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South Korea backs mapping

South Korea backs mapping

SOUTH Korea has donated around US$2.5 million to Cambodia’s Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction to support a project to create master maps for Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Sihanoukville. The project, which will help in the development of a master plan for the areas, will be completed in 2011, according to Im Chamrong, director of the ministry’s Construction Department. He said the geographical data included in the maps would make it easier to plan infrastructure and development projects.

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