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Cambodia [electronic resource] : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cambodia.

Author:
International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Washington, D.C. : International Monetary Fund, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource (75 p.)
Series:
IMF Staff Country Reports [More in this series]
Summary note:
Cambodia is a fast-growing, highly open economy, and attained lower-middle income status this year. Over the last two decades, Cambodia grew rapidly (average real GDP growth of around 8 percent) and its integration with the global economy increased sharply, accompanied by an impressive decline in poverty. Going forward, Cambodia's strategic location, China's changing trade patterns, and ongoing regional integration provide further opportunities.1 Important steps have been taken by the government that will help Cambodia capitalize on these opportunities, including energy-related investments to help reduce the cost of doing business and measures to facilitate trade, payments and business registration. Nonetheless, further measures are needed to support sustained growth, including reforms to improve the business climate and policies to mitigate rising financial sector vulnerabilities.
Source of description:
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
  • 1475551320 :
Doi:
  • 10.5089/9781475551327.002
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