People and ideas that spark a light for a better future

Founder Local4Local Taing Huang Hao : Success comes with commitment

As everyone was struggling, and the pandemic caused Phnom Penh to lock down in April 2021, an older group grabbed Taing Huang Hao’s attention. The cyclo drivers, most of whom are old age and often found as living-in-cyclo on the street, had almost no income and got little support. Hao founded Local4Local as a means to help out these elders in need.

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Defining our Future Through “Make Our Own Luck Campaign”

Now we see a lot of contemporary artists who are the leaders of the current Khmer cultural renaissance movement reviving the once groundbreaking art scene we had in the 1960s by revitalizing and recovering our rich and ancient culture and ushering Cambodia into a new, exciting era.

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Ten to Watch

With a growing economy, new businesses on the rise and an eye on digitisation, Cambodia’s innovators now have more opportunities to shine than ever before.


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The Importance and Challenges of Female Entrepreneurship Expansion

Lida Loem, Celia Boyd, and James Wilson founded SHE Investments in 2015, aiming to help women in entrepreneurship through accelerator and incubator training programs to expand their businesses from micro-enterprises or small family businesses to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The programs focus on understanding the challenges women entrepreneurs encounter and how to respond to them.

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