CHIANG MAI, 22 January 2018: Philippines’s Department of Tourism officials confirmed the country attracted 6.8 million tourists in 2017, up 15% on the 2016 performance. A delegation of tourism officials and private sector executives is attending the ASEAN Tourism Forum...
MANILA, 17 June 2020: AirAsia’s is resuming more commercial flights to restore its domestic network in the Philippines. The resumption of services begins with key domestic routes and will gradually increase to include international destinations over...
MANILA, 12 October 2020: The Philippines dominates Asia’s top-ranked island destinations according to the Top 10 of the Condé Nast Traveler's (CNT) 2020 Readers' Choice Awards. Cebu and the Visayan islands ranked top of the Islands...
MANILA 5 July 2021: Travellers and tourism businesses in high-risk areas near the restive Taal Volcano are advised to evacuate as authorities placed the volcano under Alert Level three due to "magmatic unrest" at its main crater.
MANILA,18 August 2021: The Tourism Promotions Board confirmed this week it is going ahead with plans to host the Philippine Travel Exchange (PHITEX) from 19 to 23 September 2021, at a venue in Subic Bay.
MANILA, 30 March 2021: Philippine Airlines confirmed this week it would continue to suspend international flights to and from its home base Manila Airport to several countries. It follows the Covid-19 ruling that limits...
MANILA, 20 October 2020: Travel agencies, tour operators, and reservation services are allowed to operate in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) effective last weekend. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) issued Memorandum...
MANILA, 27 May 2020: Philippine Airlines is planning to resume some regional flights during June as it phases in international services. In ASEAN, PAL is one the first national airlines to announce it is resuming...
MANILA, 16 November 2020: Very few in-person travel events saw the light of day this year as the Covid-19 pandemic stalled trade shows around the world, but the Philippine Tour Operators Association has confirmed its annual show...
MANILA, 9 December 2020: A Covid-19 immunity passport is essential to ensure international travel can resume according to Cebu Pacific's president and chief executive officer, Lance Gokongwei. The Philippines News Agency reported that during a...