The German Business Group ADW, with the support of Ice Park and Aeon Mall, is hosting the Kingdom’s first German Christmas fair on the top floor of Phnom Penh’s Aeon Mall. The well cooled location only gives a hint of a very cold German Christmas market in December, but the food, drinks, handicraft and warm Christmas atmosphere will give visitors a sense of what a Christmas fair feels like.
Cosmos Services, one of ADW’s founding members, looks back on 15 years of business operations in Cambodia. As one of the Kingdom’s leading inspection and audit specialist, the company plays a crucial role in the apparel industry’s quality management. The all-around service includes factory assessments, social compliance audits, pre-production sample assessments, final random inspections, and loading surveillance.
The British government has concluded a comprehensive annual survey that compares conditions for young people globally and their chances for the future. The “Global Youth Development Index and Report 2016” by the Commonwealth Secretariat researches the opportunities for young people between 15 and 29 years in 183 countries worldwide: levels of education, health and well-being, employment and opportunity, political participation and civic participation.
KfW has been helping the German Federal Government achieve its goals with respect to development policy and international cooperation for over 50 years. The Director of KfW Development Bank’s representative office in Cambodia recently changed and the ADW met Harald Hüttenrauch to talk about his coming term.
German sportswear group Adidas and partners offer scholarships and career development for Cambodians with engineering degree.
The German sportswear group Adidas and its suppliers together with The Hinrich Foundation have formed a partnership with the objective to help develop the next generation of manufacturing leaders in Cambodia and Myanmar through academic scholarships and practical skills training.The partners believe that education is key to human and economic development, and local leaders are critical to sustainable manufacturing growth in each market. Adidas suppliers provide internships and career training to help the scholars to acquire advanced manufacturing excellence in the sporting goods industry.