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Latest News Wires Mass faintings: Dozens fall ill in Cambodian garment factories

Mass faintings: 118 employees passed out at work on Thursday at textile factories in Phnom Penh. The garment industry earns Cambodia more than $5 billion a year in revenue and employs some 600,000 people.

By Prak Chan ThulReuters / April 3, 2014

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Dozens of garment workers have fallen sick this week at factories in Cambodia, including two that produce clothing for sportswear groups Puma SE and Adidas, workers and the companies said on Thursday.