Cambodia is gearing up for bilateral trade deals with partner countries after the partial removal of the EU’s trade preferential scheme.
OHCHR expressed its concern over “shrinking civic space and continued political tension” in Cambodia over the last year, with the COVID-19 pandemic having played a large role.
Cambodia and EU now need to move forward and to talk to each other as partners.
PM denounces “injustice” of the EU’s EBA trade status partial withdrawal.
The remaining 80 percent of Cambodia’s exports continue to enjoy preferential (duty-free, quota-free) access to the EU market.
The EU to continue its engagement with Cambodia on the necessary reforms to restore its EBA, according to a statement.
EU to partially withdraw EBA as the Cambodia-China FTA is on its way for final signing.
Partial removal of Cambodia’s Everything-but-arms trade status by the European Union is due today.
Shoes and other footwear will be taxed by the EU from Aug 12.
Having a FTA with more trade partners would help mitigate the Kingdom’s loss from EBA withdrawal.
Deputy PM: Cambodia and China to sign FTA ahead of the EU’s partial EBA withdrawal.
3 garment associations appeal to EU Parliament to postpone the EBA withdrawal.
Garment sector is still struggling to make up for partial loss of EU zero-tax trade deal.
The EU has pledged to support Cambodia’s economic recovery and job creation.
The recent dialogue between PM and Kem Sokha has brought hope.
The European Branded Clothing Alliance asks the EU to postpone withdrawing EBA.
Cambodia’s hopes to outgrow Least-Developed Country status by 2025 are hit.
Kingdom’s real economic growth will slow to around 2.5% this year: World Bank.
Income tax exemptions for the textile and garment, footwear and luggage sectors.
The economy of Cambodia is to suffer the effects of two hard blows in the coming months and years. (EBA) scale back and (COVID-19) pandemic.
EU slashed benefits for Cambodia over the kingdom’s human rights record: Officials.
Sokha will not be released from his treason trial in exchange for the EBA: PM.
PM reiterates to Chinese investors in the garment sector to not relocate.
Cambodian real estate sector could be facing a much bigger problem
H&M says it will make an evaluation over the business impact of EBA withdrawal.
Chan Sophal says both EBA and the epidemic are threatening Cambodia’s economy.
Unless the EU Parliament object, the suspension will take effect on August 12.
GMAC expresses its disappointment with the partial EBA deal suspension.
Labour Ministry vows to continue promote workers’ rights amid EBA partial withdrawal.
If ratified starting from August, tariffs will be applied to 20% of the exports to EU.