Tourism officials yesterday said they were considering building a “Chinatown” in Phnom Penh in order to target more tourists from the second-biggest economy in the world.
IT IS complete bedlam from the moment we step off the bus. Fighting our way through the throng of tuk-tuk drivers swarming around the bus, determined to pick up a fare, we sprint across the hectic
PHNOM PENH, 22 June 2013: Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism has revised tourist travel arrivals from 3.8 million to 4.2 million by year-end.
Tourism officials have revised upwards their forecast for foreign tourist arrivals from 7 to 7.5 million per year by 2020.
PHNOM PENH: Six ancient Syrian sites as well as Australia’s Great Barrier Reef could be listed as endangered by UNESCO.
Chinese characters could soon grace the signs of Phnom Penh’s major roads if the government gives the final go-ahead to a draft five-year plan to attract 1.3 million Chinese tourists to Cambodia by
Global Weather now offers real time weather information on all major travel destinations in Cambodia, and lets travelers in on a few secrets along the way.
Thirty one (31) new sites will be considered for inscription onto the World Heritage List during the 37th session of the World Heritage Committee (WHC) to be opened this evening in Phnom Penh under
Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation held talks here this morning with visiting Director-General of UNESCO H.E. Ms. Irina Bokova.
“Our policy for heritage and cultural tourism is not a passing fancy,” said Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, while he was presiding over the
SIEM REAP -- More than a million people visit the famous temples around Siem Reap each year, but it took an aerial laser survey carried out in early 2012 to reveal traces of a vast urban network
Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen receives two stolen Khmer ancient statues from Ms. Emily K. Rafferty, President of Metropolitan Museum of Art of the United States
For many years, Cambodia has been a source of patients and health tourists for nearby countries. That is about to change.
PHNOM PENH, June 17 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia and China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on Thursday vowed to further enhance cooperation in trade, investment, and tourism for mutual benefits.
Nay Pyi Taw (AsiaNews / Agencies) - The governments of Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia and the Philippines will collaborate in the creation of a common computerized visa program. The declaration of
Louise Southerden is treated like royalty at Phnom Penh's most resilient hotel.
A café and bookshop stocking 3,000 titles will open this month just off River Road, near the Old Market overlooking Wat Preah Prom Rath. The New Leaf Book Café is a not-for-profit business and will
Ben Coombs, unpacking his travel gear from his little red Corvette parked outside Ivy Guesthouse, said the first thing he’d be doing in Siem Reap was to see Angkor Wat at dawn. “But I won’t drive
Having been a regular visitor to Angkor for well over a decade I have seen many changes here. When I first came here to live in 2003, Angkor had 250,000 visitors. Now in 2013 the projected visitor
Two 10th-century Cambodian statues escorted by representatives from New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art arrived at the Phnom Penh International Airport at 5:27pm yesterday, 40 years after they were
PHNOM PENH – Qatar Airways recently partnered with Cambodia Airports offering 15 youngsters the opportunity to tour one of its aircraft on International Children’s Day and celebrating the carrier’s
ambodia will host meetings of the International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) and the 3rd Inter-Governmental Conference in
SIEM REAP, Cambodia, June 10 (Xinhua) -- The World Heritage Youth Forum opened here Sunday, aiming to raise awareness of heritage protection among youth and to underscore youth's role in conservation
10 June 2013: Cambodia is planning to start its own annual travel mart possibly as early as 2014 according to ministry of tourism officials, Thursday.
A self-taught artist who paints with house paint on home-stretched canvas is the subject of a new exhibition, titled Finding Home, at Hotel 1961.