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Premier Destinations wins Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at World Travel Awards
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Premier Destinations wins Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at World Travel Awards

editor editor- June 11, 2019

Premier Maldives part of the Premier Destinations brand won Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at the World Travel Awards 2019 ... Read More

Direct Shenzhen-Manila flights from Philippines low-cost airline
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Direct Shenzhen-Manila flights from Philippines low-cost airline

editor editor- June 11, 2019

Low-cost Philippines airline, Cebu Pacific, will commence direct flights between Shenzen in China and Manila. The new route is in ... Read More

PATA announces Board Members, Industry Council and Government Committee from India
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PATA announces Board Members, Industry Council and Government Committee from India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 28, 2019

At the recently-concluded PATA Annual Summit & Board Meeting held at Cebu, Philippines, Tourism Secretary Government of India, Mr. Yogendra ... Read More

PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility
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PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The PATA Annual Summit 2019 (PAS 2019), under the theme ‘Progress with a Purpose’, opened in Cebu, Philippines on May ... Read More

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders
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PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

The PATA Youth Symposium, hosted by the Department of Tourism, Philippines, took place on the first day of the PATA ... Read More

Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board
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Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019

Strong recognition for the Solomon Islands on the international tourism stage and huge kudos for Tourism Solomons with CEO, Josefa ... Read More

Wyndham Garden enters Philippines with first hotel in Quezon City
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Wyndham Garden enters Philippines with first hotel in Quezon City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchising company with approximately 9,200 properties worldwide, is bringing a fresh approach ... Read More

PATA launches report exploring the current state of food waste in Asia Pacific tourism and hospitality
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PATA launches report exploring the current state of food waste in Asia Pacific tourism and hospitality

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce the release of a food waste report titled, “BUFFET: Building an ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau Director Flori-Anne dela Cruz named 2019 PATA Face of the Future
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Guam Visitors Bureau Director Flori-Anne dela Cruz named 2019 PATA Face of the Future

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

Flori-Anne dela Cruz, the youth representative to the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) Board of Directors, is today named as the ... Read More

Thailand hospitality company ready to open 2 hotels in the Philippines
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Thailand hospitality company ready to open 2 hotels in the Philippines

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Dusit International of Thailand is set to expand its presence in the Philippines this month with two hotels opening over ... Read More

Airbnb co-founder headed to Phillippines for travel summit
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Airbnb co-founder headed to Phillippines for travel summit

editor editor- March 27, 2019

“We are excited to be welcoming Mr. Nathan Blecharczyk to the PATA Annual Summit 2019. It is nearly impossible to ... Read More

Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 
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Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The Philippines air carrier, Cebu Pacific, will begin regular flights between Shanghai and Cebu starting April 15, 2019 as it ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion
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European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany ... Read More

Philippines targets 8.2 million tourists in 2019
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Philippines targets 8.2 million tourists in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

The Philippines welcomed 7,127,168 foreign visitors in 2018, and the Philippine Department of Tourism saying it is aiming for 8.2 ... Read More

Airbus opens 2019 with 39 aircraft deliveries for 27 customers
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Airbus opens 2019 with 39 aircraft deliveries for 27 customers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Airbus opened its 2019 activity with 39 aircraft deliveries for 27 customers during January, raising the overall total of jetliners ... Read More

ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations
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ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 18, 2019

The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019 is currently taking place in Ha Long City, in the northern province of Quảng Ninh ... Read More

Dusit International to operate Myanmar’s first ASAI-branded hotel in Yangon
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Dusit International to operate Myanmar’s first ASAI-branded hotel in Yangon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019

Thailand's hotel and property development company, Dusit International, has signed a hotel management agreement with Rich Mandalay Group of Co.,Ltd. ... Read More

Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam
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Raped by tourists: Children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2018

Tourists rape children in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam; it's a ... Read More

Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II
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Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 28, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) concluded a two-week series of commemoration to honor the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of ... Read More

Cebu Pacific breaks 10 million mark in passenger volume
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Cebu Pacific breaks 10 million mark in passenger volume

editor editor- July 28, 2016

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines' carrier, Cebu Pacific, flew over 10 million passengers from January to June this year, an ... Read More

Filipino tourist arrivals in Guam up 125%
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Filipino tourist arrivals in Guam up 125%

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 6, 2016

The only low-cost carrier operating between the Philippines and Guam, Cebu Pacific, is encouraged by recent statistics from the Guam ... Read More

Cebu Pacific approved for UAE, Russia and Taiwan flights
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Cebu Pacific approved for UAE, Russia and Taiwan flights

editor editor- December 23, 2015

The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB), in a recently concluded board meeting, granted additional entitlements to Cebu Pacific for international routes ... Read More

Life goes on in earthquake-stricken Bohol
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Life goes on in earthquake-stricken Bohol

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 28, 2013

Bohol is world famous for being the residence of one of the Philippines’ most popular tourist attractions-the Chocolate Hills, a ... Read More

Cebu – not just a pretty face
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Cebu – not just a pretty face

editor editor- February 14, 2012

Cebu City in the Philippines is not just a pretty face… It is a major hub for business and conventions, ... Read More

Find your island paradise in Bohol
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Find your island paradise in Bohol

editor editor- August 4, 2011

My wife, Liza, and I visited Bohol after a few days at the much more famous Philippine beach resort of ... Read More

First Radisson Blu Hotel in Asia Pacific opens September 29
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First Radisson Blu Hotel in Asia Pacific opens September 29

editor editor- September 24, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS and SINGAPORE - Carlson, a privately held, global hospitality and travel company, and SM Hotels and Conventions Corporation, a ... Read More

Japanese tourist dies while diving in Cebu
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Japanese tourist dies while diving in Cebu

editor editor- June 28, 2009

MANILA - A female Japanese national was killed after being hit by the propeller of a motor boat while scuba-diving ... Read More

Cebu now RP’s top tourist destination
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Cebu now RP’s top tourist destination

editor editor- May 11, 2009

ILOILO CITY, Iloilo—Cebu has become the country’s top tourist destination based on tourist arrivals, according to the Department of Tourism. Read More

Tourist vehicle operators advised to keep cars tidy
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Tourist vehicle operators advised to keep cars tidy

editor editor- November 13, 2008

The Department of Tourism (DOT-7) regional office here is gearing towards perfecting Cebu's tourism advantage by calling on operators and ... Read More

Crisis not felt by local travel industry in Cebu
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Crisis not felt by local travel industry in Cebu

editor editor- November 5, 2008

Despite the palpable impact of the global credit crisis to some sectors, the inbound segment of Cebu’s local, travel industry ... Read More

Reacting to the financial crisis while ensuring sustainability – Cebu Resolution 2008
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Reacting to the financial crisis while ensuring sustainability – Cebu Resolution 2008

editor editor- October 25, 2008

CEBU, Philippines/Madrid -­ The Sixth International Tourism Forum for Parliamentarians and Local Authorities (Cebu, Philippines, October 22-24, 2008) brought together ... Read More

Philippine airline Cebu says IPO off, will take out loans
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Philippine airline Cebu says IPO off, will take out loans

editor editor- July 31, 2008

MANILA - Cebu Pacific, the Philippines' second-biggest airline, shelved plans for an IPO and will meet its financing requirements through ... Read More