Economy & Industry

Airport project board formed

The government has established a commission to supervise the development of a $1.5bn airport that will serve the capital...

22nd February 2019

Economy & Industry

Sen Sok district sees strong increase in land price, report says

According to Key Real Estate’s land price research report, Sen Sok district saw the fastest growing land prices with a 17.1% growth rate from the beginning of the year...

21st February 2019

Economy & Industry

Cambodia is 49th World’s most connected nation

Cambodia moved up four spots to 49 out of 169 countries in a ranking of the world’s most connected nations last year, a study conducted by Germany-based logistics firm DHL said...

20th February 2019

Economy & Industry

SMEs say tax exemption requirements too high

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) find it difficult to meet the requirements to apply for tax exemption, according to Federation of Association for Small and Medium Enterprises of Cambodia (FASMEC)’s president Te Taingpor...

14th February 2019

Economy & Industry

Programme to develop MSME launched

The Ministry of Industry and Handicrafts and GIZ on Monday launched the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Development Programme, a project that aims to improve management, production and quality standards among local enterprises...

13th February 2019

Economy & Industry

Kampot pepper yields to increase

Yields of Kampot pepper are expected to increase in the upcoming harvest season despite the forecasts of heaving drought, Kampot Pepper Promotion Association (KPPA) said...

11th February 2019

Economy & Industry

Salt production resume in Kampot and Kep provinces

Thanks to favorable weather conditions, salt producers in Kampot and Kep provinces have resumed their production, hoping to harvest at least 100,000 tonnes this year...

06th February 2019

Economy & Industry

Govt suspends tax prepayment for agricultural sector

The Ministry of Economy and Finance issued a prakas last week, suspending prepayment of tax on profits for companies dealing the production, supply or export of agricultural products such as paddy rice, milled rice, corn, beans, pepper, cashew nuts, cassava and rubber...

05th February 2019

Economy & Industry

US-funded aquaculture project launched

US-funded project Commercialization of Aquaculture for Sustainable Trade (Cast) was officially launched yesterday, aiming to boost aquaculture growth and development in Cambodia by increasing access to fish seed and feed, and strengthening links in the value chain—from hatcheries to fish producers, buyers and distributor...

01st February 2019

Economy & Industry

Banks and MFIs see healthy growth in 2018

Cambodia’s banking and microfinance industry saw healthy growth in 2018, with total customer deposits rising 15.3% to more than $22bn and loan portfolio soaring 18.8% to nearly $24.5bn, according the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC)’s annual report...

30th January 2019