Phnom Penh (FN), Oct. 13 – Mathematics is not merely about numbers, but is the fundamental pillar of science and technology. As Cambodia strives towards a digital economy, we need mathematics skill, expertise and thinking, to drive our industries, increase our global competitiveness, and even protect our nation.

"The rise of many great civilisations was the result of richness in mathematical sciences. Dating back to 683 CE, engineers of the Khmer Empire used the Zero concept in building its majestic Angkor Complex."

Read in full the Asian Vision Institute’s Commentary on “Importance of Mathematics Education for Cambodia’s Industries.”