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Cambodia: Consumer credit growth tapers off

Consumer credit in Cambodia continued to grow during the second quarter of this year, although at a more moderate pace with loan applications decreasing, according to the latest report from the Credit Bureau Cambodia (CBC). According to the report, the total number of consumer loan applications in the second quarter of this year was around […]

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Moody’s: Vietnam economy can absorb shocks better than Cambodia

HANOI – Vietnam and Cambodia share several economic characteristics, but Vietnam’s larger, more diverse economy has the greater capacity to absorb shocks, said a Moody’s report released on Tuesday. The credit rating agency’s conclusions are contained in the report titled “Governments of Cambodia and Vietnam  – Vietnam’s economic diversity supports stronger credit profile, despite higher […]

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Bangladesh signs big rice deal with Cambodia

Bangladesh has signed a deal to buy 250,000 tonnes of milled rice from Cambodia, two weeks after the two countries signed a memorandum of understanding. The purchasing agreement was made on Monday after the officials from state-owned Green Trade Company and the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) flew to Bangladesh last week to negotiate in detail […]

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Cambodia: Government directs support to rice farmers

The government announced yesterday that it would “intervene” to support the price that farmers receive for their paddy rice, though without instituting a price floor or direct subsidies that would jeopardise a free market. Vongsey Vissoth, secretary of state at the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF), told representatives of the private sector and agricultural cooperatives that the government […]

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GMS ministers to meet in Siem Reap

The second Greater Mekong Subregion Agriculture Ministers Meeting will be held in Siem Reap province early next month, with agro-food products, exploring new markets for agricultural products and solving issues in the sector expected to be high on the agenda. The meeting of agriculture ministers will be held from September 6 to 8 in Siem […]

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