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Cambodia’s rice exports fall 15.39 percent in January

Cambodia shipped 50,450 tonnes of rice worth 39 million USD to foreign markets in January, a year-on-year decline of 15.39 percent, according to the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF).

Cambodia vows to hit back if EU revokes EBA trade status

Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on February 10 vowed to hit back if the EU decides to revoke the Everything But Arms (EBA) trade preference scheme at the upcoming European Commission meeting on February 12.

Fainting foreigner not caused by coronavirus

Cambodia's Ministry of Health on February 9 denied posts on social media that the fainting of a foreigner at the Phnom Penh International Airport was caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

Top Lao leader pays State visit to Cambodia

Party General Secretary and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith has arrived in Phnom Penh capital city, beginning his State visit to Cambodia from February 9-10.

Chinese President pledges to encourage investment in Cambodia

Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged to encourage Chinese investors to do business in Cambodia, contributing to the kingdom’s economic development.

WB: Cambodia’s economy grows fast in region

Cambodia is a fast-growing country in a slowing world, the World Bank (WB) said in its latest report.

Cambodia’s Battambang province strives to lure more tourists

Battambang province, the most well-known agriculture land of Cambodia, is attracting tourists at home and abroad with its ancient temples, French-style houses and farming ecosystem.

Cambodia hopes to retain preferential trade status with UK

The Cambodian government is hoping to retain its preferential trade status with the United Kingdom (UK) after it left the European Union (EU).

Cambodia expects to draw more investment from RoK

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on February 4 that Cambodia hopes to attract more investment from the Republic of Korea (RoK) by taking advantage of a double taxation avoidance agreement between the two countries.

CPP Central Committee holds 42nd meeting

The Central Committee of the ruling Cambodian People’s Party held the 42nd meeting of its 5th mandate at Phnom Penh’s Koh Pich centre on February 1-2.

Cambodia’s economy projected to grow 6.1 percent in 2020

The Cambodian economy is projected to expand 6.1 percent this year, lower than the growth rate of 7.1 percent recorded in 2018, due to external headwinds, said Secretary of State of Cambodia’s Ministry of Economy and Finance Vongsey Vissoth on January 30.

Vietnamese-Cambodians receive new houses after blaze last year

Three families of Vietnamese-Cambodians, whose houses were burnt down in a blaze in Phnom Penh’s Russey Keo district last year have received new houses.

Vietnamese expats in Cambodia gather for Tet celebrations

Vietnamese expatriates and businesses in Cambodia gathered at the Lunar New Year (Tet) celebrations in Phnom Penh on January 17, as the biggest Vietnamese traditional festival only about a week away.

US-ASEAN Business Council helps Cambodia diversify tourism products

The US-ASEAN Business Council will help Cambodia in managing its tourism sector, diversifying and developing tourism products through investment projects.

Governors of Cambodian provinces extend New Year greetings to Long An

Governors of Cambodia’s Svay Rieng and Prey Veng provinces on January 14 visited neighbouring Long An province of Vietnam to extend Lunar New Year greetings to local people as the Year of the Rat is approaching.

Cambodia guard official pays pre-Tet visit to Can Tho

A delegation from the Royal Cambodian Army’s High Command of Guards led by Deputy Commander, General Dieng Sarun visited the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on January 13, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

Cambodia attracts 3.6-bln-USD FDI last year

Cambodia attracted foreign direct investment (FDI) worth nearly 3.6 billion USD in 2019, up 12 percent year-on-year, an English-language daily has reported.

Late leading officer of voluntary army in Cambodia honoured

A late leading officer of the Vietnamese voluntary soldiers in Cambodia has been posthumously honoured with a Cambodian Order in recognition of his contributions to the development of the friendship between the two countries.

Joint working group on Vietnam-Cambodia border gates meets

The first-round meeting of the joint working group on Vietnam-Cambodia border gates was held in Hanoi on January 9.

Sacombank presents gifts to poor Vietnamese in Cambodia

Representatives from Sacombank Cambodia, a subsidiary of the Sai Gon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank, presented gifts to 100 needy Cambodian families of Vietnamese origin in Phnom Penh on January 8, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year festival.