TITLE

Labour Market Threatens Long-Term Development

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Aug2008, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of the economic conditions of Cambodia. It states that the increase of unemployment in the country threatens to be a major obstacle for the country's government over the medium-to-long term. Moreover, it notes that the country's labour force revealed that 70% are engaged in subsistence agriculture while 265,000 people are employed in the garment industry. Further, it forecasts that the shortage of education will inhibit the country's long-term development.
ACCESSION #
33160042

 

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