PH hits 8.26-million  foreign arrivals in 2019
International visitors to the Philippines in 2019 reached 8.26 million, a 15.24 percent growth over 2018’s 7.16 million arrivals. Almost all months, except January, registered double-digit growth rates, the largest of which was August at 27.54 percent while December recorded the highest volume at 776,798. “This heralds a new milestone in the country’s tourism history,… (0 comment)

WORLD CLASS TRAVEL DESTINATION: TripAdvisor.com names Boracay 9th best beach in Asia
The Philippines’ Boracay’s White Beach was recently named the ninth best beach in Asia in TripAdvisor.com’s 2019 Travelers’ Choice Award. The recognition came following the island resort’s reopening after it went through a six-month intensive rehabilitation last year. The 10.32 square-kilometer island reopened its beaches to tourists on October 26, 2018. Boracay, even while under… (0 comment)

PH conquers the universe: Catriona Gray is 4th Filipina Ms. Universe
The Philippines conquered the most prestigious beauty pageant in the universe with Catriona Gray proclaimed as Miss Universe 2018 title-holder out of 93 other contestants from countries around the world. The Miss Universe 2018 coronation night was held on Monday, December 17, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. In her winning answer about her experience working in… (0 comment)

Jordan Clarkson shows Pinoy pride in 2018 Asian Games
National Basketball Association Cleveland Star Jordan Clarkson performed the significant task of carrying the Philippine flag during the festive 2018 Asian Games opening ceremonies at Gelora Bung Kar No Stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia on August 18, 2018. In an interview with Philippine Daily Inquirer, Clarkson said: “I have never done something like that and that… (0 comment)

UP Singing Ambassadors bag top prize at international choir competition in Spain
Raising the Philippine flag yet again in the field of music and artistry, the University of the Philippines (UP) Singing Ambassadors were proclaimed as the overall grand champion at the 64th International Habaneras and Polyphony Competition held in Torrevieja, Spain. The UP Singing Ambassadors won the top slot among the 12 short-listed choirs from 11… (0 comment)

Tanduay is world’s No. 1 rum, beats Bacardi
The Philippines’ Tanduay Rhum was named the best-selling rum in the world, beating the popular Bacardi and other international brands. According to Tanduay Rhum, its newfound global status was based on a ranking released by think tank Drinks International (http://drinksint.com/). “We have a great product to offer the world and the world finally recognized it,”… (0 comment)