PAL integrates terminal fee

Philippine Airlines (PAL) has started integrating the cost of passenger-terminal fees for international flights as a component of ticket cost on 1st February 2015. PAL said the move is being carried out in compliance...

6,000 hotel rooms to open in the Philippines

More hotels are expected to be introduced in 2015, with close to 6,000 rooms slated for completion, according to property research firm Colliers. A significant number of hotels slated to open in 2015 are...

Philippines is a retirement destination

Forbes magazine has named the Philippines among the 20 best foreign retirement havens in 2015.  "For U.S. retirees, the principal appeal of the Philippines is a low cost of living in a tropical environment...

Pangaea, Chaos night clubs Manila

Macau-based casino giant Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd. will bring in global entertainment brands to its planned integrated resort complex in the Philippines. The company recently added internationally acclaimed nightclub brands of The Ault Group...

Microtel UP Technohub

Microtel announced that its 13th and latest hotel property, Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub, will have its grand opening in October 2014.   Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub is located at the booming IT...

Meranti Hotel Quezon City

Max’s Group Inc. expects to open its first hotel venture by 2015, on a property adjacent to the company’s “heritage store” in Quezon City.   Through its subsidiary RooM Ventures Corp., the company is...

Cebu Pacific to fly to New Zealand

Cebu Pacific has been designated as an official Philippine carrier to New Zealand, Myanmar and Canada. The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) said the decision was made at its recent board meeting, which also granted...

Cebu Pacific flights to Dammam and Riyadh

Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) will soon launch flights to Dammam and Riyadh, according to the Centre for Pacific Aviation (CAPA).   The plan is part of the carrier’s further expansion of its long-haul network...

Cebu Pacific flights to Canada

The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) has approved the request of Philippine Airlines (PAL) to add flights to Canada, according to a report by InterAksyon.com.  Mr. Wyrlou Samodio, CAB legal division head, said its board...