Cambodia official regrets relocating monkeys away from tourist zone

Residents at Sihanoukville’s Independence Beach have raised concerns as to the possible effect on tourism following the relocation of “dozens” of macaque monkeys last week, with one tourism chief expressing regret over the move.

Locals and tourists said the sight of monkeys playing in trees near the beach has become a thing of the past, with one resident of Sihanoukville’s Commune 4, 45-year-old Chham Savuth, saying dozens of monkeys had been relocated.

In full: https://elevenmyanmar.com/news/cambodia-official-regrets-relocating-monkeys-away-from-tourist-zone-asianewsnetwork

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