Laos plans to establish consulate general in Siem Reap province to boost bilateral cooperation with Cambodia through tourism and trade, a senior official from Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday.
Agriculture tycoon Mong Reththy yesterday confirmed a second shipment of Koe Romeat mangoes, twice the size of the first, will be headed for China this week from his Preah Sihanouk plantation.
Despite a noticeable increase in daily tourist arrivals in Preah Vihear province – home of the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple – overnight stays remain low, tourism officials and guesthouse owners say.
Communications are evolving rapidly in Cambodia, and the tech-savvy youth are craving the latest advancements. Huawei Technologies, China’s largest communications technology company with the world’s third largest share of the smartphone market, has been in Cambodia since 1999, but only last year did it enter the local smartphone market. Jason Liu, director of the consumer business department at Huawei for Cambodia and Laos spoke with Business Editor May Kunmakara this week about his company’s progress in the local market.
Kith Meng, head of the Cambodian conglomerate Royal Group, has nominated himself for chairperson of the newly created Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF), according to the Ministry of Commerce’s finalised short list obtained by the Po
The second bridge linking Phnom Penh to the Chroy Changvar peninsula will be open for traffic in December, a senior government official announced yesterday.
Internet service provider (ISP) Emaxx yesterday said it would scrap its retail operations and invest $148 million in telecommunications infrastructure with work beginning in October.
Families relocated to make way for Cambodia’s railway rehabilitation project have said the Asia Development Bank has left them in the dark yet again.
Mobile network operator Beeline announced on Monday that it will launch a 4G service by the end of the year.
The Ministry of Commerce is undergoing an internal shake-up to better position itself for the opening up of trade across the region.