Some 150M USD brought home annually by Cambodians working abroad.
According to VOA, last year the figure of Cambodians working legally abroad was amounted more than 130,000 people, among whom some 10,000 of them worked in South Korea.
Below are the numbers – by destinations.
- Some 100,000 workers to Thailand,
- Some 20,000 to Malaysia,
- Some 10,000 to South Korea, and
- About 100 to Japan.
There’s no figure for those illegally working in elsewhere.