Strengthened ties of Cebu, Shanghai seen to boost province’s tourism

A top official of an international trade body of Shanghai, China believes that strengthening the ties between his country and the Philippines will largely benefit the tourism industry of Cebu. Yang Jianrong, head of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, said Chinese tourists spend more during their travel abroad compared to other nationals continue reading : Strengthened ties of Cebu, Shanghai seen to boost province’s tourism

Chinese delegation seeks Gov’s support for visa-upon-arrival at MCIA

Hoping to support the increase of more than 70 percent in Chinese tourist arrivals in Central Visayas this year, the Cebu Provincial Government and the Chinese Consulate in Cebu are looking into the possible implementation of the visa-upon-arrival for Chinese tourists. In a courtesy call to Gov. Hilario P. Davide III last week, Cebu Chinese continue reading : Chinese delegation seeks Gov’s support for visa-upon-arrival at MCIA

21st ITOP officially opens in Cebu

Cebu officially welcomed yesterday foreign head delegates from different countries attending the 21st Inter-Island Tourism Policy (ITOP) Forum. With Cebu as the host, Governor Hilario P. Davide III and Vice Gov Agnes A. Magpale led the opening of the international tourism forum, which this year carries the theme “Synergizing MICE with Culture and Heritage.” MICE continue reading : 21st ITOP officially opens in Cebu