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Private sector leaders to meet with Hun Sen

Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:26 | ICT

The private sector will meet with Prime Minister Hun Sen in April for the 19th Government-Private Sector Forum, which aims to address issues being faced by the business community.



  • Cambodia continues intellectual property cooperation with EU

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:24 | ICT

    Cambodia will renew its memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the European Patent Office (EPO) to boost investment from Europe, the Ministry of Industry and Handicrafts said.

  • Start-up disburses $1.5M in microloans

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:24 | ICT

    Lending start-up Digicro Pte Ltd has disbursed more than $1.5 million in Cambodia through its mobile app Spean Loan since its launch last March, according to a report by Japanese news agency NNA.

  • ‘Positive results’ after first round of FTA negotiations with China

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:23 | ICT

    The first round of negotiations for a Cambodia-China Free Trade Agreement highlighted the potential for creating strong economic and investment partnerships between the countries in the upcoming years, the Ministry of Commerce said

  • Vientiane plans to boost SME successes

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:04 | ICT

    Vientiane authorities have devised a six-point work plan to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access finance, and aim to increase the number of SMEs by 10 per cent this year.

  • Carney swansong may see Bank of England cut rate

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:03 | ICT

    Bank of England governor Mark Carney steers his final interest-rate meeting this week that could end with a cut on the eve of Brexit to boost Britain’s stalled economy.

  • Stocks, oil fall as China virus rattles markets

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:03 | ICT

    Global stocks and oil dropped on Monday as panicked investors fled risky assets for safer bets gold, bonds, the dollar and the yen, after China warned that a deadly new coronavirus was spreading fast.

  • Samyang sells more noodles overseas than domestically

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:01 | ICT

    Samyang Foods, the manufacturer of the globally popular Buldak Spicy Chicken noodles, saw its revenue from overseas surpass domestic sales last year, industry sources said on Tuesday.

  • Wing and ABA Bank launch fund transfers and cash deposit service

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 22:00 | ICT

    Wing (Cambodia) Limited Specialised Bank, Cambodia’s leading mobile banking service provider, and ABA Bank, the country’s leading commercial bank in digital finances,

  • GM turns shut plant electric

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 21:39 | ICT

    A General Motors (GM) manufacturing plant that was set to close will instead get a new life producing electric trucks and SUVs, the company announced on Monday.

  • VN firms cautious with exports to Myanmar

    Publication date 28 January 2020 | 21:38 | ICT

    Vietnamese exporters need to be cautious when shipping goods to Myanmar despite untapped opportunities available in the market, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in Myanmar.