Local communities will bear the costs of the SEZ but see few benefits
One of the local business operators on Phi Phi island claimed this black water was mostly from a hotel and restaurant operator who are releasing untreated water into the sea.
Vietnam’s per capita income is currently only about 40 percent of the global average.
At present, Cambodia’s “third neighbor” is China. Cambodia is doomed to participate in the Chinese infrastructure project “One Belt, One Road” because otherwise it will not get access to South East Asia markets.