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PH welcomes Palawan, Cebu, Boracay Travel + Leisure ranking

MANILA-- The Philippine government, through the Department of Tourism (DOT), on Tuesday, welcomed the inclusion of Palawan,...

Senator-elect Bato to push for firing squad for drug traffickers

MANILA -- Retired Philippine National Police (PNP) chief and Senator-elect Ronald dela Rosa on Wednesday reiterated that he...

Actor Mateo Guidicelli completes Scout Ranger orientation course

By Priam Nepomuceno | PNA MANILA -- Screen actor and Philippine Army (PA) reservist probationary 2nd...

Dive tourism, the next big thing in Camiguin

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora | PNA CAMIGUIN, Northern Mindanao -- Keen on attracting the growing dive tourism market, the first-ever...

Philippine tourism input to GDP rises to 12.7% and creates 5.4M jobs in 2018

MANILA -- The tourism industry’s contribution to the economy reached another milestone in 2018. It increased to 12.7...

Nature-inspired adventure tourism opens in Batangas

NASUGBU, Batangas -- A new, adventure-filled, and nature-inspired treetop experience now beckons tourists and vacationers at the lush centuries-old Batulao forest here as...

19 years after 9/11, Americans continue to fear foreign extremists and underplay the dangers of domestic terrorism

By Jeff Gruenewald, University of Arkansas; Joshua D. Freilich, City University of New York; Steven Chermak, Michigan State University, and William Parkin,...

Why do Filipinas marry foreigners

Because of the internet and social media, it is now easier for men and women to meet someone from the other side...

Palawan wins world’s best island title in T+L list

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora | PNA MANILA -- Palawan was cited as the world's best island in the Travel+Leisure (T+L)...

House okays ABS-CBN provisional franchise bill on second reading

By Filane Mikee Cervantes  | PNA MANILA – The House of Representatives on Wednesday approved on second reading a measure seeking...

Philippines: Rodrigo Duterte’s dictatorship sinks to new depths with closure of main broadcaster

By Tom Smith, University of Portsmouth After just four years in power, Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines,...