Phnom Penh: On July 24, 2020, the Ministry of Labor And Vocational Training announced the 15th payment of allowances to a total of 7,277 workers at 7 factories in the garment sector. The employment contract was suspended in accordance with the spirit of the Royal Government's package of measures.

According to the announcement of the Ministry of Labor, in the spirit of the first round of the government's action package, Wing Specialized Bank will send a message about The payment of government subsidies to the telephone numbers provided by the workers to the Ministry through the factory administration in the past.

This allowance will be paid in KHR and depends on the number of days of suspension of the employment contract after the completion of the soft skills training, in which the amount : 153,900 Riels or equivalent to $ 38 for suspension of employment contract for 21 days to 44 days. Separately, 307,800 Riels (US $ 76) for the suspension of the employment contract for 51 days or more.

At the same time, the Ministry reminded that Wing Specialized Bank will return this subsidy to the Royal Government if you fail to pay this subsidy. Within 10 days after receiving the phone message from Wing Specialized Bank. To pay this allowance, you need to bring your Cambodian ID card and the phone that received the message to the nearest Wing agent. Please note that you are not required to pay the service fee to Wing Agent when paying this subsidy.

In case the workers who work in these 7 factories do not receive phone calls from Wing Specialized Bank, please contact us. Add information or update your phone number to your factory administration.
The Ministry will continue to inform other factory workers about the opening of this allowance. As mentioned above, please be informed and hurry to contact this Wing agent to pay this allowance. Closest in time.