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Kingdom’s insurers enjoy premiums rise

Publication date 26 March 2019 | 08:57 | ICT

The Kingdom’s insurance industry generated more than $190 million in gross premiums last year – an increase driven by life insurance of nearly 30 per cent over the previous year – the Insurance Association of Cambodia (IAC) said.



  • NBC: Using the Riel will help to boost the Kingdom’s economy

    Publication date 26 March 2019 | 08:35 | ICT

    Encouraging the use of riel will help contribute to Cambodia’s economic growth despite low usage rates in the Kingdom’s economy, according to National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) deputy governor Neav Chanthana.

  • Credit institutions asked to aid disease-hit pig farmers

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 16:07 | ICT

    The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) on Thursday directed credit institutions to support their borrowers who raise pigs and are suffering losses due to African swine fever (ASF).

  • Industry sources say 737 MAX anti-stall software fix is ready

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 16:05 | ICT

    A FIX to the anti-stall system suspected of causing the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet that killed 189 people in Indonesia is ready, industry sources said on Saturday, as the company tries to avoid a lengthy grounding of its planes

  • Asean MoU to boost F&B ties

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 16:01 | ICT

    DINERS can look forward to more innovative dining concepts from Southeast Asia, as restaurant associations in the region come together to share their ideas and creations.

  • LOLC Cambodia set to issue corporate bonds by late April

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 11:12 | ICT

    LOLC (Cambodia) Plc is set to issue corporate bonds late next month, one month later than initially planned, as the firm’s proposal has only been granted two of three required approvals.

  • Kingdom’s black pepper looks to international market

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 11:10 | ICT

    Cambodia has been called “the Kingdom of black pepper production”, with Tbong Khmum province a major production hub despite the struggles the industry is currently facing.

  • JT Capital launches, joins derivative trading market

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 08:45 | ICT

    JT Capital, a new local derivative brokerage firm, officially launched operations in Cambodia on Saturday, joining in on Cambodia’s fledgling derivative trading market after receiving a licence from the Securities and Exchange Commi

  • Cambodia’s Kunthear Mov wins Women of the Future ‘Social Entrepreneur’ award

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 08:36 | ICT

    A Young Cambodian female entrepreneur in the fashion industry won a 2019 Women of the Future Awards Southeast Asia in a ceremony in Singapore on Thursday.

  • Grab’s new policy infuriates Malaysians

    Publication date 25 March 2019 | 08:23 | ICT

    Local rideshare users are up in arms over Grab Malaysia’s updated Passenger Cancellation Policy which goes into effect on March 25.

  • Ministry set to meet the salt community over challenges

    Publication date 22 March 2019 | 13:27 | ICT

    The Minister of Industry and Handicraft will hold a meeting with the Kingdom’s salt community in Kep and Kampot provinces next week to discuss the industry’s challenges, ministry spokesman Oum Sotha said.