Martin Lansard, CEO and co-founder of Aniwaa, photographed last week in Phnom Penh.

Business Insider: The 3D printing watchdogs

Mon, 20 November 2017

A nascent industry in Cambodia, 3D printing has been adopted by numerous technologically advanced companies for producing prototypes. The Post’s Robin Spiess sat with Martin Lansard, CEO and co-founder of Aniwaa, to discuss 3D printing as an industry and its possible future impacts in the Kingdom. PPP: What services does Aniwaa offer? ML: Aniwaa is an information website which focuses on 3D printing and specifically on the hardware in 3D printers and scanners. We are a media site, and we write reviews about these machines which are offered in both English and French. We want to offer guidance to our users to help them find the right printers for their needs and budgets by providing them with information about 3D printers’ applications and capabilities. We came here three years ago and are fully committed to staying in Cambodia. PPP: How do you make your money? Because we are a ...

AEC presents migrant hurdles

Mon, 20 November 2017

With cross-border flows of migrant workers rapidly increasing since the founding of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, industry insiders claim that this change has had both positive and negative effects on the Kingdom by re

EBA scheme in jeopardy after CNRP ruling

Mon, 20 November 2017

In the wake of the dissolution of the Cambodia National Rescue Party last week by the Supreme Court, which effectively removes a

Cassava farmers find friend in exporter

Mon, 20 November 2017

Amru Rice, one of Cambodia’s largest rice exporters, signed a memorandum of understanding with a Thai starch company last Friday in a bid to increase export orders of organic cassava next year, the CEO of the company said yesterday.

NBC gives banks, MFIs greenlight to issue bonds

Mon, 20 November 2017

The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) announced on Friday that local banks and microfinance institutions (MFIs) can now issue corporate bonds or list equity securities on the nascent Cambodian stock market, a move industry insiders cl

Head of Mekong Business Initiative Dominic Mellor speaks about new MATCh programme at an event yesterday in Phnom Penh.

MBI programme fosters ag startups

Fri, 17 November 2017

The Mekong Business Initiative (MBI) launched a new startup accelerator programme aimed at enhancing the competitiveness of the agriculture sector in the Mekong region, with specific focuses on international companies eyeing expansi

CDC gives nod to two new garment factories

Fri, 17 November 2017

The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has approved two more garment investment projects with a combined investment capital of $8.8 million, according to an announcement released yesterday.

Sector hopeful about growth of duty-free

Fri, 17 November 2017

The Cambodian duty-free retail market is projected to expand to $36.28 million by the end of 2022, a noticeable jump from its value of $24.57 million last year, according to a new report titled Cambodia Duty Free Retailing Market 20

AmCham announces internship programme

Fri, 17 November 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce of Cambodia (AmCham) signed a memorandum of understanding on Wednesday with the Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training to establish a pilot internship programme for Cambodians entering the workfor

A farmer picks dragon fruit in Rongan in China’s southern Guangxi province.

Dragon fruit haul to take flight

Fri, 17 November 2017

Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL), a Vietnamese conglomerate that operates in property, mining, commercial agriculture and hydropower, will make its second official export of dragon fruit next week from its plantations in Ratanakkiri provinc