ASEAN Region Weekly (27 Sep. 2019)

Cambodia

The Kingdom’s economy managed to maintain a robust growth this year despite the challenges of shrinking international trade and is expected to achieve a 5.5 per cent surplus of GDP and maintain a stable account balance. According to the National Bank of Cambodia, the main engines of this growth were impressive showings in the garment, construction and tourism sectors, albeit a slowing down in the agriculture sector. (Phnom Penh Post)