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25th January 2020

Department of Tourism

Eastern Visayas tourism grew in 2014 despite Typhoon Yolanda

Calamities typically bring down tourist arrivals in affected destinations, but not in Eastern Visayas. More than a year after Typhoon Yolanda’s onslaught, the region registered a significant rise in tourist […]

Big growth seen in Philippines’ major tourist markets, except China

Trends seen last year continued on in the first month of Visit the Philippines Year — inbound tourism earnings outpacing arrivals in terms of growth, a declining Chinese market, and […]

Manila to host largest Asia-Pacific air route development forum in 2016

Manila next year will host the largest route development forum in Asia-Pacific that is expected to increase air services and consequently, visitor arrivals to the country in the long run. […]

Albay chief cited for tourism governance

Governor Joey Salceda of Albay on Thursday night brought home a trophy and a PHP1-million worth of grant for tourism projects from the Department of Tourism, which recognized his government’s […]