Expect influx of Israeli tourists in PHL

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Expect influx of Israeli tourists in PHL 

MANILA, Oct. 4 — The Department of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday reported that more than 40 Israeli travel agencies participated in a seminar on Philippine tourism organized by the Philippine Embassy in Tel Aviv to promote the Philippines as a new adventure destination for Israeli tourists.

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More Fun in the PHL campaign has failed to attract more tourists, says study

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on More Fun in the PHL campaign has failed to attract more tourists, says study 

By Josephine Grace Aguilo

MANILA, Oct. 4 (PNA) — Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo disclosed Tuesday that her department will launch its brand new slogan during the Miss Universe coronation night on Jan. 30, replacing the “It’s More Fun in the Philippines” campaign which she said has failed to attract more tourists to the country.

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PMC says commitment to PHL security made them PHIBLEX supporters

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on PMC says commitment to PHL security made them PHIBLEX supporters 

MANILA, Oct. 5 — Philippine Marine Corps (PMC) commandant Major Gen. Andre Costales said the commitment to provide better security to the country has made them active partners to the ongoing Philippine Amphibious Landing Exercise (PHIBLEX) which formally started Tuesday.

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President Duterte apologizes anew to Jewish community in PHL for ‘Hitler’ remark

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on President Duterte apologizes anew to Jewish community in PHL for ‘Hitler’ remark 

By Jelly F. Musico

PHL hosting of 2016 Miss U pageant pushes through amid cancellation rumors

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on PHL hosting of 2016 Miss U pageant pushes through amid cancellation rumors 

MANILA, Oct. 4 — The Philippines will definitely host the 2016 Miss Universe pageant, Department of Tourism Undersecretary Katherine de Castro assured on Tuesday.

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(News Feature) Luxury travel key to ease overcrowding in top PHL destinations

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on (News Feature) Luxury travel key to ease overcrowding in top PHL destinations 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, June 14 (PNA) — A travel group is looking at easing overcrowding in the Philippines’ top destinations by developing luxury travel and tourism to prevent damages that could pose risks to the quality of tourism as well as the environment.

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PHL stocks regain 7,600 level

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on PHL stocks regain 7,600 level 

MANILA, June 17 — The local stock barometer regained the 7,600-level on Friday as investors took their cue from Wall Street’s rally after the United States Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged.

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PHL stocks regain 7,600 level

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on PHL stocks regain 7,600 level 

MANILA, June 17 — The local stock barometer regained the 7,600-level on Friday as investors took their cue from Wall Street’s rally after the United States Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged.

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President Aquino offers assistance to Duterte; asks Filipinos to help address PHL problems

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By Leslie D. Venzon

PHL stocks sustain post-election rally near 7,400-mark

May 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on PHL stocks sustain post-election rally near 7,400-mark 

By Leslie D. Venzon

MANILA, May 11 (PNA) — Local share prices rallied strongly for a second straight day near 7,400-mark on Wednesday, spurred by euphoria over the peaceful conduct and outcome of this week’s elections.

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