Two new provinces approved 03-09-2018 A letter obtained by Khmer Times on August 31 tells of the Prime Minister approving the creation of two new provinces. One is to carve out of Kandal province and the other will be made from a portion of Mondulkiri’s Koh Nhek district and Rattanakiri’s Lumphat district. This will increase the number of provinces in … Continue reading "Two new provinces approved" [...]
Entertainment complex to open in November 22-08-2018 WorldBridge Arena, a shopping and entertainment complex built by the WorldBridge Group in Phnom Penh, will open to the public in November, with half of the retail space on offer already booked. Simon Griffiths, managing director of Urban Asset Solutions, a company that has provided consulting and management services to WA Arena, said the complex … Continue reading "Entertainment complex to open in November" [...]
First highway to break ground in November 22-08-2018 Construction of the Kingdom’s first-ever highway, stretching 190 kilometres to connect Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville, was confirmed to start in November. The highway will begin in Phnom Penh’s Chaom Chao area, starting at street Tom Nop Kop Srov, which links national roads 4 and 5, according to Va Simsorya, spokesman at the Ministry of Public … Continue reading "First highway to break ground in November" [...]
New airport car park opens tomorrow 16-08-2018 Starting tomorrow, all vehicles accessing Phnom Penh International Airport will be welcomed by a new hi-tech parking lot, which has been designed to ease traffic congestion, according to an airport representative. Chloé Lapeyre, the airport’s general manager, said in a press conference yesterday that over $1 million was invested to install advance parking equipment and … Continue reading "New airport car park opens tomorrow" [...]
Chinese company to build ‘biggest commercial centre in Cambodia’ 14-08-2018 Yunnan Shengmao Investment (Cambodia) Co., Ltd yesterday started the construction of a $1-billion commercial complex in Phnom Penh’s Boeung Salang village. The land, located in Russey Keo district, was leased by Phnom Penh Autonomous Port (PPAP). Chen Tai An, director of Yunnan Shengmao Investment, said the project, known as Triumph Commercial Centre, is in line … Continue reading "Chinese company to build ‘biggest commercial centre in Cambodia’" [...]
New government to be formed next month, Hun Sen says 05-08-2018 Prime Minister Hun Sen said that a new government is scheduled to be formed next month after the CPP won a sweeping victory in Sunday’s election. Speaking to about 10,000 garment workers in Phnom Penh’s Meanchey district, Mr Hun Sen said the Cambodian People’s Party will form a new government on September 20. “We will … Continue reading "New government to be formed next month, Hun Sen says" [...]