Cambodian Tourism Minister Meets Chinese Senior Tourism Officials

Cambodia's Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon received yesterday in China's Yunnan province a group of Chinese senior tourism officials, according to the ministry's news release.

The Chinese side was led by Ms. Wen Shuqiong, Vice Chairwoman of Yunnan Provincial Tourism Development Committee, and Mr. Zhang Jinglong, President of Yunnan Institute of Tourism Vocation.

On the occasion, both sides discussed the cooperation in creating new attractive tourism products and developing human resources based on One Staff, One Skill strategy.

They also reached a cooperation memorandum of understanding on the promotion of human resource training and tourism research.

Last year, Cambodia welcomed 5.6 million foreign visitors, of them the Chinese stood at the first place with more than 1.2 million tourists, up 46 percent.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press