Cambodia, country on the Indochinese mainland of Southeast Asia. Cambodia is largely a land of plains and great rivers and lies amid important overland and river trade routes linking China to India and Southeast Asia.
What country is Cambodia?
Cambodia is a country located in the southeastern part of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia, it shares borders with Vietnam to the east, Laos in the northeast, Thailand in the west and northwest, and has a coastline at the Gulf of Thailand in the southwest.
Where is Cambodia located from India?
Officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia, this country is situated in the southern portion of the Indo-China Peninsula. The country is bordered by Thailand in the northwest, Laos in the northeast, Vietnam in the east, and the Gulf of Thailand in the southwest.
Is Cambodia rich or poor?
Cambodia is currently one of the poorest countries in the world. Its per-capita income is only US$260. However, if adjusted for purchasing power parity (which takes into account the low prices for goods in Cambodia), its per-capita income jumps rather dramatically to US$1300.
Is Cambodia a peaceful country?
General Introduction to Peace and Security in Cambodia
After decades of turbulence Cambodia has achieved peace, stability, and economic development, and has become to some extent a democracy with pluralism, and a civil society has strongly emerged after the Peace Agreement.
Is Cambodia a US ally?
Over the last several decades of the 20th century, the United States and Cambodia established, broke off, and reestablished relations as a result of armed conflict and government changes in Cambodia. Full diplomatic relations were established after the freely elected Royal Government of Cambodia was formed in 1993.