A South Korean-Cambodia joint venture launched the first phase of a $2 billion residential,
commercial and business development in Phnom Penh's Russei Keo district. The first
construction phase of the massive Camko City development is to be situated on a filled-in
portion of Pong Peay lake. Kim Duk-kon, executive director of South Korean firm World
City Co Ltd., told local media that the $65 million first phase would be completed
in two years. The first phase will include 1,009 residences - including 16-story
high apartment buildings, as well as villas and townhouses.