Chinese investment strains Cambodian society

An op-ed published in Nikkei Asian Review. By Kimkong Heng “Drastic transformation of Sihanoukville should warn other Asian countries.” The past decade has witnessed an unprecedented and massive influx of Chinese investments and tourism into Cambodia. The capital inflow and rising visitor numbers have been both beneficial and disruptive for Cambodia’s economic development and socialContinue reading “Chinese investment strains Cambodian society”

Assessing the Impacts of Chinese Investments in Cambodia: The Case of Preah Sihanoukville Province

A co-written article published as a working paper in the Pacific Forum. By Sovinda Po and Kimkong Heng Abstract The past several years have seen an unprecedented inflow of Chinese investments to Cambodia, resulting in a huge increase in the number of Chinese people in this Asian country. Chinese investment projects have previously been concentratedContinue reading “Assessing the Impacts of Chinese Investments in Cambodia: The Case of Preah Sihanoukville Province”