Nearly 400,000 Local Tourists Recorded in First Three Weeks of May

AKP Phnom Penh, May 28, 2020 —

During the first three weeks of this month, from May 4 to 24, around 398,099 tourists visited various tourist destinations across the country, according to Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon.

Among them, he said, 390,922 were domestic tourists, while 7,177 others were foreign tourists.

Only for the third week, from May 18 to 24, there were 141,558 tourists recorded, a decrease of 7 percent compared to the second week of the same month, added H.E. Minister.

With increasing domestic tourist movements, the Ministry of Tourism has been working closely with the private sector to set preventive measures for tourism safety following the Ministry of Health’s guidelines to contribute to preventing and containing the COVID-19 spread.

(Photo: Ministry of Tourism)

By C. Nika