Thursday, April 18, 2019
#APEC2015 preparations of Iloilo City

Preps in full swing for APEC in Iloilo City

The Department of Tourism (DOT) Region VI scheduled a series of trainings this June and July as Iloilo City gears up to host four...
sin tax collection in the first four months

Sin tax generates P23-B in Jan-April

Sin tax collection in the first four months of 2014 reached P23.02 billlion, higher from P21.74 billion target for the period. The government collected P11.68...
Ongoing construction of Iloilo Convention Center. Photo by Vincent Valencia

Iloilo’s giant investors’ profits up in Q3

Four of Iloilo’s giant investors DoubleDragon Properties Corp., Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI), Megaworld Corp. and Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI) recorded high profits in the first...
Philippine merchandise exports declined by 3.0 percent in December 2015

WV imports, exports drop

Western Visayas (WV) imports and exports dropped in the 2nd quarter of 2014. Based on the 2nd Quarter Exports and Imports Report by the Bureau...

Injap Land Corporation endows to more investments in Iloilo City

Injap Land Corporation breaks new ground in local business industry as it deluges the city with new investments. With the overflowing business enterprises emerging in...

The Marketplace by Rustan’s opens in Iloilo City

The Marketplace by Rustan’s, the first-ever branch of the popular supermarket chain in the entire Western Visayas, has opened at Festive Walk Mall in Iloilo...
The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) is aiming to lure 5.5 million tourists by the end of 2017.

Antique overtakes Iloilo in terms of foreign arrivals

The province of Antique has overtaken the province of Iloilo in terms of foreign tourist arrivals. Based on partial data from the Department of Tourism...
The Travel Mart (TTM) B2B session, organized by The Travel Mart Philippines in cooperation with its overseas tourism partners and the Department of Tourism (DOT-6), was attended by DOT-accredited tour and travel operators and representatives of various hotels and airlines.

Local, int’l tourism stakeholders meet in Iloilo

Local and international tourism stakeholders recently gathered in Iloilo City to exchange products and services. The Travel Mart (TTM) B2B session, organized by The Travel...
Philippine National Bank (PNB) has recently entered into an exclusive partnership with German insurer Allianz for 15 years

PNB enters 15-year distribution partnership with Allianz

Philippine National Bank (PNB), the fourth largest private local commercial bank in the Philippines in terms of assets and deposits, has recently entered into...
Hardworking Filipinos. Photo credits to Rolan Emil Garcia flickr account

More Opportunities await Filipinos in 2015

With the free flow of goods, investments, services, capital, and skilled labor, Filipino consumers are expected to benefit significantly from the formation of Association...