Economy & Industry

Cassava prices up as supply drops, reversing old trend

Cassava price this year more than doubled from last year as many farmers changed crops after being fed up with low profits for several years. During cassava harvesting...

21st February 2018

Economy & Industry

Sihanoukville expects 10 new hotels and 1,000 new rooms in 2018

According to the director of Sihanoukville’s tourism department, Taing Sochetkrisna, 10 new hotels and 1,000 new rooms will be built this year in Sihanoukville to...

20th February 2018

Economy & Industry

Garment sector affected by crackdown on illegal trucks

The government’s crackdown on illegal trucks, which began more than a week ago, continued through the Chinese New Year, potentially prolonging a crisis that members...

19th February 2018

Economy & Industry

Northern section of Cambodian western rail line ready for test

The section of the western railway line linking Poipet in Banteay Meanchey province to Battambang is now ready to be tested, with trial runs likely to...

16th February 2018

Coporate News

Grab launches motorbike taxi service in Phnom Penh

Singapore-based ride hailing app Grab has launched motorbike taxis services in Phnom Penh, becoming the first app of its kind to do so. GrabBike is only in beta and the...

14th February 2018

Economy & Industry

Koh Rong placed under Cambodia’s first marine national park

The Koh Rong archipelago off the coast of Sihanoukville—which encompasses seven islands: Koh Rong, Koh Rong Samloem, Koh Koun, Koh Touch, Koh Tatiem, Koh Mnoas Krav and Koh Mnoas Knong—are now placed...

12th February 2018

Market Update

CSX index advances 0.72% as PPSP shares rise to record high

Today, the CSX index advanced 0.72% from the previous close to 338.4 pts. PPSP shares saw the biggest daily gain ever, rising 9.75% to a record high of KHR3,040. Meanwhile, PPWSA shares dropped 2.12% to...

09th February 2018

Economy & Industry

Condo prices may fall as supply increases: CBRE

According to a new report by real estate services firm CBRE, condominium prices may likely fall this year as more than a dozen large projects come online, adding thousands of new units to a market beginning to show sign of...

08th February 2018

Economy & Industry

Thai Life Insurance looking to enter Cambodian market

Thai Life Insurance Plc, Thailand’s third largest life insurer, is studying the possibility of entering the Cambodian market, according to the Bangkok Post...

06th February 2018

Coporate News

Circle K opens its first outlet in Cambodia

US convenience store chain Circle K officially opened its first store in Cambodia yesterday amid rising competition in the food mart sector. Opened in Phnom Penh’s Toul Kork district, the store will soon be followed by two more outlets...

02nd February 2018