WECREATE aims to break down social barriers that women face through entrepreneurship.
The book further discusses sex work and the trafficking of women, as well as the work of anti-trafficking organizations in Cambodia.
Every year, travelers and farmers gather at the riverbanks some eight kilometers from Phnom Penh to buy and sell the fish. This year’s prahok fish sold at unusually high prices.
The income from the tickets is expected to reach $100 million with the new price structure.
There are more than one million Cambodian migrant laborers working legally and illegally in Thailand, Malaysia, South Korea, Japan and China
Preap Kol, executive director of Transparency International Cambodia, said the move could help ensure less money was wasted from the budget this year.
Oil prices are in decline again after a recent rise when they reached about $56 a barrel, the highest in 18 months. VOA Khmer's Cheoung Pochin narrates.
The World Bank said the economy remained strong despite the slight downturn, boosted by strong growth in the garment, real estate and construction sectors.
Cambodia has sought to institute a number of reforms leading up to the establishment of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) last year.
A Mother Nature analysis of U.N. trade figures it said showed Cambodia had under-reported its sand exports to Singapore by some 70 million tons between 2007 and 2015.
There are over 10,000 Cambodian-Americans living in Georgia and most of them live in Atlanta’s southern Riverdale city, in Clayton county.
Srey Vanthon, country director of ADD International, said information provided about the SDGs was not adequate or widely disseminated.
The head of parliament’s anti-corruption commission has criticized the minister of mines for dodging questions on an apparent $750 million discrepancy in reported exports of sand to Singapore since 2001.
The U.N. figures showed that, between 2007 and 2015, Cambodia only reported 2.8 million tons of sand leaving for Singapore, whereas Singapore reported it had imported some 72.8 million tons over the same period.
Southeast Asian country shifting its focus to free trade deals with China, Russia and the EU in lieu of the TPP
The AEC, which came into effect at the end of 2015, was the starting point for future Asean integration of the political and security regimes.
US foreign assistance provides dividends in the form of enhanced U.S. national security and economic prosperity with only less than 1 percent of the total US federal budget, according to a report.
The program is intended to enhance the infrastructure of existing financial sectors to create new products and services that will bring in more people to the formal financial system.
He said that Cambodia would stockpile 5 million tons of rice and be in a position to export hundreds of thousands of tons to countries like China and Vietnam.
As SE Asia's Electricity Demands Rise, Threats to Food Security
The suspensions and fear since the stampede kept people away this year, with vendors reporting up to 40 percent decreases in trade.
According to ministry spokesman Chum Sounry, Puttnam told Sokhon that “the changed situation in the UK will not adversely affect bilateral relations or trade cooperation between the two countries.”