Cambodia Discusses and Resolves Trade and Investment Issues with JETRO

Senior officials of the Royal Government of Cambodia have met recently with a delegation of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) to smoothen Japanese investments in Cambodia.

According to H.E. Sok Chenda Sophea, Secretary General of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC), the meeting taking place here in Phnom Penh intended to understand and resolve issues hindering Japan's trade and investment.

Issues discussed, he added, included the agreement on minimum wage of workers for 2018, power supply stability, avoidance of double-taxation.

JETRO is a Japanese government-related organisation that promotes mutually beneficial trade and investment.

As of 2017, Cambodia received 125 Japanese investment projects, equivalent to more than US$1,500 million � let alone 200 Japanese restaurants operating in the country.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press