• PH hospitality, sustainable tourism are the highlights at the WTTC Summit

    1 month ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Tourism Secretary Christina Frasco bannered the Filipino brand of service excellence at the recent 22nd World Travel and Tourism Council Global Summit: Travel for a Better Future in Saudi Arabia.
    During the Global Leaders' Dialogue at the event held Nov. 28 to Dec. 1, Frasco said service excellence is one of the core pillars of the tourism industry in the Philippines.
    She also said wherever one may find oneself in the world, whether it's a hotel, a restaurant, a hospital, a home, and in many other industries, one will find a Filipino, with a warm smile and the distinct hospitality of the...
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  • Philippines to join hands with Saudi Arabia in tourism development

    Philippines to join hands with Saudi Arabia in tourism development

    1 month ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Philippine government said on Sunday it is going to work closely with Saudi Arabia in developing the tourism industry in both countries.
    More than 9,400 Saudi tourists have visited the Southeast Asian country since it reopened to fully vaccinated international travellers in February.
    Before the pandemic, Saudi Arabia was the top Middle Eastern source of arrivals, according to data from the Philippine Department of Tourism.
    The two countries agreed on formalizing their partnership with Saudi Arabia, the tourism department said in a statement on Sunday.
    The Kingdom will support the...
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