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Maybank’s future on SMEs
Sok Chan and Donald Lee

The foreign bank is charting its growth for the next 25 years on the back of an expanding middle income segment The middle class group, which falls under the small and medium enterprise (SME) segment, promises to drive Maybank (Cambodia) Plc’s revenue into the future, says chief executive officer Mohd Hanif Suadi. “The social income […]

Crowded skies
Sangeetha Amarthalingam

Unlike its neighbours Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia with less than five home-based airlines, the 16 million-population Kingdom has some 10 airlines registered, engaged in an unspoken clamour for capacity, profitability, and downright survival.

Fintech to drive Acleda’s future revenue
Sangeetha Amarthalingam

If anything, the Cambodian banking sector has experienced its fair share of headwinds, either externally or internally. But the industry remains stoic, evolving and adapting itself to challenges, by tackling competition, digitising and meeting regulatory requirements.

SSEZ mulls listing on CSX
Sangeetha Amarthalingam and Sok Chan

Chinese-owned Silhanoukville Special Economic Zone Co Ltd (SSEZ) is considering listing on Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) before heading to Hong Kong Stock Exchange for a second listing in order to raise funds for real estate development in the zone.