KPMG hosts discussion on career choices for business women in Cambodia

Audit, tax, corporate and advisory services firm KPMG Cambodia, the British Chamber of Commerce, and the Australian Chamber of Commerce have hosted a discussion centered on exploring career opportunities for business women in Cambodia.

AVPN Cambodia meet-up focuses on mobilizing impact investment resources

Asia’s largest and most influential impact investor network, The Asian Venture Philanthropy Network (AVPN), together with Emerging Markets Consulting (EMC), hosted its first Cambodia Member Meet-up, bringing together the country’s leading impact investors, fund managers, and business support organizations. 

Sustainable SMEs in Cambodia face an uphill battle in scaling up

Sustainability has become more than a trend as consumers around the world start to prioritize where and how their goods are produced over cheaper price points. However, for some sustainable SMEs hoping to find investment and scale-up in Cambodia, this trend doesn’t yet seem to be bearing fruit.
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‘Program Mapping’ an effective tool for supporting start-ups in Cambodia

Khmer Enterprise, USAID’s WE Act and Swisscontact held their monthly ‘Give a Day’ initiative. Keynote speaker, Cheryl Ng, author of various guidebooks for development agencies such as the UNDP and coordinator of this month's program, told Cambodia Investment Review her thoughts on the findings of the event and wider investor landscape.

CamSEED paving the way for paid internships in Cambodia

With the launch of the newly formed organization’s 1,000 Internships Campaign, Hao Sophareth and his team are aiming for companies to commit to 1,000 paid internships over the next year, with a minimum of 50 percent being offered to female students.

Cambodia’s online marketplace Mayura looking at regional expansion

Owned by the Hong Leng Huor Group (HLH) the initial platform was known as HLH Marketplace when it was formed in April of 2020, but it was when the energetic Korean American Mr Paul Kim a got involved that things started to ramp up.

Cambodian football club Angkor Tiger enters the NFT market

As per the cooperation, Angkor Tiger FC will engage in the DEA’s Play-to-Earn ecosystem as a “gaming guild”. This means that the club will use the investment funds of the team’s sponsors to acquire non-fungible tokens (NFT’s) of digital assets and in-game products for DEA’s “PlayMining” game platform. 

Clik Payment seeks new investment after receiving regulatory approval

Phnom Penh based payment aggregator Clik Payment has announced they are in fresh talks with investors to secure $1 million in bridge financing to launch commercially after receiving their Payment Service Provider license in January this year. 

WE Act and Sevea celebrate three years of supporting women entrepreneurs in Cambodia

Women Entrepreneurs Act (WE Act) and Seeva have marked the end of a three-year commitment assisting Cambodian young women entrepreneurs celebrating with a gala night at SOSORO Museum.

Launch of KE’s Export Market Development Grant

The program, in line with the Royal Government of Cambodia’s strategy to internationally promote Cambodian-made goods, will reduce the relatively high-cost burden SMEs face to market their goods on the global stage and reduce the cost pressures from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.