On Wednesday, May 25, Post Media, publisher of the Phnom Penh Post, held ‘The Finishing Post’ networking event at Hotel Cambodiana. This month’s event, with the title “Night with The Stars”, proved an extra-special installment of the regular event. The brightest stars in Cambodian cultural and celebrity life were out in force, and the evening also included entertainment from a live band. All the guests enjoyed the usual exchange of business cards, networking, and polite business conversation while also enjoying a selection of wine and a buffet dinner. The evening was capped with all attendees being entered into a lucky draw to win a special prize. The event’s sponsorship included: Hotel Cambodiana, Tiger Beer, Coca-Cola, The Penthouse Residence, Park Hyatt Siem Reap, LGK10LGk1, Glenfiddich, Celliers D’Asie and Sun Advertising . Photo by Heng Chivon
SM Waypoint claims its unmanned aerial vehicles can help local farm and plantation owners increase their yields. Established in September 2015, SM Waypoint now has seven drone pilots, two sales staff and two accountants. Though the company focuses mainly on agricultural projects, the potential uses of the drones are extremely varied, going from measuring exact land height for building drainage systems to finding the most suitable location for special economic zones (SEZs) or factories.
Though the bustling food stalls that emerge after dark next to Phnom Penh's Russian Market can seem intimidating to tourists at first glance, there are street food treats to be enjoyed by all, from Kep crab to a new shrimp dish created by the market's owners.
With an attempted coup against the government of President Recep Erdogan quashed only days ago and more than 7,000 alleged conspirators now under arrest, the Turkish ambassador to Cambodia yesterday pressed the govern