Tag: DOT

DOT backs temporary ban on UK travelers

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has thrown its “unequivocal support” to President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to temporarily ban all flights from the United Kingdom over reports of a new coronavirus strain in the Western state.

DOT blasts tourists for faking Covid-19 test results in Boracay

The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday slammed the tourists from Luzon who faked their coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) test results to enter the island, which has recently welcomed travelers after months of closure. (Pixabay photo)

NBI to process missing lawyer’s recovered phone

The recovered mobile phone of the missing lawyer of the Department of Tourism (DOT) will be subjected to a digital forensic autopsy, an official of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said Wednesday.

DOT probes Boracay ‘full moon party’ over quarantine violations

The Department of Tourism (DOT) is investigating a recent party in Boracay over violations of quarantine protocols, Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said on Wednesday. (PNA photo)

DOT coordinates with police over missing Oliva

The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday expressed “deep concern” over its missing official, lawyer Ryan Oliva. (

DOT chief touts cultural tourism in Baguio visit

The Department of Tourism (DOT) touts cultural tourism in Baguio City as it remains optimistic that initiatives such as the Ibagíw Festival will sustain the treasured traditions and art forms of the city.

PH, DOT net accolades at 2020 World Travel Awards Asia

MANILA – The 27th World Travel Awards recognized the Philippines as Asia’s leading beach destination and Asia’s leading dive destination in 2020.