Review of Tax Payment and Collection

Last year was a busy time for the General Department of Tax (GDT) which intensified its efforts to improve compliance and increase revenue collection throughout the Kingdom.
As a result, overall tax collection for 2015 amounted to approximately $1.3 billion with the GDT expecting the 2016 tax ... Read More

COP21: Climate Change Agreement

The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (“COP21”) has concluded with a historic agreement being adopted in Paris on 12 December 2015. The agreement, known as the Paris Agreement, sets global goals of peaking greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions “as soon as possible” and preventing the ... Read More

Online Business Registration Platform

On 7 December 2015, the Ministry of Commerce in Cambodia made a remarkable move in inaugurating and demonstrating Online Business Registration platform and the automation system for issuing Certificate of Origin (C/O). H.E. Mr. George Edgar, Ambassador of EU delegation to Cambodia, H.E. Mr. ... Read More

EuroCham supports coastal regulation efforts

Back in July, EuroCham signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation with the Ministry of Land Management, Urban planning, and Construction to foster a sustainable and balanced development. In this context and as a first initiative, two French experts, Mr Philippe Buisson and Mr Bernard ... Read More

Postponement of Water Festival 2015

On October 31, 2015, the Royal Government has issued a Circular No. 07 on Postponement of Water Festival 2015.In the Circular, it provided that due to the fact that the river level is now too low this year and Cambodia is facing drought which requires more manpower and means to settle the lack of ... Read More