Category Archives: Business

Temperature Continues to Rise from Tomorrow

Cambodia would continue to be hit by high temperature, starting from tomorrow until April 24, according to a new forecast of the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM).The temperature would reach up to 37-40 degrees Celsius during the per...

Three Days of New Year Celebration Attract Nearly 5 Million Visitors

During the three-day New Year celebration (Year of Pig), Cambodia attracted in total almost five million visitors, without counting the other 3 million who went to pagodas and villages across the country, according to the Ministry of Tourism's news rel...

Google Blocks Chinese App TikTok in India After Court Order

NEW DELHI Google has blocked access to the hugely popular video app TikTok in India to comply with a state court's directive to prohibit its downloads, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.The

Some 134 Prisoners to Be Granted Royal Pardon and Jail Term Reduction

A total of 134 prisoners, including 28 women, will be granted royal pardon and jail term reduction during the upcoming Khmer traditional New Year, said H.E. Kim Santepheap, Spokesperson at the Ministry of Justice.The inmates have been selected by the

Environmental NGO Urges Closure of Chinese Hotel ‘Spewing Raw Sewage’ on Cambodian Resort Island

An environmental watchdog on Thursday called on Cambodia's government to shut down a Chinese-owned hotel and casino for pouring raw sewage into the sea off of the coast of the popular resort town of Sihanoukville, following the closure of another

Ten Young Cambodian Artists To Visit the U.S.

Ten young Cambodian musicians will travel to the United States later this month, according to the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh.They will visit the U.S. from April 27 to May 8, 2019 under the International Visitor Leadership Programme (IVLP) On-Demand,

Cambodia’s First Gold Extraction Expected This Year

Indian-owned Mesco Gold is expected to begin its extraction this year � the move that will represent Cambodia's first gold extraction, according to Ministry of Mines and Energy.Mesco Gold was granted commercial license for gold production in Phum Syaru...

UNFPA Recognises Cambodia’s Efforts on Sexual and Reproductive Rights

Since UNFPA's establishment in Cambodia in 1994, real progress has been made on the sexual and reproductive right, according to the State of World Population 2019, released today by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).The maternal mortality rate...

MRC Announces the Mekong’s Water Flow

The Water flow in Jinghong of China to decrease, but without significant impact downstream of the Mekong river, according to the Mekong River Commission's news release.The outflow of water at the Jinghong hydropower station in China will gradually decr...

MRC Announces the Mekong’s Water Flow

The Water flow in Jinghong of China to decrease, but without significant impact downstream of the Mekong river, according to the Mekong River Commission's news release.The outflow of water at the Jinghong hydropower station in China will gradually decr...