Cambodia is rich in water resources for agricultural production and biodiversity. The presence of Mekong river, Tonlé Sap and Tonlé Bassac contributes in the economic and social progress in the Kingdom.
Phnom Penh is a city defined by rivers. It sits at the point where four waterways intersect. The Tonle Sap, Tonle Mekong Leu, Tonle Mekong Krom and Tonle Bassac all connect in the Kingdom’s capital. Why then, is the riverside area still waiting to see major real estate development?
Environment Ministry denies that an invasive species was spotted along rivers.
Sand mining from rivers is depriving many low-lying Asian deltas of the sediment they need to maintain themselves, raising the risk of worsening land loss to sea level rise, researchers say.
PM attends the River Festival in Takhmao city, saying the event could be held in any province along the rivers in the future.
Building bridges of friendship and cooperation in the Lancang-Mekong region and between China and Cambodia
Rivers have nurtured human life and civilisations through the ages.