Locals hope for a return of Chinese investors
The pandemic ended a real estate boom and the market’s recovery is weak, causing concerns over financing problems in the heavily indebted sector.
How can the United States help equip the Mekong region’s workforce for the future?
The government agency that manages the UNESCO site says the shutdown allowed extra time and space for repair work, maintenance and gardening. "Our temples could rest too," APSARA Authority spokesman Long Kosal said.
Abby Seiff, author of a new book called “Troubling the Water: A Dying Lake and A Vanishing World in Cambodia,” discusses the future of the Tonle Sap Lake.
It describes how the lake’s extraordinary ecosystem has been of historical importance to Cambodia, but is now threatened by overfishing, dams and climate change.
Sihanoukville has in recent years seen a surge of Chinese investment and immigration, mainly in the casino business, which is banned in mainland China.
A new report found that Cambodia had 2.8 million loans for 3.6 million households, totaling $11.8 billion, with an average “microloan” size of $4,280, higher than the annual income of 95% of Cambodian households.
What the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership means for the 15 member countries.
Cambodia ratifies RCEP and FTAs with China and South Korea.
With Bakong, users can make payments and transfers in the U.S. dollar or Cambodian riel - the two currencies used in the country - with just a phone number or QR code.