April 1, 2020

Category: Tourism

CebuPac, Cebgo domestic & int’l flights cancelled — President Lance Gokongwei

​Media Release: For the travelers among us, here’s an announcement from Cebu Pacific Air relating to the threats from Covid-19: OVER the past several days, we have seen a rapid escalation of developments surrounding the spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). The aviation industry — including Cebu Pacific — has been significantly impacted by COVID-19. […]

LapuLapu Leisure Goes Digital with Resort & Casino Project​ 

​Media Release: TAGUIG CITY – Emerald Bay Resort and Casino is gearing up to open on time and on budget. Its developer LapuLapu Leisure, Inc. is ensuring it keeps to this goal by maximizing the efficiency of its procurement function. LapuLapu Leisure is a member of the PH Resorts Group Holdings, Inc., the gaming and […]

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….