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One year on, CNRP fate unclear

Publication date 19 November 2018 | 10:06 | ICT

A year after the dissolution of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), the fate of the former main opposition party remains unclear.



  • Concerns over one-party budget approval

    Publication date 16 November 2018 | 10:29 | ICT

    The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP)-controlled National Assembly approved the $6.7 billion national budget for next year on Thursday, but a former opposition lawmaker expressed concern for the future “consequences” of using state mon

  • VN entering TPP ‘may bring challenges for the Kingdom’

    Publication date 14 November 2018 | 08:03 | ICT

    Cambodia's economy faces new challenges that could affect the growth of trade and investment inflows as international manufacturers possibly move operations to Vietnam after the country made new trade deals with major markets, sever

  • Analyst: Government appointments ‘a waste of national budget’

    Publication date 13 November 2018 | 09:25 | ICT

    The government has appointed over 200 officials as undersecretaries of state, secretaries of state, assistants and advisers at various institutions since October 1.

  • US China trade war boosts Cambodian export products

    Publication date 07 November 2018 | 07:28 | ICT

    Cambodian exports to the US in the first nine months of the year grew 27 per cent or $2.86 billion compared to the same period last year, said the Census Bureau of the US Department of Commerce.

  • Accords ‘not a tool for foreign intervention’

    Publication date 24 October 2018 | 08:33 | ICT

    A the Kingdom enjoyed a public holiday on Tuesday to commemorate the 27th anniversary of the signing of the Paris Peace Accords, the Royal Academy of Cambodia said that even though the agreement still carries “moral value”, it “can

  • Moody’s warns of ‘credit negative’ if EBA is lost

    Publication date 23 October 2018 | 09:00 | ICT

    Moody's Investors Services has warned that Cambodia’s potential loss of its Everything But Arms (EBA) preferential trade access to the EU would weaken its economic growth and lead to a credit negative, a report released on Saturday

  • ‘Trapped in debt bondage’

    Publication date 18 October 2018 | 07:49 | ICT

    Cambodia's construction boom has pushed thousands of families into modern slavery in the brick industry through debt bondage, a report by researchers from London’s Royal Holloway University say.

  • Cambodia faces ‘negative impacts’ if EBA suspended

    Publication date 17 October 2018 | 07:49 | ICT

    The European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (EuroCham) expressed its “serious concerns” on Monday over the “long-term negative impacts” of the EU removing the Kingdom’s access to the preferential Everything But Arms (EBA} agreeme

  • Container market dying out

    Publication date 02 October 2018 | 12:58 | ICT

    As a new business concept that entered Cambodia three years ago, the container market became quite popular as a place for entertainment and shopping. But it has been drying up as of late and could disappear soon.

  • Chinese influx pushing locals, Westerners out of Preah Sihanouk

    Publication date 18 September 2018 | 09:03 | ICT

    Some within the Kingdom’s tourism industry have speculated that the recent influx of Chinese visitors may hinder domestic tourism as the price of accommodations in the coastal city of Sihanoukville continues to rise.