New overpass project breaks ground

New overpass project breaks ground

Thu, 29 November 2012 Seun Son Plan of Stueng Mean Chey fly-over bridge. Photograph: Pha Lina/Phnom Penh Post After its postponement more than two months ago, the third bridge and overpass project at Stueng Mean Chey saw ground broken on Monday by Prime Minister Hun...
Three satellite city projects underway

Three satellite city projects underway

Thu, 29 November 2012 Seun Son A view of under construction Koh Pich town. Photograph: Hong Menea/Phnom Penh Post Three projects of the six satellite cities around Phnom Penh that were originally approved by the government have been “significantly” developed,...
Yangon building reprieved

Yangon building reprieved

Thu, 27 December 2012 Rupert Winchester The historic building at 233-235 Pansodan Street, Yangon. A historic building in central Yangon had a last-minute reprieve this week when conservationists managed to stop its demolition with a media campaign that received the...
Phnom Penh’s new commune prices steady

Phnom Penh’s new commune prices steady

Thu, 27 December 2012 Siv Meng A map of a new area that has been transferred into Phnom Penh from Kandal. Land prices in Meanchey district’s four communes that had been transferred into Phnom Penh municipality’s control from Kandal province have held steady, despite...
Siem Reap hotels oversupplied

Siem Reap hotels oversupplied

Wed, 12 December 2012 Alistair Walsh Potential real estate investors in Siem Reap are being advised to look towards retail strips rather than hotels, according to Cambodian real estate professionals. Knight Frank’s Cambodia chief, Sunny Soo, said that while the hotel...