Why Invest In Cambodia

Cambodia Map

The Kingdom of Cambodia, formerly Kampuchea, is a Southeast Asian nation that borders Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and the Gulf of Thailand. The capital city is Phnom Penh.

Cambodia MapSituated in the southwest of the Indochinese peninsula, Cambodia occupies a total area of 181,035 square kilometers and borders Thailand to the west and northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, and Gulf of Thailand to the southwest.

Key Reason Why Invest in Cambodia Property

1. Political Stability

  • Strong leadership under Prime Minister Hun Sen since 1998

2. Advantageous Location

  • Economic spillover from Thailand & Vietnam
  • Midway between China and India
  • Maritime trade via Gulf of Thailand

3. Favorable Investment & Business Climate

  • 100% foreign ownership allowed (except of land)
  • Easy repatriation of profits
  • Cambodia Stock Exchange listing criteria non-onerous

4. Largely “Dollarized” Economy

  • Stable monetary policy (US$)

5. Increasing Trade Integration

  • WTO & ASEAN membership offers regional trade benefits
  • Duty free or preferential export access to most developed economies

6. Advantageous Labour Conditions

  • Among Asia’s lowest-cost workforces
  • Abundance of young, energetic, trainable workers
  • Rising literacy rate has supposed 75%

7. Untapped Natural Resources & Land

  • Popular tourism sites (beaches, islands, history, culture, nature)
  • Abundant mineral deposits
  • Off-shore oil and gas reserves
  • Fertile land for agriculture & farming

8. Growing Domestic Market

  • Youthful population
  • Active workforce participation
  • Household formation increases demand for homes
  • Urbanization
  • Purchasing power doubling

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