A tuk-tuk delivers guests to the Lucky Ruby Casino & Resort in Bavet in November 2015. Victoria Mørck Madsenon

Investors are raising the stakes in Bavet’s property market

Publication date 16 March 2018 | 14:50 | ICT

After a several years of economic stagnation, development activity is starting to pick up again in Bavet, a town on the Vietnamese border in Svay Rieng province whose fortunes are tied to its casinos and cross-border trade.



  • Deputy Prime Minister Sar Kheng speaks at an event in January.

    Plan calls for a city in every district

    Publication date 16 March 2018 | 14:18 | ICT

    The government is considering a plan to build a new “city” in each of the country’s provincial districts in order to make public services more accessible to citizens and encourage investment that will accelerate local development.

  • Concept illustrations of the 62-storey Royal One twin tower project. Photo supplied

    Royal Group inks deal with Chinese contractor to build Royal One

    Publication date 16 March 2018 | 14:04 | ICT

    OTK Royal One, a subsidiary of local conglomerate Royal Group, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese state-owned construction firm Sichuan Huashi Group to build Royal One, a $150 million twin tower complex.

  • Places & spaces: Light and style at One Residence

    Publication date 15 March 2018 | 14:14 | ICT

    Adding a new dimension to the capital’s residential options, One Residence is a service apartment that combines the privacy and spaciousness of a luxury condominium with the inclusive personal services of a top-end hotel.

  • Successful completion of the 2nd phase expansion of Chungkang Steel Structure (Cambodia)

    Publication date 15 March 2018 | 10:56 | ICT

    A joint venture between ISI GROUP, CSSC and Welhunt

  • Places & spaces: A garden in the sky at Tronum

    Publication date 12 March 2018 | 15:02 | ICT

    Luxury urban living in a botanical setting, Tronum is a polished blend of concrete and natural greenery. In fact, a lot of greenery. Plants feature heavily throughout the 10-storey serviced apartment complex on Sothearos Boulevard, clinging to the building’s façade, pouring off its balconies and

  • CVEA moving forward on plans for national real estate school

    Publication date 09 March 2018 | 11:22 | ICT

    The real estate industry body has plans to open a training institute for real estate agents and valuers by the end of the year.

  • The impressive showroom of the Kowloon Bay Twin Tower project in Tonle Bassac commune.

    Project delays linked to technical issues, not elections

    Publication date 09 March 2018 | 11:23 | ICT

    Developers have refuted rumours that projects have been postponed until after national elections in July, attributing the delays instead to technical issues.

  • Durian Roundabout in Kampot. Photo supplied

    Kampot caught in wave of surging coastal land prices

    Publication date 02 March 2018 | 11:04 | ICT

    High demand for property in Sihanoukville is pushing many investors to consider the once sleepy town of Kampot as an alternative.

  • A motorcycle passes in front of construction at the site of Aeon Mall II in Sen Sok district yesterday. The 151,000-square-metre shopping complex is scheduled to open later this year.

    Sen Sok to join ranks of capital’s top residential districts

    Publication date 02 March 2018 | 11:07 | ICT

    Sales have matched the furious pace of residential development in the capital’s Sen Sok district, where new infrastructure and international-class amenities mean residents no longer have to travel across town to find what th

  • A sales representative for the TBR Twin Tower World Trade Centre looks at a model of the project on display at its showroom in Phnom Penh.

    Colossal skyscraper project still up in the air

    Publication date 23 February 2018 | 09:23 | ICT

    The site and showroom for Thai Boon Roong Group’s 133-storey twin tower complex remain quiet, but the project’s chief architect insists construction will begin soon.