Ministry set to meet the salt community over challenges

Publication date 22 March 2019 | 13:27 | ICT

The Minister of Industry and Handicraft will hold a meeting with the Kingdom’s salt community in Kep and Kampot provinces next week to discuss the industry’s challenges, ministry spokesman Oum Sotha said.



  • Singapore hopeful for China backed Asia trade pact

    Publication date 22 March 2019 | 08:22 | ICT

    Singapore’s trade minister said on Wednesday he was hopeful that an Asia-wide trade pact, which is backed by China and excludes the US, could be sealed by the end of the year.

  • China’s smartphone vendor Xiaomi shares decline by 5%

    Publication date 22 March 2019 | 08:19 | ICT

    Shares of Chinese smartphone vendor Xiaomi Corp declined by five per cent on Wednesday after its quarterly revenue fell short of expectations, though the company beat profit estimates with strong performances in India and Western Eu

  • USDA posts about benefits of dragon fruit: an essential Vietnamese export

    Publication date 22 March 2019 | 08:17 | ICT

    The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has posted an introduction to the benefits of dragon fruit, a key export of Vietnam.


  • Kingdom seeks FTA with EAEU

    Publication date 22 March 2019 | 07:57 | ICT

    Cambodia is negotiating a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), a common market comprised of five nations of the former Soviet Union, hoping the new market will maintain the Kingdom’s economic growth.

  • Nepal, China to discuss rail project

    Publication date 21 March 2019 | 14:22 | ICT

    THE Nepali government has estimated that it will take around two years and 35 billion rupees ($317.1 million) to complete the detailed project report (DPR) of the Kathmandu-Kerung railway.

  • Sri Lanka in record foreign investment with oil project

    Publication date 21 March 2019 | 14:00 | ICT

    SRI LANKA announced on Tuesday that an overseas joint venture had committed $3.85 billion to a new oil refinery – the single largest foreign investment in the country’s history.

  • Lawsuits are hot new option for Wall Street investors

    Publication date 21 March 2019 | 13:56 | ICT

    Lawsuits can provide big payoffs. And betting on the outcome of a lawsuit is becoming a hot new way for Wall Street investors to cash in.

  • VN’s Kon Tum province urged to develop tourism

    Publication date 21 March 2019 | 11:33 | ICT

    NATIONAL Assembly of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has urged the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum – which borders Cambodia and Laos – to restructure its economy to tap tourism potential.

  • Chinese group signs feasibility study on purchase of Lao fruit

    Publication date 21 March 2019 | 11:23 | ICT

    Buyers from Sichuan province in China are expected to import up to 50 tonnes of fruit from Laos each year including bananas, pineapples and passion fruit.

  • Kingdom may hire Turkish power ship

    Publication date 21 March 2019 | 09:49 | ICT

    Cambodia is considering negotiating with Turkey to hire a 200MW-capacity power ship to meet electricity demands as the country faces an ongoing electrical shortage, according to the prime minister.