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China bags Cambodian airport contract in blow to French operator

State-owned MCC lands $400m construction deal for new gateway in Phnom Penh.

Beijing-friendly Cambodia and Laos pushed out to ASEAN’s fringe

China's rise exacerbates Southeast Asian bloc's inherent tensions, experts say.

Cambodia debuts digital currency as emerging countries lead charge

Emerging countries have begun formally issuing digital currencies ahead of the world's major economies, in an attempt to expand access to financial services and shore up confidence in their own currencies.

Cambodia cools on dog meat as COVID puts Asia on disease alert

Bans in Siem Reap, China and India raise hopes for healthier, more humane future.

Cambodia floods put spotlight on risk of trading lakes for land

Poor planning in rush to develop worsens damage from climate change.

China and Cambodia sign FTA on heels of EU sanctions

With few details released, deal could be more symbolic than practical.

Cambodia naval base set to undergo China-led expansion

Washington fears shift as US-funded buildings seen demolished.

Cambodia’s garment industry finds temporary relief in US

Rise in wide range of exports helps offsets loss of EU trade privileges.

Hun Sen cracks down on Cambodia’s slow boiling pot of dissent

Authorities step up campaign of repression as economy reels from COVID fallout.

Can Cambodia fill the gap left by EU sanctions with China FTA?

Rivalry between Beijing and the West comes to a head in Mekong Valley

Chinese resort developer in Cambodia hit with US sanctions

The U.S. Treasury on Tuesday imposed sanctions on China's Union Development Group, the company behind the controversial Dara Sakor tourism development on Cambodia's coast.

Cambodia plans China-style internet firewall

'National internet gateway' includes 'censorship angle' that alarms NGOs.

Cambodia loses EU trade privileges as it rushes FTA with China

Sanctions will hit nation's $10 billion garment and footwear sector.

Cambodia’s shift to coal power riles global brands

Move is out of step with Vietnam's enthusiastic embrace of renewables

Dutch bank weighs investment in Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar Fund

FMO's COVID follow-on reserves targeted with $1.4m commitment.

Cambodia set for mall glut as foreign and local projects pile up

Doubts grow over whether fragile middle class can support rapid boom in retail space.

Hun Sen to Cambodian banks: Seize property if borrowers won’t pay

PM's comments follow opposition leader Sam Rainsy's call for passive resistance.

Cambodia garment factories call for wage cuts as pandemic bites

Unions reject appeal to government for temporary 'flexibility' on legal minimum pay.

Employees demand Cambodian casino Naga pay furloughed staff

Employees of Cambodia's NagaWorld are protesting after they say the casino, one of the most profitable in the world, stopped paying wages for furloughed staff.

Cambodia rolls out online business registration to slash red tape

New system promises to cut time needed to start a company to just 8 days.