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Hong Lai Huat unit to buy Cambodia land plot for US$22.5m

A wholly-owned subsidiary of real estate and agriculture firm Hong Lai Huat Group on Friday entered into an agreement with Lao Channara to acquire a plot of land in Phnom Penh for mixed-use property development for a purchase price of US$22.5 million.

Oxley: Multi-stage handovers are common; official go-ahead given for this for Cambodia project

Multi-stage handovers for mixed developments are common in Cambodia and Singapore, and Oxley Holdings's subsidiary adopted the process in August for its project called The Peak with regulatory permission, the property developer said in a clarification announcement filed on the Singapore Exchange website on Friday night.

CMLV garment industry expected to be a coronavirus casualty

The regional textile industry has come under near-term threat from the global Covid-19 outbreak, especially for key producer Cambodia.

Hong Lai Huat inks MOU for livestock, seed production in Cambodia

Mainboard-listed real estate and agriculture firm Hong Lai Huat Group has inked a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Denmark-based farm equipment supplier Skiold.

NagaCorp gains green light to reopen Cambodian casino business

Gaming and leisure player NagaCorp has gained approval from the Cambodian authorities to reopen its casino businesses in the country, said the company, which has issued debt securities on the Singapore Exchange, in a Sunday bourse filing.

Cambodia, Myanmar, Vietnam to gain most from apparel shifts: Report

Cambodia, Myanmar, and Vietnam are among the Asian countries poised to gain most from shifts in apparel manufacturing, according to a Fitch Solutions July 13 report.

Oxley unit starts legal proceedings against ex-contractor of Cambodia project

Oxley Holdings' subsidiary, Oxley Gem (Cambodia), on April 1 commenced formal legal proceedings in Singapore against its former contractor Sino Great Wall Engineering (SGW).

Cambodia’s urban goals run into challenge of building Angkor Wat 2.0

It wants to build 'smart' and 'liveable' cities to draw investment, talent and boost the economy, but lacks funds and coherent strategy.

Cambodia Construction Soars Following 2018 Major Slump

Following a major drop in the first four months of 2018, Cambodia's construction sector strengthened in the first quarter of this year. Industry experts believe strong figures were driven largely by commercial projects.

Cambodians Are Embracing Cashless Payments At Remarkable Pace

A global leader in digital payments Visa Inc. said in its Cambodia's Visa Consumer Payment Attitudes report released on Thursday that the Cambodians are some of the most prepared citizens in terms of adopting cashless payments.

Cambodia Hands Out Halal Certification Under Strict Food Safety Rules

Cambodia is taking the Halal sector seriously as it rolled out certification for food business under strict food safety rules. 39 out of around 60 applying companies received certification following official inspections.

Robust growth prospects but prominent risks for Cambodia: Moody’s

Cambodia is expected "to see continued robust growth, although risks are prominent", said Moody's Investors Service in a May 10 update.

Amro Expects ASEAN+3 Slowdown This Year, Cambodia To Feel The Heat

In its latest regional annual report, the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (Amro) said it is expecting to see a slight slump among in the region including the three tech giants South Korea, Japan, and China.

Cambodia Calls On Promising Business Start-Ups For Incubation Program

Business groups in Cambodia are uniting to provide training for promising start-ups in the country in a bid to help new entrepreneurs prepare themselves for the market.

Want To Visit A New Historical Asian Landmark? Choose Cambodia’s Anglong Veng

Since the very first day that the Cambodian government opened Anlong Veng, a district in Oddar Meanchey that lies on Vietnam's border, to the public, more and more tourists are getting attracted to the place.

Cambodia’s bid to be ‘New Macau’ stirs old wounds

A businessman leaves a smoky room US$1,500 poorer from a game of baccarat at a casino in Sihanoukville - an increasingly common scene in the Cambodian beach town as it becomes a honey pot for Chinese gamblers and investors at a pace that is worrying marginalised locals.

Most South-east Asians wary of China’s regional rise: Survey

South-east Asia’s former imperial and colonial masters are now the region’s most trusted major powers, according to a new poll from Singapore’s Iseas-Yusof Ishak Institute.

Markets in Cambodia cheer first bond issue

Long-awaited listing lifts local firms' hopes of following suit to raise funds.

Hong Lai Huat calls off S$15.7m sale of hotel in Cambodia project

Hong Lai Huat's S$15.7 million sale of a hotel at its D'Seaview project in Sihanoukville, Cambodia has been terminated after the buyer did not make full payment.

Cambodia is primed and open for business

The ruling party's pro-business stance, the nation's burgeoning middle-class consumer market and its sizeable working age population are big draws.