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US to provide $125M for Acleda financing

A woman passes by a branch of Acleda Bank on Phnom Penh's Monivong Boulevard in 2014.
A woman passes by a branch of Acleda Bank on Phnom Penh's Monivong Boulevard in 2014. Pha Lina

US to provide $125M for Acleda financing

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the US government’s development financial institution, signed a commitment letter for $125 million direct loan to Acleda Bank to support all sectors through microenterprises and small- and medium-size enterprises (SMEs), Acleda Bank said in a press release yesterday.

The finance diversifies the bank’s strategic funding sources and helps it support microenterprises and SMEs that need financial facilities to start or expand their businesses, as well as to leverage their revenues, it said.

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