ECONOMIC RISK: Economic Woes Spreading

April 2009
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Apr2009, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p6
Country Report
The article reports on the continuing layoffs of factory workers in Cambodia as of the year 2009. It says that landlords are reporting heavy business losses in rental income as a result of departing factory workers. In addition to the 27, garment workers who were already laid off in 2008, it notes that the Free Trade Union of the Workers of the Kingdom of Cambodia has estimated that 21,000 more were lost in the first two months of 2009 alone.


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