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Laos increases its trade value targets with Japan

Publication date 20 May 2019 | 11:17 | ICT

LAOS has raised its trade value targets, including imports and exports, with Japan this year after an increase in the annual trade value of both countries.



  • Canada to ratify trade deal after tariffs lifted

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 11:11 | ICT

    OTTAWA plans to proceed “full steam ahead” on ratification of a free trade agreement with the US and Mexico, Canada’s foreign affairs minister said on Saturday, after the neighbours scrapped reciprocal tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.

  • NBC to continue to use tools to strengthen confidence in the riel

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 10:18 | ICT

    The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) announced on Friday that it will continue to strengthen confidence in the local currency by stabilising the currency exchange rate and enforcing its existing financial tools to boost the riel’s us

  • VN firms fear Sino-US trade war fallout

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 10:17 | ICT

    Many Vietnamese enterprises are keeping a close eye on the escalating US-China trade war and have expressed concern about its possible adverse impact on their business.

  • DeeMoney launches inbound Kingdom to Thailand service

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 09:07 | ICT

    Thailand-based international money transfer service DeeMoney has announced inbound service to Thailand from Cambodia, according to its press release.

  • Vietnam, Malaysia target $15B in trade

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 09:05 | ICT

    Vietnam and Malaysia have agreed to enhance economic cooperation to increase two-way trade to $15 billion by next year.

  • Newspaper The Nation to end print edition, focus on digital

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 09:01 | ICT

    Newspaper The Nation will stop its print editions and go fully online from July 1, when the independent English-language daily turns 48, to focus more on its core online readers including those based abroad, the top executive of the

  • High-end tourist numbers low

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 08:50 | ICT

    Cambodia needs to improve its tourism sector services to capture more higher-income Chinese tourists. High-end visitors are currently still low, according to tourism insiders in the Kingdom.

  • Malaysian poultry producer to set up Cambodian operation

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 08:30 | ICT

    Malaysia-based poultry producer Leong Hup International Bhd unveiled its plans to set up operations in Cambodia, where it already exports chicks and chicken feed, after successfully raising $247 million from its initial public offer


    Publication date 11 May 2019 | 13:37 | ICT

    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been getting remarkable momentum in Cambodia over the last several years.

  • Ploughing ahead: Sacred oxen predict ‘abundant’ Thai harvest

    Publication date 10 May 2019 | 12:47 | ICT

    Thai astrologers on Thursday predicted an “abundant” harvest after a pair of sacred white oxen munched on grass and rice, and slurped up water in an annual ritual watched by newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn.