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Cambodia breaks ground for construction of China-funded hospital in southeastern province

Tboung Khmum - Cambodia on Friday broke ground for the construction of Cambodia-China Friendship Tboung Khmum Hospital here.

Cambodia urges Pakistan, India to exercise restraint to avoid further clashes

Cambodia on Thursday called on Pakistan and India to exercise utmost restraint to avoid further clashes, according to a foreign ministry's statement.

Cambodia, Vietnam sign 5 pacts to boost relations

Cambodia and Vietnam on Tuesday signed five cooperation documents to boost bilateral ties and cooperation between the two neighboring countries, according to a joint communique.

Cambodia’s tourism makes 4.35 bln USD revenue last year, up 19.8 pct

Cambodia's tourism earned gross revenues of 4.35 billion U.S. dollars in 2018, up 19.8 percent from 3.63 billion dollars in a year earlier, Tourism Minister Thong Khon said here on Monday.

Over 31,000 Cambodians expelled from Thailand in 2018

About 31,136 Cambodian migrant workers in Thailand were sent home through the Poipet International Border Checkpoint in 2018, according to a national police report on Friday.

Cambodia sees remarkable drop in landmine, UXO casualties over last 2 decades: PM

Cambodia has seen a remarkable decline in the number of casualties from landmines and unexploded ordnances (UXOs) over the last two decades, Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen has said.

Cambodian PM predicts robust growth this year amid EU trade sanctions threat

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Wednesday that the country's economy is expected to grow by 7 percent in 2019 despite the ongoing threat of trade sanctions from the European Union.

Cambodia sees zero death from malaria for 1st time last year

Cambodia has reported zero death from malaria in 2018, achieving its self-imposed target three years earlier, Huy Rekol, director of the National Center for Parasitology, Entomology and Malaria Control, said Wednesday.

Cambodian PM to chair meeting of Supreme Consultation and Recommendation Council

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen will attend the meeting of the Supreme Consultation and Recommendation Council (SCRC), which is scheduled on Feb. 28, a senior official said on Tuesday.

Perceiving China-Jiangsu Culture Week” opens in Cambodia

"Perceiving China-Jiangsu Culture Week" kicked off here on Monday, aiming at strengthening cultural exchanges and enhancing friendship between China and Cambodia.

Cambodian garment workers concern over EU’s possible suspension of duty-free preferences

Cambodian trade union leaders and workers in the garment and footwear sector remained concerned about the European Union (EU)'s possible suspension of duty-free trading preferences for the kingdom, though the government has taken a series of precautionary measures.

Cambodia slams U.S. embassy for misleading statement over detention of former opposition leader

Cambodia on Saturday slammed the Embassy of the United States to Cambodia for a misleading comment concerning the legal case of former Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha.

Thai police net over 500 law-breaking foreigners

Thai police rounded up more than 500 foreigners, most of whom entered the country illegally, immigration police bureau said on Friday.

Cambodia will not die if EU withdraws EBA trade preferences: PM

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Thursday that the country will not die if the European Union suspends the Everything But Arms (EBA) trade preferences for the kingdom.

Cambodia, Thailand vow to further strengthen cooperation along border

Cambodia and Thailand vowed on Thursday to further enhance cooperation along the border for the interests of the two countries and peoples, according to a joint statement.

Cambodian, Thai defense ministers to discuss cooperation along border

Cambodian Defense Minister Gen. Tea Banh will meet with his Thai counterpart Gen. Prawit Wongsuwon this week to discuss cooperation along their border, according to a defense ministry statement on Monday.

Cambodia set to hold local council election in May

Cambodia is scheduled to hold the third election for 4,114 municipal, provincial and district councilors on May 26, the National Election Committee (NEC) said on Saturday.

Long-awaited Cambodia-Indonesia direct flight expected in 2nd half of 2019

A long-awaited direct flight between Cambodia and Indonesia is expected in the second half of this year after nearly half-a-century hiatus, Cambodian Tourism Minister Thong Khon said on Friday.

Cambodia Post reports substantial rise in revenue last year

The state-owned Cambodia Post has seen a 55-percent increase in revenue in 2018 thanks to the growing confidence of customers in the enterprise's services, the mail service provider said on Saturday.

Cambodia’s banking industry sees 20.1 percent lending growth last year

Loan demands from Cambodia's banking industry had surged by 20.1 percent in 2018 thanks to the growing business activities in trade, real estate and construction, agriculture, and manufacturing, said a central bank's annual report on Wednesday.