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Asia-Pacific parliamentary forum kicks off in Cambodia

The 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-27) kicked off in Cambodia's Siem Reap province Tuesday, focusing talks on politics, security, economy, trade issues and cultural cooperation.

1 killed, 9 wounded in war-left artillery shell explosion in eastern Cambodia

A war-left 105mm artillery shell exploded on Monday, killing one man and injuring nine others in eastern Cambodia's Tboung Khmum province, local authorities said.

Regional research office predicts robust growth for Cambodia this year

Cambodia's economy is projected to continue its strong growth in 2019, driven by construction, garment export and tourism, the Singapore-based ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) said in a statement on Friday.

Cambodia’s 2 largest ports see remarkable profit surge in 2018

Cambodia's two state-owned ports - Sihanoukville Autonomous Port (PAS) and Phnom Penh Autonomous Port (PPAP) - have seen remarkable growth in profits in 2018, a Transport Ministry's annual report showed on Thursday.

Cambodia’s rice export slightly drops last year

Cambodia exported 626,225 tons of milled rice in 2018, a decrease of 1.5 percent over a year earlier, according to an official report released on Thursday.

Cambodia sends 8th batch of peacekeepers to Lebanon

Cambodia dispatched the eighth batch of 184 peacekeepers to Lebanon on Wednesday to replace the seventh group, whose one-year United Nations peacekeeping mission in Lebanon has come to an end.

40 pct of construction work on China-aided stadium in Cambodia completed

About 40 percent of the construction work on a China-funded new national stadium here has so far been completed, Thong Khon, president of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, said on Wednesday.

Lightning strikes kill 110 in Cambodia last year: spokesman

Lightning strikes claimed 110 lives in Cambodia in 2018, up 37 percent from 80 deaths recorded a year earlier, a disaster control spokesman said on Tuesday.

1.12 mln Chinese tourists visit Cambodia’s famed Angkor last year

About 1.12 million Chinese tourists visited Cambodia's famed Angkor Archeological Park in 2018, an increase of 23 percent from 2017, said a report on Friday.

Cambodia’s economy continues to enjoy robust growth: central bank

Cambodia's economy enjoyed robust growth last year, driven by garment exports, construction and tourism, said a National Bank of Cambodia's statement on Thursday.

8 Chinese injured in multi-vehicle crash in SW Cambodia: police

Eight Chinese nationals got injured in a collision involving a dump truck, a pickup truck, and motorbikes in Cambodia's southwestern Preah Sihanouk province on Wednesday, a local traffic police chief said.

Cambodia arrests over 16,000 drug-related suspects in 2018

Cambodian authorities arrested 16,232 illicit drug suspects in 8,018 cases in 2018, said an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department report on Tuesday.

Spotlight: Cambodia maintains political stability, robust growth after July poll

Cambodia has maintained political stability and strong economic growth after a July general election that handed a landslide victory to Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen's ruling party.

Cambodia’s exports up 4 pct in 2018: commerce ministry

Cambodia exported products worth 11.2 billion U.S. dollars in 2018, up 4 percent over 2017, according to a Commerce Ministry's annual report released on Monday.

Four killed, 11 others injured in Cambodia road accident

At least four people were killed and 11 others were injured when their truck went upside down on Sunday in Southwestern Cambodia's Koh Kong province, a local police chief said.

Cambodia expects 7.3-pct growth in 2018: central bank

Cambodian economy has been projected to grow by 7.3 percent this year, spurred by the robust performance of garment exports, tourism and construction, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Cambodia Neav Chanthana said Friday.

Cambodia-CPP-Annual Congress

Members of the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) attend the CPP's congress in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Dec. 18, 2018.

New joint patrol starts on Mekong (Lancang) River

The 77th Mekong River joint patrol led by China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand started Tuesday from Guanlei Port, Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

New fish-based therapeutic food launched in Cambodia to treat kids with malnutrition

A new fish-based wafer snack - Nutrix, produced to treat severe acute malnutrition in children, was launched in Cambodia on Monday, according to a joint statement.

Chinese state councilor meets Cambodian deputy PM on cooperation under Belt and Road Initiative

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met here on Sunday with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong on bilateral ties with both sides vowing to enhance cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative.