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Cost Of Living Koh Rong

Koh Rong Cost Of Living

Koh Rong Cost Of Living When considering an article on the cost of living on Koh Rong, you have to take into account the prices throughout Cambodia and especially Phnom Penh & Sihanoukville and make a comparison. As a westerner the cost of living anywhere in South East Asia is far cheaper than usually the US, UK, Australia, Europe & South America, so I will just cover some main points from an...

What Is The Best Cambodian Bank To Open An Account?

What Is The Best Cambodian Bank To Open An Account? There are quite a few choices for banking in Cambodia, but in my opinion no bank comes close to ABA Bank in terms of ease of use & their mobile app.Being a member of National Bank of Canada Group, ABA Bank is Cambodia's leading banking institution founded in 1996 as the Advanced Bank of Asia Limited.If you are setting up a company, their Company...

What Are The Best Options For Internet On Koh Rong?

What Are The Best Options For Internet On Koh Rong?

What are The Best Options For Internet On Koh Rong? When thinking of coming to Koh Rong for an extended stay or to live here permanently, there are a few options with great internet speeds depending on where you are going to stay or live on the island.The three main phone companies are Smart, Cellcard & Metfone and here are the best options from our personal experience for you for the different...

Koh Rong Mainland Electricity Connection Coming Soon.

Koh Rong Mainland Electricity Connection Coming Soon. Electricity connection is currently underway from Koh Kong province to Koh Rong .The plan as we have been told, is to lay undersea cables from Koh Kong to be carried to the northern end of Koh Rong Island. The project is earmarked for completion by 2023. After many years of generator power this is great news for the island as it will bring the...

Koh Rong Roads

Koh Rong Roads - Koh Rong now has sealed roads to the majority of the island.Over the last 2 years, the Koh Rong road project has been in full swing, with many teams of workers from all provinces and locals of Koh Rong working 24 hour days grading and sealing 2 lane road ways to most parts of the island.The main areas of Sok San, Royal Beach and the main arterial roads have already been finished and with...

Koh Rong Life After Covid

Koh Rong Life After Covid - Over the last few years of the global Covid pandemic, Koh Rong really struggled due to lack of tourism, like the majority of the world and south East Asia as a whole.Many of us Expats stayed on the island throughout the pandemic and although tourism was affected greatly, with many businesses closing / suspending operations due to lack of customers, it was very much a beautiful...

Koh Rong NMP to have the Kingdom’s first beautiful green city on the island

The government is trying to expedite the ecotourism development of the Koh Rong National Marine Park (NMP), taking into consideration the need to safeguard coastal habitats such as coral reefs, seagrass beds and mangrove forest and the biodiversity. The development to create a beautiful green  city on the island will be done in strict compliance with rules of the Ministry of Environment. The...

Koh Rong Island road project 30% done: Royal Group chair

Royal Group of Companies Ltd chairman Kith Meng has announced that the development of 70km of concrete roads on Koh Rong Island is about 30 per cent complete, with construction having begun in mid-July and proceeding on schedule since then. Prior to breaking ground, Royal Group Koh Rong Development Co Ltd and Sinohydro Corp Ltd reached a $35 million deal to undertake the project, Royal Group said in...

Royal Group inks $35 million road deal on Koh Rong

Royal Group Koh Rong Development Company and Sinohydro Corporation Limited reached a $35 million deal on Tuesday to build a 70km road on Koh Rong Island. The road will be 8m wide and is expected to take 16 months to complete, according to the plan approved by the Council for the Development of Cambodia’s (CDC)Inter-Ministerial Committee on October 9, 2010, a Royal Group press release said. CDC...

Royal Group announces $300 million Koh Rong investment project

Royal Group announces $300 million Koh Rong investment project The Royal Group, one of the largest investment companies in Cambodia, has announced a $285 million investment project in Preah Sihanouk, intending to making Koh Rong into a world-class resort. The announcement was made iat an event of Koh Rong Royal Silver Beach Recreation Area Project Launch Conference on Dec 28 at Preah Sihanouk...

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