Cambodia to exit from Least Developed Countries status World

Cambodia to exit from Least Developed Countries status

Phnom Penh Post on May 10 quoted a senior official from the Cambodian Ministry of Commerce as saying that Cambodia is well-prepared to minimise economic risks when it graduates from its Least Developed Countries (LDC) status.
China’s FDI to Cambodia surges in 11 months of 2020 World

China’s FDI to Cambodia surges in 11 months of 2020

China’s direct investment in Cambodia reached 860 million USD in the first 11 months of last year, up 70 percent year-on-year, the Phnom Penh Post cited data from the Chinese Embassy in Phnom Penh as saying on January 5.
Cambodia approves three apparel, handbag projects World

Cambodia approves three apparel, handbag projects

The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) recently approved three investment projects in the handbag and garment sector with a total capital investment of 8.8 million USD, according to the Phnom Penh Post. ​
Cambodia to have first wind farm World

Cambodia to have first wind farm

Cambodia’s Khmer Times and Phnom Penh Post have carried stories about the Blue Circle’s project to build a wind farm in Kampot province – the first of its kind in the country.
Cambodian legislator surprised by Singaporean PM’s remarks on Vietnam World

Cambodian legislator surprised by Singaporean PM’s remarks on Vietnam

Hun Many, a National Assembly member for Cambodia’s Kampong Speu province, has said he was “beyond surprised” at the recent remarks by Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong regarding the Vietnamese presence in Cambodia following the fall of the Khmer Rouge in 1979, the Phnom Penh Post reported.
Cambodian People’s Party wins most votes in local council elections World

Cambodian People’s Party wins most votes in local council elections

The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won most of the votes in the elections of municipal, provincial, town, and district councils held across Cambodia on May 26, the Phnom Penh Post said, quoting preliminary results released by the National Election Commission (NEC) the same day.