Indonesia Exploring Direct Flight Connection with Cambodia

Indonesian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Pitono Purnomo has unveiled his intention to introduce direct flight between Cambodia and Indonesia, according to local media report.

With the direct flight, added the source, the Ambassador saw potentials in boosting the two countries' tourism and trade.

According to H.E. Ambassador, at least 50,000 Indonesian tourists come to Cambodia each year while only 5,000 Cambodians visited Indonesia.

The source highlighted figures indicating that Cambodia-Indonesia bilateral trade in 2016 was US$450 million.

The trade volume has increased by 15 percent for the first four months of this years, compared to the same period last year.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press