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Cambodia embassy calls for calm as workers flee Thailand

The Cambodian embassy in Thailand has called on illegal workers not to leave Thailand as officials attempt to negotiate a deal to allow migrants to stay in their jobs. A crackdown on illegal workers in Thailand has frightened many migrants, with thousands returning home following the announcement of the new executive decree on foreign labourers last week. According to a letter […]

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Cambodia: GDT’s hands tied on sign fees

The tax authority yesterday refuted local media claims that it had endorsed a private sector call to end Phnom Penh City Hall’s taxation of billboards and commercial signage throughout the capital, which advocates have said imposes an onerous levy on local businesses. In a clarification letter, the General Department of Taxation (GDT) claimed a media […]

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Malindo Air set for Kuala Lumpur to Phnom Penh service

Malindo Air, a Malaysian low-cost carrier, will launch daily flights from Kuala Lumpur to Phnom Penh beginning on August 1, the airline announced on its website yesterday. Eric Delobel, CEO of Cambodia Airports, which operates the Kingdom’s three international airports, said with Malindo’s launch of service Cambodia was on track to have a total of […]

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Cambodia tourism industry eyes more Russian visitors

The Cambodian Tourism Ministry has outlined the potential of tourism services and investment opportunities to Russia, hoping to attract tourists and investments to Cambodia. Cambodia is aiming for a bigger share of the 30 million Russian tourists around the world, while the number of Russian travellers to the country is still flat.  Speaking to Russian […]

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Cambodia: Finance sector wants no VAT

Banking and financial industry figures have called on the government to abolish the 10 percent value added tax on the sector and asked for further discussion. The industry thinks the tax will increase the burden on financial service users. The call came after the Ministry of Economy and Finance issued an order on May 25 […]

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