Cambodia expects trade with Vietnam to cross $10 bn by 2022 end: PM

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.

Cambodia’s GDP expected to grow at 5% in 2022: NBC report

The Cambodian economy is likely to grow at around 5 per cent this year.

Donaco’s Star Vegas casino in Cambodia to resume operations

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.

Cambodia’s exports rise by 34.5% YoY in Jan-May 2022

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.

Vietnam-Cambodia waterway connection draws mixed response

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.

Exclusive comment: Cambodia workers strike at Adidas shoe factory

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.

Cambodia clears 4 textile projects, total 72 approved in Jan-May

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.

EuroCham in Cambodia urges garment factories to switch to solar power

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.

Cambodia creates new snarls as it tries to untangle its internet mess

Fears grow that cheap and fast access could suffer under regulatory crackdown.

Cambodian beer named after Hindu monkey god Hanuman riles Indians

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.

Cambodia’s reopened Siem Reap sets its sights on a ‘quality’ tourist resurgence

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.

Cambodia’s microloan sector under scrutiny as poor drown in debt

International Finance Corporation’s watchdog is probing claims loans aimed at hard up are harming communities.

Big C bags Cambodia’s Kiwi Mart

Big C Supercenter Plc, a leading retail operator in Thailand, has acquired Kiwi Mart -- a convenience store chain in Cambodia.

CKFTA offers opportunities for Cambodia’s downstream processing sector

The Cambodia-South Korea Free Trade Agreement can help boost Cambodian exports of garments, textiles and footwear to South Korea.

Myanmar, Cambodia expedite talks on two trade cooperation deals

Citing low bilateral trade volume, Myanmar and Cambodia are expediting talks on two draft agreements to raise trade cooperation.

Cambodian minister ‘believes’ full reconciliation with US to come (video)

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.

International fashion brands join LABS initiative in Cambodia

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.

$1.3 bn spent to aid Cambodia’s industrial development policy

Cambodia has spent nearly $1.3 billion to diversify its manufacturing industries.

Seven SEA transport ministers pledge to urgently restore regional air travel

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.

Is Cambodia’s Government Ready to Tackle the Problems in Its Microfinance Sector?

Phnom Penh’s attempts to relieve its worsening rural debt crisis are yet to have the intended effects.

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