Kratie will host next month a trade fair to promote agricultural products and handicrafts made in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.
A directive suspends profit tax prepayments for agricultural companies.
After three rounds of testing, agricultural experts have concluded that Mondulkiri’s highlands are suitable for the cultivation of potato.
Signatures of Asia to purchase 53 tonnes of palm sugar from Chouk Samaki Meanchey.
Local exporters have voiced concern over new customs regulations in Vietnam.
It is not a Cambodian tradition to invest in agricultural development, but more to tap into the supply chain of hard working farmers. It is left up to foreign tax payers to contribute, with the argument that it lifts farmers out of poverty.
Corn prices has risen in the second season this year to 580 riels (about $0.14) per kilo, compared to 380 riels (about $0.09) in the first season mainly due to a reduction of land under cultivation, insiders said yesterday.
Amru Rice, one of the biggest exporters of rice in Cambodia, will purchase about 50,000 tonnes of paddy rice this year from dozens of agricultural communities across the country, amounting to an investment of $17 million.
Boosting agricultural exports to China can only be done by improving sanitary and phyto-sanitary standards among local farmers and firms, experts concurred yesterday during a workshop organized by Germany’s GIZ.
A new conference to be held in Phnom Penh next month aims to raise public awareness on food safety and raise quality standards across every stage of the food supply chain.
Farmers, traders and relevant stakeholders can now find updated information on agricultural and commodity prices and other information related to agriculture with the Agricultural Market Information Service website (AMIS) accessible through the Ministry of Agriculture’s main portal.
Chinese police crack down on crimes relating to fake or poor-quality food and drugs.
Heifer and Khmer Organic agreement to give 35,000 farmer greater market access.
Amru Rice is now studying the possibility of diversifying into durian production.
Agriculture Minister meets with 210 students, who are prepared to be sent to Israel this month to complete agricultural internships.
The Royal Academy of Cambodia (RAC) is partnering up with e-commerce experts from Yunnan, in Southern China, to enhance online sales of Cambodian agricultural products.
Nine communities in Kampong Thom join the Boosting Food Projection Programme.
Cambodia will use the upcoming Asean-China trade fair to promote the country’s main agricultural products in the Chinese market and boost trade with the East Asian giant, a local official said.
India will set up a digital village in Cambodia, says the Indian Ambassador.
Commerce Minister urges a Hunan-based company to invest in the agricultural sector.
Myanmar’s Union Parliament is discussing to seek approval for loans of 30 million euros from Italy.
Ten agricultural communities in three provinces will now produce organic cassava.
Q&A with Dr Kim Yong Hwan, the director of the Korea Programme on International Agriculture (Kopia), a project that has enabled the development of Cambodia’s first hybrid silkworm and maize varieties.
The Rural Development Bank (RDB) says it discussed with the World Bank the implementation of a $100-million, country-wide agricultural diversification programme.
After four years of research, Cambodian scientists have created the country’s first variety of hybrid corn.
Lee Hyuk, secretary general of the Asean-Korea Center, sits down with Khmer Times’ Chea Vannak to discuss business and diplomatic ties between South Korea and Cambodia.
The National Bank says the country’s real economic growth will average 7% this year.
Two new rice-storing facilities in Battambang are officially launched.
The Ministry of Economy and Finance yesterday launched a new $2-million fund to increase small farmers’ access to credit.
The German Cooperative and Raiffeisen Confederation to continue for 3 more years.