Third Ring Road 50 percent complete 17-05-2021 The construction of the $300 million third ring road was 50 percent complete as of early May and is scheduled to be finished next year, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport’s spokesman Heang Sotheayuth. The 52 kilometre road stretches from National Road 4 from Por Sen Chey district in the west of … Continue reading "Third Ring Road 50 percent complete" [...]
Cambodia and Singapore’s 2020 bilateral trade reaches $4 billion 01-04-2021 Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Singapore reached $4.2 billion in 2020. Senior officials of the two nations are optimistic that trade figures will increase further in 2021. The figure was presented during a March 25 meeting between Say Chhum, President of the Senate and the newly-appointed ambassador of Singapore to Cambodia, Teo Lay Cheng. Chhum … Continue reading "Cambodia and Singapore’s 2020 bilateral trade reaches $4 billion" [...]
Foreigners eligible for free vaccines 26-02-2021 The Cambodian government is providing free vaccinations against COVID-19 to all foreigners living and working in the Kingdom. This was disclosed in a circular dated February 24, 2021, by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to diplomatic missions in Phnom Penh and the Office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator. The ministry in the circular said: … Continue reading "Foreigners eligible for free vaccines" [...]
PPSEZ releases Q4 financial report 20-02-2021 The Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone (PPSEZ) saw year-on-year revenue grow by nearly 36 percent to more than $4.2 million, according to its quarterly report released on Monday. The firm reported an unaudited pre-tax profit of $560,793, marking a 26 percent gain over the same period in 2019. Total assets increased slightly to $94.947 million, … Continue reading "PPSEZ releases Q4 financial report" [...]
Japan provides more support for Cambodia’s education and agriculture sectors 13-02-2021 The Government of Japan has agreed to provide $754,321 to support the areas of education and agriculture in Cambodia, under the framework, The Grant Assistance for Japanese NGO Projects. The Grant Contract was signed Friday between Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia Mikami Masahiro, and the representatives of recipient organisations, it added. According to the press release, … Continue reading "Japan provides more support for Cambodia’s education and agriculture sectors" [...]
Cambodia-Japan to hold 21st public-private sector meeting next week 06-02-2021 Cambodia and Japan will organise the 21st Public-Private Sector Meeting on Feb. 11 to further boost Japanese investment in Cambodia. The upcoming meeting will be co-chaired by Sok Chenda Sophea, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Secretary General of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC), and Mikami Masahiro, Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia. … Continue reading "Cambodia-Japan to hold 21st public-private sector meeting next week" [...]