July 24, 2019

Category: Tourism

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……

DOT’s Romulo-Puyat at Enderun Tourism, Hospitality Tech Summit

ENDERUN Colleges and Enderun Extension organized on November 23-24 the Tourism and Hospitality Tech Summit & Expo in….

IR4.0 in ‘Inflection Point’ with Speed of Change Faster; Customer still King

Colin Christie, director of Digital Transformation for Enderun Colleges in Metro Manila, told SDN — Scitech and Digital News in an interview on November 23, that people should not be confused about the 4th Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) and the technology and innovation it brings…..

​NPC Calls for Data Privacy Compliance in Travel & Tourism Sector at DPO20

At the 20th Data Protection Officers (DPO20) Assembly, Privacy Commissioner and NPC Chairman Raymund Enriquez Liboro encouraged tourism service providers to comply
with the provisions of the Data Privacy Act (DPA)….