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Siargao surfing, water sports gain support from DOT

Siargao surfing, water sports gain support from DOT

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Sep 24, 2017

As Cloud 9 in Barangay Catangnan accommodated more than 7,000 visitors for the official opening of the 23rd International Siargao Surfing Cup with 116 foreign players and 8 Filipino surfers on Saturday, September 23, a top tourism official reiterated the agency’s continuing commitment to support the water sports and other tourism activities in the island.

PAL opens 5 new routes from Davao

PAL opens 5 new routes from Davao

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Sep 22, 2017

Frequent flyers here will soon reach top tourist destinations in Mindanao and the Visayas in a shorter travel time after national flag carrier Philippine Airlines announced the opening of at least five domestic flights from Davao City.

Skills dev’t to sustain PH tourism boom

Skills dev’t to sustain PH tourism boom

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Aug 30, 2017

The Department of Tourism (DOT) said improving the skills of human resources in the tourism sector will play a major role in keeping up with the growth of tourist arrivals each year.