This is Jose Gabriel “Pompee” La Viña’s 4th appointment under the Duterte administration following his stints in SSS, DOT and DA.
The government is allowing Filipinos to go on “staycations” in hotels located in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ), the Department of Tourism (DOT) announced Friday (September 12).
Beginning June 15, dine-in restaurants will be allowed in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ), according to Malacañang.
The Department of Tourism released a heartfelt tribute video showing gratitude to the country’s brave and indefatigable coronavirus frontliners. Playing on the background is the Eraserheads’ hit song “With a Smile” performed by Bea Lorenzo.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) said they would recommend to President Rodrigo Duterte, who earlier invited Filipinos to travel with him around the country, to swim in Boracay.
“The world has spoken: It is truly more fun in the Philippines.”
Ipinagmalaki ni DOT Secretary Puyat sa mga mamamahayag na halos lahat ng nakikitang development sa Corregidor infrastructure projects ay mula sa DOT.
Sinabi ni Department of Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat na prayoridad ng DOT ang Farm Tourism Act upang makaenganyo ng mga dayuhan at lokal turista sa bansa.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday said he leaves to the Department of Interior and Local Government, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, and the Department of Tourism the decision to reopen the island of Boracay.
With barely a month to go before Boracay is opened again to tourists, the Department of Tourism has released a list of accommodation establishments permitted to resume business.
Hell hath no fury than a woman bypassed for the top post in the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB).
Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat may have been working in government for over a decade now, but nothing prepared her for the level of corruption in the agency she’s now heading.
Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo has finally quit her post over the controversial advertisement placement on her brothers’ television program, and such news were met with…
The planned return of the P60-million payment for tourism advertisement on the television program of the Tulfo brothers was an admission of guilt, according to Senator Francis Pangilinan.
Topacio also announced that Teo’s husband, Roberto Teo, who headed the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority, has resigned after being dragged into the mess, uncovered in a Commission on Audit (COA) report.
Erwin Tulfo: Wala akong alam sa DOT ad deal
Broadcaster Erwin Tulfo is fighting fire with fire. After he and his siblings – Ben Tulfo and Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo – received flak for conflict-of-interest laden P60 million ad contract in PTV-4, Erwin is moving to shift public attention to what he claimed as an anomalous contract between former Tourism Secretary Mon Jimenez and web-only news site Rappler.
Ask PTV-4 not me.
Senator Manny Pacquiao on Sunday announced with certainty that a rematch with Australian boxer Jeff Horn is already in the works and the only thing left to be settled is the venue.
A day after he assumed office, Senate President Franklin Drilon has filed his proposed measure that will give President Duterte emergency powers to address the current traffic problem in Metro Manila and other urban areas.
The Department of Tourism’s (DOT) catchy slogan “It’s More Fun in the Philippines” will be spared from change by the incoming Duterte administration.
Incoming Department of Transportation (DOT) secretary Art Tugade is confident that the Metro Manila traffic problem can be solved within 100 days under President Rodrigo Duterte.
Incoming presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo sees nothing wrong with the appointment of a travel agency owner and an advocate for entrepreneurship to the Department of Tourism (DOT) and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), respectively.
A lawmaker wants to declare the municipality of Pio V. Corpuz in Masbate as an ecotourism zone to jumpstart the development and promotion of its…