TITLE

CAMBODIA: RISK SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2006, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to political and economic risk in Cambodia. A law imposing military conscription for all men between 18-30, has been passed by Cambodian lawmakers. A deal has been clinched by global mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. and Mitsubishi Corp. to explore eastern Cambodia for bauxite. Poor transport infrastructure and a fragmented power grid have been responsible for poor economic development of Cambodia.
ACCESSION #
23274895

 

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