Philippines News

Marie Venus Tan, chief operating officer, Philippines Tourism Promotions Board

Marie Venus Tan, chief operating officer, Philippines Tourism Promotions Board

7 November 2018 Videos

Breaking Travel News catches up with Marie Venus Tan, chief operating officer of the Philippines Tourism Promotions Board, during World Travel Market in London. With the destination at the forefront of overtourism, following the closure of Boracay, she tells us how the country is protecting the environment while meeting the needs of the hospitality sector and reveals what is on the agenda for 2019.

Brulhart  to lead Mövenpick Resort & Spa Boracay

Brulhart to lead Mövenpick Resort & Spa Boracay

31 October 2018 Hotel News

A Swiss national with three decades of hospitality management experience, André Brulhart has worked with a series of leading brands. He has also spent more than 20 years in Thailand, heading up popular hotels and resorts in Bangkok, Phuket and Pattaya.

Rosewood unveils plans for four new hotels in Asia

Rosewood unveils plans for four new hotels in Asia

18 October 2018 Hotel News

Rosewood Hotel Group has signalled the next chapter of its Asian expansion with appointments to manage four key properties. These include Rosewood Shenzhen, due to open in 2022, Rosewood Hermana Mayor (2023), New World Jaipur Resort (2023) and Rosewood Shanghai (2024.)

Breaking Travel News investigates: Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila

Breaking Travel News investigates: Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila

20 September 2018 Focus

Shangri-La at the Fort is a landmark, mixed-use development in the heart of Bonifacio Global City, an emerging contemporary lifestyle district at the centre of Manila and one of the fastest growing urban developments in Asia. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in to see how this commercial city is rapidly changing

Breaking Travel News investigates: Marco Polo Ortigas, Manila

Breaking Travel News investigates: Marco Polo Ortigas, Manila

15 September 2018 Focus

Marco Polo properties are established addresses for travellers throughout Asia, with a proven reputation for exceptional service and an appreciation for their local identity. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole visits Marco Polo Ortigas to find out more about this industry leading brand

Breaking Travel News interview: Citadines Salcedo Makati, Manila

Breaking Travel News interview: Citadines Salcedo Makati, Manila

14 September 2018 Focus

Conveniently located within the charming Salcedo Village in the Makati Central Business District, Citadines Salcedo Makati sits in an area teeming with a variety of restaurants, bars and cafés, and whole slew of other lifestyle options like yoga studios, an art auction house and weekend market. Here Breaking Travel News calls in during a flying visit to Manila to discover more

Cebu Pacific to return to Boracay

Cebu Pacific to return to Boracay

31 August 2018 Airline News Tourism News

The Philippines-based carrier will be the first airline to land in Caticlan, allowing passengers on the first flight to enjoy the sunrise in Boracay, following a six-month closure for its rehabilitation, restoration and recovery.