Cambodia supports border provinces’ quarantine of migrant workers World

Cambodia supports border provinces’ quarantine of migrant workers

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has decided to allocate an additional 800 million riel (196,000 USD) and 200 million riel to Oddar Meanchey and Battambang provinces, respectively, to prepare, supply and maintain quarantine accommodations for Cambodian workers returning from Thailand.
Remittance flows to ASEAN fall in Quarter 2 ASEAN

Remittance flows to ASEAN fall in Quarter 2

The amount of money migrant workers in the ASEAN bloc sent home fell in the second quarter of the year amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, in a worrying sign for household incomes and local economies, according to the latest report from the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO).
AICHR convenes second Special Meeting this year ASEAN

AICHR convenes second Special Meeting this year

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened its second Special Meeting via video conference from November 23 to 25, the last official meeting chaired by Vietnam in its capacity as AICHR Chair 2020.