A model replica of the Blue Bay, a Chinese resort under construction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. Photo: Washington PostA model replica of the Blue Bay, a Chinese resort under construction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. Photo: Washington Post
A model replica of the Blue Bay, a Chinese resort under construction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. Photo: Washington Post

Chinese cash and casinos are flooding this Cambodian beach town, but locals say ‘business is about to die’

Sihanoukville, a port city on the Gulf of Thailand, has long been a favourite among Westerners, but in recent months it has become a beacon for Hun Sen’s Beijing-leaning vision for the country

Topic |   Cambodia
A model replica of the Blue Bay, a Chinese resort under construction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. Photo: Washington PostA model replica of the Blue Bay, a Chinese resort under construction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. Photo: Washington Post
A model replica of the Blue Bay, a Chinese resort under construction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. Photo: Washington Post
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