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Travel Trade

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

New WTTC campaign shows the importance of travel to people and businesses around the world

A global call for governments to restart international travel A new campaign has today been launched by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) in London, United Kingdom, calling on […]

DOT looks at utilizing  IATA Travel Pass

The DOT is in talks with IATA and industry representatives in exploring the use of an app that will assist future airline passengers in facilitating safe and convenient travel. The […]

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 […]

DOT assists Bohol in big comeback

DOT Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat showed her continued support for Bohol’s tourism efforts by gracing a virtual forum of its tourism stakeholders recently. The event was led by Bohol Governor Arthur […]

DOT reinforces food tourism campaign with 2021 Kain Na!

In a bid to spur its food tourism campaign, the Department of Tourism (DOT) has launched today the latest edition of “Kain Na!” (Let’s Eat!) at the Ayala MarQuee Mall […]

Gov’t extends payment terms of tourism business loans

The government has extended to two years the grace period for repayment of the business loans to distressed tourism enterprises under Bayanihan 2 Act, the government’s pandemic recovery program. The […]

New WTTC campaign shows the importance of travel to people and businesses around the world

A global call for governments to restart international travel A new campaign has today been launched by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) in London, United Kingdom, calling on […]