The Cambodian tech snapshot for July of 2023 touched on just a few items: Cambodia’s central bank’s talks with the central bank of Rwanda about central bank digital currencies; Prime Minister Hun Sen’s tantrum over Facebook’s limits on threatening posts; and the introduction of cross-border payments between China and Cambodia.
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- National Bank of Cambodia and National Bank of Rwanda held talks around establishing the Bakong online payment system in Rwanda, building on Laos and Vietnam moves
- Cambodia: PM quits Facebook following ban for apparently threatening political opponents, but walks back from possible FB ban, instead expelling FB reps from the Kingdom
- National Bank of Cambodia inks MOU with China’s UnionPay, enabling UnionPay payments in Cambodia’s national QR system cross-border interoperability
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