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The Ministry of Tourism released the results of an inter-ministerial committee meeting concerning Siem Reap province’s Tourism Development Master Plan for 2020-2035 on Wednesday, The government is set to roll out the Four-Strategic Plan for Tourism Development aimed at reviving tourism in the Kingdom’s northern provinces, an inter-ministerial committee meeting has decided. In an open letter, the Cambodian diplomats said Kausikan’s remarks were made from a, Prime Minister Hun Sen has announced a temporary opening of the 488m underpass at the Chaom Chao roundabout in Phnom Penh’s Por Sen Chey district, which was recently completed to connect traffic from National Road 4 to Russian Federation Blvd. POST PIX, Phnom Penh Post - Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors, Government unveils tourism masterplan to increase visitors. Get the latest trends and understand the impact of the crisis on the market. Tourism statistics show that Cambodia has seen an increase in tourism every year from 2013-2019. The number of Chinese tourists reached 1.5 million during the period, up 37 per cent year-on-year, Vietnamese tourists hit nearly 480,000, up 4.6 per cent year-on-year, and Lao tourists were nearly 220,000 – down 1.9 per cent. Considering the fact that tourism contributes significant revenue to Cambodia’s economy, the US$2.7 billion could be viewed as a long-term investment. He said the authorities would not allow the sale of counterfeit souvenirs and jewellery to continue as it causes a significant impact on Cambodia’s tourism destinations and national prestige as a whole. “We can make a lot of money from these actions, but they will have a long-term impact, especially for the community as a whole,” he said. The most important thing, he said, is for stakeholders in the sector to remain committed. The statement did not mention the EU deal but said court cases involving unions could be expedited and news outlets like the feisty English-language Cambodia Daily could be allowed to return if it paid errant tax bills. This, in turn, could be one of many reasons why the Cambodian government at least seems to be changing its previous nonchalant stance of ignoring the EU’s demands. Speaking to local media, Khon said that development of new tourism products is necessary to attract tourists. Woman seeks answers after arrest of American partner, Phnom Penh underpass opens to ease traffic, Show evidence of Chinese military base, critics told, OCIC set to spend $2.5B on capital’s satellite city, Private sector rejoices over new stimulus package, UNWTO lauds Cambodia for responsible restart of tourism, Covid-19 aid extended for tourism, aviation sectors. All Rights Reserved. He was rationalising the building of new airports in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap to 18,000 workers in the Kandal province.
The announcement comes as the firm broke ground on two monumental bridge, The Ministry of Health reported two more Covid-19 cases on October 28 after two Cambodian men travelling from Japan tested positive, bringing the total active cases to seven. All rights reserved. Cambodia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that Parliament was reviewing legislation allowing "individuals who were banned from politics to resume their political activities". According to the Ministry of Tourism report, in the first seven months of this year Cambodia welcomed 3.84 million foreign tourists, up 11.1 per cent on the same period last year. A3, Street 169, Sangkat Veal Vong, Khan 7 Makara, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. However, that does not excuse the fact that it is a lot of money and Cambodia is already facing the looming threat of its largest trading partner, the European Union (EU), ending its Everything But Arms (EBA) trade deal with the Kingdom, following allegations of a false election and oppression of the country’s opposition.