South Korea To Remain Major Investor

July 2009
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jul2009, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p6
Country Report
The article focuses on the reassurance given by South Korea to Cambodia regarding the brighter picture of construction projects in the nation in 2009. According to the article, the betterment of the Cambodian construction sector will be dependent upon the improvement of regional macroeconomic fundamentals and the rebound in domestic demand. It is forecasted that the nation's foreign investment will potentially have a slow recovery.


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