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Cambodia’s rice export to China up 45 pct in 10 months

Cambodia exported 184,844 tons of milled rice to China during the first 10 months of 2019, up 45 percent over the same period last year, said an official report released on Wednesday.

Cambodia attracts 1.86 mln Chinese tourists in first 9 months, up 29.4 pct

Cambodia welcomed 1.86 million Chinese tourists during the first nine months of 2019, up 29.4 percent over the same period last year, said a Tourism Ministry report released on Wednesday.

Lao grid extended to deliver electricity to Cambodia

State-run energy giant Electricite du Laos (EDL), on behalf of the Lao government, has completed more than 80 percent of a power grid extension that will deliver electricity to a Cambodian transmission line on the border of the two neighbors.

Cambodia celebrates 66th anniversary of independence from French rule

Cambodia commemorated the 66th anniversary of the declaration of Independence Day from the French colonial rule on Saturday.

Direct flight links world heritage sites in China, Cambodia

A direct air route will be launched on Dec. 9 between Dunhuang city, northwest China's Gansu Province, and Cambodia's Siem Reap, a local airport said Saturday.

Cambodian parliament ratifies double taxation avoidance pact with China’s Hong Kong

The Cambodian parliament on Monday ratified an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income that the country had signed with China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).

Cambodia attracts 4.81 mln foreign tourists in first 9 months, up 10 pct

Cambodia received 4.81 million international visitors in the first nine months of 2019, up 10 percent over the same period last year, Tourism Minister Thong Khon told Xinhua on Monday.

Hosts Cambodia beats Northern Mariana Islands 9-0 in AFC U-19 Championship 2020 qualifiers

Hosts Cambodia defeated the Northern Mariana Islands 9-0 in their Group G second match of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-19 Championship 2020 qualifiers here Monday.

China, Cambodia agree to further grow ties

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen met here on Sunday and agreed to expand cooperation to bring the two countries' relations to a higher level.

Cassava eyed for boosting Cambodia’s economy, poverty reduction: UN study

Cassava, the second largest agricultural crop in Cambodia after rice, could have substantially social and economic gains if it receives the right level of public commitment and investment, said a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s study released on Friday.

Authorities in Cambodia’s border province to hold anti-riot training before exiled former opposition leader’s...

Security forces in the Cambodian border province of Banteay Meanchey will conduct an anti-riot training on Friday before the planned return of self-exiled former opposition leader Sam Rainsy.

ADB to provide 89 mln USD to Cambodia for improving water supply, financial sector...

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday signed two agreements to provide 89 million U.S. dollars to Cambodia for improving rural areas' water supply and the country's financial sector development, said an ADB statement.

Cambodia marks 15th anniversary of King’s coronation with fireworks

Fireworks lit up the sky on Tuesday night over the Tonle Sap River in front of the Royal Palace to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni's coronation.

Cambodian fragrant rice to shine at upcoming China Int’l Import Expo in Shanghai

Cambodian fragrant rice will be the kingdom's main product to be exhibited at the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai early next month, a commerce spokesman and a rice chief said.

Hungarian president to pay state visit to Cambodia

Hungarian President Janos Ader will pay the first state visit to Cambodia on Oct. 27-30 at the invitation of the country's King, Norodom Sihamoni, according to a Cambodian foreign ministry's statement on Friday.

Cambodia arrests 2 Thai women with 27.3 kg of illicit drugs

Cambodian authorities have arrested two Thai women with 27.3 kilograms of illicit drugs, the National Police reported on Friday.

Cambodia sees success in conserving rare Mekong river dolphins: conservationist group

Cambodia has seen success in conserving the Mekong's critically endangered river dolphins, said a World Wildlife Fund (WWF)-Cambodia's statement on Thursday.

Cambodia’s rubber export up 23 pct in 9 months

Cambodia exported 173,072 tons of dry rubber in the first nine months of 2019, up 23 percent over the same period last year, according to a General Directorate of Rubber report released on Thursday.

International boxing program MAS Fight brought to Cambodia for 1st time

A Cambodian television station, Town Full HDTV, said on Tuesday that it had reached an agreement with MAS Fight to bring an international boxing program to Cambodia.

Cambodia arrests 4 men with 40 kg of illicit drugs

Cambodian authorities have arrested three local men and a Thai national with 40 kg of crystal methamphetamine in central Kampong Thom province, the National Police reported on its website on Wednesday.