Markets

Leader Talks: Kheang Ratanak on promoting automobile insurance in Cambodia

Head of Automobile Insurance at Forte Insurance Mr. Kheang Ratanak spoke with CIR Leader Talks on the government’s plans to introduce compulsory insurance for private vehicles, the changing culture of driver safety, and car insurance protection and value-added services Forte is offering.

7-Eleven marks one year of operations in Cambodia

After much hype and delays related to Covid-19 7-Eleven opened its first store in Cambodia in September 2021 to much fanfare, one year on the company is recording strong growth as well as an increasingly loyal crowd. 

Opinion: Turning Uncertainty into Opportunity and Doubling Down on Cambodia’s Human Development

Over much of the last two decades, Cambodia’s economy has grown at an impressive average rate of nearly eight percent, one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. Significant advances were made in reducing poverty and improving health and education.

EFG commits to open 20 Boost Juice stores in Cambodia within five years

Leading F&B operator in Cambodia, Express Food Group (EFG) has signed an agreement with the well-known international smoothie and juice brand Boost Juice to open and operate 20 stores in Cambodia as a 'next step' market.

Associations respond to German-funded study on Cambodia’s microfinance industry

Association of Banks in Cambodia (ABC) and Cambodia Microfinance Association (CMA) have responded to a review on the microfinance industry which found the sector overall has a positive impact on borrowers while also raising concerns about over-indebtedness and land sales.

Encouraging foreign talent will play a key role in the post-pandemic growth of Cambodia

Key stakeholders in Cambodia's business community say attracting and harnessing foreign talent will be a key element in seeing the resumption of impressive pre-pandemic growth levels for Cambodia moving forward.

AmCham prepares for Cambodia’s most anticipated tax forum of 2022

The American Chamber of Commerce and General Department of Taxation will hold a joint forum on Wednesday, September 28th titled “Tax Updates and Audits” featuring several of Cambodia’s leading tax stakeholders including the Director General of GDT H.E. Kong Vibol as keynote speaker.

IndoCham celebrates its first-anniversary already achieving many milestones

The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (IndoCham) has marked its first year of operations by hosting over 50 members and associates to celebrate and reflect on the many milestones already achieved.

EuroCham elects seven new board of directors at 2022 AGM

European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia (EuroCham) members have selected seven new board of directors from nine candidates before reinstating Mr. Tassilo Brinzer as Chairman at the EuroCham 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the Sofitel Hotel. 

Cambodian women entrepreneurs graduate with new business skills

Three Hundred Fifty Cambodian women graduated from the “Business Network Strengthening program” funded by the United States Agency for International Development’s Women Entrepreneurs Act (WE Act) Project and implemented by Support Her Enterprise (SHE) Investments.