March 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2006, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p6
Country Report
Country Report
The article reports on economic developments in Cambodia. The ruling Cambodian People's Party has won 45 out of the 61 seats in the Senate election held in January 2006. The International Monetary Fund has released a report revealing a decrease in the total population of people living below the poverty line. Cambodia ranked 127th in the new world business ratings due to its poor communication networks and uneducated population.


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