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Travel Trade

Travel-related news, events, and current affairs all around the globe.

Travellers should ‘wear to care’ in the new normal says WTTC

London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called upon all travellers to don protective face masks to show they ‘wear to care’ in the new normal of […]

DOT, attached agencies promote digital tourism

With the hampered travel movement brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic situation, work and play are inevitably done online. The evolving crisis and in anticipation of other challenges, the Department […]

Crystal International announces new river cruise experience on Crystal Mozart

In conjunction with Crystal Cruises’ 30th Anniversary this year, Crystal International Asia announces its latest Crystal River Cruises’ experience for 2020 onboard the Crystal Mozart with offerings to cater to […]

Asia’s largest cruise ship holds maiden call at Subic Bay

Global cruise line Royal Caribbean International kicks off the new year in Asia with the maiden call ceremony of its ship Spectrum of the Seas at Subic Bay, The Philippines today, January […]

Fly Better on Emirates and discover dazzling Dubai

Emirates has announced the return of ‘My Emirates Pass’, a seasonal pass that turns an Emirates boarding pass into an exclusive membership package. Travelers from the Philippines flying to Dubai with […]

Voyager of the Seas to sail in October after US$97-M modernization

Adventures in Asia will take on a whole new meaning with the highly anticipated arrival of a bolder-than-ever Voyager of the Seas this fall. Royal Caribbean International has revealed a US$97 […]

Hong Kong Disneyland gets a record high for the second year in a row, PHL is top 3 visitor

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort (HKDL) continues to attract tourists with developments that guarantee that a visit to Hong Kong will not be complete without a trip to Hong Kong Disneyland. […]

ITB makes its way to South Asia in 2020 with ITB India

Messe Berlin, one of the world’s leading trade fair companies, announced recently that it will be organizing the inaugural ITB India in 2020. The 3-day business-to-business travel trade show and […]

World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage launched to combat overtourism

The new body will focus on measures to protect and empower host communities who want a long-term ‘sustainable’ relationship with tourism that respects their cultural values THE World Tourism Association […]

DOT Sec. Puyat says PHL not number-centric, banners sustainability at ATF 2019

Department of Tourism  Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat was feisty at the 38th ASEAN Tourism Forum’s ministerial meeting in Ha Long Bay Vietnam as it concluded its 5-day program on the 18th […]

DOT lauds Senate’s approval of Bayanihan 2

The Department of Tourism (DOT) expresses optimism for the recovery of the tourism industry, following the Senate approval of the Senate Bill 1564 or the Bayanihan To Recover As One […]

Duty Free PH deserves to recover

EDITORIAL (Buddy G. Recio) Last month, news on Duty Free Philippines (DFP) stores closing down was circulated on the major media outlets. Aside from the initial shock, the instant reaction […]

Dream Cruises to resume operation in Taiwan beginning July 26

Genting Cruise Lines announced recently the restart of cruise operations for Dream Cruises with Explorer Dream operating two and three-night “Taiwan Island-Hopping” itineraries beginning from 26 July 2020, departing from […]

Travellers should ‘wear to care’ in the new normal says WTTC

London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called upon all travellers to don protective face masks to show they ‘wear to care’ in the new normal of […]