Party campaigned on subsidy plan, which analysts now say has become a spectacular failure.
Representatives of nine unions met together have made seven resolutions to seek better conditions and wages for workers in Cambodia’s factories.
Meanwhile, international buyers say they want improved conditions for workers, who should also be allowed to assembly and collectively bargain.
With no language, little understanding and hardly any external help, being deaf in Cambodia is like being locked in a prison.
Members of the Kuoy hill tribe say they want the companies, Rui Feng and Lan Feng, to relinquish some 7,000 hectares of land that where granted by the government as part of 18,000 hectares in concessions.
Local human rights workers say the Australian and New Zealand-backed bank ANZ Royal has been financing a sugar plantation connected to forced evictions and other rights violations.
Demonstrations turned violent on Jan. 2 and Jan. 3, ending in a shooting by police that left at least four people dead and nearly 40 injured.
Opportunities to see gibbons in the wild are extremely rare but now an eco-tourism initiative in Cambodia is offering tourists a chance to see them up close.
A federation of international trade unions from 161 countries is calling for the Cambodian government to release workers arrested in violent protests earlier this month.
Garment exports account for some $5 billion annually, but workers say they cannot live on the current minimum wage of $80 per month.
Cambodia has banned anti-government demonstrators from holding protests after deadly clashes with police that left at least four people dead.