List of the 17 Regions in the Philippines
National - Capital Region ● I - Ilocos ● II - Cagayan ● III - C. Luzon ● IV-A - Calabarzon ● IV-B - Mimaropa ● V - Bicol ● VI - W. Visayas ● VII - C. Visayas ● VIII - E. Visayas ● IX - Zamboanga ● X - N. Mindanao ● XI - Davao ● XII - Soccsksargen ● XIII - Caraga ● XIV - CAR ● XV - BARMM
- Tourist arrivals hit 3.49M, up 9.76%
- Tuesday, July 9, 2019
- Tourist arrivals rose 9.76 percent in the first five months of the year to 3.49 million from 3.2 million in the same period in 2018, according to the Department of Tourism (DOT).
- Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, DOT secretary, said in May, tourist arrivals grew 15.62 percent growth, the highest month-per-month growth rate for the year from 537,743 in 2018 to 621,719 this year ........... Full Story»
- Five MoUs signed at PHL-Indonesia investment summit
- Monday, July 8, 2019
- THE Philippines-Indonesia Economic and Investment Summit saw the signing of five agreements in the tourism, agriculture and e-commerce industries, Philippine officials at the Jakarta embassy said.
- “Most of the business agreements are in MoU (memorandum of understanding) format and basically connecting companies/associations to further their partnership,” economic attaché Alexander J. Araque said in an e-mail in response to queries from BusinessWorld Friday ........... Full Story»