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Xiamen Air launches new route from Fujian to Kingdom

Posted by Cambodia Tourism on January 30, 2018
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XiamenAir – formerly known as Xiamen Airlines – started this week a direct flight connecting Phnom Penh and Xiamen city, in China’s southeastern Fujian province. The new service was officially launched on January 28, with four weekly flights using Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Since 2014, XiamenAir operates a flight linking Xiamen

Three Cambodian cities named among the cleanest in Asean

Posted by Cambodia Tourism on January 30, 2018
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Three Cambodian cities – Battambang, Kep and Siem Reap – received the Asean clean tourism award at the Asean Tourism Forum 2018, held in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on Friday. The distinction places the Cambodian cities in an exclusive 23-member group of the cleanest cities in the Asean region, and is

Foreigners charged for ‘producing porn’ after Siem Reap party bust

Posted by Cambodia Tourism on January 30, 2018
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A lawyer for 10 foreign nationals arrested last week during a party in Siem Reap confirmed Monday they have been provisionally charged for “producing pornography”. The 10 include five British and two Canadian citizens, as well as a Dutch, Norwegian and New Zealand national. They were taken into custody from

Government approves plan to relocate Phnom Penh’s airport

Posted by Cambodia Tourism on January 23, 2018
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The government has signed off on a proposal to build a new airport to serve Phnom Penh and has earmarked land in Kandal province for the $1.5 billion project. A new international airport to replace the existing Phnom Penh International Airport will be constructed on partially reclaimed land adjacent to

Tourism pushing up land prices in Siem Reap

Posted by Cambodia Tourism on January 23, 2018
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Land prices in Siem Reap town increased slightly last year compared with the previous year, thanks to the growing strength of the tourism industry, according to insiders. The provincial capital saw prices rise about five percent in residential areas in 2017 and about 10 percent in commercial areas, said Po