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News Cambodia » Economy: Cambodia goes all-in on China in casino port city

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cambodia-politics-china-insight/cambodia-goes-all-in-on-china-in-casino-port-city-idUSKBN1E101E
Publication date: Wednesday 06 December 2017

Just as China’s aid and investment have helped Prime Minister Hun Sen defy Western criticism of a crackdown on his opponents, they are also binding Cambodia’s economy ever more closely to China‘s. Sihanoukville, which has Cambodia’s only deep-water ...

News Cambodia » Economy: Hanging by a thread: Spotlight on Cambodia's garment sector

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/hanging-by-a-thread
Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

But it is also in the crosshairs of foreign governments critical of Cambodia's crackdown on political dissent, with threats of possible economic penalties that could hurt the sector. Since August, the Cambodian authorities have shuttered critical media ...

News Cambodia » Economy: EU Cuts Cambodia Election Funding

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/european-union-cuts-cambodia-election-funding/4161576.html
Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

The increasing tensions with the EU and the U.S. come as Cambodia is becoming close to Beijing, which is offering political and economic support to Hun Sen. On November 17, after the U.S. announced it was ending funding for the vote scheduled for July 29 ...

News Cambodia » Economy: Will Cambodia Become a More Challenging Place to Source Apparel?

News channel or source: https://sourcingjournalonline.com/cambodia-political-issues-garment-sector/
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

For the year to October, the U.S. imported $2.18 billion worth of textiles and apparel from Cambodia, a 2.42% percent decline from the same period in 2016. According to the World Bank’s latest economic update on Cambodia, the country’s exports of ...

News Cambodia » Economy: Bangladesh, Cambodia leaders meet on Rohingya, other issues

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/12/04/bangladesh-cambodia-leaders-meet-on-rohingya-other-issues.html
Publication date: onday 04 December 2017

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has met with her Cambodian counterpart, Hun Sen, during an official visit to the Southeast Asian country. Several agreements on trade, economic and technical cooperation were signed by ...

News Cambodia » Economy: EU Suspends Aid to Cambodia Election Body after Opposition Party Dissolution

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2447569&CategoryId=12395
Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

EU ambassador to Cambodia, George Edgar, conveyed the decision through a letter addressed to the chairman of the National Election Committee, Sik Bun Hok, and the ministers of Interior, External Affairs and Economic and Finance. “An electoral process ...

News Cambodia » Economy: Cambodia Keeps Perverting its own History for Cash

News channel or source: https://dissidentvoice.org/2017/12/cambodia-keeps-perverting-its-own-history-for-cash/
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

And not only ‘accept’ – Cambodia is actually profiting greatly from helping ... Even Wikipedia describes the situation in no uncertain terms: Economy: Tourism is a very important aspect of the economy of Siem Reap – it was estimated in 2010 that ...

News Cambodia » Economy: VN, Cambodia to develop cashew farming area

News channel or source: http://vietnamnews.vn/economy/419067/vn-cambodia-to-develop-cashew-farming-area.html
Publication date: hursday 07 December 2017

HÀ NỘI — The Vietnam Cashew Association (VINACAS) is working with the Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to establish a cashew farming area in Cambodia. The area will be able to produce one million tonnes of cashews annually.

News Cambodia » Economy: Myanmar’s Halting Economic Steps onto the Global Stage

News channel or source: https://www.strategy-business.com/article/Myanmars-Halting-Economic-Steps-onto-the-Global-Stage?gko=7a622
Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

And although economic growth has slowed from the stellar 8 percent recorded ... “threatens to block [the] ascent” to mass industrial employment of Bangladesh and Cambodia, both known for their textile-dependent economies. But generating employment ...

News Cambodia » Economy: Insight: Cambodia goes all-in on China in casino port city

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/insight-cambodia-goes-china-casino-port-city-001725940.html
Publication date: Wednesday 06 December 2017

Just as China's aid and investment have helped Prime Minister Hun Sen defy Western criticism of a crackdown on his opponents, they are also binding Cambodia's economy ever more closely to China's. Sihanoukville, which has Cambodia's only deep-water port ...