Yuanta Reports

Economy & Industry

Yuan-riel exchange rate launched

The National Bank of Cambodia and the People’s Bank of China officially launched yesterday the yuan-riel exchange rate that is believed to be important for economic and financial ties between the two countries...

15th September 2017

Economy & Industry

New cement plants to begin operations by year-end

Two new cement plants are expected to begin operations by the end of the year, increasing production capacity to a level that meets domestic demand, according to a state official who said the government would stop issuing new licenses in order to protect dwindling natural resources...

13th September 2017

Economy & Industry

GI status sought for Cambodian prahok

The government is working to get geographical indication (GI) status for Siem Reap prahok in an effort to make the fermented fish paste recognized in international markets...

12th September 2017

Economy & Industry

Cambodia and Thailand sign DTA

Cambodia and Thailand have officially signed a double taxation agreement (DTA) that aims to encourage bilateral investment and strengthen economic ties by avoiding dual taxation...

08th September 2017

Economy & Industry

Govt conducting field trials of growing Japonica rice

The Ministry of Agriculture is currently conducting field trials to explore the possibility of growing Japonica rice, and expects to get the full results in three to four years, according to director-general of the Agriculture Ministry’s general directorate of agriculture Hean Vanhan...

05th September 2017

Economy & Industry

Business Information Platform launched

The Ngeay Ngeay (Easy Easy) Business Information Platform was officially launched last week to help entrepreneurs, especially women, access business information and Cambodian laws...

04th September 2017

Economy & Industry

Government plans to build brand name for Phnom Penh Kuyteav

The Cambodian government plans to promote the brand name of Phnom Penh Kuyteav, to make the popular noodle-soup dish well-known both locally and internationally...

01st September 2017

Economy & Industry

Insurance premium increases 21% YoY in 1H17

Cambodia’s insurance industry continued to see strong growth in 1H17, with the total gross premium reaching $68mn, a 21% YoY increase, according to a report released yesterday by the Insurance Association of Cambodia (IAC)...

31st August 2017

Economy & Industry

Cambodia to benefit from paperless trade

Cambodia yesterday signed the framework agreement on the Facilitation of Cross-border Paperless Trade in Asia and the Pacific which aims to strengthen digital trade in the region...

30th August 2017

Economy & Industry

Factories urged to invest in latest tech and machinery

Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (CMAC) has urged factory owners to invest in the latest technology and machinery to increase efficiency and become more competitive as the country shifts to higher value-added manufacturing...

29th August 2017