National Mar 24, 2018

Japan's help improving regional connectivity hailed at Mekong forum

Japan's economic and technical support for building bridges and improving roads and other transport infrastructure around Indochina was praised at a meeting of the Mekong-Japan Cooperation Forum in Cambodia on Friday. A succession of speakers pointed to projects built with Japanese aid which play vital ...

National May 4, 2016

Aging Japan-funded bridge in Cambodia set for renovation next year

A Japanese-funded bridge dating back more than half a century in Phnom Penh is set for renovation in 2017, with an estimated budget of ¥3.2 billion ($30 million) in grants from Tokyo, officials said Tuesday. Sun Chanthol, Cambodia's minister of public works and transportation, said ...

Business Jan 14, 2015

Japan inks aviation accord with Cambodia

Japan signed a bilateral aviation agreement with Cambodia on Wednesday that will allow airlines to operate regular direct flights between the two countries, a Cambodian government official said. Cambodian Foreign Ministry spokesman Koy Kuong told reporters following the signing of the pact in Phnom Penh ...