Economy & Industry

Insurance premium sees strong growth in 1H19

Insurance industry continues to see strong growth in the first half of 2019, according to insiders. General insurance gross premium between January and June reached $49.3mn, a 14.7% increase compared to the same period last year, while life insurance gross premium surged 55.3% to $66.3mn...

08th November 2019

Economy & Industry

Foreign arrivals increase 10% during first nine months

The number of foreign tourists visiting Cambodia rose by 10 percent during the first nine months of the year, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Tourism, as the Chinese continue to top the list of tourist arrivals....

05th November 2019

Economy & Industry

Six agro startups join Impact Hub’s incubator programme Six

Six local agricultural startups have chosen to join the DakDam Incubator Programme, gaining $5,000 in funding and access to mentors. Run by Impact Hub Phnom Penh and supported by HEKS Cambodia and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), the programme is designed for...

01st November 2019

Economy & Industry

Rubber production up 23% in first nine months of 2019

Rubber production in Cambodia rose 23% in the first nine months of 2019, reaching 173,072 tonnes according to the latest official report. The average price during the period saw a 2% drop, selling for around $1,335 per tonne, the General Directorate of Rubber said...

25th October 2019

Economy & Industry

CGCE collects $2.4bn in custom revenue in first nine months of 2019

The General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE) collected almost $2.4bn in custom revenue in the first nine months of 2019, a 35% increase compared to the same period last year...

22nd October 2019

Coporate News

Chip Mong Group acquires Grand Phnom Penh

Chip Mong Land, a subsidiary of Chip Mong Group Co Ltd, has acquired Grand Phnom Penh International City Co Ltd (GPPIC), the developer of the Grand Phnom Penh International City project, at an undisclosed price...

18th October 2019

Coporate News

Cargo traffic at PAS up 18% YoY

Cargo traffic at Sihanoukville Autonomous Port (PAS) rose 18% YoY during the first nine months of 2019, according to the company CEO Lou Kim Chhun. President of the Cambodia Freight Forwarders Association (CAMFFA) Sin Chanthy said that...

17th October 2019

Economy & Industry

CDC approves 222 projects in first eight months of 2019

The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) approved 222 projects worth more than $6bn during the first eight months of 2019, 81 projects or $1.88bn more compared to the same period last year...

14th October 2019

Industry Report

Industry Report 2019: Securities Sector in Lao PDR

The Lao stock market has been growing faster—in terms of listed companies, total market capitalization, and trading activities—than its Cambodian counterpart although the bourse began trading just one year earlier...

14th October 2019

Coporate News

NagaWorld’s gross gaming revenue reaches $1.29bn in first nine months

NagaWorld earned nearly $1.29bn in gross gaming revenue in the first nine months of 2019, up 20% YoY, according to GGRAsia citing a report filed at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange...

10th October 2019