Japan’s Sumitronics launches electronics factory in Kingdom

Publication date 11 December 2019 | 23:37 | ICT

Sumitronics Manufacturing (Cambodia), a subsidiary of Japanese electronics manufacturing giant Sumitronics Corp, held the official opening ceremony for its facility in the Poipet Special Economic Zone (PPSEZ) for production expansion in



  • Palladium price outpaces gold

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 22:06 | ICT

    The price of palladium, a metal used to reduce harmful emissions in vehicle exhaust, has surged to a record high, making it a precious metal more expensive than gold.

  • Public, private sectors address Japanese firms’ business woes in Laos

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 22:06 | ICT

    Representatives of the public and private sectors from Laos and Japan met in Vientiane on Monday to discuss addressing constraints for Japanese firms doing business in Laos.

  • Saudi Aramco shares rocket on debut after record-breaking IPO

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 22:05 | ICT

    Saudi Aramco’s shares soared on their debut on the domestic stock exchange on Wednesday, becoming the world’s biggest listed company worth $1.88 trillion after a record-breaking initial public offering (IPO).

  • US, Mexico, Canada finalise trade deal

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 21:56 | ICT

    The US, Mexico and Canada signed a deal on Tuesday to finalise their new trade agreement, paving the way to ratification after more than two years of arduous negotiations.

  • Hun Sen: Kingdom’s economy to grow 7.1%

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 21:33 | ICT

    Cambodia's economic growth is projected at 7.1 per cent this year or about $24 billion thanks to the good performance of the industrial sector that is creating strong domestic revenue.

  • ABA Bank issues bond on Cambodia’s bourse

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 21:32 | ICT

    The Advanced Bank of Asia Limited (ABA Bank), a member of the National Bank of Canada Group and one of the leading commercial banks in Cambodia, traded its first bond earlier this week.

  • Prime Minister appeals to rice millers not to lower paddy prices

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 21:32 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday appealed to rice millers and paddy buyers not to lower prices and to secure better rates for farmers facing difficulties in the early harvest season.

  • LOLC mandates EMGA to structure a new US$24.5 million cross border financing

    Publication date 11 December 2019 | 09:19 | ICT

    LOLC (Cambodia) PLC. (known as LOLC) a leading Cambodian financial institution prides itself on being ahead of the curve especially when it concerns new financing solutions to support their operations.

  • Japan’s Nippon Koei eyeing Cambodia’s silk industry

    Publication date 10 December 2019 | 21:37 | ICT

    Japanese company Nippon Koei has expressed interest in the Cambodian silk industry. The private sector believes such interest will improve the Cambodian silk market if the Japanese company invests in the sector.

  • Sihanoukville’s first shopping centre holds soft opening

    Publication date 10 December 2019 | 21:37 | ICT

    Furi Times Square, developed with $10 million of investment in response to the flow of foreign tourists and investment into the province, held a soft opening on Monday.