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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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Cambodia-Bound Ivory Intercepted in Hong Kong

Google News - Thu, 2014-06-12 03:13
About $1 million worth of illegal African ivory was seized at Hong Kong customs on Tuesday after the discovery—in 32 suitcases en route from Angola—of hundreds of kilograms of tusks on a flight bound for Cambodia, regional media reported Wednesday. catched

Coup disrupts Cambodia airline's plans

Google News - Thu, 2014-06-05 13:14
Airline chairman Tekret Samrach said the problems in the two neighbouring countries were affecting tourism in Cambodia and the planned flights needed to be reviewed. They could be revived next year, the Phnom Penh Post said on its website on Thursday. catched