Subic Bay named top sports tourism destination

PSTA chairman Charles Lim handing the award to SBMA chairman and administrator Wilma Eisma. SUBIC BAY, Central Luzon’s top tourist destination, added a feather in its cap with the recent awarding of the “Destination of the Year” by the Philippine Sports Tourism Awards...

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Media Release: PDOT bids hosting of UNWTO confab in 2021

MEDIA RELEASE 10 June 2019 CONTACT: CZARINA ZARA-LOYOLA Director Public Affairs and Advocacy 459-5200 loc 323 PDOT bids hosting of UNWTO confab in 2021 Bhutan - The Joint Meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)...

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The Philippines Reintroduces Itself to the British MICE Market at The Meetings Show

Under the able leadership of Philippine Department of Tourism (PDOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat through the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines, the country’s revitalized brand, It’s More Fun in the Philippines, will debut at one of the UK’s premier Meetings, Incentive Travel, Conventions and Exhibitions Events (MICE) exhibitions in 2019.

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Tourism arrivals, investments drive growth in hotel rooms

Catherine Talavera (The Philippine Star) - June 19, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The continued growth of tourist arrivals and the extension of incentives for tourism ecozones have been driving more investments in the country as bulk of new hotel rooms is in...

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The PATA Summit 2019

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (Pata) Annual Summit was held in Radisson Blu Cebu with about 500 tourism professionals in attendance. Roberto “Bob” Zozobrado, led the convention with prominent private and government tourism leaders.

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British Firms Eye Construction, Tourism

BRITISH companies are looking to participate in the country’s Build, Build, Build program.British Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce identified the construction and tourism sectors as the top industries that have caught their interest, following the involvement of British companies in the completion of Terminal 2 (T2) of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA).

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