On the back of strong growth in the garment, construction and hospitality sectors, the national economy expanded by 7.3 percent last year, according to the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
Often demonised by the ‘host’ country for taking away jobs of locals, Sheila Yuanjiahuan looks behind the story of ordinary Chinese workers at construction sites in Cambodia.
An expressway that connects Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville is set to be constructed.
Police have apprehended one out of three Chinese nationals suspected of robbery.
The Dara Sakor International Airport, in the southwestern province of Koh Kong, to be partially operational by the end of 2020.
Over the last two decades, thanks to the government’s sound macroeconomic policy, Cambodia has achieved an average of 7 percent economic growth every year. says Aun Pornmoniroth, Minister of Economy and Finance.
The Ministry of Land Management this week reported a 19 percent drop in the number of approved construction projects for 2018, with only 2,867 projects being greenlighted, compared to 3,052 last year.
Authorities in Preah Sihanouk province on Saturday removed leftover construction materials littered on public sidewalks after more than a dozen companies failed to meet a December 20 deadline to clean up.
A feasibility study on the construction of the Phnom Penh-Bavet Expressway, which will cost about $3.8 billion and play a key role towards connectivity with Vietnam, has been completed.
Prime Minister Hun Sen directs the Labour Ministry, worker representatives, employers and relevant institutions to work together toward setting a minimum wage for workers in the construction, agriculture and service sectors.
According to the latest semi-annual report from the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC), the construction sector is set to be one of the biggest contributors to the Kingdom’s forecasted 7 percent economic growth this year.
Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities have ordered all construction owners not to leave their materials on the roads as they obstruct traffic flow, warning the materials will be confiscated after a December 20 deadline.
The Ministry of Land Management urged foreign investors to increase investment in Cambodia’s real estate sector to take advantage of the country’s healthy economic progress which has sparked real sector growth altogether.
On November 29 to December 1, Cambodia Constructors Association held its 7th Annual Review Conference of the Association and the Inauguration of the 5th Cambodia Construction Industry Expo at the Diamond Island Exhibition Center.
Century 21 Cambodia and Morgan Ford Investment yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding to promote unit sales at Morgan Tower, a $160-million multi-purpose business centre now under construction in Phnom Penh.
European companies are urging construction site owners to implement safety standards in a bid to reduce workplace accidents.
Myanmar to implement an elevated expressway at the inner ring road of Yangon.
A union leader representing thousands of informal workers called for the construction of nurseries for children of market vendors.
A US judge in Montana has blocked construction of the Keystone XL pipeline designed to carry heavy crude oil from Canada.
The construction of a water plant in Preah Sihanouk province’s Kbal Chhay area is 90 percent complete and is on track for completion by early next year, a provincial official said yesterday.
Construction on the Cambodia-China Friendship Medical building at Preah Kossamak hospital started yesterday and is expected to be completed in three years.
Shanghai-based Jinko Solar will participate in the construction of +200,000 solar modules to local firm SchneiTec Group.
Four workers were killed and two others injured during a lightning strike on Friday at a construction site in Preah Sihanouk province’s Prey Nob district.
As part of plans to adapt to technological trends, the government announced last week the construction of a centre inside one of the nation’s leading universities that will focus on the skills young tech entrepreneurs need to succeed in the digital economy.
A meet with members of Japan’s parliament to discuss a project aimed at improving safety standards in the construction sector.
Labour Ministry officials met with members of Japan’s parliament and the International Labour Organisation to discuss a project aimed at improving safety standards in the construction sector on Thursday.
Thai authorities have suspended the construction of a road near a “No Man’s Land” islet.
Construction of Sihanoukville’s first mall begins with an investment of nearly $10 million.
Phnom Penh will host the biggest gathering of the construction industry in Cambodia.
One of Asia’s biggest construction equipment and building materials events kicks off in Bangkok.