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Development

Chea Vireak, PillTech

PillTech pins hopes on changing pharmacy culture in Cambodia

To cut down on counterfeit drugs, Vireak founded PillTech in 2021, an online ordering platform that allows pharmacies to purchase over 5,000 different medications approved by the Ministry of Health. 

$1.4B of private investment a year needed to achieve Cambodia’s 2050 ‘carbon neutral’ plan

Cambodia has become the first ASEAN nation to submit its Long-Term Strategy for Carbon Neutrality (LTS4CN) to the United Nations – outlining the economic impact of 449,000 additional jobs and an additional 2.8% of annual GDP growth by 2050 if the Kingdom can be carbon neutral.
Cambodian SMEs

OBOR Management aims to improve Cambodian SMEs financial management skills

Phnom Penh venture capital firm OBOR Capital will work with Cambodia’s Small and Medium-Sized business owners to improve their financial management, business projections and better understand investor requirements.

COVID widens digital divide as Cambodia’s e-economy booms

While COVID-19 has been a catalyst for digital transformation for Cambodia's e-economy, a recent study suggests the overall benefits have been minimal and the pandemic has done more harm than good in narrowing the digital divide.

East Asian FinTech firms seek guidance in Cambodia’s digital economy

The rapidly growing financial technology (Fintech) sector is attracting more East Asian companies that are now seeking assistance in creating localized operation teams in Cambodia's digital economy.
Cambodia's MFI sector

Cambodia’s MFI sector prepare for a digital upgrade

Cambodia's MFI sector appears ready to take the next step in digitalization by embracing emerging technology such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, and alternative data over the next two years, according to a recently released survey. 
Cambodia chili

Cambodia chili targeted as export of choice to regional markets

Cambodia chili exports to Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Indonesia will soon receive a boost after a joint study conducted by the General Directorate of Agriculture (GDA) and German Cooperation revealed untapped potential in the regional market.

Prudential Cambodia digitalization agenda outlined at CamTech 2021 Summit

Prudential Cambodia has earmarked a pivot towards digital insurance, green financing transition, and creating more inclusive insurance offers and distribution channels in the rapidly developing industry.  
Cambodia’s e-commerce policies

Cambodia e-commerce policies playing catch-up to regulate the growing sector

As Cambodia e-commerce continues its meteoric rise on the back of the pandemic, government officials are playing catch-up to regulate the sector and ensure it forges a sustainable path to success that benefits the government, the private sector, and consumers alike.
Cambodian business development

More advanced marketing models key for Cambodian business development

Industry experts say that implementing more sophisticated marketing strategies – and moving away from the limitations of platforms such as Facebook – will broaden Cambodian business development considerably.