Iloilo airport flights, passenger arrivals rise — DOT

July 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iloilo airport flights, passenger arrivals rise — DOT 

ILOILO CITY, July 27 — The Iloilo Airport is proving to be a primary driver of the burgeoning Iloilo economy, and arguably has become one of the country’s best performing airports as testified by hard figures dished out by the Department of Tourism in Region 6 (DOT-6).

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Boracay losing P165M from China travel ban

September 17, 2014 by · Comments Off on Boracay losing P165M from China travel ban 

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 16 — The renowned tourist island of Boracay in Aklan is reportedly losing around P165 million from booking cancellations by more or less 7,000 Chinese nationals almost three days after China issued a travel ban advisory to the Philippines following the abduction of a Chinese teenager who worked in a family-run store in Zamboanga.

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DOT conducts accommodation capacity survey

September 11, 2014 by · Comments Off on DOT conducts accommodation capacity survey 

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 10 –- The Department of Tourism (DOT) is conducting an accommodation capacity survey to determine the number of rooms available for tourists in Western Visayas.

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