Sleepy Kampot, in Cambodia, is facing a mass of tourist development and an influx of Chinese investment. Photo: Shutterstock Sleepy Kampot, in Cambodia, is facing a mass of tourist development and an influx of Chinese investment. Photo: Shutterstock
Sleepy Kampot, in Cambodia, is facing a mass of tourist development and an influx of Chinese investment. Photo: Shutterstock
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Chinese construction in Cambodia’s ‘next tourism hotspot’, Kampot, has residents and NGOs worried

  • The once sleepy riverside town of Kampot seems set to become Cambodia’s next tourist hotspot
  • Land prices are rising, construction work on a 42-storey entertainment complex has started in its colonial-era heart, and a national park is being cleared

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Sleepy Kampot, in Cambodia, is facing a mass of tourist development and an influx of Chinese investment. Photo: Shutterstock Sleepy Kampot, in Cambodia, is facing a mass of tourist development and an influx of Chinese investment. Photo: Shutterstock
Sleepy Kampot, in Cambodia, is facing a mass of tourist development and an influx of Chinese investment. Photo: Shutterstock
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