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More than $3.4 million spent in 2017 on capital infrastructure

Publication date 17 November 2017 | 13:22 | ICT

The national government has spent more than $3.4 million on infrastructure in the capital in the first seven months of the year – not including money spent on sewage upgrades and municipal building and bridge maintenance.

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  • The Landscape Hotel building and a new high-rise building have been erected not far from the Royal Palace and other cultural heritage buildings.

    Clarity sought for high-rise height rules

    Publication date 02 November 2017 | 10:45 | ICT

    The spread of high-rise buildings and raft of construction sites across Phnom Penh are signs of sustainable development, but city planning experts say more thought needs to be put into where these structures are placed and how high

  • Sat Dara, an engineering professor.

    It’s time for Cambodia to choose high-quality investment projects

    Publication date 02 November 2017 | 10:50 | ICT

    As the economic development rate in Cambodia keeps steady at 7 percent, the physical manifestations of this growth are seen through the development of many mixed-use high-rise buildings, highlighting the architectural collaborations

  • Skyscraper construction delayed until end of 2018

    Publication date 02 November 2017 | 10:51 | ICT

    A monstrous commercial centre that aims to become a major Phnom Penh landmark will lift its halt on construction by the end of 2018 following a decision by investors to reorganise the project and redesign the structure.

  • Sok Na, a 36-year-old resident of 100 Houses, gives a detailed explanation of the structure. Hong Menea

    100 houses harkens back to Molyvann glory days

    Publication date 26 October 2017 | 11:44 | ICT

    After nearly four years under the Khmer Rouge regime, Cambodia lost a large swath of its population, natural resources and infrastructure development, with many of the country’s architectural feats left to fall into disrepair.

  • Van Mey speaks to Post Property about construction licence rules. Moeun nhean

    Ministry of Economy to begin restricting licences for real estate developments

    Publication date 26 October 2017 | 11:49 | ICT

    The Ministry of Economy and Finance has decided to restrict the number of licences given for construction investment projects and real estate properties in Cambodia in an effort to ensure that projects which are allowed to proceed w

  • Officials inaugurate the beginning of construction for Borey Vimean Phnom Penh’s seventh project. siv meng

    Borey Vimean Phnom Penh inaugurates average-cost houses

    Publication date 26 October 2017 | 11:50 | ICT

    Local investors have turned their attention to affordable housing projects in Phnom Penh with developments like Borey Vimear Phnom Penh, which launched its seventh project focusing on average-income and high-income residents along N

  • Architects and experts say Phnom Penh has to separate its sewage systems in order to provide clean drinking water to residents.

    Unified sewage system detrimental to health of borey residents

    Publication date 26 October 2017 | 11:54 | ICT

    As construction booms across Phnom Penh, little attention is being paid to the city’s sewage system.

  • Labourers at work on a construction project in Phnom Penh. Sat Dara says graduating engineers need more hands-on experience.

    Engineering professor says construction workers need more hands-on experience

    Publication date 19 October 2017 | 11:48 | ICT

    Post Property leaves no stone unturned in its search for the best information on Cambodia’s property and construction sector.

  • The new development in Prek Kampeus Commune will take shape on a site formerly owned by the Cambodian Television Network.

    New housing in south Phnom Penh targets middle earners

    Publication date 19 October 2017 | 11:50 | ICT

    As local developers kickstart a variety of mid-priced housing projects, Post Property finds that local buyers earning around $8,000 a year could be spoiled for choice.

  • The Lumiere Hotel at Chaktomuk, which features a sky bar and modern design.

    Boutique building projects show Phnom Penh’s trendier side

    Publication date 19 October 2017 | 11:55 | ICT

    Recent years in Phnom Penh have seen a surge in the construction of sleek, contemporary-style buildings. These boutique projects have added spice to the city’s urban landscape.