Cambodians work for starvation saleries

“Jobbar för svältlöner” todays newsheader in Aftonbladet.se says. It means “Working for starvation salaries”. The article is about Cambodians that are working for starvation salaries at textile factories. According to the webb-tv clip there have been masses of 250 people passing out within 2 days. The textile workers complain that they do not get water to drink enough.

On top of this they make a salary of 3 SEK per hour. The government has decided the salaries in the country. HM says that they have collective agreements and they follow the rules made by the government there. They do that since it’s about politics that decide the competitiveness of Cambodia. HM also says to improve things over there we odd to shop from Cambodia.

Source 20121024:

http://www.aftonbladet.se/webbtv/nyheter/tv/article15660991.ab

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