Cambodia expects its trade with Vietnam to cross $10 billion by the end of 2022 as bilateral trade for the first five months of this year reached more than $5 billion.
The Cambodian economy is likely to grow at around 5 per cent this year.
ASX-listed Donaco International Limited says it will recommence casino operations this Saturday 18 June, almost 14 months since closing its doors due to COVID-19.
The country exported $9,412.3 million worth of goods in the January-May period, a 34.5 per cent rise over the same period last year.
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A water link connecting Vietnam’s Phu Quoc island with the Cambodian coast may be a hit with regional tourists but may prove to be a damp squib with Western markets, industry experts predict.
The Clean Clothes Campaign has revealed union leaders were arrested following a strike by Cambodian garment workers at an Adidas shoe factory last week allegedly due to poor working conditions.
The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) late last month approved four textile-related projects worth about $17 million that are expected to create 4,990 jobs.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia recently called for quicker adoption of renewable energy and rooftop solar panels by garment firms to raise their competitiveness.
Fears grow that cheap and fast access could suffer under regulatory crackdown.
The Hanuman Premium Lager hit the market months ago but came to attention in India after a Twitter user drew attention to promotional materials placed outside a shop.
The gateway to Angkor Wat aims to triple its foreign tourist arrivals in 15 years, with a particular focus on ensuring rural communities share in the wealth.
International Finance Corporation’s watchdog is probing claims loans aimed at hard up are harming communities.
The Cambodia-South Korea Free Trade Agreement can help boost Cambodian exports of garments, textiles and footwear to South Korea.
Citing low bilateral trade volume, Myanmar and Cambodia are expediting talks on two draft agreements to raise trade cooperation.
FRANCE 24 interviewed Kao Kim Hourn, Cambodia's minister delegate to Prime Minister Hun Sen, from the World Economic Forum in Davos. Hourn said he believes a full reconciliation with the US will occur.
The Initiative will operate in all major hubs of Cambodia including Phnom Penh, Kandal, Kampong Cham, Kampong Chhnang, Kampong Speu, and Takeo and is expected to benefit approximately 206,000 workers in 2022.
Cambodia has spent nearly $1.3 billion to diversify its manufacturing industries.
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Transport ministers from seven South-East Asian countries pledged on Tuesday to work closely to urgently rebuild and restore air travel, as the region looks to capitalise on the reopening of borders to boost recovery.
Almost 1,200 businesses closed down and 22,000 tourism related jobs were lost as of May this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic in Cambodia.