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Cambodian students build homegrown AGV robot

Publication date 11 September 2019 | 16:46 | ICT

Two Cambodian engineering students have designed and built their own Automatic guided vehicles (AGV) that can deliver and organize items in logistics warehouse with the intention of increasing efficiency and reducing costs for businesses.



  • Farming robot debuts in Fujian

    Publication date 17 July 2019 | 14:54 | ICT

    While industrial robots have become a common sight in factories across eastern China, the country’s agriculture sector is seen by some as a place where few technologies can take root,

  • Only One Planet aims to help people kick the plastic habit

    Publication date 17 July 2019 | 11:29 | ICT

    Not far from what is affectionately known as the “Stinky River” or “Tonle Crap”, the Boeung Trabek sewage canal notoriously choking with plastic rubbish, Sandy Kotan and her team at Only One Planet are working to wean people off sin

  • Smart Farm Assistance: The app set to transform the lives of farmers

    Publication date 10 July 2019 | 11:07 | ICT

    Seeing farmers spend most of their time on their rice fields and plantations inspired a team of students to create a device that will help lessen their time working and bring them closer to their family.

  • Team of young engineers construct first humanoid made in Cambodia

    Publication date 03 July 2019 | 11:37 | ICT

    A team of 14 young people from Cambodia have spent more than a year investing their knowledge, skills and resources into making what is likely the Kingdom’s first locally made humanoid.

  • RoboThink: The Stem project preparing kids for Industry 4.0

    Publication date 26 June 2019 | 11:22 | ICT

    Among 10 other students in a classroom, Samlot Rina and Rith Sokhaneath smile as their two-wheeled toy car runs smoothly via remote control, after they spent 30 minutes installing small parts under their teacher’s instruction.

  • Getting news from a talkative automaton

    Publication date 19 June 2019 | 14:31 | ICT

    “DO YOU ever lie to your friends?,” Jam asks, popping up in a private message box at the bottom of your screen.

  • Using tech innovation to tackle Cambodia’s rampant road deaths

    Publication date 19 June 2019 | 11:34 | ICT

    Cutting corners, rampant phone use, speeding and driving through red lights – these are just some of the reasons why driving in Phnom Penh can often feel like a city-wide game of dodgems.

  • Freedom to walk: Ridding Cambodia of mines through tech innovation

    Publication date 12 June 2019 | 11:47 | ICT

    It may seem an unlikely location, but down a nondescript alley surrounded by residential units in Phnom Penh’s Tuol Kork district is a robotics company which is aiming to change the world.

  • Glamping pods: Immersed in nature with the comfort of home

    Publication date 05 June 2019 | 11:32 | ICT

    For more adventurous types, there is no greater pleasure than simply pitching a tent on a hill or in the jungle and staying the night, at one with the rugged surroundings of nature.

  • Turning a childhood hobby into a business through recycled car tyres

    Publication date 29 May 2019 | 11:24 | ICT

    A former credit officer from Prey Veng province is attracting customers with his creativity as he turns old car tyres into furniture, colourful garden decorations and playground equipment.