Foreign firms not ‘satisfied’ with SK biz environment

Publication date 07 November 2019 | 23:34 | ICT

A majority of foreign companies and investors in South Korea feel generally dissatisfied with the business environment in the country, particularly with labour policies, a lack of local experts for research and development (R&D) and



  • Airbus A220-300 plane demo tour arrives in Phnom Penh

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 23:33 | ICT

    Airbus SE has expressed interest in selling its A220 family of jet airliners on the Cambodian aviation market as the number of foreign tourists and Cambodians flying continues to rise.

  • Kingdom set to host Asean banking meet

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 23:32 | ICT

    Cambodia will host the 22nd Asean Banking Conference and the 49th Asean Banking Council Meeting, Association of Banks in Cambodia (ABC) president In Channy said on Thursday.

  • Power shortages again in dry season, says prime minister

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 23:31 | ICT

    Cambodia will face power shortages again from the end of this year throughout the dry season, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Thursday.

  • China Eastern Airlines announces new routes, deals at int’l import expo

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 22:00 | ICT

    Shanghai-based China Eastern Airlines announced the launch of new routes and the acquisition of products during the ongoing second China International Import Expo, as it aims to increase its presence in countries involved in the Bel

  • Baidu Q3 revenue beats expectations, but profits see drop

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 21:58 | ICT

    Chinese internet search leader Baidu beat revenue estimates in its latest quarter but still posted a net loss, which it blamed largely on equity investments that fared poorly.

  • Barred in US, Huawei offers app inducements in Europe

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 21:58 | ICT

    Blacklisted in the US, Chinese telecoms group Huawei is on a charm offensive at Europe’s biggest tech gathering, wooing app developers to embrace its own operating ecosystem.

  • Toyota reports record net profit, sales in H1

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 21:42 | ICT

    Japanese car giant Toyota on Thursday reported record net profit and sales for the first half, with cost-cutting efforts helping to boost its balance sheet.

  • SE Asian banks set to lose out on $5B in payments revenue

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 21:41 | ICT

    Banks in Southeast Asia are set to miss out on as much as $5 billion, or 14.3 per cent of their payments revenue by 2025, displaced by the growth of digital payments and competition from non-banks, a new report says.

  • Salary increase in Thailand remains stable amid changing workforce landscape, says Mercer study

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 21:39 | ICT

    Mercer on Wednesday released the results of its 2019 Thailand Total Remuneration Survey, an annual study identifying key remuneration trends and making hiring and pay increase predictions for the following year.

  • ‘Households need cyber protection’

    Publication date 07 November 2019 | 21:37 | ICT

    As devices from watches to washing machines get smarter and more connected, there is an increasing need for ordinary households to protect their devices from cyber threats.