A major airport project funded by China in Cambodia in India's eastern neighbourhood has been stalled as the Chinese company that was given the contract has allegedly run out of funds.
Supporting the idea of ‘green economic or investment zones’ in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen recently said his country is ready to host the first of its kind hub.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (EuroCham) recently called for a ‘green’ national economy in the country and urged the government to remove solar power tariffs and fully implement renewable energy projects.
Cambodia can digitally upskill its workforce and adopt technologies all it wants, but it won’t ever reach its potential as a top tourist destination if it doesn't invest in creative digital marketing campaigns to match.
The latest range in negotiations for next year's monthly minimum wage for Cambodia’s textile-related sectors is expected to rise to just below $200, the labour and vocational training ministry recently said.
This special Workers of the World report from The Real News takes an inside look at the evolving labor struggle of workers at NagaWorld.
A total of 112 new manufacturing units opened in Cambodia during the first seven months of this year, while another 47 closed down, according to the ministry of industry, science, technology, and innovation.
Cambodia’s international trade rose to $32.82 billion between January and July this year, a year-on-year (YoY) rise of 21.3 per cent.
The import of textiles and apparel by the US continues to grow at high rate and it rose by 30.97 per cent to $66.308 billion in the first six months of 2022, compared to $50.626 billion in the same period of 2021.
Rampant development turns seaside jewel into mess of unfinished casinos and condos.
Cambodia has some 17.8 million Internet subscribers, exceeding the country's total population of 16 million because many people have subscribed to more than one Internet service, Minister of Post and Telecommunications Chea Vandeth said on Thursday.
Cambodia’s National Bank in its first half report has projected the inflation rate to decline to 3.2 per cent in the second half (H2) this year after rising to 6.5 per cent in the first half due to rising fuel prices, disruptions in the global supply chain and a recovery in domestic demand.
The Cambodian ministry of economy and finance in its mid-year assessment recently projected the country’s economy to grow at 5.4 per cent.
Cambodia’s economic growth this year will receive impetus from global growth recovery and a rapid resumption in economic activity, and will be backed by the garment, tourism, agriculture and construction sectors, the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) said.
Apparel industry experts tell Just Style Cambodia and Thailand's new logistics agreement will provide opportunities for apparel buyers sourcing in the region.
Bilateral free-trade deal between China and Cambodia is said to be a prime example of how bilateral deals can trump the benefits of RCEP.
Southeast Asian casino operator Donaco International Ltd has reported a group-wide EBITDA loss of AU$760,000 (US$530,000) in the three months to 30 June 2022 – a quarter still heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cambodia has urged China to further support its nationwide crackdown on illegal gambling and stem the problem of human trafficking into the country.