Cambodian schools to re-open in stages from August 07-07-2020 August will finally see the reopening of schools which has been shuttered for months now. The Education Ministry said that it is in the process of re-opening schools, after more than three month of shutdown as part of the effort to combat COVID-19. Other Education officers meanwhile told Khmer Times on conditions of confidentiality that … Continue reading "Cambodian schools to re-open in stages from August" [...]
Third Aeon Mall receives official approval 27-12-2019 From being a duo, Aeon Malls are set to become a trio with a third gaining approval from the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) and scheduled to open in 2023. The CDC said it had approved the project among others in a news release. According to the CDC, the new investment project of … Continue reading "Third Aeon Mall receives official approval" [...]
Chroy Changva bridge opens 04-04-2019 Prime Minister Hun Sen and Japanese ambassador Hidehisa Horinouchi pose for a photo after the opening of the bridge. KT/Khem Sovannara Chroy Changva bridge I, commonly known as the Cambodian-Japanese Friendship bridge on Wednesday opens to ease traffic flow after its repairs. Prime Minister Hun Sen and Japanese ambassador to Cambodia Hidehisa Horinouchi presided over … Continue reading "Chroy Changva bridge opens" [...]
Cambodia’s 2019 GDP grows by 7 percent: ADB 04-04-2019 The high building growth in the capital. KT/Chor Sokunthea Cambodia’s economic growth is projected to stay robust with 7 percent in 2019 due to strong economic performance last year, according to Asian Development Bank. The Kingdom’s GDP growth in 2020 is forecast to hit slowdown growth of 6.8 percent, according to the Asian Development Outlook … Continue reading "Cambodia’s 2019 GDP grows by 7 percent: ADB" [...]
Government approves the Japanese SmartCity initiative in principle 15-03-2019 The establishment of the Asean-Japan Smart City Network and of a Private-Public Forum on Asean-Japan urbanisation development in Cambodia may soon be a reality after the government approved the initiatives in principle, according to a Council of Ministers letter. The letter, sent to the Ministry of Land Management Urban Planning and Construction, was signed on … Continue reading "Government approves the Japanese SmartCity initiative in principle" [...]
Japan to fund two projects worth $43 million 20-02-2019 The Foreign Affairs Ministry yesterday said Japan will provide more than $43 million to fund two development projects in the Kingdom. A ministry press release said Foreign Affairs Minister Prak Sokhonn and Japan’s Ambassador Hidehisa Horinouchi will today sign the Exchange of Notes on the extension of the Japanese government’s support for the two projects. … Continue reading "Japan to fund two projects worth $43 million" [...]