As part of an ambitious plan to rebrand one of Cambodia’s smallest mobile phone operators, a Hong Kong-backed telecommunications firm plans to invest $400 million over the next two to three years to construct the country’s fastest 4G network, the company’s general manager said Monday.
February 10, 2015
NagaCorp Ltd., the owner of NagaWorld Hotel and Casino in Phnom Penh, saw its yearly gross gaming revenue increase by 17 percent compared to 2013 and its nongaming revenue rise by 14.4 percent, according to the company’s filing Wednesday on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
February 6, 2015
Cambodia’s flourishing airline sector is expected to witness further growth this year as two new companies begin operating international flights, according to a report released Friday by the Australia-based Center for Asia Pacific Aviation.
January 31, 2015
Cambodia has the fastest-growing aviation sector in Southeast Asia, with passenger numbers surging 13 percent in 2014 as a result of an increase in visitors from China, according to a report released Thursday by the Australia-based Center for Asia Pacific Aviation.
January 30, 2015
Three people were killed Friday when a Cambodian-flagged cargo ship sank off the coast of Japan, according to news agency reports. Both Chinese state news agency Xinhua and Agence-France Presse said a total of 10 people were aboard the 1,915-ton ship when it began to sink late Thursday off the coast of Aomori prefecture in the Sea of Japan.
December 27, 2014
The government is planning to install surveillance equipment on the networks of Cambodia’s mobile phone operators and Internet service providers, a senior Interior Ministry official said Tuesday, vindicating concerns about inspections the ministry quietly conducted on telecommunications firms in October.
December 10, 2014
Police investigators in October visited the headquarters of mobile telephone and Internet service providers operating in Cambodia to examine their routers and other equipment, and to look at the companies’ billing records and data logs, according to documents obtained last month and an interview with a senior police official.
December 9, 2014
Four Cambodians and an Australian national were killed Tuesday in an apparent electrical fire at a nightclub in Siem Reap City, yet again raising concerns about the disregard for fire safety standards in Cambodia.
November 19, 2014
More Cambodians are using Khmer script on their mobile phones, a likely result of increased demand to communicate in their native language on social networks, according to the author of a study released Friday.
November 15, 2014
Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm, who fled to Cambodia in 2009 to avoid a prison sentence in Sweden, was found guilty by a Danish court last week of hacking computer mainframes operated by U.S. technology giant CSC, news website Daily Tech reported Friday.
November 4, 2014