Two senior GDP officials defect to CPP

Two senior officials of the Grassroots Democratic Party (GDP) have asked to join the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), after apparently failing to forge a political alliance in the run-up to the 2023 general election.

Defence MoU inked with South Korea

Minister of National Defence Tea Banh stated that cooperation between the armed forces of South Korea and the Kingdom enhances relations between the two nations. He also requested that the South Koreans increase the number of scholarships they offer to officers of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF).

Seabass farming under spotlight

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Dith Tina advised farmers to step up cage and pond farming of lates perches and groupers, and recommended that the Fisheries Administration study the possibility of obtaining new fish varieties from the Marine Aquaculture Research and Development Centre (MARDeC) in Preah Sihanouk province to meet market demands.

Hong Kong firm done buying Coke Cambodia

Swire Coca-Cola Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed Swire Pacific Ltd, on November 25 announced that it had completed the acquisition of The Coca-Cola Co’s bottling business in Cambodia, as part of its ambitions to expand into the Southeast Asian market.