Japan grants aid to its NGOs 10-01-2019 The Japanese government has granted its two NGOs in Cambodia $692,522 to fulfil their projects, and guarantee food and nutrition security for participants. The agreements were signed on Thursday, Dec.27, within the framework of the Grant Assistance for Japanese NGO projects. The Heart of Gold and the Foundation for International Development/Relief (FIDR) are the beneficiaries. … Continue reading "Japan grants aid to its NGOs" [...]
Manila-Phnom Penh flight to launch in April 10-01-2019 Philippine Airlines (PAL) announced it will launch a flight service to Phnom Penh from Manila in early April. Filipino media ABS-CBN quoted PAL president Jaime Bautista yesterday as saying that the airline will begin this year direct flights from Manila to Phnom Penh, as well as destinations in Vietnam and India Mr Bautista said with … Continue reading "Manila-Phnom Penh flight to launch in April" [...]
World Bank expects Cambodian economy to grow higher this year 04-12-2018 The World Bank on Wednesday released its latest edition of Cambodia’s economic outlook, expecting that the Kingdom’s economy will grow higher this year compared to last year. The World Bank Cambodia Economic Update, a biannual report that provides up-to-date information on short- and medium-term macroeconomic developments, said Cambodia’s economic growth rate will reach 7.1 per … Continue reading "World Bank expects Cambodian economy to grow higher this year" [...]
Japan provides grant for demining 25-11-2018 The Japanese government has provided nearly $4 million in aid to the Cambodian Mine Action Center (CMAC) for demining operations in the Kingdom. CMAC director-general Heng Ratana told The Post on Sunday that Japan has offered $3,536,680 for mine clearance throughout the Kingdom and another $300,000 for CMAC operations in Battambang province, which also involves … Continue reading "Japan provides grant for demining" [...]
Cambodia get first AFF Suzuki Cup group win 25-11-2018 Cambodia notched up their first win of the 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup yesterday evening – a 3-1 win at the Olympic Stadium here handing them all three points against their out of depth Laotian rivals. Chan Vathanaka was on target midway through the first half, scoring his second goal of the group stage. In the … Continue reading "Cambodia get first AFF Suzuki Cup group win" [...]
City Hall asks Japan for water treatment plant 04-11-2018 City hall is requesting the Japanese government for help in constructing an additional water treatment facility in Phnom Penh, an official said yesterday. Deputy Governor Nuon Pharoth said during a press conference yesterday that he led a delegation to Japan last week to discuss the matter with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency. “We requested for … Continue reading "City Hall asks Japan for water treatment plant" [...]