During a September 20 Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Hun Manet, the government resolved to develop a national strategy for informal economic development.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, together with the UN Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), is orchestrating a request to the EU’s European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) to evaluate Cambodia’s food protection system by 2024.
The General Department of Customs and Excise of Cambodia (GDCE) has issued a set of guidelines on September 20 to its officers, including contract staff, to carry out public service provisions responsibly and strictly adhere to administrative working hours in order to strengthen its effectiveness.
The government has approved the draft law on the re-establishment of the State Secretariat of Civil Aviation (SSCA) to modernise civil aviation technology and enable rapid development of the industry including the management structure,
Although the current global financial situation is weak, foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in the first half of 2023 increased 41.6 per cent compared to the same period in 2022.
The Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced a reduction in electricity tariffs for the industrial and agricultural sectors, effective from October to December 2023. This move is aimed at increasing production, fostering job creation and supporting income growth for Cambodians.
In response to a Japanese firm’s suggestion that Cambodian farmers cultivate barley as an alternative cash crop for exports, agriculture minister Dith Tina advised that the company ensure a sustainable, long-term profitable market for the produce.
Recently-listed telecommunications provider CamGSM Plc reported a sound business performance for the second quarter ended June 30, 2023 (Q2-2023) with the net profit up 9.9 per cent at 45.8 billion riel ($11.2 million) against 41.7 billion riel ($10.2 million) a year ago
The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has approved the establishment of a $40 million steel factory by Huale Steel (Cambodia) Co Ltd in Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone to push up production to meet the development of
Cambodia Harvest III (Harvest III), a five-year project funded by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is inviting applications for its grants of up to $250,000 for investors and distributors, and up to $150,000 for other agricultural NGOs.