Chinese company falters in major Cambodian airport project

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.

Sea riches prompt new talks

Thailand, Cambodia eager to end dispute.

Cambodia ready to host 1st ASEAN green economic zone: PM Hun Sen

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.

EuroCham Cambodia urges government to remove solar power tariffs

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’s Long Overdue Effort to Digitize Its Tourism Industry

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.

Tourism Recovery Plan Connects Cambodia, Thailand

Cambodia and Thailand are teaming up for an effective tourism recovery plan. Both countries organised a bilateral tourism cooperation on September 2 to achieve the goal.

Cambodia’s 2023 monthly minimum wage reaches $197.86 in talks to date

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.

Should Cambodia Ban Casinos?

The recent gambling boom has tarnished Cambodia’s reputation and turned the country into a magnet for human trafficking and other criminal activity.

Casino workers at Cambodia’s NagaWorld face brutality, jail time for striking

This special Workers of the World report from The Real News takes an inside look at the evolving labor struggle of workers at NagaWorld.

New 112 units take total factories in Cambodia to 1,947 by July-end

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.

21% rise in Cambodia’s trade in Jan-Jul 2022, US biggest export market

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.

US textiles & apparel imports up 30.97% in January-June 2022

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.

Stuck in Sihanoukville: Projects grind to halt in Cambodia resort town

Rampant development turns seaside jewel into mess of unfinished casinos and condos.

Cambodia has 17.8 million Internet subscribers: minister

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.

Inflation to dip to 3.2% in H2 2022, Cambodian National Bank forecasts

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.

Cambodian govt projects country’s economy to grow at 5.4% in 2022

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.

NBC projects Cambodia’s GDP growth at 5.3% in 2022

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.

Cambodia, Thailand logistics MoU will boost apparel sourcing potential

Apparel industry experts tell Just Style Cambodia and Thailand's new logistics agreement will provide opportunities for apparel buyers sourcing in the region.

Massive RCEP trade deal fails in areas where smaller bilateral pacts in Asia-Pacific shine

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.

Donaco slips to US$530,000 EBITDA loss in June quarter

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.

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