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Bakong system blazes digital-money trail

Cambodia, along with China and South Korea, has among the 10 most mature retail central bank digital currencies (CBDC). The Kingdom’s Bakong system presents a real-world example...

The effects of the USD interest rate hike on Cambodian economy

Experts weigh in on the effect of a potential interest rate expansion by the US Federal Reserve on a highly dollarised Cambodia

Malaysia badminton body bans Zii Jia, Jin Wei for two years

Malaysia's number one Lee Zii Jia has been slapped with a two-year ban from all Badminton World Federation-sanctioned tournaments beginning on January 18. This comes after the...

ASEAN poised for post-Covid inclusive growth and prosperity

The Covid-19 pandemic caused global investment activities to fall – due to economic uncertainties, lockdowns, supply chain disruptions and postponement of investment by multinational enterprises.

Laos’ Tad Yeuang waterfall receives Asean tourism award

The well-known Tad Yeuang waterfall in Pakxong district, Champassak province, has been recognised with an ASEAN sustainable tourism award, which will be presented to provincial officials at a ceremony to be held in Cambodia.