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DOLE: Employers may defer April 9-11 holiday pay
by Rosette Adel - April 1, 2020 - 1:55pm
The Department of Labor and Employment on Wednesday issued an advisory allowing employers to defer paying their employees holiday pay on April 9 to 10 given the national emergency over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lorenzana, Puyat on self-quarantine after exposure to COVID-19-infected exec
by Rosette Adel - March 27, 2020 - 2:44pm
The heads of the Department of National Defense and Department of Tourism will undergo self-quarantine effective Friday after being exposed to Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff Gen. Felimon...
This portable decontamination system can kill coronaviruses, expert says
by Rosette Adel - March 22, 2020 - 8:37am
 A powerful innovative decontamination system that could fight off spread of coronavirus has recently been reintroduced in the country amid the 2019 novel coronavirus disease or COVID-19 outbreak.
WATCH: Inter-agency task force 'on track' on Boracay rehab
by Rosette Adel - March 21, 2020 - 6:47pm
A Department of Tourism official last week said the inter-agency task force assigned to lead the rehabilitation of Boracay island is on track on its two-year commitment.
Philippine tourist destinations to boost comms and medical response capabilities
by Rosette Adel - March 21, 2020 - 5:00pm
Amid the rising COVID-19 cases in the country and threats of natural disasters, the Department of Tourism recently partnered with private sector to disaster preparedness and recovery as well as medical responses...
‘Tunganga na naman kami:’ Recovering Boracay workers’ livelihood suffers anew amid COVID-19 travel ban
by Rosette Adel - March 20, 2020 - 10:56pm
The workers of Boracay are just recovering from the income loss when the island was closed to public for six months in 2018 but they are now facing another threat to their livelihoods amid the COVID-19 outbreak...
COVID-19 task force allows outbound flights during Luzon quarantine
by Rosette Adel - March 17, 2020 - 10:44pm
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases has recommended the lifting of a 72-hour deadline for those leaving for abroad that would see airports across Luzon close down, Tourism...
‘No stranded passengers:’ Gov’t says recovery flights, rides available as quarantine starts
by Rosette Adel - March 16, 2020 - 10:59pm
The Philippine government said it would shoulder recovery flights and tourism transportation of passengers whose flights were affected by the implementation of community quarantine.
Tourists cut trip short amid looming Metro Manila lockdown
by Rosette Adel - March 14, 2020 - 7:29pm
A number of tourists are adjusting their trip schedules after President Rodrigo Duterte announced that the government would place Metro Manila under community quarantine starting Sunday.
DOT urges LGUs to clarify guidelines, consider establishments in Metro Manila curfew
by Rosette Adel - March 14, 2020 - 6:32pm
The Department of Tourism on Saturday called on the local government units to clarify the guidelines and consider the establishments that will be affected by the nine-hour Metro Manila curfew in light of novel coronavirus...
Duterte reschedules visit, meeting with Boracay tourism stakeholders
by Rosette Adel - March 13, 2020 - 10:53am
President Rodrigo Duterte moved his visit to Boracay to a later date, Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said late Wednesday.
Duterte to meet inter-agency task force, tourism stakeholders in Boracay
by Rosette Adel - March 11, 2020 - 2:09pm
President Rodrigo Duterte is set to meet the Boracay Inter-Agency Task Force and tourism stakeholders on the country's top tourist destination on Thursday.
Walang Pasok: Duterte suspends Metro Manila classes until March 14
by Rosette Adel - March 9, 2020 - 10:49pm
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday evening announced suspension of classes in all levels in National Capital Region starting Tuesday, March 10 until Saturday, March 14.
DOT launches website dedicated to COVID-19 bulletin
by Rosette Adel - March 7, 2020 - 11:19am
The Department of Tourism late Friday launched a website containing announcements and advisories on COVID-19.
WATCH: Breakdown of DOT’s P6 billion funds for tourism dev’t amid COVID-19 setback
by Rosette Adel - March 6, 2020 - 5:32pm
The Department of Tourism on Wednesday announced that it has several tourism development efforts to curb the setback from the coronavirus outbreak.
Duterte to visit Boracay on March 12
by Rosette Adel - March 4, 2020 - 7:32pm
Duterte ordered the temporary closure of the island in April 2018 to pave way for its rehabilitation. He said then that the top tourist destination of the country had "become a cesspool." 
World should know about Philippines protocols vs COVID-19, travel industry group says
by Rosette Adel - March 3, 2020 - 8:00am
To address tourism setbacks caused by the coronavirus outbreak and to lure tourists to the country, the Pacific Asia Travel Association suggested letting the rest of the world know the safety protocols the Philippines...
Tourist receipts peak in 2019 as COVID-19 dims outlook
by Rosette Adel - March 2, 2020 - 5:20pm
The Philippine tourism industry generated revenues worth P482.15 billion in 2019.
WATCH: DOT's new ad showcases Philippine culture in 60 seconds
by Rosette Adel - February 29, 2020 - 10:28am
The Department of Tourism on Thursday unveiled a new advertisement music video that features the culture and tradition of the Philippines in just a minute.
Japan travel ban still not discussed, DOT chief says
by Rosette Adel - February 29, 2020 - 9:40am
Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Friday said the travel restriction on Japan is still not yet tackled by the government.
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