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A tale of two worlds

New Clark City and the province of Bohol are making strides in establishing the Philippines as a preferred tourist destination, while pushing for sustainable and responsible tourism development.

More Philippine hotels brace for closures as Covid spike triggers fresh...

A surge in Covid-19 cases in metro Manila and surrounding provinces has prompted authorities to tighten travel restrictions, bringing more local hotels teetering on...

Malaysia, the Philippines clash over disputed Sabah territory

The long-standing dispute between Malaysia and the Philippines over their territorial rights to Sabah has intensified, following a recent move by the Philippines to...

Philippine tourism players call for greater clarity, coordination around Covid-19 measures

Tour operators and hoteliers in the Philippines are urging the Department of Tourism (DoT) and local government units (LGUs) to better coordinate and harmonise...

Continued lockdown dampens Philippines’ bid to revive tourism

Philippines' hopes to jumpstart domestic tourism have been set back as the government reverts Cebu City back to enhanced general quarantine (ECQ), and extends...

Philippine tourism’s halt stands as virus count continues to soar

Already 2.5 months in hiatus, Philippine tourism is still barred from reopening, although metro Manila and nearby destinations have shifted from extreme to a...

Philippines lifts travel ban on Taiwan tourists; flights resume

The temporary ban on Taiwan has been lifted by the Inter-agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases after it established that...

World demand for Asia rising

In Asia, emerging destinations like Sri Lanka and the Philippines are shining brighter on the global tourism stage as a growing demand for experiential...

Pride, not prejudice: Why the travel sector should be an...

The travel industry should stand up for equality and promote LGBTQ rights and acceptance, championing for openness, inclusivity and diversity – the very values travel is supposed to embody

From Asia, with pride

As the LGBTQ movement gains momentum in Asia, the tourism sector is realising the financial and social sense in standing up for this increasingly visible segment. By Xinyi Liang-Pholsena

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