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  • Labour minister urges increase in training

    Minister of Labour and Vocational Training Ith Samheng requested that employers and relevant parties increase attention to the development of human resources, the labour market and social protections, in order to contribute to the sustainable development of the country.

  • Human rights award ‘not a legal defence’ say foreign affairs ministry

    A statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said a US State Department human rights award should be given to a person who advocates for peace, national harmony and reconciliation, not a lawbreaker.

Increased investment requires Commercial Court, say experts

Ministry of Justice secretary of state Chiv Songhak explained why a commercial court is now necessary in Cambodia. He said an increase in international trade and investment –...

ACMF introduces ASEAN SLB Standards

The ASEAN Capital Markets Forum (ACMF) – under the Chairmanship of the Securities and Exchange Regulator of Cambodia – on October 28, 2022 introduced the ASEAN Sustainability-...

Nearly 50 states join Kun Khmer Federation, all set for training

In a little over a week, the Kun Khmer International Federation (KKIF) has accepted membership requests from 20 new nations, in addition to the exiting 29. The sudden influx of...

States can greatly benefit from UPR while promoting and protecting human rights

The Universal Periodic Review (UPR), since its inception in 2008, has proved as one of the most satisfying and successful Human Rights Council (HRC) bodies and UN human rights mechanisms.