Yuanta Reports

Coporate News

Makro offers opportunity for local veggie and fruit farmers

Makro, a joint venture cash and carry supermarket involving Siam Makro and local LYP Group, has called for supplies of vegetables and fruit from local farmers for its official opening in Phnom Penh by the end of the year...

27th July 2017

Economy & Industry

Govt offers $27mn emergency loans to struggling corn farmers

The government has made $27mn in emergency funds, initially intended for rice sector, available for struggling corn farmers at a 5% annual interest rate to help prop up low market prices and free up liquidity after farmers protested earlier this month, a state official said yesterday...

26th July 2017

Economy & Industry

Cambodia exports bananas for first time

Cambodia exported its first shipment of 100 tonnes of yellow bananas to China via Vietnam on Saturday, according to an official from the Ministry of Agriculture...

25th July 2017

Economy & Industry

Garment export growth slows in 1H17

Cambodia’s garment exports grew 4% YoY in 1H17, down from 9% in 1H16, while foreign investment in the sector declined by 30%, according to a report released by the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) last Saturday...

24th July 2017

Economy & Industry

Government requires businesses to put price tags in riel

The Ministry of Commerce (MOC) issued a prakas (decree) yesterday requiring all businesses to put price tags on their products and services in riel, in order to boost the use of the local currency...

21st July 2017

Economy & Industry

Cambodia and Thailand pursuing DTA

The tax authorities of Cambodia and Thailand have agreed in principle to speed up a proposed double taxation agreement (DTA) that would protect their nationals from double taxation and encourage bilateral investment...

20th July 2017

Economy & Industry

More investable options needed to attract insurance funds into capital market

Availability of investable securities needs to be increased if the Cambodian capital market wishes to attract large pools of untapped insurance investment, industry leaders say...

19th July 2017

Coporate News

Minebea supports smart city project in Phnom Penh

Minebea will support Cambodia’s smart city project, and plans to expand its production of wireless high-efficiency LED streetlights to be used in Phnom Penh, according to an official in the Ministry of Industry...

18th July 2017

Economy & Industry

Cambodia seeking to register croc farms with CITES

Cambodian government has submitted a list of 16 captive-bred crocodile farms to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), seeking to pave a way for the legal exports of crocodile skins to lucrative overseas markets, according to deputy director of the Fisheries Conservation Department at the Ministry of Agriculture...

17th July 2017

Economy & Industry

Air arrivals soar 23% in 1H17

Passenger arrivals at Cambodia’s three international airports soared 23% YoY in the first half of 2017, reaching 4.2 million people, according to Khek Norida, communications director of Cambodia Airports...

14th July 2017