PM Visits Nearly 18,000 Workers in Kandal Province

AKP Phnom Penh, November 28, 2018 —

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has held a get-together with almost 18,000 workers and employees from 12 factories and enterprises in Kandal province.

The gathering took place in Kraing Sbov village, Preah Puth commune, Kandal Stung district, this morning.

According to H.E. Ith Samheng, Minister of Labour and Vocational Training, there are in total 464 factories and enterprises in Kandal province, employing more than 155,000 workers and employees. Of the total factories and enterprises, 170 are garment and footwear factories with 137,664 workers and employees and more than US$330 million annual wage.

This is the Premier’s 59th meeting with workers and employees since Aug. 20, 2017.

By C. Nika