Economy & Industry

Cambodia and S. Korea begin second round of negotiations on FTA

Cambodia and South Korea began on Monday the second round of negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) that was held via video conference. Ministry of Commerce (MOC) spokesman Seang Thay said that the talks would mainly address the scope of goods that can enjoy preferential access ....

02nd September 2020

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Khmer Fresh Milk to begin full production at its diary farm in Takeo

Khmer Fresh Milk Co, Ltd will begin full production at its new diary farm in Takeo province in late 2020, aiming to contribute to supplying domestic market and reducing dependence on import of milk from abroad. ...

01st September 2020

Economy & Industry

Capital gain tax to come into effect from Jan 2021

The Cambodian government will start implementing capital gains tax collection from January 1 next year, according to the General Department of Taxation (GDT). The capital gains tax will apply to all properities and other capital investments such as leasing, stocks as well as foreign currency, applying to any profits made by transactions within these areas. ...

28th August 2020

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KrisEnergy getting closer to extract first drop of oil in Cambodia

KrisEnergy Ltd, an independent oil and gas company, announced that construction of the minimum facilities wellhead platform for the Apsara oil development offshore Cambodia Block A is completed and the topsides and jacket are being transported to Cambodian waters in the Gulf of Thailand for installation. ...

27th August 2020

Economy & Industry

Cambodia on track to reach IDP goal by 2025

Cambodia is on track to reach its industrial development policy (IDP) goal by 2025, according to a report. In 2015, the Cambodian government introduced a 10-year IDP 2015-2025, aiming to increase the share in the industrial sector to 30% of the GDP by 2025...

26th August 2020

Economy & Industry

Kingdom exports 1.3bn worth of jewellery and gem in 1H20

Cambodia exported a total of $1.3bn worth of jewellery and precious stones to the international market in the first six months of 2020, a remarkable increase from just over $415mn last year, according to the General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE)...

25th August 2020

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PPWSA's revenue increases 31% in 2Q20

CSX-listed Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA) collected a total of $18.35mn in revenue in the second quarter of the year, an increase of 31.4% compared to the same period last year, according to a report filed on the CSX...

24th August 2020

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GTI's revenue falls 15% in 1Q20 due to COVID-19

Listed garment manufacturer Grand Twins International (Cambodia) Plc (GTI) reported a sharp decline in revenue in 1Q20, citing COVID-19-induced disruptions to their exports and supply chain....

14th August 2020

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PESTECH lists its shares on CSX

Power Transmission provider PESTECH (Cambodia) Plc successfuly listed its on the CSX on Wednesday, becoming the seventh company to do so. For its initial public offering (IPO), the company issued 3.9 miilion new shares or 5.26% of its enlarged total shares at the price of $0.76 per share....

13th August 2020

Economy & Industry

Siem Reap hotels report increase in bookings during upcoming holiday

Hotels in Siem Reap report more than 90% occupancy rates for the upcoming Khmer New Year replacement holiday. There has been change in tourism businesses in the province as hotels drop room rates, while restaurants and bars offer a more Khmer-friendly atmosphere with live bands, karaoke and local foods...

11th August 2020