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ANGKOR WAT THEME PARK?

ANGKOR WAT THEME PARK?

NagaCorp, a Hong Kong casino operator has announced plans to construct a 75-hectare theme park just 500 meters from Angkor Wat. The project has been named Angkor Lake of Wonder. The company compared the project to Disneyland, though it will be twice the size. According to law, it will not include casinos. The development would be the only NagaCorp project…

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CAMBODIAN EXPRESSWAY IS IN THE WORKS

CAMBODIAN EXPRESSWAY IS IN THE WORKS

The construction of the more than $1.9 billion Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway has not been delayed despite the Covid-19 pandemic, with more than 26% of the project completed and expected to finish in about two years, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport secretary of state Vasim Sorya. The first expressway in Cambodia will boast a total length of…

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NEW OPPORTUNITY FOR CAMBODIAN START-UPS

NEW OPPORTUNITY FOR CAMBODIAN START-UPS

The state-run Techo Startup Center and IG Tech Group signed a memorandum of understanding to work together on matters of mutual commercial and Research & Development interests. The two signatories will pool their efforts to help build Cambodia’s innovative infrastructure and better position the Kingdom in the context of digital transformation. The MoU will also speed up the development of identified…

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NEW HYATT PROPERTY IN THE CAPITAL

NEW HYATT PROPERTY IN THE CAPITAL

Hyatt will open its first hotel in Phnom Penh next year, located in the city’s Doun Penh district. The hotel will join the existing Park Hyatt Siem Reap as the second property by the group in Cambodia. The 247-room hotel combines a colonial-style building with a modern tower and is within walking distance of the Royal Palace and National Museum. The…

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CHINA-CAMBODIA FTA TO BE SIGNED TODAY

CHINA-CAMBODIA FTA TO BE SIGNED TODAY

The Free Trade Agreement between Cambodia and China will be signed today, during a two-day state visit by China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Phnom Penh. Prime Minister Hun Sen will witness the signing of the FTA and two other important documents namely the Exchange of Note for the Feasibility Study on the Project of Improvement Preah Sihanouk Provincial Referral…

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MAGAWA – THE HERO RAT OF CAMBODIA

MAGAWA – THE HERO RAT OF CAMBODIA

A brave rat has been awarded with PDSA Gold Medal for sniffing landmines in Cambodia. Magawa, is an African Giant Pouched Rat who detects landmines. This is one of the most prestigious medals for working animals by the People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA), a UK vet charity. It is given to animals who show “lifesaving bravery and devotion in…

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THE FRIENDLIEST COUNTRY OF 2020!

THE FRIENDLIEST COUNTRY OF 2020!

The Kingdom of Cambodia has been considered the World’s most friendly country by My International Movers’ website. 92-96% of expats agree that Cambodians are very friendly to outsiders, be it tourists or people looking to move there, says the report The locals are always ready to help everyone out and are very welcoming and patient. In case you’re planning on…

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