Cintri Garbage Company to be Nationalized Says PM

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Re: Cintri Garbage Company to be Nationalized Says PM

Post by newkidontheblock » Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:18 pm

No trash piles nor a trash smell on the street of iRoha Hotel ...

Let the jealously stones fly ...
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Re: Cintri Garbage Company to be Nationalized Says PM

Post by lostjeremy » Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:35 pm

timmydownawell wrote:Guy in a shop on St 19 told me they had to pay $50 to Cintri and that all the other shops did as well.

I don't understand uncoupling the billing from EDC. Who is going to pay a separate $0.80 invoice? And if you don't pay it, what will happen? It's not like they can tell which is your rubbish and leave it behind. Makes sense to have it included on the EDC bill because if you don't pay it... you'll soon get an incentive.
I'm glad they did although I'm the minority. I live outside of the city and Cintri has never been within 2km of my place yet they charge 20,000R a month for trash collecting. December my bill showed I was paid up on electricity but had a 420,000R outstanding balance...all trash. I never paid it. I went to the office half dozen times, phone calls, emails, etc...they agreed Cintri doesn't service our area but couldn't figure out how to remove and stop the monthly charges. Now January bill has no trash charges on it. Looks much better.

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Re: Cintri Garbage Company to be Nationalized Says PM

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:19 pm

Cintri Workers Protest in Phnom Penh
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Cambodia News: On 28 January 2020, Cintri employees protested that they have not been paid their wages and compensation. They say that they will continue to protest in front of the Cintri Company, at # 442D Monivong Blvd, in Phnom Penh, until their demands are met.
The authorities said that the workers have the right to demonstrate, but they must not block the pavement or the road.
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Post by Duncan » Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:29 pm

CEOCambodiaNews wrote:
Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:19 pm
Cintri Workers Protest in Phnom Penh
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Cambodia News: On 28 January 2020, Cintri employees protested that they have not been paid their wages and compensation. They say that they will continue to protest in front of the Cintri Company, at # 442D Monivong Blvd, in Phnom Penh, until their demands are met.
The authorities said that the workers have the right to demonstrate, but they must not block the pavement or the road.
Well I hope the authorities tell the driver of the white Lexus in that pic to not park on the footpath.
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Re: Cintri Garbage Company to be Nationalized Says PM

Post by Doc67 » Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:30 pm

Is anyone actually paying them?

Unless you're a business with a shop front to keep clean ( yeah, ha ha) why would you bother paying an 80c bill?
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Post by John Bingham » Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:44 pm

Doc67 wrote:
Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:30 pm
Is anyone actually paying them?

Unless you're a business with a shop front to keep clean ( yeah, ha ha) why would you bother paying an 80c bill?
Sure, taking them off the EDC bill must have ruined them. Great planning, now there are piles of garbage everywhere and no sign of any replacement. When it does come along you can bet the cost of disposal will multiply.
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Post by King Keil » Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:40 pm

Hardest job in this whole country and those guys don't get paid while other people steal what they can get. Great country.
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Post by Mishmash » Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:43 pm

In my area is clean. Everyone keeps their rubbish until Cintri boys arrive and toot their horn. A certain sense of Civic Pride prevails. Even the construction piles of sand and gravel are neat and tidy.

They get Ang Pao too, and other seasonal tips .

We are grateful to the Cintri crew.
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Post by John Bingham » Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:06 am

My area was very clean a year or so back, they came by every day. Now they hardly bother picking up half the refuse and the place is a mess.
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Post by Yerg » Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:13 am

John Bingham wrote:
Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:06 am
My area was very clean a year or so back, they came by every day. Now they hardly bother picking up half the refuse and the place is a mess.
That's a real shame! :shock:
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