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  1. News - China - PHILIPPINES

    China reiterates safety warning to its citizens in the Philippines

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 12:45pm

    ... on Sunday said of the latest incident. Last week, China’s National Tourism Administration and Ministry of Foreign Affairs advised Chinese tourists to avoid travelling to the Philippines. Authorities ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Indian firm in consortium to upgrade Cebu's airport

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:43am by AFP

    ... to handle 4.5 million passengers a year, but annual traffic topped six million in 2011, well past its capacity, the department said. The central city of Cebu is the country's main tourism hub. ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines says 'thank you' to the world for Typhoon Haiyan aid

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by AFP

    ... then, the world has been one with the Philippines in helping rebuild the nation," the tourism ministry behind the advert and social media campaign said on its website. "The Philippines ...

  4. Business - Economy - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine economy expands by 7.2pc in 2013, despite natural disasters

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 11:52am by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... growth demonstrates the resilience of the country,” he said. “The Philippines continues to be the second-fastest growing economy in Asia, after China, with its strengthening BPO and tourism ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Rush to remove oil from grounded USS Guardian

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Carney. Photos show the entire ship aground on the reef, in an area which prohibits navigation by all vessels except registered tourism and research boats. "The option that we hoped ... to ships except for research or tourism approved by the government. The head of the agency supervising the sanctuary said this week that the captain of the ship ignored repeated warnings ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines fines US Navy over Guardian's 'unauthorised entry'

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... to navigation except for research or tourism approved by the marine park superintendent. The law prescribes a maximum of a year in prison plus a fine of up to 300,000 pesos (HK$56,500) for unauthorised ...

  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    An indigenous activist's murder exposes Boracay's dark side

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... in Boracay, whose US$530 million tourism industry has soared from a handful of visitors a year in the 1970s to 1.2 million today- and politics and land are often intertwined. The current mayor, John ...

  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Unique tombs found in Philippines

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 06:00pm by Associated Press in Manila

    ... referring to the New People’s Army rebels. “But that era is past and now we can erase that image and this archaeological site will be a big help.” Mulanay tourism officer Sanny Cortez said that after archaeologists have finished their work in a few years, his town plans to turn Mount Kamhantik’s peak into an archaeological and eco-tourism park. A museum would also be built nearby. ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines sees Subic Bay as vital naval hub for US

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... transformed into a freeport and tourism zone since it was shut down in 1992. But a senior Philippine official pointed out that, with the United States planning to shift the bulk of its fleet ...

  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Three Western embassies join US in raising terror warnings in Philippines

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Australia, Canada, New Zealand and France. The attack never materialised and Aquino subsequently criticised the Western allies for damaging his country's tourism prospects. The US has a general ...




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