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Inquirier.net
‘Wow’ weekend: Free entry to Intramuros spotsspots in Intramuros, Manila, will be open to the public free of charge this wee
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
spots in Intramuros, Manila, will be open to the public free of charge this weekend in line with National Tourism Week, the Department of Tourism (DOT) said on Tuesday. Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo and Intramuros Administration (IA) chief Guiller... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Asbury University creates affordable degree with film industry tiesthat has a longstanding relationship with major Hollywood studios and some tele
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 hours ago
that has a longstanding relationship with major Hollywood studios and some television networks. Asbury and the Kentucky Department of Tourism are teaming up to create a new, affordable degree that can be earned in a matter of weeks. The program... Read more
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Surfers Village
Day 3 delivers for Siargao National Cup in the Philippinesto you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of Genera
Surfers Village / Posted 14 hours ago
to you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of General Luna, Province of Surigao Del Norte, Department of Tourism, SkyJet Air (Official Airline Partner), Solar Sports (Official TV Partner), Reef, Oakley, Kermit Surf... Read more
19h
Sun Star
Cebu Pacific to launch Davao-Tagbilaran flights in OctoberDavao," said Davao City Tourism Operations Office head Generose Tecson, in a te
Sun Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Davao," said Davao City Tourism Operations Office head Generose Tecson, in a text message to SunStar Davao. For his part, Department of Tourism (DOT)-Davao Regional Director Roberto Alabado III said, "DOT welcomes the new route since this will... Read more
22h
Gulf News
Flydubai to double Russia flights this winterto visa requirements enabled passengers to get a free 30-day visa on arrival to
Gulf News / Posted 22 hours ago
to visa requirements enabled passengers to get a free 30-day visa on arrival to the country.Travel from Russia to Dubai grew by 97 per cent in the first six months of 2017, according to Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing... Read more
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Minda News
BIMP-EAGA culture and arts festival opens Wednesday in GenSanis supported by the city government of General Santos, Mindanao State Universit
Minda News / Posted yesterday
is supported by the city government of General Santos, Mindanao State University-General Santos, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Department of Tourism, Sarangani provincial government and the Mindanao Development Authority. (MindaNews) comme... Read more
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Surfers Village
Surf dishes Day 2 at Cloud 9 for Siargao National Cupto you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of Genera
Surfers Village / Posted yesterday
to you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of General Luna, Province of Surigao Del Norte, Department of Tourism, SkyJet Air (Official Airline Partner), Solar Sports (Official TV Partner), Reef, Oakley, Kermit Surf... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Traditional Mindanao weaves on exhibit in San FranciscoLozada, THP Director//Christina Laskowski, THP Program Mgr. Partners: The Phil
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Lozada, THP Director//Christina Laskowski, THP Program Mgr. Partners: The Philippine Consulate-General of San Francisco, Department of Tourism – Philippines, National Commission for Culture & the Arts of the Philippines, Non-Forest Timber... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The business of tourisminteresting research output are published by EON Inc. in a report entitled, “Th
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
interesting research output are published by EON Inc. in a report entitled, “The Philippine Paradox.” Presented by the Department of Tourism, Tourism Promotions Board, Global Leadership Initiatives for Sustainable Tourism, and Price Waterhouse... Read more
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Sun Star
DOT to spearhead NorthPhil fairTHE Department of Tourism (DOT) in Cordillera is turning tourism into a converg
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE Department of Tourism (DOT) in Cordillera is turning tourism into a convergence platform for human capital development. DOT regional director Marie Venus Tan is organizing an event that will generate jobs and livelihood in the Cordillera,... Read more
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Surfers Village
19th annual Siargao National Surfing Cup kicks offto you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of Genera
Surfers Village / Posted 2 days ago
to you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of General Luna, Province of Surigao Del Norte, Department of Tourism, SkyJet Air (Official Airline Partner), Solar Sports (Official TV Partner), Reef, Oakley, Kermit Surf... Read more
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The Manila Times
Mindanao culture in focus at 1st Budayaw Festivalcollaboration among different agencies and institutions including the National
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
collaboration among different agencies and institutions including the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), Department of Tourism Region (DOT) 12, Mindanao Development Authority, the city government of General Santos, the provincial... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Promoting PH is everyone’s task–DOT execemployment.” ADVERTISEMENT Tourism potentials To muster support, she said sh
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
employment.” ADVERTISEMENT Tourism potentials To muster support, she said she had directed the regional offices of the Department of Tourism (DOT) to establish their respective tourism media, hoping to let reporters get a “first-hand grasp of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Free tickets to the Islandbe giving away 1600 free tickets to locals for a return trip to the island. “T
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
be giving away 1600 free tickets to locals for a return trip to the island. “This is a partnership between us and National Department of Tourism, our aim is to let locals see our heritage sites,” said Ndlangisa. “In this way we are preserving the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A Christmas SEA Games?past and present, to simultaneously strike fear into the other countries? SEA
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
past and present, to simultaneously strike fear into the other countries? SEA Games tours. In and around the games, the Department of Tourism can package tours to take advantage of the incoming traffic. Most visitors (including athletes and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Tourism for All' casts wider nettourism. Some developed countries in Asia such as Japan and South Korea have lo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
tourism. Some developed countries in Asia such as Japan and South Korea have long been catering to elderly visitors. The Department of Tourism has revealed that senior tourists generated 196 billion baht worth of income in 2016, accounting for... Read more
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News.com.au
Expensive tagged barra released in Darwin Harbour2017-18 Million Dollar Fish competition is just over two weeks away from kickin
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
2017-18 Million Dollar Fish competition is just over two weeks away from kicking off. Last night, the winner of the Department of Tourism and Culture’s Golden Ticket Competition had the chance to release one of the 101 prize-tagged... Read more
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Inquirier.net
VP Leni speaks about impeachment; expresses concern about Serenobuilding. She also dropped by the Canhugas Nature Park and promised to promote
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
building. She also dropped by the Canhugas Nature Park and promised to promote the tourist site with the help of the Department of Tourism. Robredo also visited a farmer’s demo farm in Barangay Naparan, Dolores town, where she met with some... Read more
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Sun Star
Tourism department revives walking cultureTHE Department of Tourism (DOT) is bringing back the culture of walking in the
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
THE Department of Tourism (DOT) is bringing back the culture of walking in the city. DOT-Cordillera regional director Venus Tan has installed walk meters in key parks in the mountain town in a bid to encourage locals and visitors to walk instead of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalincome opportunities for various tourism stakeholders in the province. has ea
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
income opportunities for various tourism stakeholders in the province. has earlier been identified by the Department of Tourism as the second most sought-after tourist destination in the region. Presidential Communications... Read more
7d
New York Post
Some Virgin Islands residents feel ‘forgotten’ by USMapp said late Monday night. Meanwhile, two cruise liners were planning to eva
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
Mapp said late Monday night. Meanwhile, two cruise liners were planning to evacuate stranded tourists and “seriously impacted” residents from St. Thomas and St. John Tuesday night, according to the US Virgin Islands Department of Tourism. With Wi... Read more
7d
Sun Star
Skills training up for tourism sectorBAGUIO. The Department of Tourism-Cordillera joins tourism stakeholders in back
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
BAGUIO. The Department of Tourism-Cordillera joins tourism stakeholders in backing the Tourism Industry Skills Program (TISP) to empower tourism industry. In Photo are (from l-r); Freddie Biday, President of Kabenguetan Inc., Kiangan Homestay... Read more
7d
New Kerala
TravelNevada Launches 360-Degree Video Don't Fence Me In Tour - newkerala news #271333scenery will be a complete contrast to their current physical surroundings," Cl
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
scenery will be a complete contrast to their current physical surroundings," Claudia Vecchio, director of the Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, said. "We want to unleash people's adventure mindset by transporting them from a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Botswana's Natural Resources Used to Empower Batswanamovement of tourists around the area and we wish to get better volume into Maun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
movement of tourists around the area and we wish to get better volume into Maun as well," Mr Botshoma said. He said the Department of Tourism looked at the planning and policy framework pertaining to the sector, while the Botswana Tourism... Read more
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Surfers Village
Philippine Surfing Championship Tour to launch this weekto you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of Genera
Surfers Village / Posted 7 days ago
to you by the following sponsors and media partners: The Municipality of General Luna, Province of Surigao Del Norte, Department of Tourism, SkyJet Air (Official Airline Partner), Solar Sports (Official TV Partner), Reef, Oakley, Kermit Surf... Read more
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Sun Star
Flight Matters: A documentary of life in NAIAcoffee table books, magazine covers and tourism ads in the country. He worked a
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
coffee table books, magazine covers and tourism ads in the country. He worked as an official photographer for the Department of Tourism-Davao when he moved from his birthplace in Manila to Davao City in 2003, making it his permanent... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
5 Red Cross shelters in Tennessee ahead of Irma’s arrivalare open for evacuees in Nashville and one each in Chattanooga, Johnson City an
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 9 days ago
are open for evacuees in Nashville and one each in Chattanooga, Johnson City and Memphis. In addition, the Tennessee Department of Tourism is providing a list of available hotel and motel availability to visitors at Tennessee Welcome Centers.... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
5 Red Cross shelters in Tennessee ahead of Irma's arrivalare open for evacuees in Nashville and one each in Chattanooga, Johnson City an
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 9 days ago
are open for evacuees in Nashville and one each in Chattanooga, Johnson City and Memphis. In addition, the Tennessee Department of Tourism is providing a list of available hotel and motel availability to visitors at Tennessee Welcome Centers.... Read more
9d
Inquirier.net
NCCA mounts Budayaw international culture fest in General Santos Cityfestival will be mounted by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (N
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
festival will be mounted by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), Mindanao Development Authority, Department of Tourism Region XII, city government of General Santos, provincial government of Sarangani, Autonomous Region in... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Easier time to go up CARride to Banaue. “For an estimated three hours’ trip, you are already in Banaue
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
ride to Banaue. “For an estimated three hours’ trip, you are already in Banaue,” Tourism attaché Susan del Mundo said. Department of Tourism tour guide Maria Victoria Cometa said majority of guests have complained of the 10-to-14 hours it takes... Read more
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Reuters
Caribbean islands fear grim tourist season in Irma's wakelook at what is left of their home in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas As of Frida
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
look at what is left of their home in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas As of Friday afternoon, the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism was urging visitors to stay away from St. Thomas, where four people died in the storm and where the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Quezon festival offers lifeline to coconut farmersvodka (lambanog). Alberto Bay Jr., provincial tourism officer, said the festiv
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
vodka (lambanog). Alberto Bay Jr., provincial tourism officer, said the festival was among the events promoted by the Department of Tourism. Governor Suarez attributed the success of the festival to the “inspiring spirit of competitiveness”... Read more
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The Star
Caribbean islands fear grim tourist season in Irma's wakeby Irma. The hurricane season is set to run for several more weeks. As of Frid
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
by Irma. The hurricane season is set to run for several more weeks. As of Friday afternoon, the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism was urging visitors to stay away from St. Thomas, where four people died in the storm and where the... Read more
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Raw Story
Caribbean islands next fear after Irma and Jose is a grim tourist seasonby Irma. The hurricane season is set to run for several more weeks. As of Frid
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
by Irma. The hurricane season is set to run for several more weeks. As of Friday afternoon, the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism was urging visitors to stay away St. Thomas, where four people died in the storm, and St. John, where... Read more
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Reuters
Caribbean islands fear grim tourist season in Irma's wakeby Irma. The hurricane season is set to run for several more weeks. As of Frid
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
by Irma. The hurricane season is set to run for several more weeks. As of Friday afternoon, the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism was urging visitors to stay away St. Thomas, where four people died in the storm, and St. John, where... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Hotel, motel rooms going fast with Irma evacuees heading to Alabamafrom Florida. Florida International University has brought the men’s football a
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 days ago
from Florida. Florida International University has brought the men’s football and women’s sports to Birmingham. The State Department of Tourism has a list of shelters and hotels around the state. For that updated Google Doc, click here: Also,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Hotel, motel rooms going fast with Irma evacuees heading to Alabamafrom Florida. Florida International University has brought the men’s football a
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
from Florida. Florida International University has brought the men’s football and women’s sports to Birmingham. The State Department of Tourism has a list of shelters and hotels around the state. For that updated Google Doc, click here: Also,... Read more
11d
Decclan Chronicle
Urban Legend: Listen, can you hear Kishkinda calling?it will be done with minimum interference with the existing landscape," explain
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
it will be done with minimum interference with the existing landscape," explains Pawar, who has sought assistance from the Department of Tourism. The Skill Development Department of the state government has already chalked out a plan to improve the... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
SA Tourism Alive With OpportunitiesExpo starts later this month. The careers expo was launched on Thursday in Vir
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Expo starts later this month. The careers expo was launched on Thursday in Virginia, Free State, in partnership with the Department of Tourism and the provincial Department of Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environment Affairs... Read more
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Al.com
No vacancy: Alabama hotels filling up as Hurricane Irma forces evacuations in Floridahappened at once," said Blackinton. "It was weird. We picked up over 800 room n
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
happened at once," said Blackinton. "It was weird. We picked up over 800 room nights for the next six days." The Alabama Department of Tourism reported that all hotels along Interstate 65 from Mobile to Clanton were booked Thursday. That included... Read more
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13d
The Hindu
Stars and sequinsfor contemporary arts, literature, cinema and so on in addition to traditional
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
for contemporary arts, literature, cinema and so on in addition to traditional arts,” says Venu V, Principal Secretary, Department of Tourism. “Literature has real value. It appeals to a more discerning audience. The Hay Festival here a few... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Textile arts of Mindanao coming to San FranciscoLozada, THP Director//Christina Laskowski, THP Program Mgr. Partners: The Phil
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
Lozada, THP Director//Christina Laskowski, THP Program Mgr. Partners: The Philippine Consulate-General of San Francisco, Department of Tourism – Philippines, National Commission for Culture & the Arts of the Philippines, Non-Forest Timber... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Young Chefs Graduate in Eastern CapeA group of 44 young chefs from Mdantsane has graduated from the Department of T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
A group of 44 young chefs from Mdantsane has graduated from the Department of Tourism's National Youth Chefs Training Programme. The young culinary experts are part of the R74 million-NYCTP, which is funded by the National Department of Tourism and... Read more
14d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Marker to designate Hiwassee River as 'blueway'be announced for a "sunnier day this fall," Southeast Tennessee Tourism Associa
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
be announced for a "sunnier day this fall," Southeast Tennessee Tourism Association spokeswoman Jenni Veal said. Tennessee Department of Tourism commissioner Ken Triplett will be the key speaker. Tennessee's portion of the Hiwassee River stretches... Read more
14d
Sun Star
Warnings affect CV arrivalsrecording the highest growth rate of arrivals during the period. According to
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
recording the highest growth rate of arrivals during the period. According to the preliminary records released from the Department of Tourism (DOT) 7, the region received over two million guests from January to April this year, of which 287,385... Read more
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Minda News
Region 12’s tourism gets a boost during 2017 Travel Marta major boost after drawing positive reviews at the 2017 Philippine Travel Mart
Minda News / Posted 15 days ago
a major boost after drawing positive reviews at the 2017 Philippine Travel Mart (PTM) held last weekend in Pasay City, the Department of Tourism said. Asik-asik Falls in Alamada, North Cotabato continues to be one of Region 12’s top tourist... Read more
15d
Minda News
Tuna museum in GenSan pushedhave initially supported the proposed initiative, which will also develop the f
Minda News / Posted 15 days ago
have initially supported the proposed initiative, which will also develop the fish port as an “agri-tourism hub.” The Department of Tourism in Region 12 has included the fish port as among the city’s tourist destinations. The top attractions... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Pakati pushes for name changesSigonyela, Mcebisi Blaai, Lungelo Dwaba and Professor Nomsa Satyo. The project
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Sigonyela, Mcebisi Blaai, Lungelo Dwaba and Professor Nomsa Satyo. The project will be implemented by the national Department of Tourism, Arts and Culture and Heritage working closely with the provincial department of sport, recreation,... Read more
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Sun Star
DOT woos Koreans to study ESLTHE Department of Tourism is seeking to attract more Koreans to get their Engli
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
THE Department of Tourism is seeking to attract more Koreans to get their English as a Second-Language (ESL) training in the Philippines. Tourism Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo said Philippine ESL is one of the highly-demanded programs worldwide catering... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Transform farms as learning, tourism sites’Grace Crown hotel here on Friday. They were Regional Director Andrew A. Bido of
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
Grace Crown hotel here on Friday. They were Regional Director Andrew A. Bido of Tesda, Regional Director Caroline Uy of the Department of Tourism, and Center Director Veronica CV. Esguerra of ATI, who served as the training manager. Villar heads... Read more
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