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Tourism Industry in Cambodia

After more than a decade of spectacular growth, how can the tourism industry in Cambodia respond to the more demanding market conditions now faced by holiday destinations worldwide? In common with all periods of adversity, the current situation also presents opportunities for those willing and able to respond to the challenges ahead.

Tourism has played an important role in the development of Cambodia. It has brought employment, improvements in infrastructure, training and general education and living standards for many people, and raised the international profile of Cambodia. Its growth has helped diversify economic activity, and broaden the base of foreign earnings, currently dominated by the garment industry.

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Sea Festival a success

Phnom Penh Post - Mon, 2012-01-02 04:01
Sihanoukville celebrated the New Year with its first Sea Festival, estimated to have drawn as many as 50,000 visitors, in an attempt to grow the Kingdom’s tourism appeal beyond Siem Reap. catched

Aquatic action ushers in the new year

Phnom Penh Post - Mon, 2012-01-02 04:00
Jet skiing, open-water swimming and traditional Khmer boxing drew the biggest crowds and loudest cheers as the one-day Sea Festival, marking Cambodia’s membership of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club, ushered in the new year at Sihanoukville’s Ochheuteal Beach on Saturday. catched