Author: Travel Trade Philippines

Online TPB video contest set for launch at PHITEX

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) will have a soft launch of an online video contest highlighting the reasons for “loving” to travel to any part of the Philippines. Open to both Filipino and foreign participants, the contest dubbed “Phil the Love” is expected to provide the various brand definitions to “It’s More Fun in the Philippines” based on the tourists’ own perspectives and experiences. TPB Chief Operating Officer Cesar Montano said the contest would optimize the country’s online brand presence and visibility, broaden its value proposition, position it as a preferred global destination, and reach and capture a sizable block of the millennial market, both in the...

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15 Things To Know On Travel Agency Business

After attending a seminar, most participants come up with questions asking for more tips on how to run a travel agency business hence we have come up with a 15 things to know on travel agency business hoping it could be of help. During pre-operations, the travel entrepreneur should know the following: 1.  How to register a travel agency business and what are the government requirements in approving this kind of business. Contract of Lease , 20sqm office of commercial location will be a plus. Get the list of requirements for DTI  (sole proprietor) or SEC (corporation), BIR ,...

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Travel Business 101: Understanding Travel Agency Business

This Nov25, 2017, Saturday, we are hosting a Travel Business 101: Understanding Travel Agency Business learning session at IFI Conference Centre, 1500 Taft Avenue corner JL Escoda St., Ermita, Manila  (across Asian Social Institute) from 8 AM to 1 PM. Target participants: Entrepreneurs who would like to try this travel agency business. Individuals who have that passion for travel and would like to turn their passion into business. AGENDA Topics to be discussed are as follows: Travel Industry Trends – International & Domestic What is a Travel Agency Products Offered By A Travel Agency How Does A Travel Agency Operate Permits Needed...

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Bus Reservations At Your Fingertips with Iwantseats

Now bus reservations at your fingertips with iwantseats.com spell convenience and ease of booking your bus travels without going thru the hassles of queuing at the bus stations days before your travel. Iwantseats.com is a real-time online booking system, meaning that you can get instant confirmation of seats directly from the bus operators. Booking process is easy, just register, login, choose your destination then book. Settle your payment within 48 hours otherwise reservation will automatically expire if they do not receive confirmation of payment within this period. You may rebook your trip if seats are still available. Payment options are...

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DOT invites tourists to Visit the Philippines Again

Taking off from the success of the Visit the Philippines Year (VPY) 2015 campaign, the Department of Tourism (DOT) launches Visit the Philippines Again (VPA) 2016 as part of its intensive marketing efforts to establish the Philippines both as a tourist and business destination. “Visit the Philippines Again 2016 is going to be the most massive retail-focused effort the Philippines has ever made. We are negotiating with tour operators and travel agents to give incentives to returning visitors to the Philippines,” DOT Secretary Ramon R. Jimenez, Jr. said. Aside from the special packages for visitors, the DOT, together with...

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