DOT eyes 200K Singaporean tourists by yearend

July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOT eyes 200K Singaporean tourists by yearend 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, July 2 (PNA) — The Department of Tourism (DOT) is eyeing a more diversified tourism market in Singapore following various upgrades on tourism products and services, especially in the airline sector.

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Singapore Airlines VIP lounge dining area with Filipino art pieces

July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Singapore Airlines VIP lounge dining area with Filipino art pieces 

150702184503The dining room of Singapore Airlines’ VIP lounge, SilverKris Lounge, is adorned with art pieces by Filipino artist, Impy Pilapil. These art pieces are specially commissioned by Singapore Airlines to add ìFilipino glamorî to the lounge. (PNA photo courtesy of Singapore Airlines)
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Singapore Airlines’ VIP Lounge Foyer

July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Singapore Airlines’ VIP Lounge Foyer 

150702160648A signature batik design screen sets the welcome foyer of SilverKris Lounge, the VIP lounge of Singapore Airlines, apart from other VIP lounges. The transparent pattern offers a hint of what lies beyond the 450-square-meter lounge that seats approximately 117 people. (PNA photo courtesy of Singapore Airlines)
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Australian flag carrier Qantas named world's safest airline

January 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Australian flag carrier Qantas named world's safest airline 

CANBERRA, Jan. 7 — Australian flag carrier Qantas has been named the world's safest airline in a report published by AirlineRatings.com on Wednesday.

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(Roundup) Singapore stocks end up 0.5% amid collapsing oil prices

January 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Roundup) Singapore stocks end up 0.5% amid collapsing oil prices 

SINGAPORE, Jan. 7 — Singapore shares closed 0.5 percent higher on Wednesday as investors bargain-hunt shares amid collapsing oil prices.

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(Roundup) Singapore stocks end down 1.39% over oil price slump, uncertainty in euro-zone

January 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Roundup) Singapore stocks end down 1.39% over oil price slump, uncertainty in euro-zone 

SINGAPORE, Jan. 6 — Singapore shares closed 0.05 percent lower on Tuesday, weighed by sliding oil prices and political uncertainty in Greece.

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Roundup: Singapore stocks end up 0.42 pct

December 30, 2014 by · Comments Off on Roundup: Singapore stocks end up 0.42 pct 

SINGAPORE, Dec. 29 — Singapore shares closed 0.42 percent higher on Monday, buoyed by rise in Wall Street and announcement from People's Bank of China last week.

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Accord clears way for possible direct flights between New Zealand, Philippines

November 12, 2014 by · Comments Off on Accord clears way for possible direct flights between New Zealand, Philippines 

WELLINGTON, Nov. 12 — Direct flights between New Zealand and the Philippines might become possible under an air services agreement signed by the two countries Wednesday, said New Zealand Transport Minister Simon Bridges.

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