Crime, corruption & construction: Who wins when gambling ends in Cambodia on Dec 31? (video)

Al Jazeera English 101 East has taken an up close and not so flattering look at the ‘Chinafication’ of the Cambodian coastal city of Sihanoukville and the gambling-fuelled construction bonanza helping drive Cambodia’s robust economic growth. The breakneck Chinese-funded construction frenzy attempting to transform the former tranquil and pristine fishing-village-cum-tourist-resort into the next Macau is […]

ADB Loan To Boost Cambodia’s Skilled Labour, Further Education Reforms

ADB Loan To Boost Cambodia’s Skilled Labour, Further Education Reforms

As Cambodia claws its way into lower-middle income status one of the biggest hurdles it faces on its journey to the next level is the lack of a steady supply of skilled labour preventing its manufacturing sector from graduating beyond the garment and footwear sectors. In an attempt to boost the supply of skilled labour […]