NagaCorp resort development could degrade Angkor, Unesco warns

Unesco has raised concern over NagaCorp’s plans to build a resort and theme park near the Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap. CamboJA/Pring Samrang

The “Angkor Lake of Wonder” – a $350-million dollar resort town to be built by NagaCorp just outside the Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap – could “have an impact on the outstanding universal value” that had the ancient capital inscribed as a Unesco World Heritage site, the U.N. agency said.