Cambodia > Economy

Import-export surpasses $11B

06/17/2020 07:49

The value of Cambodia’s total imports and exports of goods reached $11.160 billion in the first four months of this year, said a Ministry of Economy and Finance report.


Cambodia > Economy

K Speu SEZ buoys investment hope

08/06/2020 07:43

In a propitious combination of political stability, geography, infrastructure and a booming young workforce, Kampong Speu province is swiftly transforming into a potential investment hub, provincial governor Vei Samnang told The Post on Wednesday.

Cambodia > Economy

Registration of firms soars to 1,687 with online process

08/04/2020 08:01

The number of companies initiating the registration process on the government’s newly-launched business E-Registration Platform has skyrocketed to 1,687, taking full advantage of the reduced red tape and shorter timeframe.

Cambodia > Economy

Free trade agreement talks with Korea set to kick off on Thursday

07/30/2020 08:14

Cambodia and South Korea will begin first-round negotiations on a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) on Thursday, another step toward diversifying the Kingdom’s exports following the recent completion of FTA talks with China.

Cambodia > Economy

FTA to exempt 340 items from tariffs

07/29/2020 08:00

When the Cambodia-China Bilateral Free Trade Agreement (FTA) comes into effect, at least 340 of the Kingdom’s commodities will be exempt from tariffs, Ministry of Commerce secretary of state Sok Sopheak said on Tuesday.

Cambodia > Economy

Commerce ministry drafts e-commerce plan of action

07/27/2020 08:15

The Ministry of Commerce officially approved a strategy to implement the country’s E-Commerce Law, paving the way for the promotion of a digital business model in line with the government’s goal of leapfrogging into the fourth industrial revolution, or digital economy.

Cambodia > Economy

Private sector calls on gov’t for burden easing on trade

07/23/2020 08:18

The private sector has requested through the General Department of Customs and Excise eight challenge points to the government, to ease the burden on exports imports during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Cambodia > Economy

Sino-Cambodia FTA talks wrap up, signing to follow

07/22/2020 08:19

Cambodia and China wrapped up free trade agreement (FTA) talks on Monday, the Ministry of Commerce said.

Cambodia > Economy

Economic stars align, bringing fruits of progress into K Speu

07/21/2020 07:56

A favourable geographical location has prompted a steady rise in investors and enterprises setting up base in Kampong Speu province, its governor Vei Samnang said on Monday.

Cambodia > Economy

Long-term policy vital to reopen economy

07/20/2020 07:52

Countries around the world are slowly lifting Covid-19 lockdowns and cautiously reopening their economies to varying degrees in a bid to contain the fallout of the pandemic. Aiming for a gradual return to normal life and a rebound in economic activity, the Cambodian government recently issued a proclamation allowing the reopening of shops, restaurants, schools and casinos, requiring businesses to maintain high hygiene and safety standards for their customers. Royal Academy of Cambodia economics researcher Hong Vanak sat down with The Post’s May Kunmakara to talk about the financial repercussions of Covid-19 and the economic recovery game plan laid out by the government in response.

Cambodia > Economy

Derivatives market remains profitable as other sectors hit by Covid-19

07/16/2020 08:52

The Covid-19 pandemic has harmed several key economic sectors in the Kingdom since the outbreak earlier this year.


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