Court cases continue to hang over union leaders’ heads

Union leader Pav Sina speaks to media in front of the Phnom Penh Municipal Court, Picture taken on April 21, 2016. CamboJA/ Panha Chhorpoan

A number of union leaders have decried the fact that a spate of legal cases continue to hang over their heads despite pressure from Prime Minister Hun Sen to move the cases to trial or else drop charges.

U.S. delays reauthorization of GSP, tariffs now applicable on Cambodian travel goods

A woman walk pass suitcase shop in Phnom Penh on January 9, 2021. Travel goods exports will be tariffed till the U.S reauthorizes the GSP program. Panha Chhorpoan

The expiration of the United States’ generalized scheme of preference on December 31 would affect importers and buyers of Cambodia’s travel goods until its reauthorization, according to a garment manufacturing trade body.