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Hing Thoraxy, a senior researcher at the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, at his office in Phnom Penh
Fri, 28 November 2014

A voice from the wilderness

Dr Hing Thoraxy, a secretary of state at the Council of Ministers and a senior researcher at the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, talks about the Kingdom's rapid growth over the past 20 years and the challenges that lay ahead.

Fri, 28 November 2014

Coca-Cola to expand factory

Coca-Cola plans to invest $100 million to expand its factory in Cambodia, as it reports its current sales have doubled.

Fri, 28 November 2014

Cinema chain eyes Cambodia expansion

Thailand’s Major Cineplex Group (MCG) plans to invest 5.2 billion baht ($158.6 million) in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) to build 100 theatre screens, according to Thai media reports.

Thu, 27 November 2014

GMAC says GTI revenue drop evidence of tough times

The Garment Manufacturers Association of Cambodia (GMAC) has condemned the latest minimum wage increase after Grand Twins International (GTI) posted hefty losses in the third quarter.

A view of Angkor Wat earlier this year
Thu, 27 November 2014

Ticketing at temple defended

The Apsara Authority has clarified the details of its controversial profit-sharing deal with Sokha Hotels, a company owned by hotel tycoon Sok Kong that has the ticket-selling rights to Siem Reap’s temple complex.

Wed, 26 November 2014

Air Asia to introduce air-pass for ASEAN

Low-cost carrier Air Asia is to launch a regional air pass next year in an effort to boost revenues and increase tourism in Southeast Asia.

Wed, 26 November 2014

New ferry terminal approved in Kampot

Kampot’s new ferry terminal is expected to begin construction next year after approval yesterday of an $18 million loan from the Asia Development Bank.

People work at a charcoal facility in Phnom Penh earlier this year to produce low-emission charcoal that uses less forestry products
Wed, 26 November 2014

Carbon credits a tough sell

Despite one success story emerging in the trade of Cambodia-generated carbon credits, immediate prospects for the environmental trading scheme in Kingdom remain few.

A garment worker cleans an item of clothing at Grand Twins International Factory earlier this year in Phnom Penh’s Dangkor district
Tue, 25 November 2014

Grand Twins revenue plunges

Grand Twins International (GTI), one of two listed firms on the Cambodian Stock Exchange, has blamed third-quarter revenue losses on garment-worker demonstrations in December and January.

Mon, 24 November 2014

Online sales spur China calls for more fruit

Chinese officials have called on Cambodia to increase fruit exports amid an expected rise in domestic demand for fresh produce fuelled by online sales.