Estimated US$100 Million Injected to Tourism Sector

AKP Phnom Penh, August 26, 2020 —

Domestic tourist movement during the recent five-day holiday of Khmer New Year break compensation has injected at estimated US$100 million into the tourism sector.

The figure was released in a meeting to review domestic tourist activities during the five-day holiday, held here on Aug. 26 under the chairmanship of H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism.

The estimated figure was generated from 1.45 million domestic tourists who toured the country from Aug. 17 to 21.

The ministry also recorded that among the total domestic tourists, some 14,000 were foreigners.

(Photo: Khuth Sao & AKP-Kep)

By Chea Vannak