HSMA, DOT, TPB launches GPSTV and “Go Philippines, Soar High!” initiative

The Hotel Sales and Marketing Association (HSMA), in partnership with the Department of Tourism, and the Tourism Promotions Board, officially launched a pioneering collaboration to reignite the tourism sector through television broadcast. “Go Philippines, Soar High!”, aptly named GPSTV was launched on September 23, 2020, live via zoom and on the GPSTV facebook page. “Go…

Hotel Sales and Marketing Association Holds Biggest Tourism Sale of 2020

Hotel marketing group takes initiative to stimulate demand in anticipation of eased restrictions. With the gradual lifting of quarantine restrictions around the country,  Filipinos are raring to pack their suitcases and travel, albeit more cautiously, to once again enjoy the country’s beautiful destinations with families and friends. The Department of Tourism recently came up with…

Tourism Promotions Board Philippines achieves ISO 9001:2015 re-accreditation

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines once again proves its commitment towards the continuous improvement of its management systems by successfully maintaining its ISO 9001:2015 certification. The audit performed by the Certification International Philippines, Inc. showed that the quality management systems in place at TPB has seen remarkable improvements and discovered no non-conformities in the…

Tourism Promotions Board | Growing Philippine tourism

The Philippines is once again at the forefront of the global tourism industry with its participation in the World Travel Market (WTM) 2019 in Excel, London. Organized by the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), the marketing and promotions arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), the Philippines’ participation was able to generate more than P62 millionbased…

Tourism Promotions Board Launches Sustainable Community-Based Tourism Recognition

The Philippines Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), the marketing arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), launched recently the first Sustainable Community-Based Tourism Recognition (SCBTR) as part of its “Sustainable Tourism” campaign. In keeping with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations, and the National Tourism Act of…

4th Regional Travel Fair Pushes For Domestic Tourism

Spearheaded by the revitalized Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines, the marketing arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), the 4th Regional Travel Fair in Clark, Pampanga recently concluded with a wide range of activities such as business-to-business sessions, a two-day business-to-consumer exhibit, forums and pre-event tours to further increase nationwide domestic tourist arrivals while promoting…

Pampanga To Host TPB Regional Travel Fair

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) 4th Regional Travel Fair will be held at SM City in Clark, Pampanga on April 4-7, 2019, highlighting domestic tourism in the country. Expected to draw over 100 participants from the travel trade sector, government agencies and local government units (LGUs), the four-day fair will include a two-day consumer expo…

TPB | The Philippines Makes A Splash At The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019 In Vietnam

With an estimated US$ 475,000.00 business leads generated during the four-day event, the participation of the Philippines in the recently-concluded ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in Hanoi, Vietman was a resounding success for the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) with the Department of Tourism (DOT). A 270 sqm. booth was secured by TPB to showcase the inviting array of local destinations,…

MICECON 2018, A Success!

MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions/Events) Conference, the largest gathering of local and international MICE industry experts and practitioners, was successfully mounted this year in Bacolod. Organized by the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), the marketing arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), MICECON 2018 featured educational talks from world-class experts.