The Singaporean government has also banned overseas companies from providing sponsorship to this year's Pink Dot rally
The Department of Tourism was unable to utilize P1.5 billion of its 2016 budget, says COA
Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo says that the country will not host the 2017 pageant
The KulTOURa app contains information and details of selected places in the Philippines as guide for travelers
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After the botched partnership of McCann and the DOT, a group of creatives have come up with their own tourism ad
McCann says it respects the DOT decision and believes 'it is in the best interest of all parties to discuss a sensible resolution to this matter'
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After initially standing by its allegedly plagiarized ad, the Department of Tourism now says it expects a public apology from McCann Worldgroup Philippines
Tourism Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre says that while the Philippine ad is similar to South Africa's, it has a unique proposition of attracting retirees
The McCann Worldgroup Philippines responds to critics who say that its 'Sights' commercial is similar to a South African tourism ad
Netizens on social media point out that the theme, complete with the revelation at the end, is similar to a South African tourism ad
(UPDATED) The Department of Tourism unveils its second TV commercial, titled 'Sights'
'They are not going to destroy the corals,' says Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo, recalling the personal assurance given to her by representatives of Viacom International Media Networks and Coral World Park Undersea Resorts
Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez says the 'isolated incident' that prompted the declaration of martial law in Mindanao will not counter the country's growth momentum
Strong statements against extrajudicial killings in the country are making it difficult for the tourism department to promote the Philippines, says DOT chief Wanda Teo
(UPDATED) The management committee of the Tourism Promotions Board 'commits its full cooperation, guaranteeing the transparency of the agency in the entire process'
'I trust the guy,' says the President, adding that Montano already has money and would not ruin his reputation for 'a measly amount'
(UPDATED) The complaint – by Tourism Promotions Board 'management and staff, together with the board members, tourism private sector, and a number of DOT regional directors' – is being reviewed by the Presidential Action Center
The Department of Tourism sticks to the 'It's More Fun in the Philippines' slogan but adds a twist
The number of Chinese applying for a tourist visa to the Philippines rises to 1,400 daily
The Department of Transportation says they want to ensure the pageant won't cause hassles for commuters
While departments and local governments are ordered to support the international event, the Palace says it should not disrupt their work
DOT Secretary Wanda Teo swears in Cesar Montano as the DOT's Tourism Promotions Board Chief Operating Officer
But two lawmakers defended the long-standing practice, saying it helps legislators craft laws
House members approved the proposal to appoint the Pambansang Kamao as official DOT endorser
The 6-year National Tourism Development Plan includes new roads, port upgrades, and more tourism enterprise zones
Philippine Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo has also asked the unit of ANA Holdings to explore the possibility of a Tokyo-Davao route
Philippine Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo and China National Tourism Administration chief Li Jinzao will sign the MOU in the presence of President Rodrigo Duterte and China President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Thursday, October 20
Secretary Wanda Teo says the DOT is looking at a 'potential visitor market' for sporting events like boxing fights and hopes 'boxing promoters can make it happen'
The Department of Tourism issues a statement in response to a petition asking Miss Universe organizers not to hold the Miss Universe coronation night in the country
More details on what to expect as the Philippines makes plans to welcome candidates from around the world for the Miss Universe pageant in 2017
The Department of Tourism is already working on a new campaign slogan to replace 'It's More Fun in the Philippines'
'More exposure as a country, the more tourists are coming, with the correct marketing plan,' says the Senate President Pro-Tempore
31-year-old Heather Bowerman heads Dot Labs, a US-based startup that believes hormonal differences between men and women merit drugs tailor-made for each gender
President Rodrigo Duterte may even raise his opposition with the Miss Universe Organization, says Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo
The group of Chavit Singson secures commitment from Philippine Airlines, SM, Japanese casino mogul Kazuo Okada, and Solar Entertainment, among others, the tourism chief says
Scientists confirm the presence of an Earth-like exoplanet orbiting Proxima Centauri, the star nearest our Solar System
President Duterte said that hosting Miss Universe in the country isn't among the priorities of his government
DOT Secretary Wanda Teo has met with Miss Earth representatives
A huge, colorful mural is painted on houses on the hillside community of Stonehill, Botiwtiw and Sadjap (STOBOSA) in Barangay Balili, La Trinidad, Benguet
'We will retain it because it has already attracted tourists to come to the Philippines,' says incoming Department of Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon Teo
The SM-owned, Hilton-managed hotel is located in the flourishing Bay City district
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(UPDATED) President-elect Rodrigo Duterte chooses Dr Paulyn Jean Rosell Ubial for the DOH, Wanda Corazon Teo for the DOT, and Ramon Lopez for the DTI