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VN PM: Enhance border province investor climate

Publication date 16 January 2019 | 15:12 | ICT

THE Central Highlands Province of Dak Nong, which shares a border with Cambodia, should streamline administrative procedures to create the most favourable conditions for investors, said Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (pictured



  • SME Bank set to launch later in 2019

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 15:10 | ICT

    SME Bank, the Kingdom’s new bank with an initial capital of $100 million that’s set to provide financing for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), is expected to launch later this year as funds are already in place for activation, a

  • Maximising the benefits of Visit Laos-China Year 2019

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 15:03 | ICT

    LAO and Chinese authorities are drawing up detailed plans for activities during Visit Laos-China Year 2019, the first time Laos has partnered with another country in such an event.

  • Vietnam set for $5.7B CPTPP boost

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 14:25 | ICT

    ACCORDING to calculations by the National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecasting under Vietnam’s Ministry of Planning and Investment, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement

  • Farmers urged to get crop insurance

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 13:20 | ICT

    The German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) held a workshop last week to raise farmers’ awareness of the importance of insuring crops, as the Kingdom’s journey to implement a full crop insurance policy to help rice fa

  • Acleda Bank, CBC ink business partnership

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 10:07 | ICT

    Acleda Bank Plc and Credit Bureau Cambodia (CBC) on Tuesday inked a business partnership to provide financial health check services, which allow clients from financial institutions to check their own credit history at Acleda Bank.

  • Government to harness tech to increase economic growth

    Publication date 16 January 2019 | 10:05 | ICT

    The government has formed a technical working group to formulate a digital economy policy which will function as a roadmap to boost the Kingdom’s economy through technological innovation, an official said on Tuesday.

  • International airports handle over 10 million passengers

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 13:14 | ICT

    Passenger traffic continued to grow at the Kingdom’s three international airports last year, pushing full-year passenger numbers above 10 million for the first time, according to figures from Cambodia Airports, the French-owned company operating them.

  • Angkor Enterprise sees new website launched

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 13:13 | ICT

    THE Angkor Enterprise, a state-run institution that manages tickets sales for international visitors to the Angkor Archaeological Park, has launched a new website that will show real-time figures of tickets sold and other information relevant to tourism.

  • SSEZ exports valued at $372 million last year

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 13:12 | ICT

    EXPORTS from the Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) were valued at $372 million last year – up 68 per cent compared to 2017 – according to a statement from the Council for the Development of Cambodia.

  • Asian nations set to increase labour flow to Japan

    Publication date 15 January 2019 | 12:16 | ICT

    AS the Japanese government begins accepting more foreign workers from April, various measures are being considered or taken to prepare for the move in nine Asian countries with which the government plans to sign bilateral accords.