MEF calling for loans to SMEs with no collateral

Publication date 18 August 2022 | 21:13 | ICT

The Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and Credit Guarantee Corporation of Cambodia Plc (CGCC) are encouraging banks and microfinance institutions (MFI) to use credit guarantee mechanisms to boost financial inclusion and help expand



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    Thu, 18 Aug 2022 | 09:12

    The government has prepared a draft “Special Tourism Policy” with the participation of about 60 institutions including ministries and private sector groups.

  • Cambodia, China set to prepare agri master plan

    Thu, 18 Aug 2022 | 09:06

    The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and its Chinese counterpart have jointly set up a working group to draw up a master plan to develop modern agriculture in Cambodia, by focusing on key potential products such as milled rice, corn, rubber, cassava, bananas, animal production and

  • Sathapana Bank clients able to withdraw cash at TrueMoney

    Thu, 18 Aug 2022 | 09:00

    Customers of Sathapana Bank Plc can now withdraw cash from any of the more than 10,000 TrueMoney agents nationwide as they would at a typical ATM, after the two financial institutions entered into an agreement.

  • Jan-Jul Japan exports tick up 12%

    Thu, 18 Aug 2022 | 08:59

    Cambodia's exports to Japan hit $667.925 million in the first seven months of 2022, rising by 11.75 per cent year-on-year from $597.715 million, as Tokyo provides a major concessional loan for an expansion of the Kingdom’s flagship deep-sea port, and growing investment paves the way

  • Prudential’s PruMyHealth to make healthcare in the Kingdom and ASEAN more accessible

    Thu, 18 Aug 2022 | 08:05

    Prudential has launched the PruMyHealth package to make access to quality medical treatment in Cambodia and the ASEAN region more affordable for more people in the Kingdom.

  • ‘Enough pigs’ for national daily demand

    Wed, 17 Aug 2022 | 08:28

    The expanding domestic production and supply capacity for pigs and products thereof now ensures that 100 per cent of daily demand for pork is met nationwide, although the market rate for the meat has dropped by more than one-tenth on a yearly basis

  • Fisheries exports dip amid dearth of processing experts

    Wed, 17 Aug 2022 | 08:19

    Cambodian exports of fresh and processed capture fisheries products saw a marked year-on-year drop in the January-July period, barely missing the 2,000 tonne mark, as a senior official noted that the Kingdom lags behind in technical expertise when it comes to turning raw fish and other aquatic

  • US stock indexes rising on optimistic signals

    Wed, 17 Aug 2022 | 08:18

    US stock market indexes have, since the release of the July inflation report, garnered greater optimism from investors, now further driven by the current slowing of the Chinese economy, the world’s second biggest.

  • Strengthen monetary policy to curb rising inflation: PM

    Wed, 17 Aug 2022 | 08:17

    Prime Minister Hun Sen expressed concern over the rise in inflation caused by rising global oil prices, urging Cambodia to strengthen monetary policy by boosting riel purchases.

  • Pilot test of e-data exchange system Port EDI launched

    Wed, 17 Aug 2022 | 08:17

    A pilot test of Port EDI, an electronic data exchange system, has been launched to navigate large-scale inbound and outbound traffic control at the Phnom Penh Autonomous Port and Sihanoukville Autonomous Port.