Khmer: Economic growth slows amid corruption crisis

The government has tightened its grip on the economy amid growing corruption allegations.Here are some economic indicators to watch.1.Trade in goods has dropped in 2016, as the government attempts to stem a slowdown in exports.In the first six months of 2017, the value of goods imports fell 2.9% compared with the same period last year.2.Manufacturing […]

How do you do the math on the economy’s current jobless rate?

As the jobs market has remained in the black, it’s become increasingly difficult to quantify the extent to which unemployment is affecting the economy.But a new report released by the left-leaning Economic Policy Institute suggests that, at least for the foreseeable future, the unemployment rate will likely remain well below 8% for the long-term.The report, […]