Home Authors Posts by Xinhua Net

Xinhua Net


“Zero-dollar” tour operators blamed for slump in arrivals to Angkor: minister

Cambodian Tourism Minister Thong Khon has pinned the blame on "zero-dollar" tour companies for a slump in foreign tourists to the famed Angkor Archeological Park and vowed to take action against them.

Cambodia’s bourse launches Chinese version of mobile trading system

The Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) has launched the Chinese version of Mobile Trading System (MTS) to encourage Chinese investors to trade stocks on the country's bourse, CSX's official told Xinhua on Friday.

Chinese tourists to Cambodia exceed 1 mln in 5 months

More than 1.1 million Chinese tourists had visited Cambodia in the first five months this year, an increase of 40 percent over the same period last year, said a report of Cambodian Tourism Ministry released Wednesday.

Direct flight links Chinese, Cambodian tourist cities

A new air route was launched between Xishuangbanna in southwest China's Yunnan Province and Cambodia's port city of Sihanoukville.

Cambodia reports 2 more cases of African swine fever

Cambodia has found two more cases of African swine fever in two provinces, bringing the total cases in the kingdom to four, the country’s Agriculture Minister Veng Sakhon said on Monday.

Handful of European parliamentarians warned against intention to escort self-exiled ex-opposition leader to Cambodia

Cambodia on Saturday warned a few European parliamentarians against their intention to accompany self-exiled former opposition leader Sam Rainsy to Cambodia.

Cambodia’s rice export to China up 66 pct in H1

Cambodia exported 118,401 tons of milled rice to China in the first six months of 2019, up 66 percent over the same period last year, said an official report on Friday.

Tobacco-related illnesses kill 15,000 in Cambodia per year: UN-led study

Tobacco-related illnesses claimed about 15,000 lives in Cambodia a year, costing the country's economy 657 million U.S. dollars, or three percent of the nation's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), said a United Nations-led new study released on Thursday.

Cambodia reports 2nd case of African swine fever in SE province

Cambodia found the second case of African swine fever in backyard pigs in southeastern Tboung Khmum province that borders Vietnam, local media Khmer Times reported on Thursday.

Direct flight links Chinese, Cambodian tourist cities

A direct air route was launched Monday to link Xishuangbanna in southwest China's Yunnan Province with Siem Reap in Cambodia.

Thai AirAsia launches Bangkok-Sihanoukville direct flights

Low-cost carrier Thai Air Asia on Tuesday announced the launch of the direct flight from Bangkok to Cambodia's costal town Sihanoukville.

Train service from Bangkok to Thailand-Cambodia border resumes

Train service between Thailand's capital Bangkok to the Baan Khlong Luek station bordering Cambodia started running on Monday.

Cambodia’s Angkor receives 1.24 mln foreign tourists, down 8.3 pct in H1

Cambodia's famed Angkor Archeological Park attracted 1.24 million foreign tourists in the first half of 2019, down 8.3 percent compared to the same period last year, said a statement on Monday.

China, Cambodia ink MOU on securities, futures regulation cooperation

China's securities watchdog has inked a memorandum of understanding with its Cambodian counterpart to cooperate on securities and futures regulation.

Neither side will be winner in U.S.-China trade dispute: Cambodian officials, scholars

Cambodian officials and scholars said on Friday that there will be no winner in the United States-China trade friction and that the two sides should make concessions in their negotiations.

63 telecom fraud suspects brought back to China from Cambodia

A total of 63 telecom and Internet fraud suspects were brought back from Cambodia to southwestern China's Chongqing Municipality Wednesday, local authorities said Thursday.

Cambodia sees rise in dengue fever cases

Cambodia reported 13,000 cases of dengue fever from January to June 24, about five-fold rise over the same period last year, Huy Rekol, director of the National Center for Parasitology, Entomology and Malaria Control, said on Thursday.

Cambodia burns 2.36 tons of drugs, illegal substances on anti-drug day

Cambodia burned down 2.36 tons of drugs and illegal substances on Wednesday to mark the International Day against Drug, officials said.

ADB provides 60 mln USD loan to Cambodia for improvement of skills, competitiveness

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 60-million-U.S. dollar loan to boost the skills and competitiveness of Cambodia's growing labor force, as the Cambodian government seeks to transition its economy from a low-skilled, labor-intensive growth model to a skills-driven one.

China donates mine-clearance equipment, vehicles to Cambodia 

China donated mine-clearance equipment, vans, and motorcycles to the Cambodian Mine Action Authority (CMAA) on Monday.