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

Market Update

CSX index posts monthly gain of 22%

Today, the CSX index fell for a third trading day straight, down 7.52% to 586.9 pts. GTI and PAS shares plunged 10% to KHR5,580 and KHR11,700, respectively. PPWSA shares posted a daily loss of 5.00%, ending at KHR5,700, while PPSP shares dropped 3.13% to KHR3,090...

31st January 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

Economy & Industry

Rising gas price hurting low-income earners

The retail price of petrol in Cambodia rose again on Tuesday, upsetting many who work in low-paying jobs, like tuk-tuk drivers and food vendors. For 10 days through June 1...

23rd May 2018

Market Update

CSX advances 1.75% as GTI posts daily gain of 9%

Today, the CSX saw the biggest advance in two months, rising 1.75% as GTI shares posted a daily gain of 9%. PPAP shares edged up 0.76% to KHR5,300, while PAS...

22nd May 2018

Coporate News

NagaCorp issues bonds on HK bourse

NagaCorp, which operates the NagaWorld casino and hotel in Phnom Penh, has become the first Cambodian issue of offshore bonds, raising $300mn to endorse further...

17th May 2018

Market Update

CSX index retreats as state-owned companies lose

Today, the CSX index retreated 0.28% to 338.1pts. PPWSA, PPAP, and PAS shares dropped 0.27%, 0.73%, and 0.39% from the previous close to...

11th May 2018

Economy & Industry

Architecture forum to discuss “smart city” concept

The third edition of the Cambodia Architect and Décor International Exhibition will be held at Phnom Penh’s Diamond Island Convention and Exhibition Center on...

10th May 2018

Economy & Industry

Govt to issue standard for Keo romeat mango

The government will issue a standard for the type of mango known as “Keo romeat”, seeking to bolster sales abroad as well as consumer trust on the product, a high-ranking...

09th May 2018

Economy & Industry

IFC announces proposal to invest $20mn in KHR-denominated corporate bond

The International Financial Corporation (IFC), the World Bank’s lending arm, disclosed in a statement dated last Wednesday a proposal to invest up to $20mn in...

07th May 2018