National Barista Championship 2019 Officially Launched

Ministry of Tourism in cooperation with private sector has announced official opening of the Cambodia National Barista Championship 2019.

The announcement was made in a recent joint press conference here in Phnom Penh, as the challenge is looking ahead to the final stage to happen from Aug. 20 to 21.

According to the ministry, the competition contributes to promoting food and beverage service quality in Cambodia, well in line with the Kingdom’s strategy to develop the capacity of tourism small and medium entrepreneurs.

Introduced since 2010, the national barista championship provides a unique platform for both coffee consumers and suppliers, and creates understanding of coffee industry in Cambodia.

To ensure transparency and high standard challenge, it has engaged outstanding judges from across Cambodia, as well as from Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press