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2nd April 2020

Department of Tourism

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 […]

Bong Bengzon named DOT undersecretary for tourism development

Assistant Secretary for International Tourism Promotions Benito “Bong” C. Bengzon, Jr. has been sworn in as the new undersecretary for tourism development of the Department of Tourism, replacing former Undersecretary […]

Philippines joins Asia Cruise Fund to boost region’s cruise tourism

The Philippines will become an official member of Asia Cruise Fund beginning in April 2015. Signing an agreement with the two founding members Hong Kong Tourism Board and Taiwan Tourism […]

Building the Philippine homestay industry

Organizers of the upcoming 1st Homestays of the World Summit believe that the one key factor missing in the homestay industry in the Philippines is marketing. When this is pulled […]