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High-flying Cambodian tech entrepreneur on how to win over investors - Southeast Asia Globe


Southeast Asia Globe

High-flying Cambodian tech entrepreneur on how to win over investors
Southeast Asia Globe
Last month, we sat down with 27-year-old Sok, after he won a spot on Forbes Asia's 30 under 30 enterprise technology list, to find out about his app and web-developing business Codingate and how Cambodian startups can attract investment. How did you ...

28 May 2017 | 11:20 pm

Smart launches uni course - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Smart launches uni course
Khmer Times
“The 'SmartStart: Young Innovators' Programme' is a nine-month university course aimed at young and aspiring undergraduates from the Royal University of Phnom Penh, Institute of Technology of Cambodia, National University of Management and National ...

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28 May 2017 | 4:20 pm

A kingdom's great disruptors: Cambodia's start-ups seeking success - Channel NewsAsia


Channel NewsAsia

A kingdom's great disruptors: Cambodia's start-ups seeking success
Channel NewsAsia
Turn the clock forward and now the 33-year-old is the chief executive of Khmerload, the website dubbed “Cambodia's Buzzfeed”, a combination of entertainment, fashion, sport and music offerings. "Mark Zuckerberg has two arms, two legs, just the same as ...

27 May 2017 | 9:01 pm

Tech-ing advantage of tech - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Tech-ing advantage of tech
The Phnom Penh Post
Sok also sees electronic commerce (e-commerce) as a way for businesses to grow. Sok believes the two key trends that have allowed the growth of technology in Cambodia to accelerate are the number of smartphone users and the low cost of mobile Internet ...

25 May 2017 | 11:53 pm

QR codes make late entry into under-banked Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

QR codes make late entry into under-banked Cambodia
The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodia has struggled to increase the number of digital transactions in its economy, but Quick Response codes, a technology commonly known as “QR,” could be the solution to rapidly and cheaply reduce cash usage in the Kingdom. QR codes allow for ...

25 May 2017 | 11:53 pm

Capturing the loyalty of the Cambodian consumer with fintech - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Capturing the loyalty of the Cambodian consumer with fintech
The Phnom Penh Post
With financial technology – fintech for short – in Cambodia largely limited to electronic money transfers through physical kiosks and agents, there is much talk of the massive fintech potential that the Kingdom has still not tapped into. So what new ...

25 May 2017 | 11:53 pm

Drop ICT tariffs to grow: study - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Drop ICT tariffs to grow: study
The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodia could add an additional $320 million to the economy over the next 10 years while increasing tax revenue by $24 million if it dropped its tariffs on information and communication technology (ICT), according to new research published yesterday.

23 May 2017 | 7:22 pm

This Cambodian entrepreneur thinks the ASEAN tech space will be hotter than India's - CNBC


CNBC

This Cambodian entrepreneur thinks the ASEAN tech space will be hotter than India's
CNBC
PHNOM PENH — Cambodia's start-up scene might be in its infancy, but it is slowly garnering attention on the world stage. Vichet In, co-founder and CEO of digital media company Khmerload, helped put Cambodia on the radar when the company received a ...

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12 May 2017 | 3:29 am

Rules loom for finance technology - Khmer Times


Rules loom for finance technology
Khmer Times
The National Bank of Cambodia and the private sector are holding talks to determine inputs for a financial technology regulation, or FinTech. Bank director-general Chea Serey said yesterday at a FinTech Awareness Forum at the Sofitel Hotel that the ...

10 May 2017 | 12:53 pm

Tech Firms Warn of Weak Intellectual Property Protections - The Cambodia Daily


Tech Firms Warn of Weak Intellectual Property Protections
The Cambodia Daily
Outdated legal protections for intellectual property in Cambodia are likely to put off potential innovators, according to some in the tech industry who say research and development here is exposed to the risk of competitors simply copying ideas and ...

7 May 2017 | 6:19 pm