January 20, 2020

Category: Tourism

UAE Launches Search for 50-Year Brand Logo

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — NOW 48th years old, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is searching for a country brand logo it will use for its next 50 years. The UAE, a federation of seven emirates founded on December 2, 1971, is making the […]

Waze, DOT Making Metro Manila Traffic Gridlock Less Stressful

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — PARTNERSHIP is a great way to accomplish things. It’s like two brains are better than one. Perhaps, it’s exactly what Waze, the platform that brings communities together on and off the road, and the Philippines’ Department of […]

Cebu Pacific Raises Bar with 63 New Airbus Jets

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News CEBU PACIFIC AIR raised the bar of expansion with order of 63 new Airbus aircraft. Charo Logarta Lagamon, Cebu Pacific director for Corporate Communications, said acquiring new aircraft is a long-term plan of the airline. She told SDN — […]

DTI Seeks Malaysia’s ‘Recognition’ of more Filipino Halal Certifiers

(SDN) — ONLY three Philippine halal certifying bodies (HCBs) are “recognized” by Malaysia. They are the Halal International Chamber of Commerce and Industries of the Philippines (HICCIP), Halal Development Institute of the Philippines (HDIP), and the Islamic Da’wah Council of the Philippines (IDCP). “Recognition” means products certified halal by the three HCBs maybe accepted and […]

Indonesia Travel and Tourism Fair 2019 in photographs at Glorietta Mall

FOR two days, the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia staged an international Trade and Tourism Fair at the Glorietta Mall in the Central Business District of Makati City. The embassy headed by Ambassador to the Philippines Dr. Sinyo Harry Sarundajang said at the opening on Friday, March 8, the event marked the 70th diplomatic […]

Indonesia marks 70th year of Philippine ties, holds trade, tourism fair at Glorietta

GLORIETTA, Makati City (SDN) — Diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Indonesia is now 70 years old this month of March 2019. Just in case anyone forgets about it, the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia opened today, March 8, here at the Central Business District (CBD) a two-day International Trade and Tourism Festival. Showcased […]

Skyjet Airlines to fly direct to Camiguin starting in May 2019

SHOULD be more fun on Camiguin Island, Northern Mindanao. It’s fun already, but it should be soon. It’s because Skyjet Airlines, Manila’s first boutique carrier, will be flying direct to the Region 10 tourism draw starting in May this year. Imagine that for over three decades there was no direct flight to the island province […]

DOST’s Eco-Sep Technology Now Cleaning Domestic Wastewater of Siargao Island, Other Hotels, Resorts

Thus, Eco-Sep was created, thanks Dr. Merlinda Palencia who came up with the innovation from DOST-PCIEERD’s support….

PAL bolsters tourist travel to PH via daily Cebu-Nagoya flights by Mar. 31

PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) will begin operating a daily frequency between Nagoya and Cebu starting March 31, 2019, as the award-winning flag carrier escalates its bid to strengthen Japanese tourist travel to the Philippines. PR480 will depart Nagoya’s Chubu Centrair International Airport at 9:10AM every day, and arrive in Cebu by 2:30PM, while PR479 will leave […]

Foreign Tourist Arrivals in Jan.-Sept. 2018 at 5.36 M, Romulo-Puyat Says

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat reported this on Friday, November 23, at the Tourism and Hospitality Tech Summit and Expo 2018……