Cambodia has taken a heavy hit from the economic crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Firms are staring at cancelled orders, causing job losses.
Cambodians are said to hold the world’s highest average amount of microfinance institution loans, totalling US$3,804 per capita.
While the nation’s economy grew by 7% in 2019, it is projected to shrink by as much as 5.5% this year.
In full: https://www.thestar.com.my/business/business-news/2020/08/31/cambodia-fights-covid-19-its-way