Cambodia, Indonesia Discuss Tourism Cooperation

Minister of Tourism H.E. Sok Soken met here on Feb. 13 with H.E. Dr. Santo Darmosumarto, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to the Kingdom of Cambodia, to discuss tourism cooperation between the two countries. The meeting touched on opportunities for cooperation in strengthening tourism between the two countries, focusing on human resource development in tourism, connectivity, and tourism standards to promote mutual tourist flow. H.E. Minister and H.E. Ambassador emphasised the efforts to raise awareness of the two countries' tourist destinations by connecting direct flights from major Indonesian tourist destinations to major Cambodian tourist destinations, such as Siem Reap and the coastal areas. In 2023, Cambodia received a total of 5.45 million international tourists, including nearly 130,000 Indonesians. Indonesia thus ranked seventh on the country's tourism market list. Source:Agence Kampuchea Presse