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The Cambodia Daily | Ministries to Help Farmers Hurt by Sugar Plantations

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Cambodian aid project partly funded by Australia led to child deaths, report finds

Cambodian aid project partly funded by Australia led to child deaths, report finds | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
A project partly funded by Australia to rebuild Cambodia’s dilapidated railway was deeply flawed, caused harm to thousands of impoverished people and contributed to the deaths of several children, an internal review has found.
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Journalists Detained for Reporting Alleged Myanmar Chemical Weapons Factory | The Irrawaddy Magazine

Journalists Detained for Reporting Alleged Myanmar Chemical Weapons Factory | The Irrawaddy Magazine | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
The Burma police force’s Special Branch make arrests Friday and Saturday after a journal publishes allegations about a Magwe military facility.
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Burma President Says Constitution Must Reflect Deals With Ethnic Groups | The Irrawaddy Magazine

Burma President Says Constitution Must Reflect Deals With Ethnic Groups | The Irrawaddy Magazine | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
President Thein Sein has urged lawmakers to ensure that any future constitutional amendments take into account the demands of ethnic rebel groups.
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Thai Government 'Lacks Interest' in Solving Burma Migrant Labor Abuse - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

Thai Government 'Lacks Interest' in Solving Burma Migrant Labor Abuse - The Irrawaddy News Magazine | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
Democratic Voice of Burma Thai Government 'Lacks Interest' in Solving Burma Migrant Labor Abuse The Irrawaddy News Magazine Another international NGO concerned about human rights, Burma Campaign UK, has accused the Thai government of indifference...
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Brunei Told New Penal Code Violates Human Rights | The Diplomat

Brunei Told New Penal Code Violates Human Rights | The Diplomat | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
Brunei's push to introduce Sharia law and deliver the extremely wealthy Muslim sultanate into legal territory more akin with Taliban thinking has been ruled incompatible with international human rights law by the International ...
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Union reps fired after strike

Union reps fired after strike | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
Despite Cambodia’s labour law forbidding employers from taking action against workers for engaging in union activity, more than 100 labour union representatives have been fired from at least 12 factories this month for encouraging workers to strike...
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Mining law to mandate community development funds

Mining law to mandate community development funds | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
A new mining law will compel the government to put a proportion of profits from the sector into a development fund so that local communities benefit from mining projects, says Minister for Mines U Myint Aung.
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Bangladesh factory owners agree to face homicide charges - CBC.ca

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Bangladesh factory owners agree to face homicide charges
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Two owners of a Bangladesh garment factory where 112 workers died in a fire two years ago surrendered on Sunday and sought bail after they were charged with homicide.
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Cambodia: Garment Factories Thwarting Unions - Human Rights Watch

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Human Rights Watch Cambodia: Garment Factories Thwarting Unions Human Rights Watch (Bangkok) – The Cambodian government should ensure that garment factories stop intimidating and threatening workers seeking to form unions and assert their labor...
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Travelindustrydeals: Pandaw Opens Up ‘Lost Burma’

Pandaw Opens Up ‘Lost Burma’ http://t.co/GCijX6Jgeb
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Burmese Arrested After Dispute With Chinese Pipeline Workers - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

Burmese Arrested After Dispute With Chinese Pipeline Workers - The Irrawaddy News Magazine | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
The Irrawaddy News Magazine Burmese Arrested After Dispute With Chinese Pipeline Workers The Irrawaddy News Magazine State-owned newspapers on Wednesday reported the incident, saying that Burmese and Chinese workers living in the same house fought...
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U.S. Calls on Cambodia to Immediately Lift its Ban on Public Demonstrations » US Mission Geneva

U.S. Calls on Cambodia to Immediately Lift its Ban on Public Demonstrations » US Mission Geneva | Business & Human Rights | Scoop.it
#Cambodia #UPR. U.S. calls for lifting of ban on demonstrations, respect for freedom of assembly + association. http://t.co/5QsLHAPxKw
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