July 1, 2022
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Digital Payments Rapidly Gaining Ground in Cambodia

In its Consumer Payment Attitudes 2021 study, Visa highlights a rapidly changing payment landscape in Cambodia, with cash losing ground to digital alternatives, said Visa in a news release issued yesterday. Fourteen percent of Southeast Asian consumers currently do not use cash and this trend is led by consumers in Cambodia (36 percent), it pointed […]

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Official: Constant Reforms Are Ministry of Justice’s Principle

Ministry of Justice constantly makes legal and judicial reforms to meet the ever-changing social context and ensure justice and rule of laws. The principle was highlighted by H.E. Chin Malin, Secretary of State and Spokesperson for the Ministry of Justice, during a press conference hosted by the Royal Government Spokesperson Unit of the Office of […]

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Cambodia’s Startup Ecosystem Developing Rapidly, Says ADB

Cambodia’s technology-based startups have grown rapidly in recent years, with the supporting ecosystem boosted by policies and infrastructure geared toward their development, according to a new report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Programmes including Khmer Enterprise and the Startup Cambodia National Programme have emerged to help startups in areas such as digital platforms, seed […]

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COVID-19: 7 More Cases Detected

Cambodia’s Ministry of Health reported 7 new cases of COVID-19, all are locally transmitted; bringing the tally to 136,279, according to the ministry’s news release issued this morning.  At the same time, there is neither new recovered nor death cases; the total cured cases and death toll remain at 133,206 and 3,056, respectively. The Kingdom […]

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WHO to Continue Working with Cambodia on COVID-19 and Other Diseases

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is determined to continue working closely with the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) in combating the COVID-19 pandemic and other diseases such as malaria, hepatitis, hypertension, and so on. The determination was made by visiting Mr. Takeshi Kasai, WHO Regional Director for Asia-Pacific while paying a courtesy call on Samdech […]

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Cambodian PM Receives Former Japanese Ambassador

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here at the Peace Palace this morning H.E. Ogawa Gotaro, former Ambassador of Japan to Cambodia between 2000 and 2003. According to H.E. Eang Sophalleth, Assistant to the Cambodian Premier, in the courtesy meeting, H.E. Ogawa Gotaro lauded Cambodia […]

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CDC Approves New Garment Factory Project in Kampong Speu Province

A US$3.5 million garment factory will be built in Bosstaney village, Kaheng commune, Samrong Thong district, Kampong Speu province, creating some 700 jobs for local people. The newly approved project was announced by the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) in a press release issued yesterday. The garment factory project is invested by HAO […]

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ASEAN Special Envoy: Humanitarian Assistance Should Bear No Colour

“Humanitarian assistance should bear no color. All stakeholders, including external parties, should keep aside political differences and mobilise ourselves under humanitarian umbrella to gradually improve situation on the ground,” said H.E. Prak Sokhonn, the Special Envoy of the ASEAN Chair. Any part of Myanmar is important, and what is most important is that the first […]

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