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Construction Sector Attracts 2,636 Projects Last Year

AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2017 – Cambodia’s construction sector attracted 2,636 projects on a total land area of 14 million square metres, according to the figures from the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction.

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Cambodia’s Rice Export in 2016 Increases Slightly

AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2017 – Last year, Cambodia exported 542,144 tons of milled rice to international market, up 3,748 tons or 0.7 percent compared to the amount in 2015, pointed out a report of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishery to Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen.

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Japanese Businessmen, the Biggest Foreign Investors in Cambodia’s SEZ

AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2017 – Japanese businessmen are the first foreign investors in the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in Cambodia, according to an annual report released by the Ministry of Commerce last week.

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Kampot Province’s Pepper Remains a Big Market for Export

AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2017 – Kampot pepper, the well-known brand for Cambodia’s pepper, remains a major exported product, as its price is growing for three consecutive years, from 2014 to 2016, Mr. Nguon Sunlay, President of Kampot Pepper Promotion Association (KPPA), told local media recently.

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An International Food Processing Company Plans to Invest in Building a Candy Factory in Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, December 28, 2016 – Aprati Food (CAMBODIA) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Aprati Foods Holdings Pte Ltd. (AFH), will invest in the construction of a candy factory in Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone in Cambodia.

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Cambodia Exports Over 10,000 Tons of Fish Products in First 11 Months

AKP Phnom Penh, December 27, 2016 – Cambodia’s export of fish products, both freshwater and marine fish was amounted to more than 12,000 tons during the January-November period, said a monthly report of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries.

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11th Cambodia Import-Export and One Province One Product Expo Kicks Off

AKP Phnom Penh, December 16, 2016 – The 11th Cambodia Import-Export and One Province One Product Exhibition began here on Dec. 15 afternoon at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Centre, Phnom Penh with over 300 booths.

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11th Cambodia Import-Export and One Province One Product Exhibition To Begin Tomorrow

AKP Phnom Penh, December 14, 2016 – The Ministry of Commerce in collaboration with other partners are going to host the four-day “11th Cambodia Import-Export & One Province One Product (OPOP) Exhibition” this week.

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South Korean Company To Build Cassava Processing Factory in Kratie

AKP Phnom Penh, December 07, 2016 – SINGSONG Industrial (Cambodia) Co., Ltd., newly established by SINGSONG Industrial Co., Ltd. of the Republic of Korea, is planning to invest in the construction of a cassava processing factory in Kratie northeastern province.

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Mongolia’s Mutton Soup To Arrive in Cambodia Soon

AKP Phnom Penh, December 07, 2016 – Cambodia’s HGB Food Industry Co., Ltd. and Little Sheep Group in Mongolia signed a partnership agreement here on Monday to establish the first ever Little Sheep Hot Pot restaurants in Phnom Penh in the near future.

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HOdo Group Reveals Plan to Invest in Rubber Plantation in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2016 – A China’s Jiangsu province-based HOdo Group, the company that co-operates Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) in Preah Sihanouk province, has revealed its plan to invest in rubber plantation in Cambodia to supply its process of tire producing factory.

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Malaysia Investing US$1.7 Billion in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, October 26, 2016 – Some 150 Malaysian companies have been investing in Cambodia in 131 projects worth US$1.7 billion in total, a trade specialist of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) was quoted as saying by local media in a recent workshop in Phnom Penh.

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CamFood/CamHotel 2016 Attracts More Exhibitors

AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2016 – CamFood/CamHotel 2016 kicked off yesterday with the participation of more exhibitors than the previous year, the organizer told reporters.

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Japan’s Investments in Cambodia Rising

AKP Phnom Penh, October 20, 2016 – Japan’s investments in Cambodia rise remarkably as of the third period of 2016, according to a local media report. Based on the latest transition records shared by ACLEDA Bank to the said source, Japan’s small businesses in Cambodia have increased by 99 percent – from 326 last year to 655 [...]

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FASMEC To Organise Home-made Products Exhibition Across Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, October 10, 2016 – Federation of Association for Small and Medium Enterprises of Cambodia (FASMEC) is organising home-made products exposition Cambodia-wide to widen their market, according to local media’s report.

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Vietnam Trade Fair 2016 in Cambodia Kicks Off

AKP Phnom Penh, October 07, 2016 – Vietnam Trade Fair 2016 was officially opened yesterday under the presidency of H.E. Gen. Moeung Samphan, Cambodian Secretary of State for National Defense and H.E. Lt. Gen. Tran Don, Vietnamese Deputy Minister of National Defense.

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Local Condominium Supplier Invests US$400 Million in the Project

AKP Phnom Penh, October 07, 2016 – Orkidé the Royal, a Cambodian premium condominium supplier, announced an investment of more than US$400 million in its business.

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Cambodia Considers Establishing Chamber of Commerce Abroad

AKP Phnom Penh, October 03, 2016 – Cambodia is considering establishing overseas honorary chambers of commerce with an aim to boost the trade sector, according to the Ministry of Commerce.

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Vietnam Trade Fair 2016 To Be Held This Week

AKP Phnom Penh, October 03, 2016 — Vietnam Trade Fair 2016 under the theme of “Friendship, Cooperation and Development” will take place at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Centre, Phnom Penh from Oct. 6 to 10.

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China Invests US$6 million for Animal Feed Mill in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2016 – China’s Sichuan New Hope Agribusiness (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. has invested another US$6 million to establish the second animal feed mill in Cambodia after the success of the first factory in 2010.

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