Tourist arrivals rise 7.7% in six months

Tourist arrivals rise 7.7% in six months
MANILA, Philippines – Tourist arrivals increased 7.7 percent in the first half of the year, the Department of Tourism reported. A total of 2,619,625 foreign visitors arrived in the Philippines as of end-June, up from the 2,433,428 arrivals in the same …
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Entertainment City and the Philippines' Great Expectations for Prosperous
Breathtaking. This is the word that best describes the so-called integrated resorts – the latest trend in both the gambling and tourism industries. Generally speaking, these are large properties that feature luxury hotel, casino, food and beverage …
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Philippines targets tourists from city, region

Philippines targets tourists from city, region
The country is looking to target travellers who generally prefer destinations like Thailand, by marketing beaches and similar locations in Philippines, said an official of the Indian agency representing the tourism department of Philippines. Road shows …
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Tourists troop back to South Korea after MERS outbreak
“Tourism arrival dropped significantly because of the MERS virus. But since the government declared Korea to be now MERS-free, it is on its way up again,” he told visiting journalists and travel agents from the Philippines and Vietnam yesterday. Sang …
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Not much fun in tourism numbers
“It is also the wrong message (every destination in the Philippines is mentioned on different buses, but there is in fact no message, just mention of various places; and good luck if you think a Londoner walking on the street will remember the words …
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Rice museum declared tourist spot
SCIENCE CITY OF MUÑOZ, Nueva Ecija, Philippines – The Department of Tourism (DOT) has declared the Rice Science Museum here as a tourist spot. With its accreditation, the rice museum is now registered in the http://visitmyphilippines.com, …
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Globe is first PH telco to offer free SIM to millions of tourists for

Globe is first PH telco to offer free SIM to millions of tourists for
Globe Telecom, through its International Business Group, has partnered with the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) of the Philippines to support the Visit the Philippines Year 2015 campaign which aims to promote the country as Asia's top tourist destination.
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8 Reasons A Trip To The Philippines Should Be In Your Future
An abundance of shoreline comes with having thousands of islands, and most of the beaches in The Philippines are relatively non-tourist-ridden. There are pink beaches, black beaches and blinding white beaches. Some are surrounded by lush green …
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Novotel Suites to rise in Manila

Novotel Suites to rise in Manila
This partnership is in line with our company's thrust to support the growth of tourism in the Philippines, to use our extensive experience in developing premium residential spaces to deliver quality hotel projects, and to strengthen our portfolio while …
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