Eco-friendly Mass Transit System On The Table

Cambodian policymakers are working to secure a $800 million budget to build an automated gateway transit (AGT) system in Phnom Penh following the completion...

Phnom Penh and Tokyo Connected By Regular Air Service

All Nippon Airways (ANA) launched yesterday a direct service between Narita airport, in Tokyo, and Phnom Penh, marking the first regular service between Japan...

Transport Sector Troubled Despite Fuel Price Cuts

Local petroleum prices may have dropped by nearly a quarter since the start of the year, yet companies operating in the Kingdom’s competitive transportation...

Metered Tuk-Tuks Challenging Traditional Business Model

EZ Go—the first company in Phnom Penh to offer metered tuk-tuks—is challenging the capital's traditional business model for cheap transportation, where fare prices are...

Transport Quotas In The Greater Mekong Subregion To Rise

Countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) have agreed to expand cross-border permit quotas for trucks and tourist buses. Transport officials from Cambodia, Thailand, Laos,...

Car Sales Down After Tax Hike: Dealers

A recent increase in the specific tax on vehicle imports has slowed down sales and put a dent in profits, dealers claim. The increase in...

Bolstering Cambodia’s Customs Administration

An efficient customs administration is essential to the development and economic welfare of nations. It increases the revenue collected by the government, and protects...

New Consultative Tool For ASEAN Companies To Launch In September

A new tool to be launched in September will allow enterprises operating in the ASEAN region to raise specific trade-related issues to the government...

Capital’s Airport Gains New Air Freight Service

K Mile Air, a Bangkok-based airline, launched cargo flights between Bangkok and Phnom Penh earlier this week. The Thai cargo airline will use a Boeing 747-400...

US Brings Down Tariffs On Cambodian Travel Goods

Cambodian businesses can now export luggage, backpacks, wallets and other travel items to the U.S. duty-free, U.S. Ambassador William Heidt announced yesterday. As of July...

Chinese Firm Makes Proposal To Connect Capital’s Port To Railway

Transportation Minister Sun Chanthol met on Sunday with a representative of China Railway 16th Bureau Group—a railway construction constructor— to discuss a $250 million project...

Airport Extension Halted, Talk Of New One Rekindled

A senior official announced yesterday a halt to plans to expand the Phnom Penh International Airport, and hinted at the construction of a new...

Fuel Prices Back To Pre-intervention Levels

Four months after the government implemented a fuel-pricing mechanism that saw prices fall at the pump, petrol prices have risen back up to pre-intervention...

S’ville Favoured For Russia Flight Plan

Russian officials seem to favour Sihanoukville as the  destination for the regularly scheduled direct flights between the Kingdom and Russian proposed by Prime Minister Hun...

LCC Alliance To Shake Up Air Travel Market

Eight leading budget airlines from Southeast Asia, South Korea and Australia announced Monday an alliance that will enable customers to book connections using a shared...

New Video Contest To Help ADB Find New Transport Ideas

The Asia Development Bank (ADB) launched this week a youth video competition to inspire youngsters in finding new ways to tackle the pressing transport challenges...

Cambodia Angkor Air Expands To Ho Chi Minh With $9 Flight

Cambodia Angkor Air has announced a new direct flight between Ho Chi Minh and Sihanoukville starting June 17 in its latest international expansion. “This is...

Train Service Resumes To Tourist’s Delight

After a test run over Khmer New Year, Royal Railways will resume service from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville this weekend after a 14-year break....

Car Prices On The Rise In Cambodia, A Market Insight By...

With a new special tax at 60 percent, instead of the previous 50 percent, car prices are about to rise in the Kingdom. Campaigns...

Shipping Your Cargo To And From Cambodia

As ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) integration proceeds, the Kingdom’s trade with the rest of Asia, Europe and North America continues to grow at a...

Gov’t And Transport Representatives Discuss Issues Affecting Industry

Newly-appointed transportation minister Sun Chanthol met with representatives of the three biggest transportation bodies - CAMTA, CamFFA and CAMBA -, as well as with...

Air Traffic On The Rise

The three main Cambodian airports handled a record number of passengers in the first three months of the year, according to Cambodian Airports' latest...

Cambodia’s First SEZ With Customs Bonded Area

Charles Esterhoy is the Chief Operations Officer at Kerry Worldbridge Special Economic Zone, Cambodia’s first customs bonded warehouse zone, whose groundbreaking ceremony took place...

Insight Into The Logistics Sector

We caught up with the managers and directors holding the reins of some of Cambodia’s leading transportation and logistics firms to bring you expert...

Sihanoukville In The Spotlight

Although overshadowed by Phnom Penh, interest in doing business in Sihanoukville was further piqued after the Cambodian government defined the city as a ‘multi-purpose...

Less Risk Equals More FDI, Says PPSEZ COO

Charles Esterhoy, Chief Operating Officer of Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone, says PPSEZ can relate to the Cambodian government’s current growing pains as it...

Cambodian Customs Are Catching Up

B2B Cambodia caught up with Frederic Chan, Country Manager of Cargoteam SL Cambodia, to get his view on the Cambodian customs evolution currently taking...

Logistics Expanding In The Kingdom

The Cambodian logistics industry is growing in reply to an expanding global export and import market share. Mrs Lam Bui, Country Manager of Maersk...

Cambodia’s Lead Acid Battery Market Forecast (2014 – 2019)

Cambodia's lead acid battery market is yet to develop and fully commercialize in the country. High dependence on energy imports, slow electrification rate, proposed...

Relocating To Cambodia

Relocating to Cambodia has never been easier, thanks to a series of improvements across the country. Paul Glew, Country Director of relocation specialists Asian Tigers...

Challenges For Rice Industry

Fears have been raised over the future of Cambodia’s rice export industry as the Government ups the country’s export quota for 2015. In 2013, Cambodia...

Luxury Motor Show Takes On Used Car Market

At Cambodia’s first international motor show over the weekend, top-end car manufacturers including Mercedez-Benz, BMW and Ford presented their luxury range of SUVs, sedans,...

Porsche Joins Cambodia’s Luxury Car Race

by Ben Woods Though still one of the poorest countries in the region, Cambo­dia’s recent economic growth has birthed a new class of consumer. And...

Cambodia Launches $5M Biomass Project

by Kelvin Ross The Cambodian government has launched a four-year project to promote the use of biomass technology in its industrial sector. The $5.6m project unveiled...

Australia Courted For Further Railway Funding

by Eang Mengleng The government has asked Aus­tralia to provide more funding to help complete the rehabilitation of the dilapidated railway line between Phnom Penh...

Cambodia Poised For More Double-Digit Growth

This article was originally published by the CAPA CENTRE FOR AVIATIONwebsite on 180113 The Cambodian market is poised for more rapid growth in 2013 after...
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