A few families in Cambodia’s southwest lead resistance effort against large resort including casino and golf courses.
The new Macau. That’s what the Cambodian coastal city Sihanoukville is called nowadays. Chinese investors are building casinos there on a massive scale.
Last week, the ministry said legal action will be taken to prevent illegal logging and land grabbing of land in protected areas.
Leaders of the Mekong nations have raised concerns over the development of hydropower along the river system following the collapse of a major dam in Laos in July.
Kampot is one of Cambodia’s cultural jewels, but as George Styllis writes, a flood of Chinese gambling money is making residents of this small sleepy town nervous.
The three leaders will seek a budget package to develop the Triangle Area, mainly to improve the living standard of people in that area.