MLVT Reminds Strict Compliance with Law against Forced Labour and Child Labour
On 12 October 2018, the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (“MLVT”) issued announcement No. 034/18 MLVT.A (“Announcement”) in relation to forced labour and child labour. Through the Announcement, the MLVT informs the owners and directors of factories, enterprises, institutions, brick handicrafts and other businesses that forced labour and child labour were not found during the labour inspection. They are also reminded through this Announcement that they must strictly comply with labour requirements and child labour prohibition as set forth by the Labour Law and other relevant Prakas(s).
Calculation of Seniority Payment
On 21 September 2018, the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training issued Prakas No. 443 MoLVT on the Calculation of Seniority Payment (“Prakas”). The Prakas applies to all enterprises, establishments and persons governed by the Cambodian Labour Law. Seniority payment is applicable to undetermined-duration employment contracts only.
Payment of Wages
On 21 September 2018, the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training issued Prakas No. 442 MoLVT on Wage Payment requiring all enterprises and establishments governed by the Cambodian Labour Law to pay wages to their workers/employees twice a month starting from January 2019.
NCLMUP Further Instructs on Management of Construction Sites in Preah Sihanouk Province
On 18 September 2018, the president of National Committee for Land Management and Urban Planning ("NCLMUP") issued Letter No. 2255 LMUPC/NCLM on Additional Instruction on Management of All Types of Construction Sites in Preah Sihanouk Province to the governor of Preah Sihanouk Province, setting out requirements on all types of construction sites.
Mechanisms for Wastewater Treatment Reservoir, Toilet Reservoir and Sewer System for All Constructions in Preah Sihanouk Province
On 18 September 2018, the president of National Committee for Management and Development of Cambodian Beach issued Letter No. 2256 LMUPC/NCMDCB instructing and setting out mechanisms for wastewater treatment reservoir, toilet reservoir, sewer system for all constructions of any residential building, commercial building, service building, hotel, restaurant and factory.
The Government approves Preah Sihanouk Province Land Use Master Plan
On 13 June 2018, the Royal Government of Cambodia issued Sub-Decree No. 81 SD.P implementing Land Use Master Plan of Preah Sihanouk Province.
The Government approves Battambong Province Land Use Master Plan
On 13 June 2018, the Royal Government of Cambodia issued Sub-Decree No. 80 SD.P implementing Land Use Master Plan of Battambong Province.
Drawing of Location Required for Transfer of Unregistered Immovable Properties
On 16 August 2018, the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction issued Letter No. 1974 LMUPC to the municipal and all provincial halls around the country regarding the requirement of drawing of location for the transfer of possessory rights of unregistered immovable properties.
Urging for a Completion of Establishing of Cadastral Index Map
The Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction has issued a letter requesting to inspect, follow up, and urge the cadastral offices of City and District/Khan to complete the establishing of cadastral index maps