Category Archives: Market

Philippines Bamboo Entrepreneur Digs In on Poverty and Climate Threats

LONDON - Mark Sultan Gersava grew up in poverty, one of 12 children of a slash-and-burn subsistence farmer in the Philippines province of Sultan Kudarat.Today he is the "chief executive farmer" of a company aimed at tackling that same poverty,

Construction Expo Attracts 207 Companies

The Cambodia International Construction Industry Expo from Dec. 5 to 7 will attract 207 companies to showcase their products and services. Taking place at the heart of Phnom Penh at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Centre, the event is considered

Cambodia Encourages Investment in New Technology

Royal Government of Cambodia welcomes investment to leverage technologies in the Kingdom, according to telecommunication minister. H.E. Tram Iv Tek, the Minister of Posts and Telecommunications, made the keynote at the China Unicom (Cambodia) Operation...

World Bank Says Cambodia’s Economic Growth Remains Strong

The World Bank's Cambodia Economic Update report said solid export performance and strong domestic demand have driven the Cambodia's growth.According to the report released yesterday, the Cambodian economy remained robust, underpinned by solid export p...

China’s Hunan Provincial Investment Project Worth US$1.3 Billion Signed

Cambodia and Hunan province of the People's Republic of China have entered an investment project worth US$1.3 billion.The agreement was signed recently here in Phnom Penh between Cambodian and Hunan provincial investors.The investment project focused o...

KOICA Studies Feasibility for Mine Clearance Project in Cambodia

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has conducted a feasibility study on Project of Mine Action for Human Development Program in Cambodia for its rolling plan in 2021 project.This project is proposed by the Cambodian government via the C...

DPM Tea Banh: ADMM Retreat, ADMM-Plus Focus on Regional Peace and Stability

The ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting Retreat (ADMM Retreat) and the 6th ADMM-Plus in Thailand mainly focused on the fight against terrorism and the maintenance of peace and stability in the region.Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Cambodian Deputy Prime Mi...

ILO Better Factories Cambodia Programme Extended for Three Years

International Labour Organisation (ILO)'s Better Factories Cambodia programme has been extended for another three years, according to a joint press release AKP received this morning.The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on this extension was signed her...

Report: Leaked Chinese Government Documents Detail Xinjiang Clampdown

BEIJING - A trove of leaked Chinese government documents reveals details of its clampdown on Uighurs and other Muslims in the country's western Xinjiang region under President Xi Jinping, the New York Times reported Saturday.United Nations experts and ...

Measles Spread Prompts Samoa to Declare State of Emergency

MELBOURNE - Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths linked to a measles outbreak that has spread across the Pacific islands.The island state of about 200,000, so...