MANILA, 14 January 2020: The Philippine Travel Agencies Association will host the 5th International Travel Trade, Expo 2 to 4 February, a B2B event held at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia in Pasay City.

Manila on volcano alert

MANILA, 14 January 2020: Columns of ash and lava erupting from Taal volcano, a popular tourist attraction 60 km south of Manila, forced airlines to cancel flights to the capital's airport on Monday. It...

Cebu Pacific joins IATA

SINGAPORE, 20 December 2019: Cebu Pacific has joined the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), the trade association for the global airline industry. CEB is IATA’s largest member among Philippine carriers, comprising 44% of total...
BANGKOK, 13 December 2019: Dusit International has officially rebranded the Beach Club at Lubi Plantation Island the 'Dusit Thani Lubi Plantation Resort'. It signed a management contract on the resort earlier this year and...
MANILA, 11 December 2019:  Tourist arrivals to the Philippines tipped the 6.8 million mark for the 10 months of the year, January to October, the country’s Department of Tourism reported on Monday. The headcount at immigration checkpoints...
MANILA, 28 November 2019: Boracay wins when you count visitors but Carabao Island just a 30-minute boat ride away is fast building a reputation as the next up-and-coming beach destination in the Philippines. The entire island...
BANGKOK, 27 November 2019: Dusit International has signed a management agreement with International Builders Corporation to manage a Dusit Princess Boracay hotel on the west coast of Boracay Island in the Philippines. Slated to open in...
MANILA, 22 November 2019:  The Philippines is asking for financial assistance from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to fund rehabilitation efforts in El Nido, and Coron in Palawan, a high ranking official of the Department of Tourism (DOT) told the Philippines...
MANILA, 14 November 2019:  The Philippine welcomed 6.1 million tourists for the nine months January to September, the Department of Tourism (DOT) reported earlier this week. According to the latest data released by the DOT, tourist arrivals...
MANILA, 1 November 2019:  Boracay Island won the prestigious Japan Tourism Awards last week in recognition of the Philippines' efforts to clean up the island. The Philippines’ Department of Tourism received the award...