Compensation for food and petrol for the more than 500 Apsara Authority staff members who are moving to offices far outside of Siem Reap as part of a swap with the cityís provincial government will come from government revenues, an official at the authority said Monday. In an August 9 letter, Prime Minister Hun Sen ordered Siem Reapís municipal and provincial officials to return to the city center after having moved to rural Ampil commune in March 2010. The provincial government moved there in a highly controversial land swap deal orchestrated by Siem Reapís former governor, Sou Phirin,
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