Philippines may top 5 million tourist mark in 2015

Philippines may top 5 million tourist mark in 2015
The Philippine Department of Tourism's stand at ATM. Fun in the Philippines is getting even more fun. And as far as the Southeast Asian nation's Department of Tourism is concerned, this will help its goal of finally breaching the five-million tourist …
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Philippines' tourism competitiveness rises on good pricing, more access roads
MANILA – The upgrading of airports – the first window to the country for new arrivals – and good roads leading to tourist destinations are touted among the factors that led to a rise in the Philippines' rank in the World Economic Forum's (WEF) Travel …
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Travel group sees additional P7-B tourism revenues
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines can book over P7 billion in revenues and attract 100,000 luxury tourists by 2018 as it kicks off a series of high-end business-to-business tourism events next week, a group of the biggest travel agencies in the …
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Former leper colony eyes piece of Philippine tourism market
MANILA: A giant boulder replica of the Philippine Health Service's eagle crest in the hills is the unmistakable sign that you are approaching Culion Island. The turquoise waters and pristine coastline make it an ideal getaway destination. However, not …
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Philippines plans tours to disputed Spratly islands

Philippines plans tours to disputed Spratly islands
The Philippines will develop a disputed island it claims in the South China Sea as a tourist destination, the military chief has said. Gen Gregorio Catapang made the announcement on a trip to Pagasa, one of the nine islands claimed by Manila in the …
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