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  1. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prakas On Determination of Categories of Occupations and Jobs Prohibited for Foreigners (MoLVT No: 360/19 K.B/Br.K K.B.K). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2019-08-28 | KHM-2019-R-108888

  2. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Ministry of Interior and Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training Notification on the Obligation to Make Work Permit and Employment Cards for Foreigners of Owner of Enterprise/Establishment, Casino and Foreigners Who Come to Invest or Carry Out Any Occupation in the Kingdom of Cambodia (MoI & MoLVT Notification No. 188 S.Ch.N.). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-02-22 | KHM-2018-M-106573

  3. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No 15 of 2016, ratifying an agreement on the regulation of the employment of Cambodian Manpower in Qatar between the governments of Qatar and Cambodia, which was signed in Doha on May 9, 2011. - Legislation Online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2017-02-12 | Date of entry into force: 2016-02-23 | QAT-2017-R-105411

    Qatar and Cambodia governments ratified and agreement that regulates the employment of Cambodian Manpower in Qatar.

  4. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prakas of the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training No. 196 KB/Kr.K on the Use of Foreign Workforce. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-08-20 | KHM-2014-R-96887

  5. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Joint Prakas of the Ministry of the Interior and the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training No. 2662 Br.K on Inspection of Foreign Workforce in the Kingdom of Cambodia . - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-07-16 | KHM-2014-R-96889

  6. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Anu-Kret on Procedure for Recognition as a Refugee or Providing Asylum Rights to Foreigners in the Kingdom of Cambodia (No. 224). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2009-12-17 | KHM-2009-R-89835

    Determines the procedure for the granting of asylum and refugee status in the country.

  7. Cambodia - Migrant workers - International agreement

    Memorandum of Understanding between Cambodia and Thailand on cooperation in the employment of workers. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-05-31 | INT-2003-IA-93356

    The Governments of Cambodia and Thailand have agreed to take all necessary measures to ensure the following:
    1. Proper procedures for the employment of workers
    2. Effective repatriation of workers, who have completed terms and conditions of employment or are deported by relevant authorities of the other party before completion of the terms and conditions of their employment to their permanent address;
    3. Due protection of workers to ensure that there is no loss of the rights and protection of workers and that they receive the rights that they are entitled to;
    4. Protection of, and effective action against, illegal border crossings, trafficking of illegal workers and illegal employment of workers.

    The MoU then sets out the competent authorities that are to implement the MoU, i.e. the Minister of Social Affairs, Labor, Vocational Training and Youth Rehabilitation of Cambodia and the Minister of Labor of Thailand. The text provides that the parties will ensure that "workers enjoy protection in accordance with the provisions in domestic laws" (article 17) and that "workers of both parties are entitled to wage and other benefits due for local workers based on the principles of non-discrimination and equality of sex, race and religion" (article 18). Furthermore, "any dispute between workers and employers relating to employment shall be settled by the authorized agency according to the laws and regulations in the employing country" (article 19).

  8. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Royal Kram NS/RKM/1096/30 Nationality. - Laws and Regulations online Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1996-10-09 | KHM-1996-L-86094

    This law has an objective to determine the Khmer nationality/citizenship for those persons who fulfill the conditions under this law and who are living on the territory of the Kingdom of Cambodia or abroad.

  9. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Anu-Kret on formalities of application for authorization to enter, exit and reside in Kingdom of Cambodia (No. 30 ANK). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1996-06-21 | KHM-1996-R-63400

    Deals with certain aspects of immigration into Cambodia. Divided into 4 parts. Part 1 contains general provisions. Part 2 regulates formalities of application for entry into Kingdom of Cambodia. Part 3 deals with residence, labour, entry and exit. Part 4 provides for removal of status of immigrant alien. Part 5 contains final provisions. Available in English and French.

  10. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prakas on the issuance of travel document and laissez-passer, 1995 (No. 554). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995-11-10 | KHM-1995-R-64044

    Provides for two kinds of travel documents: (a) travel documents, which are approved for immigrant investors, their spouses, and dependents who are duly authorised by the Council for the Development of Cambodia; (b) laissez-passer, which are approved for immigrant investors, their spouses, and dependents who are recognised by the Minister of Interior as immigrants.

  11. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prakas on the management of foreigners work permit, 1995 (No. 555). - English translation

    Adoption: 1995-11-10 | KHM-1995-R-64046

    Makes provision for two types of work permit for foreigners: (a) temporary work permit. These are issued to staff and management specialists, technical staff, skilled workers, and service providers and other workers. (b) Permanent work permits. These are granted to foreign immigrants duly recognised by the Interior Ministry, and foreign investors, spouses and dependants duly recognised by the Council for the Development of Cambodia.

  12. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Anu-Kret on export of Khmer labour to work overseas (No. 57). - English translation Act on-line

    Adoption: 1995-07-20 | KHM-1995-R-63397

    Authorizes export of Khmer labour to work overseas. Responsibility lies with Ministry of Social Welfare, Labour and Veteran Affairs. Khmer worker of both sexes 18 years or older may apply to work overseas. Also regulates obligations of recruiting company and minimum content of labour contract. Available in English and French.

  13. Cambodia - Migrant workers - Law, Act

    Royal Kram on Immigration. - English translations

    Adoption: 1994-09-22 | KHM-1994-L-63406

    Deals with various aspects of immigration into Cambodia. Divided into 7 parts. Part 1 contain general provisions. Part 2 deals with non-immigrant aliens, Part 3 with immigrant aliens, and Part 4 with immigrant aliens as private investors. Part 5 provides for penalties; Part 6 for expulsion. Part 7 contains final provisions. Available in English and French.


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