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The University of Santo Tomas (UST) welcomes administrators from various member universities of the Southern Taiwan Universities Alliance (STUA) at the historic Arch of the Centuries. The academic visit aims to explore and promote further cooperation and partnership with UST … Continue reading

February 21, 2017

DOT eyes greater air access for tourists

The Philippine government is decisive in its move to improve and upgrade air access into the country to boost international tourism, as well as spur business activity. “Our country, being an archipelago of over 7,100 islands which obviously do not … Continue reading

February 21, 2017

Health group lauds Manila smoking ban, urges Duterte anew to sign smoke-free EO

HealthJustice Philippines, a public health think tank and advocacy group, praised the Manila local government for passing and implementing City Ordinance 7748, which bans smoking in public spaces in Manila. “We applaud the implementation of the smoking ban in Manila. … Continue reading

February 21, 2017

Clark air fest endears PHL to visitors

Clark Field in Angeles, Pampanga witnessed the happy gathering of aviation and adventure sports performers, enthusiasts and rallying spectators Thursday morning for the fun-filled opening ceremonies of the 21st Philippine International Air Balloon Fiesta titled “Weekend of Everything That Flies and Exchange of Cultures.” “The … Continue reading

February 14, 2017

 Teo tackles cruise tourism, security, urban renewal with metro execs

Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon Teo on Thursday sat down with Metro Manila Mayors, Local Government Unit (LGU) representatives, tourism officers, line agency representatives, and private sectors to thresh out pressing issues, concerns, and plans to revitalize Metropolitan Manila’s thriving urban … Continue reading

February 14, 2017

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