This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Cambodia, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Cambodia and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Cambodia.
News and Highlights
By Sonali Jain-Chandra, Kalpana Kochhar and Tidiane Kinda
May 25, 2016
Op-Ed on RASMEI KAMPUCHEA DAILY NEWSPAPER, Sonali Jain-Chandra, IMF’s mission chief for Cambodia and Yong Sarah Zhou, IMF Resident Representative in Cambodia
May 13, 2016
Op-Ed on Khmer Times, Sonali Jain-Chandra, IMF’s mission chief for Cambodia and Yong Sarah Zhou, IMF Resident Representative in Cambodia.
May 3, 2016
IMF Resident Representative Yong Sarah Zhou Interview with ASEAN Forum Magazine
February 22, 2016
The Q&A with the VOA Khmer on December 23, 2015, Yong Sarah Zhou, IMF Resident Representative in Cambodia.
December 23, 2015
Cambodia and the IMF
September 1, 2016
Author/Editor: Koshy Mathai ; Geoff Gottlieb ; Gee Hee Hong ; Sung Eun Jung ; Jochen M. Schmittmann ; Jiangyan Yu
Series: Asia and Pacific Departmental Paper No. 16/1
July 18, 2016
June 30, 2016
Series: Country Report No. 16/176
November 17, 2015
Cambodia is set to become a lower middle-income country after years of strong growth, but it will need to address macro-financial sector vulnerabilities if it is to sustain its current momentum, says the IMF in its annual assessment of the economy.
November 16, 2015
Series: Country Report No. 15/307
Regional Economic Outlook Update: Asia and Pacific
Following robust growth in the first half of 2016, the near-term outlook for Asia remains strong. Accommodative policies and a recent easing of financial conditions will underpin domestic demand, offsetting weak export growth. GDP growth is forecast to be broadly stable at 5.4 percent in 2016 and 5.3 percent in 2017. Asia continues to face downside risks amid headwinds that can significantly impact medium-term growth prospects.
IMF-JICA High-Level Conference on Frontier Asia
The conference was addressed by IMF Deputy Managing Director Naoyuki Shinohara, and included ministers, central bank governors and senior officials from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam. The Kyrgyz Republic also participated, and Bank of Thailand Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul offered opening remarks.
Conference website: www.imf.org/frontierasia (includes papers presented).
See also: Conference program and press release.