Philippines Travel Newswire (Page 8)

Philippines Travel Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Philippines Travel. (Page 8)

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  1. Celebrations' at SM City BacolodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Provincial Tourism Officer Christine Mansinares and SM Bacolod's Nep Grandea with Wepon's Ellen Lindaya, Joedel Morante, Pinky Mirano-Ocampo, Dwight Morana, and Katie Aguilar-Matiling.

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  2. Pacete: Another trend in guided toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Sun-Star

    WE ARE happy to know that in February there are Fil-Canadian and Malaysian tourists coming to Negros to see the so many wonderful things and events in our "Land of Sweet Surprises." That is our "come-on" strategy in addition to "sugar and more."

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  3. SE Asia Stocks-Vietnam slides; Indonesia marks new closing highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Reuters

    Earlier in the day, Asian equities retreated from record highs as the region's resource shares were pummelled by falling oil and commodity prices. "The minor decline in Wall Street has spurred some selling pressure in regional markets," said Manny Cruz, an analyst at Asiasec Equities Inc. The Vietnam index ended 2.7 percent lower, its biggest fall since November 2016, as investors locked in gains following weak oil prices.

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  4. Comfort meets classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Angela Sisan of Conrado fashions describes her design style as "a city-to-beach-inspired curated line of women's essentials." The designer certainly has a background that incorporates both lifestyles.

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  5. AVANI to Open Hotel in LaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Hotel News Resource

    AVANI Hotels & Resorts announced the launch of its first hotel in the historic town of Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in northern Laos. announced the launch of its first hotel in the historic town of Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in northern Laos.

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  6. Abra tourism bullish with Bautista appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE appointment of former San Juan, Abra mayor Marco Bautista as Undersecretary of the Department of Tourism is expected to give new hope for the industry in the province. DOT-Cordillera director Venus Tan said he will discuss what could be best with the new Undersecretary and will build strengths.

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  7. 6 places to visit in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Sun-Star

    DO YOU know where you're going to this 2018? You can refer to your bucket list and visualize where you will be or ask Wittybunny and receive your boarding pass to some exotic place as your next destination. But how about asking the frequent travelers and your friendly neighborhood travel bloggers? In doing so, you get tips from someone who had first-hand experience of the place, like some unknown attractions of popular destinations worth checking out.

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  8. Lower airfares for BIMP-EAGA pushedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | MindaNews

    Senior leaders of the Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area have been urged to relax the travel tax in order to improve connectivity within the four-member sub-economic region. In his acceptance speech as new chair of BIMP-EAGA Business Council at Marco Polo Davao Tuesday, Vicente T. Lao said they would pressure "our senior officials and ministers that there has to be special rates to be given to airlines flying this route."

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  9. SE Asia Stocks-Philippines off record highs, Indonesia flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Reuters

    Most Southeast Asian stock markets took a breather on Wednesday, in line with Asian peers, with the Philippine index retreating from a record high on profit-booking. Asia shares ex-Japan slipped 0.3 percent after six straight days of gains that had taken it within a stone's throw from a record high touched in November 2007.

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  10. Mike Ott completes Ceres new recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Sun-Star

    WITH four days left before Ceres Negros FC leaves for Myanmar to play its first international match in the 2018 AFC Champions League Qualifiers, the club has completed its new recruits with Mike Rigoberto Ott - Manny Ott's younger brother. The younger Ott also suited up for the national men's team scoring two goals in 12 appearances and last played for the Angthong Football Club in Thai League 2, booking seven goals in 21 outings.

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  11. BCPO to improve traffic managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Sun-Star

    This was assured by BCPO city director Senior Superintendent Ramil Saculles who assessed most of the volume of traffic are experienced at the Pacdal area where most of the tourist frequent the Good Shepherd, Wright Park, Mansion House and Mines View area, aside from the top of Session Road and the entry point leading to the Baguio City Market. "On matters of strategy, it will always be the people who should help in solving the traffic.

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  12. US allocates add'l $6.6M for victims of Marawi conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The United States government on Tuesday announced an additional allocation of US$6.6 million to support vulnerable populations affected by the conflict in Marawi City and nearby areas. In a statement, the US Embassy in Manila said the latest allocation from the United States Agency for International Development will provide opportunities for young women and men to enhance job skills and attain livelihoods, helping stimulate the economy.

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  13. Tell it to SunStar: Futurist visions and FilipinianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Sun-Star

    AMONG the 10 Superbridges of the New Philippines is not a single railway bridge. Instead of charging 100 containers onto one train Filipinos prefer 100 trucks creeping along narrow, curved, potholed and landslide-prone city roads polluting them with noise and exhaust fumes.

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  14. What they sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    My column against the Manila Bay reclamation program which purports to build a new city for tourism and commerce elicited the following comments from Mr. Larry Ong: "I love your article and I totally agree with everything that you wrote. One thing I like to add is PUBLIC BATHROOMS or should I say clean working flushing bathrooms in tourist areas, and for free.

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  15. Emirates Offers Special Fares for Economy, Business Class FlyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Al Bawaba

    Emirates announced on Monday it is offering air tickets for business and economy class passengers, and prices start as low as Dh825 for some destinations. For those who have just returned from Christmas or New Year holiday, it may be too early to plan the next vacation.

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  16. Ceres-La Salle books 2 wins to lead Sagay Men's OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Sun-Star

    DEFENDING champion Ceres-University of St. La Salle FC booked consecutive victories to be on top of the table in the ongoing 2nd Sagay Men's Open Championships at the Sagay National High School in Negros Occidental. The Norman Fegidero-mentored La Sallians blanked host-Sagay North Negros on Sunday, 2-0, on Tristan Kit Robles and Klent Guevarra's goals to fortify their campaign.

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  17. SM City Cebu prepares for SinulogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Sun-Star

    EVERY year, on the third week of January, countless devotees converge in Cebu City not only to pay homage to the miraculous image of Sr. Sto. Nino, but also to participate in the street festivities in the Sinulog Festival.

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  18. When in SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Sun-Star

    TRAVELING to Korea soon? Here are some tips that will surely come in handy as soon as you set foot in Seoul, the Asian country's capital. The land of K-pop and oppa is among the top destinations that Filipinos would love to visit one day.

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  19. JICA declares start of clearing operations of North-South Commuter RailwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The advance site clearing works that will expedite succeeding construction of the Philippines' new railway network North-South Commuter Railway project is now a go, the Japan International Cooperation Agency said in a statement. "We will continue supporting the Philippine government's efforts to ensure that the future generation reaps the benefit of an integrated, seamless, and resilient transport infrastructure system through the NSCR project," said JICA chief representative Susumu Ito during the ceremony declaring the start of the clearing operations said over the weekend.

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  20. Macau, tourist meccaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Eleven thousand two hundred and fifty steps, walking on two feet. That's the distance traveled per person when friends toured just one tiny teeny section of Macau's glittering Vegas-style casino complex.

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