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Trump hints at tariff exemptions for Apple

Publication date 22 November 2019 | 00:04 | ICT

Chances are good that the US may exempt Apple from China tariffs, with President Donald Trump citing competition from Samsung for the local smartphone market, news reports suggested on Thursday.



  • CCC inks 18 MoUs with Chinese firms

    Publication date 22 November 2019 | 00:03 | ICT

    The Cambodia Chamber of Commerce (CCC) on Thursday signed 18 memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with a visiting delegation of Chinese business leaders from 24 firms. They involved various forms of cooperation.

  • Modernisation in IT system increases GDT’s tax collection

    Publication date 22 November 2019 | 00:02 | ICT

    Modernizing the tax system through automation has helped increase revenue and transparency in the Kingdom’s tax sector.

  • PPAP profit nears $9M in first nine months of 2019

    Publication date 22 November 2019 | 00:00 | ICT

    Cambodia Securities Exchange- (CSX-) listed Phnom Penh Autonomous Port (PPAP) reported $8.97 million in net profit during the first nine months of this year – up 46.9 per cent from $5.98 million during the same period last year.

  • DaraPay partners up with Alipay platform

    Publication date 22 November 2019 | 00:00 | ICT

    Leading mobile e-wallet and payment service provider DaraPay earlier this week announced its partnership with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and online payment platform Alipay.

  • Phillip Bank teams up with Singapore’s Nium

    Publication date 21 November 2019 | 23:59 | ICT

    Singapore-based digital cross-border payments platform Nium Pte Ltd and Cambodia’s Phillip Bank Plc on Thursday announced a partnership agreement to provide cross-border payments to the bank’s customers.

  • Garment, travel goods exports will stay strong, says minister

    Publication date 21 November 2019 | 23:58 | ICT

    Minister of Commerce Pan Sorasak on Thursday expressed his optimism that garment, textile, footwear and travel goods exports will continue to enjoy strong growth over the next few years.

  • General Motors files lawsuit against FCA over auto union bribes

    Publication date 21 November 2019 | 21:11 | ICT

    General Motors (GM) filed a federal lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) on Wednesday, alleging its rival bribed auto union officials to secure an unfair advantage in labour talks and to force it to agree to a merger.

  • Insider: Accountants showing the way on sustainability

    Publication date 21 November 2019 | 21:09 | ICT

    Professionals like accountants can be agents of change, especially when it comes to tackling global issues like sustainability, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) head Michael Izza told the Straits Times

  • Tourism helps more airlines take off in VN

    Publication date 21 November 2019 | 21:08 | ICT

    Vietnam's booming tourism industry has led to growth in the aviation sector, with more routes and airlines creating a new landscape for the industry.

  • Direct sales of yellow banana to China see exports grow

    Publication date 20 November 2019 | 21:48 | ICT

    Yellow banana exports to China have grown since April when the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced that the fruit can be exported directly without relying on Vietnam as an intermediary, Longmate Agriculture Co