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7th July 2020

Department of Tourism

First Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta held in CALABARZON

It was up, up and away for the first Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (PIHABF) held at the San Lazaro Leisure Park in Carmona, Cavite this morning, March 6, […]

DOT faces the Covid-19 conundrum

By Buddy Recio With the China travel ban in place and a looming South Korea travel ban to be determined within 48 hours, the Philippines Department of Tourism Secretary Berna […]

2019 tourist arrivals exceed target with 8.26 M visitors

The year 2019 is deemed celebratory for Philippine tourism as international visitors numbering 8.26 million, exceeded the 8.2 million annual target set in the National Tourism Development Plan (NTDP) for […]

President Duterte backs DOT’s domestic tourism thrust

President Rodrigo Duterte recently met with DOT Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat , DOT executives, and travel and tourism leaders to hear updates on the implications of the Novel Corona Virus or […]