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Cambodia: Some garment factories cancel overtime work amid uncertainty over impacts of EBA decision and the Covid-19
Author: Sovuthy Khy, CamboJA
"Garment factories cut overtime hours for workers", 27 February 2020...
Author: Mode in Textile by ifth
« Durabilité: les entreprises pointées pour leur manque de transparence », 25 février 2020...
UK retailers announce package of support to drive responsible recruitment of workers in global supply chains
Author: Responsible Recruitment Toolkit
"PRESS RELEASE: Retailers unite in mission to drive the responsible recruitment of workers in global supply chains", 25 February 2020...
"Gujarat: Three Dead in Blaze in Garment Label Factory in Ahmedabad", 22 February 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: Health & safety in the workplace
India: Reports reveal women garment workers trapped in hostels, physically abused & sexually harassed
Author: Kavita Krishnan, The Print
“Phones seized, abused, hit: What women in Karnataka & Tamil Nadu’s garment factories endure”, 18 February 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: Gender, Business & Human Rights
Cambodia: European Branded Clothing Alliance urges Cambodian govt. to address human rights violations & EC to track progress with clear roadmap & timeline
Author: European Branded Clothing Alliance
"Statement on European Commission's Cambodia Decision", 13 February 2020...
- Related stories: Cambodia: EU partially withdraws trade preferences over rights concerns; stakeholders respond
- Related companies: European Branded Clothing Alliance
India: As Chinese business is disrupted, Indian garment factories see opportunity to revive industry
Author: Sonali Verma, Hindustan Times
"In China’s health crisis, Gurugram garment makers sense opportunity", 16 February 2020...
Cambodia: 20 business associations issue a joint letter expressing regret over European Commission's partial EBA withdrawal decision but commit to work closely with brands
Author: European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia & others
"Press Release: The Cambodian Private Sector Regrets the Decision by the European Commission to Partially Withdraw Preference Granted to the Kingdom of Cambodia under Everything but Arms Arrangement", 14 February 2020...
Cambodia: Adidas, H&M, & others review their business & investment strategies and implications of EC's partial EBA withdrawal decision
Author: Shaun Turton, Nikkei Asian Review
"Fashion brands weigh Cambodia strategy after EU curbs trade", 14 February 2020...
Cambodia: Fair Wear, Ethical Trading Initiative & 5 other NGOs urge Cambodian govt. to address issues of human & labor rights violations
Author: Fair Wear & Others
"EU: ‘We partially and temporarily suspend preferential tariffs for the Government of Cambodia’: International community urges Cambodian government to take action", 14 February 2020...