The official estimated cost for the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro ranges somewhere between 4.5 and more than 6 billion dollars, far lower than the Sochi and London games. VOA Khmer's Sreng Leakhena narrates.
In June, Cambodia was awarded the “World Best Tourist Destination for 2016” by the European Council on Tourism and Trade.
The easing of sanctions is expected to help Myanmar support its political reforms and economic growth, and to facilitate U.S. trade with the country, also known as Burma.
Khieu Thy, president of the Angkor Tour Guide Association, said the new pricing could make Cambodia less competitive.
The government is seeking to develop ways of increasing the benefit felt by Cambodia from economic corridors opened throughout the Greater Mekong Subregion.
His departure came immediately after the July 10 murder of popular political commentator Kem Ley.
The group was led by William G. Lafferrandre, vice president of Asia Pacific with ConocoPhillips and included members of the U.S.-Asean Business Council.
A week after Britain to exit the European Union amid concerns about globalization, parallels are being drawn to American voter sentiment during an increasingly contentious presidential campaign. VOA Khmer's Phy Sopheada narrates.
The ICT industry has grown significantly and is estimated to be worth about $800 million at present, employing some 30,000 IT professionals.
Cambodia exports more than $5 billion annually to its two major textile export markets, the US and EU.
Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Britain rose from over $930 million in 2014 to about $1 billion in 2015, an increase of 22.77 percent, according to the British Embassy.