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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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Selling the nation

Phnom Penh Post - Thu, 2010-11-11 07:02
CAMBODIAN tourism has made significant progress during the global economic recovery and after last year’s halt on promotional plans the Ministry of Tourism has been intensifying its promotional campaign “Cambodia: Kingdom of Wonder”. catched

Biodiversity a valuable resource

Phnom Penh Post - Thu, 2010-11-11 07:02
PRIME Minister Hun Sen believes that ecological biodiversity is “an invaluable resource treasure”, serving and sustaining tourism development, and has called on international tourists and investors worldwide to visit the rich, diverse tourist destinations across Cambodia. catched

Community-based ecotourism

Phnom Penh Post - Thu, 2010-11-11 07:02
THE Chambok community-based ecotourism site, which lies at the border of Kirirom National Park in Kompong Speu province, serves as a model for best practice in community-based ecotourism in Cambodia. catched