Microfinance Opportunities studied female workers in the apparel industries in India, Cambodia and Bangladesh for a year.
With more than half-a-million Rohingya fleeing Myanmar, the humanitarian crisis also affects Bangladesh.
Marks & Spencer, H&M applaud institute as a solution to address the Southeast Asian country’s competitiveness.
Employment fell in Cambodia’s garment sector despite a 7.2 percent increase in exports in 2016, the study found.
Fake products were labeled as Pantene, Head & Shoulders and Schwarzkopf.
A U.N. study forecasts continued strong economic growth in the three countries over the next few years.
The Chinese-owned factory produces jeans for Levi Strauss, among others.
Featuring 10 designers over three nights last week, PPDW showcased the emerging talents of Cambodia.
Sales of black clothing peaked over the weekend in Thailand as people rushed out to purchase mourning attire for the death of their beloved king.
Gap Inc., Puma, Adidas, H&M and Levi’s were among brands meeting to address the growing problem.
The employers’ association has proposed $144.20 as the new monthly minimum wage, below what the unions are seeking.
Cambodia will be able to export these products without having to pay taxes as part of the Generalized System of Preferences.
Panelists discussed Cambodia’s often-contentious relationship between the government, employers and workers.