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EU Levies Tariffs On Local Rice

The European Commission has imposed tariffs on rice imports from Cambodia and Myanmar that, it says, are hurting farmers in the European Union. In a...

Tax Incentives To Encourage Listings In Bourse

Companies listed in the local bourse are entitled to a 50 percent deduction in income tax, according to a sub-decree issued earlier this month. Sub-decree...

Vegetable Production Programme Bears Fruit

A government initiative to reduce vegetable imports is bearing fruit, with Siem Reap province producing 1,432 tonnes of veggies last year, according to a...

First Banana Shipment To China Confirmed

Longmate Agriculture Co has announced that it will conduct a test shipment of bananas to the Chinese market next month, which will be followed...

Pepper Association Reports Lower Yields, Sales

The Kampot Pepper Promotion Association has sold just 50 tonnes of the coveted commodity, an 80 percent drop compared to last year. The dip in...

Afraid Of Potential EU Tariffs, Exporters And Millers Buy Less Rice

Local rice exporter and millers will buy significantly less paddy rice this year as they await the European Union’s final decision on whether or...

Despite Challenges, Exports Grow By 4 Percent

Trade with foreign partners decelerated in 2018, with exports growing by just 4 percent, compared to 19 percent last year. The year presented a number...

‘The Time For Digitalisation Is Now,’ Experts Tell Local Firms

With the government aiming to turn Cambodia into a predominantly digital economy by 2023, micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) must strive to digitalise...

Digital Economy Takes Centre Stage

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Cambodia yesterday launched its latest publication, a compendium of articles by local and international authors that describes Cambodia’s evolution in the last...

Retail Investors On CSX Up 126 Percent

The number of retail investors on the Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) has more than doubled in 2018 after years of sluggish growth, the stock...

Kampong Speu’s Palm Sugar To Earn GI Label In Upcoming Months

Kampong Speu province’s palm sugar will be recognised as a geographical indication (GI) in the European Union early next year, an official from the...

Throwing Sand In One’s Own Rice Bowl

A year ago, the European Union offered Cambodia the option of using a unique Harmonised Systems Code (HS Code) for its Jasmine fragrant rice...