Thefts shame Manila airport

MANILA, 22 January 2018: Manila airport fired a major contractor and announced a raft of new security measures at the weekend after a spate of baggage thefts at the main Philippine gateway once derided as the world's worst airport. President...

Tourists flock to view volcano

LEGAZPI, Philippines, 17 January 2018: Spectacular lava "fireworks" shooting from its crater are drawing tourists to the Philippines' most active volcano, authorities said Tuesday as scientists warned of a potential dangerous eruption within days. Lava spurting from Mayon volcano lit...
BANGKOK, 22 December 2017: Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has signed a management contract for a new property in Manila, due to open in 2021. Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Quezon City will feature 350 rooms and 250 residences. All 600 units...

Ferry capsizes in Philippines

MANILA, 22 December 2017: Rescuers were scrambling to save scores of people after a ferry capsized, Thursday, in stormy weather off the Philippines, with local television networks reporting at least four people were already dead. Around 100 passengers were plucked...
SINGAPORE, 19 December 2018: Cebu Pacific  is investing over PHP60 million per year (approximately USD1.2 million) over the next five years to implement digital platforms designed to make airport operations more efficient. It starts with a software system that verifies passengers'...
SINGAPORE, 15 December 2017: Philippines' Cebu Pacific Air expands its payment channels to enable customers to pay for their flight bookings even if they do not have credit cards. CEB has partnered with PayRemit, a payment gateway owned by the...
SINGAPORE, 7 December 2017: Jetstar Asia has launched  direct services from Singapore to Clark International Airport, in the Philippines, late last week. The new  service uses an Airbus A320 with departures from Singapore Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, with a flight...
MANILA, 10 November 201:  While the majority of travellers head for the same tried and tested locations, and getting away means sharing a hotspot with thousands of other tourists, there is a growing trend for Filipino travellers to get...
SINGAPORE, 18 October 2017: To mark this year’s celebrations of the 50th Anniversary of the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Cebu Pacific Air launched a five-day seat sale that closes midnight 20 October. The sale offers all-inclusive fares...
MANILA, 12 October, 2017: Travel statistics have hinted at it for years – Filipinos are not prolific leisure travellers. Now the latest Agoda.com’s research suggests they much prefer to explore their own country than travel overseas. It’s the wealth of scenic getaways...