In a resolution, the city council has requested domestic airline companies to provide direct flights between Davao City and Tagbilaran City, in Bohol. According to the resolution, there was a need to address an "ever-increasing volume of freight and number of passengers expressing their desire for direct air travel."
The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific spreads its wings farther as it calls for aspiring cabin crew to join its recruitment fairs in Manila, Dumaguete and Tagbilaran this January 2017. CEB is set to recruit as many as 300 cabin crew to add to CEB's growing family of nearly 4,000.
Commercial operation of Panglao Island International Airport also known as New Bohol International Airport or Tagbilaran International Airport will be delayed for 2 years and will be operational by 2019 yet instead of late 2017 as the project is undergoing a major revision. Transportation Undersecretary Roberto Lim told Business Bulletin that the contractor has to consider the newly discovered coral structure in the area where the airport is being built.
Bohol has been steadily climbing up the list of top tourist destinations in the Philippines. Aside from the must-see's like Chocolate Hills and the endangered Tarsiers, this tiny island of about 1.2 million people has been able to highlight various more attractions, both natural and mad-made.