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Grit and Resilience: Khieu Mealy Featured in Cambodia’s Women Leaders Publication

22 March 2019

Heartfelt congratulation to our partner Khieu Mealy, for being featured in Cambodia’s Women Leaders 21 Stories of Grit and Resilience publication. Mealy shared her experience growing up middle-class family that had a strong emphasis on education. That support led her to achieve her dreams of becoming a lawyer. She recounted the joys and difficulties faced by having to […]

SokSiphana&associates nominated in two categories by ALB’ SE Asia Law Firm Awards 2019

21 March 2019

We are honoured to be shortlisted in the category of Premium M&A Deal of the Year by Asian Legal Business for our work on Grab’s Acquisition of Uber’s Southeast Asian Business. We also would like to take this opportunity to congratulate our Head of Legal, Daron Wong, for being nominated as one of the Young […]

Cambodia hosts the 13th Annual Mekong Business Challenge

20 March 2019

On Saturday, March 16, Matthew Rendall, our Senior Partner at SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law) sat on the judging panel for the finale of Mekong Business Challenge which was hosted by Cambodia this year. Matthew has been an active member in the judge committee for the past 3 years.   The Mekong Challenge is the leading annual entrepreneurship competition between 11 universities across the […]

Dr Sok Siphana speaks at Digital Cambodia 2019

19 March 2019

On Friday, March 15, Dr Sok Siphana, Managing Partner at SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law), moderated a panel discussion on “ASEAN Roadmap to Industry 4.0” at Digital Cambodia 2019 hosted by National Institute of Posts, Telecommunications and ICT (NIPTICT).  The German Government introduced Industry 4.0 in 2011, also known as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, as a smart manufacturing system that aims to improve the […]

Int’l Women’s Day 2019 @ ZICO: Khieu Mealy invited to speak about Gender Equality and Social Protection

8 March 2019

SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law) is delighted to support International Women’s Day 2019. As part of ZICO Law’s month-long campaign, Khieu Mealy was invited to speak at an event organized by the Ministry of Environment to celebrate the 108th Annual International Women’s Day. The event focused on gender equality and social protection for human […]

Updates About EBA and Its Impact on Cambodia

14 February 2019

In 2001, the EU introduced the Everything But Arms (EBA) scheme allowing developing countries to import all kinds of goods into the European market except for weapons and ammunition with duty-free and quota-free.   Since the relief of the Rule of Origin requirement being relaxed from its original 30%, Cambodia has had a significant increase in […]

Cambodia joins the Geneva Act of WIPO’s Lisbon Agreement

14 February 2019

On 9 March 2018, H.E. Mr. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce (“MoC”), presented Director General Francis Gurry from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (“WIPO”) with Cambodia’s instrument of accession to the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications (“Geneva Act”). Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications are identifiers for […]

Khieu Mealy receives Cambodia’s Women Leaders Award from CMO Asia

16 January 2019

SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law) is proud to share an exciting achievement from one of our exceptional women leaders. Join us in congratulating Khieu Mealy (Partner) for receiving the Cambodia’s Women Leaders Award at CMO Asia’s Women Leaders Awards on 11 January in Bangkok, Thailand. Annually, CMO Asia presents the World’s Women Leaders Awards […]

Seminar on Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Cambodia

26 December 2018

On Saturday, 22 December 2018, SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law) hosted a seminar titled “Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Cambodia” exclusively for the Cambodia Women Entrepreneurs Association (CWEA), which represents more than 500 women leaders in business. Women entrepreneurs are highly influential and have the fastest growing impact on the employment and economy […]

Book Launch: Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Cambodia

20 December 2018

We are delighted to announce that SokSiphana&associates (a member of ZICO Law) has published a new book: Legal Aspects of Doing Business in Cambodia. Investors, legal practitioners, and students will find the book an authoritative and practical guide on various areas of laws that businesses in Cambodia must comply with. The book is written by […]