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Investment boom

Investment boom

Foreign investment in Cambodia hit $3.97 billion in 2006, nearly quadrupling the

2005 figures, the Council for the Development of Cambodia announced. Foreign investment

was $1.05 billion in 2005. More than $2.6 billion was invested in tourism, mining,

energy and construction. $552 million was invested in the industry sector, including

garments; and agro-industry received more than $481 million, the report said.