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Mondulkiri Province Hosts First Trade Fair 2017

AKP Phnom Penh, March 18, 2017 – Mondulkiri, a northeastern province of Cambodia, has been hosting the First Provincial Trade Fair 2017 to promote local products, said the Ministry of Commerce in a news release.

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More New Companies Recorded in First Two Months

AKP Phnom Penh, March 17, 2017 – From 50 to 70 new factories and enterprises have been recorded in Cambodia during the first two months of this year, according to a local media report.

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US$60 Million Invested to Increase Domestic Pig and Feed Supply

AKP Phnom Penh, March 16, 2017 — Chip Mong Group is investing about US$60 million in a plant to produce pig feed and with facilities to raise and supply pigs for the Cambodian market in order to reduce import of the product.

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Thai Company Invests US$600 Million to Establish Factory in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, March 07, 2017– Thailand-based SVI Public Company Limited has decided to invest some US$600 million to establish a factory at Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone producing electronic components of camera, computer and phone.

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France’s BRED Bank Opens in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2017 – France’s BRED Bank, one of the largest loan providers in Europe, officially opened its first branch in Cambodia on Mar. 2 with US$30 million investment capital, aiming to assist small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and boost imports and exports.

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Top Thai Brands 2017 Kicks Off

AKP Phnom Penh, March 02, 2017 – Top Thai Brands 2017, an annual fair of Thai branded products, began yesterday at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition in Phnom Penh.

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Cambodia’s Port Activities Increased

AKP Phnom Penh, February 15, 2017 – Amount of goods transport via Cambodia’s ports rose remarkably last year, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport’s report.

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Nearly 4,000 Trademarks Registered

AKP Phnom Penh, February 15, 2017 – Ministry of Commerce registered nearly 4,000 trademarks in 2016, according to its report shared recently during a 2016 work review and 2017 planning meeting organised here in Phnom Penh.

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Cambodia’s Rice Export Up 10.90 Percent in First Month of the Year

AKP Phnom Penh, February 13, 2017 – In January 2017, Cambodia exported a total of 48,820 tons of milled rice to international market, an increase by 10.90 percent compared to the same period in the previous year, according to a report of the Secretariat of One Window Service for Rice Export Formality.

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Office Building Supplies in Cambodia Increase

AKP Phnom Penh, February 09, 2017 – Another 65,000 square metres of office buildings will ready for supply in the market this year, according to local media report.

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Shifting in Cambodia’s Condominium Market

AKP Phnom Penh, February 03, 2017 – Cambodia’s condominium market is undergoing remarkable shift as demand for luxurious units is being saturated, according to local media report. In the source, President of Cambodian Valuers and Estate Agents Association Mr. Kim Heang shared that with few condominium suppliers, a square meter could be sold between US$2,500 and US$4,000, [...]

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First Ever Bangladesh Trade and Investment Conference Held in Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2017 – The first ever Bangladesh Trade and Investment Conference was held here this morning aiming at enhancing the trade and investment connectivity between businessmen and investors of the two countries.

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Cambodia Exports 128,111 tons of Rubber Latex in 2016

AKP Phnom Penh, January 19, 2017 – Cambodia exported a total of 128,111 tons of rubber latex last year, pointed out the annual report of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. The figure shows a slight increase compared to 128,047 tons in 2015, it added.

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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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