Insights / Updates

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Increase in the Minimum Wage for 2018 for Textile, Garment and Footwear Industries

Starting from 1 January 2018, the minimum wage for workers / employees in the textile, garment and footwear industries will be increased from the current rate of US$ 153 (one hundred and fifty three US dollars) per month to US$170 (one hundred and seventy US dollars) per month.

Change in Contribution Obligation of Employers and Employees for Social Security Scheme – “Health Care Scheme”

On 26 August 2017, the Royal Government of Cambodia issued Sub-Decree No. 140 to amend the contribution obligation of employers and employees for social security scheme – health care scheme.

NBC: New Provisions on Management of Payment Service Provider

On 14 June 2017, the National Bank of Cambodia issued Prakas on Management of Payment Service Provider to manage and set out legal procedures on licensing application for legal entities that provide payment services in Cambodia.