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Traffic in Sihanoukville on January 21, 2021. (Tran Techseng/VOD)

Four Workers Dead After Fall at Construction Site

Four construction workers are dead and another has been hospitalized with serious injuries after a cable on their lift snapped, causing them to fall from the 15th story of a building, a police official said.

Workers protest at the Hui W Travel Agent construction site in Phnom Penh’s Pur Senchey district on July 20, 2021. (Supplied)

Phnom Penh Construction Workers Protest Over Late Payments

Around 30 construction workers protested at the Hui W Travel Agent construction site — a firm connected to Chinese payment service Huione — after they were not paid salaries, with a resolution reached hours later.