Executive outlook for 2020

Despite internal and external challenges, the Cambodian economy reached even greater heights last year, with the government reporting economic growth of 7.1 per cent – the highest in the Asean region. However, China-US trade tensions and protectionist policies remain obstacles, with the government forecasting 6.5 per cent economic growth this year due to a downturn in total exports. While speaking to The Post’s May Kunmakara, key ministers and private sector leaders expressed optimism over Cambodia’s measures to ensure growth and mitigate negative impacts. …

May Kunmakara