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Korea and Cambodia established diplomatic relations in 1970, but those ties were severed in 1975 when the Khmer Rouge regime took power. The two countries resumed diplomatic ties in 1997, and the normalisation of diplomatic relations has led to the remarkable growth in our bilateral ties across the full range of political, economic development and cultural cooperation.

Wed, 30 September 2015

EDCF is building the infrastructure backbone of Cambodia

Since South Korea’s Economic Development and Cooperation Fund provided its first loan to Cambodia in 2001, EDCF’s total commitment in Cambodia has reached $600 million across 18 projects.

Wed, 30 September 2015

KOICA leads in the pursuit of skills and opportunity

Since its establishment in 1991, the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has been responsible for grant aid programs and has orchestrated Korea’s official development assistance.

Wed, 30 September 2015

Embassy gives Cambodia a taste of Korean culture

The Embassy of the Republic of Korea believes that the exchange of culture is the key tool in deepening the friendship between Cambodia and Korea.

Wed, 30 September 2015

Trans-Pacific Partnership may affect Cambodian trade with Korea, KOTRA says

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a United States-led trade agreement that is still under negotiation, may change the playing field of overseas investors in Cambodia, as Mi-Ho Jon, director general of the Korea Trade & Invest

Wed, 30 September 2015

Incubating Cambodia’s startup culture

If you have a business idea and want to pitch it, then send it to the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), which helps build not only your business, but also the startup culture in Cambodia.

Wed, 30 September 2015

Khmer labourers in Korea send benefits home

While more Cambodians venture abroad looking for higher paying jobs, those who have found work legally in Korea say that it has allowed them to support their families back home.

Wed, 30 September 2015

Established with a $27 million grant from Korea, NPIC celebrates 10 years of success

On the tenth anniversary of the National Polytechnic Institute of Cambodia (NPIC) this May, the Korean government and the Royal government of Cambodia raised $27 million to construct the most cutting-edge technical school in the Kin

Wed, 30 September 2015

​​Cambodians embrace Korean culture

With Korea’s culture raging through the countries of Asia through K-pop, food and business, the Cambodia-Korea Cooperation Center (CKCC) brings Korean culture to the Kingdom through training courses, events and cultural exchanges.

Wed, 30 September 2015

Meet the dance group bouncing to the sound of Korean pop

In the room of a barbershop-turned-dance studio in the outskirts of Phnom Penh, a group of 15 teenagers gather around small iPod speakers.