Svay Rieng Province
|Svay Rieng Province|
|Capital||Svay Rieng Municipality|
|Largest city||Bavet Municipality|
|• Governor||Chieng Am (CPP)|
|• Total||2,966 km2 (1,145 sq mi)|
|• Density||177/km2 (460/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||6th|
|Time zone||UTC+7 (ICT)|
|ISO 3166 code||KH-20|
Svay Rieng (Khmer: ស្វាយរៀង, IPA: [sʋaːj riəŋ]) is a province (khaet) in Cambodia. Located in the southeast, the province juts into Vietnam, which surrounds it to the north, east and south. The only other Cambodian province to border Svay Rieng is Prey Veng. The capital is Svay Rieng while the largest city is Bavet, which is the international border between Cambodia and Vietnam.
Districts and municipalities
The province is subdivided into 6 districts and 2 municipalities.
|20-06||Svay Rieng Municipality||ក្រុងស្វាយរៀង|
A portion of the province juts into Vietnam, the Parrot's Beak (Vietnamese: Mỏ Vẹt).
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