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15th September 2019

Boracay

Flight moratorium lifting to spur Boracay tourism – DOT

The Department of Tourism (DOT) sees the release of the Civil Aeronautics Board’s (CAB) new guidelines on the conduct of commercial air transportation serving Boracay Island as a welcome development […]

Tailor-made travel suits Chinese visitors to Philippines best – COTRI

  More than 1.2 million Chinese visited the Philippines last year, representing more than 0.75 percent of all the 162 million trips originating in Mainland China. These travelers used to […]

Tourism contribution to GDP rises to 12.7%

The tourism industry’s contribution to the economy reached another milestone in 2018 as it increased to 12.7% of the Philippines’ Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 0.5% higher than in 2017, according […]

Puyat welcomes ‘better’ Boracay, calls for responsible tourism

Tourism Chief Bernadette Romulo-Puyat urges visitors to respect and observe local regulations to help protect and preserve Boracay Island.    Puyat made the appeal during the much-awaited reopening of the […]