Search form

Login - Register | FOLLOW US ON

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Tourism Meeting

Tourism Meeting

TOURISM ministers from six countries, including Cambodia, agreed Thursday on guidelines to link visitor routes in bid to boost South-east Asia’s tourist trail. Representatives from Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam gathered together in Siem Reap province on Thursday to approve the “Siem Reap-Angkor Road Map 2010-2015”. It is hoped that by linking transportation routes and promoting cultural tourism, member countries can cooperate, develop and attract arrivals from around the globe to the region. The six countries will now have to follow guidelines and policies mentioned in the road map, Tith Chan Tha, Director General of the Tourism Industry Department, confirmed.

0

Comments

Please, login or register to post a comment

Latest Video

Khmer Rouge survivors react to First They Killed My Father

Angelina Jolie's First They Killed My Father depicts some of the atrocities committed during the Pol Pot regime. How did watching it feel for those who were alive at the time?

Cambodia's last tile masters: Why a local craft is under threat

Brought over by the French, painted cement tile making has been incorporated into Cambodian design for more than a century, even as the industry has died out in Europe.

Interview: Loung Ung, author of First They Killed My Father

The story of Loung Ung and her family’s suffering under the Khmer Rouge became known around the world with the success of her autobiography.