Sihanoukville port plans further deep water port expansion 27-07-2020 Sihanoukville Autonomous Port (PAS) plans to expand deep port terminal into phase II and phase III aiming to handle the container traffic at the port, as the traffic of containers are predicted to increase in the years to come. The studies on phase II and phase III of the deep port terminal expansion have been … Continue reading "Sihanoukville port plans further deep water port expansion" [...]
Cambodia, China conclude bilateral FTA negotiations 22-07-2020 Negotiations on the establishment of a free trade agreement (FTA) between the Kingdom of Cambodia and the People’s Republic of China were officially concluded on July 20, 2020, after half a year of negotiations. The official announcement on the end of the FTA negotiations was made via Videoconference by Pan Sorasak, Cambodian Minister of Commerce, … Continue reading "Cambodia, China conclude bilateral FTA negotiations" [...]
Vietnamese enterprises invest approximately $2.7 billion in Cambodia 21-07-2020 Vietnamese enterprises have invested approximately $2.7 billion in Cambodia, coming third behind Laos which received the most investment capital from Vietnamese enterprises at nearly $5 billion in registered capital from 208 projects. This was followed by Russia at approximately $2.8 billion, Cambodia and Venezuela at about $1.8 billion. Last year saw Vietnamese businesses pour an … Continue reading "Vietnamese enterprises invest approximately $2.7 billion in Cambodia" [...]
New expressway, Capital to Bavet city 18-07-2020 The Cambodian government has plans to build an expressway from Phnom Penh to Svay Rieng province’s Bavet city, said the Office of the Council of Ministers in a statement released today. In the letter signed by Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday, he ordered the Ministry of Transport and Public Works, Ministry of Finance and … Continue reading "New expressway, Capital to Bavet city" [...]
Substitute holidays set for August 17-07-2020 Lieu days for the postponed Khmer New Year holidays will be set from August 17 to 21, a government sub-decree obtained by Khmer Times today revealed. The decision comes after Prime Minister Hun Sen earlier this week ordered the Cabinet to convene and decide a date for the substitute holidays. In a voice message sent … Continue reading "Substitute holidays set for August" [...]
Construction of Phnom Penh’s third ring road completed 40 percent 17-07-2020 The construction of Phnom Penh’s third ring road has been completed nearly 40 percent, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT). The third ring road stretches from National Road 4 in Chumpu Voan village, Chaom Chau district, crossing National Road 3 and 2 to National Road 1, connecting to Phnom Penh port’s … Continue reading "Construction of Phnom Penh’s third ring road completed 40 percent" [...]