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Cambodian ports see increases in cargo shipments

The Sihanoukville Autonomous Port, the biggest shipping facility in the Kingdom, has seen a 14 percent increase in cargo shipments in the first 10 months of the year to 2.84 million tons of goods. The Kingdom mainly exported garment items and agricultural produce as it shipped it mainly raw materials for garment, consuming products, autos, […]

Chinese school marks centennial year

The Duan Xua Chinese School has recently commemorated its centennial year of establishment in the Kingdom, promising to provide quality Chinese education in Cambodia. “The school will continue its duty to provide quality Chinese education to Cambodian students so as to contribute to developing human resources in this country,” school principal Li Hui Ming said. […]

Rice industry in urgent needs of funds

The Cambodian Rice Federation (CRF) is seeking funds from China’s Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) to develop infrastructure such as drying facilities and warehouses in hopes of increasing milled rice export capacities. The CRF recently formed a working group to study the Kingdom’s rice industry and prepare a proposal for the funds, said Sok Puthyvuth, managing director […]

Cambodia’s exports to Japan up 35 pct

Cambodia has exported over $584 million worth of local products to Japan in the first nine months of the year, according to the Japan External Trade Agency, JETRO. This figure represents a 35 percent increase in the same period last year—the biggest year-on-year growth among all ASEAN countries. “Economic cooperation between Cambodia and Japan is […]

Cambodia hopes to benefit from China’s Silk Road

Cambodia is hoping that China’s recently announced $40 billion New Silk Road initiative will boost the public infrastructure development of the Kingdom. Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the New Silk funding plan during talks with leaders from Tajikistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Mongolia, Laos, Cambodia and Bangladesh. The initiative is aimed at improving the road, railway, air […]