Cambodia > Economy

WB pegs 2023 real economic growth at 5.5%

05/19/2023 08:19

The World Bank (WB) has marked up its projection for Cambodia’s real economic growth this year to 5.5 per cent – from the 5.2 per cent it forecast last month – predicting that rate to climb to around six per cent “in the medium term”.


Cambodia > Economy

Single Portal firms’ capital logs 31% rise year-to-date

06/09/2023 08:14

A total of 25,871 companies, with cumulative “registered share capital” of $7.62 billion, were approved by the six first-phase government agencies and successfully registered on the Online Business Registration Platform – also known as the “Single Portal” – in its 1,086 days of existence as of June 5 at 3pm, according to the Online Business Registration Service (“OBRS”).

Cambodia > Economy

Jan-Apr Indonesia trade climbs 27% on-year: GDCE

06/07/2023 07:56

The total value of goods traded between Cambodia and Indonesia registered a one-fourth increase in the first four months of 2023 compared to a year earlier, defying the global trend of declining exports amid a worldwide economic downturn exacerbated by the Ukraine conflict and geopolitical disputes between major powers.

Cambodia > Economy

Investment projects promise almost 80K new job opportunities

06/05/2023 08:36

The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) notices issued in the January-May period reveal that the government agency approved 61 new private investment projects – both inside and outside of special economic zones (SEZ) – totalling $516.64 million and set to deliver an estimated 76,310 jobs.

Cambodia > Economy

Apex trade body planning Quebec, Bangkok offices

06/01/2023 08:16

The Cambodia Chamber of Commerce (CCC) is looking to open representative offices in Canada’s Quebec province and the Thai capital of Bangkok this year after the July 23 general election, following encouraging results in the trade and investment domains credited to its current overseas outposts, according to the director-general of the Kingdom’s apex trade body.


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