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The Chattanoogan
Meigs County Gets $20,000 Tourism Enhancement GrantTourism Enhancement Grant. The grant is part of $1 million appropriated by the
Meigs County Gets $20,000 Tourism Enhancement Grant
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 hours ago
Tourism Enhancement Grant. The grant is part of $1 million appropriated by the Tennessee Legislature allowing the State Department of Tourism and Department of Economic and Community Development to work together to promote economic development... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Tourism Department Launches New Mexico True Cougar Camarrived at their new home in the Wildlife West on May 3. Cabinet Secretary for
Tourism Department Launches New Mexico True Cougar Cam
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
arrived at their new home in the Wildlife West on May 3. Cabinet Secretary for Tourism Rebecca Latham said the New Mexico Department of Tourism was very excited to learn about the two cougars and immediately started working on a Cougar... Read more
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Sun Star
StoBoSa enlisted as a new attractionhouse murals, which were officially unveiled last month, are part of the Revita
StoBoSa enlisted as a new attraction
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
house murals, which were officially unveiled last month, are part of the Revitalize Bloom (RevBloom) project introduced by Department of Tourism, in collaboration with Davies Paints, the Provincial Government of Benguet, Chanum Foundation and... Read more
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Surfers Village
ASC to host inaugural Hello Pacitan contest in East Java2016 has been created to promote Indonesia’s tourism and specifically the Pacit
ASC to host inaugural Hello Pacitan contest in East Java
Surfers Village / Posted 2 days ago
2016 has been created to promote Indonesia’s tourism and specifically the Pacitan area, and is supported by the Pacitan Department of Tourism in cooperation with PT Vidya Ciptapradana, in collaboration with event organizers Red Eye Movement and... Read more
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Sun Star
Next step for tourismHEADS of the regional offices of the Department of Tourism (DOT) are scheduled
Next step for tourism
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
HEADS of the regional offices of the Department of Tourism (DOT) are scheduled to meet next week to discuss the mid-term accomplishment of the tourism sector and the actions succeeding the National Tourism Development Plan (NTDP). NTDP is the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Desbo Mohono Visits JB Marks' Grave During Mandela Dayvolunteerism and good old philanthropy towards those that are less fortunate in
MEC Desbo Mohono Visits JB Marks' Grave During Mandela Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
volunteerism and good old philanthropy towards those that are less fortunate in any manner. This year the Provincial Department of Tourism and the National Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs spend their time in the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Electric Car Maker Tesla Plans to Build Compact SUVnot going to shoot me." Campaign to Drive Tourism to Rural NevadaCampaign to D
Electric Car Maker Tesla Plans to Build Compact SUV
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
not going to shoot me." Campaign to Drive Tourism to Rural NevadaCampaign to Drive Tourism to Rural Nevada The Nevada Department of Tourism has awarded nearly $900,000 in grants to various rural communities so they can make some improvements... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Roger Ailes is Out as CEO at Fox Newsnot going to shoot me." Campaign to Drive Tourism to Rural NevadaCampaign to D
Roger Ailes is Out as CEO at Fox News
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
not going to shoot me." Campaign to Drive Tourism to Rural NevadaCampaign to Drive Tourism to Rural Nevada The Nevada Department of Tourism has awarded nearly $900,000 in grants to various rural communities so they can make some improvements... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Campaign to Drive Tourism to Rural Nevadatheir cowboy hats into the ring in the hopes of driving up visitors. And now,
Campaign to Drive Tourism to Rural Nevada
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
their cowboy hats into the ring in the hopes of driving up visitors. And now, they're getting a little help. The Nevada Department of Tourism has awarded nearly $900,000 in grants to various rural communities so they can make some improvements... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiafire her speech-writer at once. I'm sure she will never hear the end of this al
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
fire her speech-writer at once. I'm sure she will never hear the end of this all throughout the campaign. Meanwhile, the Department of Tourism is said to be upbeat about Chinese arrivals in the country. Oho? Can we be sure that their purposes are... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NOW Tour registration has new deadlinethe NOW Tour, visit the website www.justgoph.com.) The NOW tour is organized b
NOW Tour registration has new deadline
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
the NOW Tour, visit the website www.justgoph.com.) The NOW tour is organized by The Travel Outlet, with the support of the Department of Tourism, the US-Philippines Society and the Philippine Embassy and Consulates General in the US. Disclaimer:... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
COA asks Aquino admin to liquidate P2.5-B APEC fundP199,090; Department of Interior and Local Government, P1,669,606,536.85; DILG-
COA asks Aquino admin to liquidate P2.5-B APEC fund
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
P199,090; Department of Interior and Local Government, P1,669,606,536.85; DILG-Philippine National Police, P2,901,610.41; Department of Tourism, P246,731,640.00; Department of Trade and Industry, P98,292,600; Departmetnt of Transportation and... Read more
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Sun Star
Highest growth in Chinese visitorspercent in the first four months of the year, according to the latest available
Highest growth in Chinese visitors
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
percent in the first four months of the year, according to the latest available and partial tourism arrival record of the Department of Tourism (DOT) 7. Region 7, composed of Cebu, Bohol, Negros Oriental and Siquijor, welcomed a total of 65,337... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Shawano Lake tops attractions in tourism surveyreport was put together by the Shawano Country Chamber of Commerce and Tourism
Shawano Lake tops attractions in tourism survey
The Shawano Leader / Posted 3 days ago
report was put together by the Shawano Country Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Council with the help of the state Department of Tourism. In addition to Shawano Lake, other top area assets cited by visitors included the Wolf River,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa - Event Greening Forum Conferencethe effects of climate change and the greening of the tourism sector remains a
Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa - Event Greening Forum Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the effects of climate change and the greening of the tourism sector remains a strategic focus area of the National Department of Tourism and is also a key component of the Responsible Tourism programme. To this effect, the National... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
COA demands liquidation of P2.5B from Malacanang for APEC hostingP199,090; Department of Interior and Local Government, P1,669,606,536.85; DILG-
COA demands liquidation of P2.5B from Malacanang for APEC hosting
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
P199,090; Department of Interior and Local Government, P1,669,606,536.85; DILG-Philippine National Police, P2,901,610.41; Department of Tourism, P246,731,640.00; Department of Trade and Industry, P98,292,600; Department of Transportation and... Read more
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Rappler
DOT proposes Davao to host Miss Earth 2016– reportMISS EARTH IN DAVAO? Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo has met with Mis
DOT proposes Davao to host Miss Earth 2016– report
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
MISS EARTH IN DAVAO? Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo has met with Miss Earth representatives to propose holding the pageant in Davao. File photo shows the crowning moment during the 2015 pageant. Rappler screengrab. MANILA, Philippines –... Read more
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Sun Star
Tourism policy directions for MindanaoDEPARTMENT of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Wanda Teo met with some stakeholders last
Tourism policy directions for Mindanao
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
DEPARTMENT of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Wanda Teo met with some stakeholders last weekend in Davao City, for a brief and casual lunch to touch base with the tourism partners. This is part of the series of consultations with the private sector. Sharing... Read more
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Sun Star
Mindanao Tourism Agenda pushed in next 6 yearsTHE Department of Tourism is pushing for drafting of A Mindanao Tourism Agenda
Mindanao Tourism Agenda pushed in next 6 years
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
THE Department of Tourism is pushing for drafting of A Mindanao Tourism Agenda that will set policy directions to further boost the industry, touted as a major economic driver fir the island in the next six years. "For Mindanao, we will put forward... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t budget utilization rises to 95.7% in H1the period. Both Commission on Elections and the Office of the Ombudsman had a
Gov’t budget utilization rises to 95.7% in H1
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
the period. Both Commission on Elections and the Office of the Ombudsman had a 100 percent utilization rate, while the Department of Tourism only managed to spent 73 percent of its budget released during the period. Utilization of the... Read more
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Spot.ph
Pia Wurtzbach meets with Duterte about Miss Universe in PH + more things you might have missed todayPia Wurtzbach stopped by the Palace today, July 19, in the hopes that the Phili
Pia Wurtzbach meets with Duterte about Miss Universe in PH + more things you might have missed today
Spot.ph / Posted 5 days ago
Pia Wurtzbach stopped by the Palace today, July 19, in the hopes that the Philippines will host this year's pageant. Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo said that the president has "has already approved the plan in principle." So far,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Zambo participation in ITF 2016, a successthe invited dignitaries and notable personalities in the Tourism Industry such
Zambo participation in ITF 2016, a success
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
the invited dignitaries and notable personalities in the Tourism Industry such the newly-appointed Secretary of the Department of Tourism and a proud Mindanaoan, Ms. Wanda Corazon Teo. Secretary Teo expressed positive affirmations about the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Live webcast to highlight Ironman 70.3 As-Pacpresenting sponsor, Globe Telecom as official wireless and broadband services p
Live webcast to highlight Ironman 70.3 As-Pac
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
presenting sponsor, Globe Telecom as official wireless and broadband services partner, Philippine Airlines, Summit Water, Department of Tourism, Tourism Promotions Board, 2Go Express as official courier and logistics partner, Asics, Gatorade,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A new green revolution called farm tourismTourism Conference, which was held at the Summit Ridge Hotel in Tagaytay City.
A new green revolution called farm tourism
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Tourism Conference, which was held at the Summit Ridge Hotel in Tagaytay City. I learned of this conference from former Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Mina Gabor who invited me to join this new phenomenon called Farm Tourism. I’m not... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pump it up (three ways more)SEI has partnered with a long list of sponsors, including Cobra Energy Drink, F
Pump it up (three ways more)
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
SEI has partnered with a long list of sponsors, including Cobra Energy Drink, Ford, Globe, Philippine Airlines, and the Department of Tourism, to ensure the success of its first collaboration with Ironman. “Honestly, we could have probably... Read more
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Rappler
Pia Wurtzbach meets with Duterte on Miss Universe planson Instagram, which included Pia taking a selfie with the President. Prior to
Pia Wurtzbach meets with Duterte on Miss Universe plans
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
on Instagram, which included Pia taking a selfie with the President. Prior to her meeting with Duterte, Pia met with Department of Tourism secretary Wanda Teo. Photo courtesy of the Department of Tourism Photo courtesy of the Department of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
#QueenPAndDu30 to meet in Malacanangmeeting with Duterte. Of course, she also had on her sash and crown. Prior the
#QueenPAndDu30 to meet in Malacanang
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
meeting with Duterte. Of course, she also had on her sash and crown. Prior the meeting at the palace, Pia dropped by the Department of Tourism for a talk with Secretary Wanda Corazon Tulfo Teo . Pia had long kept her hopes up as she expressed on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Why are we not tapping the economic potential of the Hispanic world?250 years of the great trans-pacific Manila Galleon trade from 1563 to 1813. I
Why are we not tapping the economic potential of the Hispanic world?
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
250 years of the great trans-pacific Manila Galleon trade from 1563 to 1813. I urge the Duterte government, especially the Department of Tourism (DOT), to promote Baler, not only for its world-class surfing and natural resources or because it’s the... Read more
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Rappler
Office of the President expenses surge in 2015 due to APECThe Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) got the second highest
Office of the President expenses surge in 2015 due to APEC
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) got the second highest amount with P519.199 million, and the Department of Tourism (DOT), third with P246.732 million. COA said the DILG, PCOO, and DOT have not liquidated the funds and... Read more
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The Manila Times
2016 Miss U hosting up in Pia meet with DuterteJuly 17, 2016 7:50 pm REIGNING Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach and the Department
2016 Miss U hosting up in Pia meet with Duterte
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
July 17, 2016 7:50 pm REIGNING Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach and the Department of Tourism (DOT) will meet with President Rodrigo Duterte today to discuss a proposal aimed at holding the 2016 Miss... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach back in the PH for Miss Universe talksfingers crossed, it’s the one that I’ve been praying for and I guess you know w
LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach back in the PH for Miss Universe talks
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
fingers crossed, it’s the one that I’ve been praying for and I guess you know what that is so let’s just hope for the best,” she said. Pia will also be meeting with Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon Teo on July 18, 2016. (Noreen J... Read more
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Sun Star
City Council urges opening of new air routesto airlines such as subsidies and discounts for their use of Davao Internationa
City Council urges opening of new air routes
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
to airlines such as subsidies and discounts for their use of Davao International Airport (DIA) (to realize this),” Department of Tourism-Davao director Roberto Alabado III said. The resolution was passed under suspended rules in last... Read more
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Sun Star
Kat de Castro takes to Facebook to thank well-wishersKATHERINE de Castro, the newly appointed Undersecretary of the Department of To
Kat de Castro takes to Facebook to thank well-wishers
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
KATHERINE de Castro, the newly appointed Undersecretary of the Department of Tourism, took to Facebook to thank everyone who sent their congratulation wishes. "Thank you dun sa lahat na nagsabi ng congratulations, I appreciate it. I promise that I... Read more
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The Manila Times
Rounding up the President’s celebrity appointeesand Service Department of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGC
Rounding up the President’s celebrity appointees
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
and Service Department of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR); TV journalist Kat de Castro as the Department of Tourism Undersecretary of Media Affairs; singer Jimmy Bondoc as the Assistant Vice President for Entertainment... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte 'approves in principle' plans to host Miss Universe in PH – DOTMiss Universe Organization MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has
Duterte 'approves in principle' plans to host Miss Universe in PH – DOT
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
Miss Universe Organization MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has "approved in principle" the proposal of the Department of Tourism (DOT) to host the next Miss Universe pageant in the country. According to a press release online, DOT... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines eyes hosting of Miss U pageantMANILA, Philippines - The Department of Tourism is set to negotiate with the or
Philippines eyes hosting of Miss U pageant
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Tourism is set to negotiate with the organizers of Miss Universe after getting the approval of President Duterte for the Philippines to host the pageant next year. “The President agreed that sponsoring the... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -travel gear, Merrell footwear, and GoPro camera. The challenge was also support
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 10 days ago
travel gear, Merrell footwear, and GoPro camera. The challenge was also supported by Wenger and Dan’s, and endorsed by the Department of Tourism and Commission on Higher Education. Go on an ultimate adventure and travel around the Philippines with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North West Tourism Supports Bray July Horse RacingBray Horse Race as a potential tourism vehicle The North West Department of To
North West Tourism Supports Bray July Horse Racing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Bray Horse Race as a potential tourism vehicle The North West Department of Tourism in partnership with the Tourism Board, North West Gambling Board, Kagisano Molopo Local Municipality, Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality and other key... Read more
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Rappler
Pia Wurtzbach to meet Duterte about plans for Miss Universe in PH – reportcountry for the next Miss Universe pageant. According to a report from ABS-CBN
Pia Wurtzbach to meet Duterte about plans for Miss Universe in PH – report
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
country for the next Miss Universe pageant. According to a report from ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC) on The World Tonight, Department of Tourism (DOT) secretary Wanda Corazon Teo said that Pia and President Rodrigo Duterte will meet on July 18 to... Read more
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News 8000
Explore La Crosse receives grant from Department of TourismA popular upcoming festival in La Crosse receives a grant from the Wisconsin De
Explore La Crosse receives grant from Department of Tourism
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
A popular upcoming festival in La Crosse receives a grant from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism Wednesday. Explore La Crosse accepted the $5,250 Joint Effort Marketing grant to help fund the sixth annual Bike Fest. The Department of Tourism... Read more
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Sun Star
Tourists want to learn, experience more about DuterteTHE know-your-president tour package dubbed as “Duterte Tour” is set to be laun
Tourists want to learn, experience more about Duterte
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
THE know-your-president tour package dubbed as “Duterte Tour” is set to be launched by the end of this month, the Department of Tourism (DOT)-Davao Regional Director Roberto Alabado III said. The DOT-Davao with tourism stakeholders and city-based... Read more
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Sun Star
Dabawenyos not surprised by Duterte’s high trust ratingwith the business sector to present ideas and suggestion in cooperation with go
Dabawenyos not surprised by Duterte’s high trust rating
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
with the business sector to present ideas and suggestion in cooperation with government (was a good move),” he said. Also, Department of Tourism (DOT)-Davao regional director, Roberto Alabado, III said that in his dialogues with the tourism... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines seen to ride out economic fallout from rulingtourists were also the country’s 11th top visitors with 285,348 of them coming
Philippines seen to ride out economic fallout from ruling
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
tourists were also the country’s 11th top visitors with 285,348 of them coming in as of May, according to the Department of Tourism. Oil, gas exploration in WPS still on hold Oil and gas explorations in the West Philippine Sea are... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao council asks four-day holidayit is still indefinite whether the budget will increase or decrease this year a
Davao council asks four-day holiday
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
it is still indefinite whether the budget will increase or decrease this year and that they will request funds from the Department of Tourism (DOT). "Siguro malisudan gamay sa budget but maybe we could ask help from DOT. I asked for help from... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun 2016 ultimate backpackers win unlimited travel passtravel gear, Merrell footwear, and GoPro camera. The challenge was also support
Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun 2016 ultimate backpackers win unlimited travel pass
Kagay-an News / Posted 11 days ago
travel gear, Merrell footwear, and GoPro camera. The challenge was also supported by Wenger and Dan’s, and endorsed by the Department of Tourism and Commission on Higher Education. Go on an ultimate adventure and travel around the Philippines with... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Gov. Walker guest hosts La Crosse radio showguest host on Tuesday morning. Governor Scott Walker filled in on the B.S. wit
Gov. Walker guest hosts La Crosse radio show
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 11 days ago
guest host on Tuesday morning. Governor Scott Walker filled in on the B.S. with Bob Schmidt show along with Wisconsin Department of Tourism Secretary Stephanie Klett. Walker also answered a few questions about Paul Ryan and the upcoming GOP... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -In partnership with the Department of Tourism, the City Government of San Ferna
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 12 days ago
In partnership with the Department of Tourism, the City Government of San Fernando will intensify its Tourism and Culture programs to reach its goal of becoming the preferred destination in the country. In line with the Bottom Up Budgeting scheme,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in France for State Visitforeign direct investment for South Africa with an estimated investment volume
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in France for State Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
foreign direct investment for South Africa with an estimated investment volume of over 24 billion rand. According to the Department of Tourism, a total of 128 438 tourists from France visited South Africa in 2015, making France one of the highest... Read more
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Sun Star
'Cebu is world’s 6th best island'spending in the Philippines showed a dramatic increase from P112.55 in 2010 to
'Cebu is world’s 6th best island'
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
spending in the Philippines showed a dramatic increase from P112.55 in 2010 to P227.62 billion in 2015, according to the Department of Tourism. Last year, tourism accounted for an estimated $5 billion or P227.62 billion worth of international... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zuma arrives in France for state visitforeign direct investment for South Africa with an estimated investment volume
Zuma arrives in France for state visit
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
foreign direct investment for South Africa with an estimated investment volume of over R24 billion rand. “According to the Department of Tourism‚ a total of 128‚438 tourists from France visited South Africa in 2015‚ making France one of the highest... Read more
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