• Support the local weaving industry: Likhang HABI Market Fair goes online for the first time

    Likhang HABI Market Fair goes online for the first time

    Manila, Philippines – Driven by its advocacy to preserve and promote the local textile industry, HABI: The Philippine Textile Council continues to provide platforms for local weavers to showcase their work to more people.

    Likhang HABI Online Market Fair

    This year, in keeping with the times, the Likhang HABI Market Fair is going online for the first time at www.shophabifair.com from October 21 to 27. The annual trade fair used to be held at the Glorietta Activity Center.

    “Since we are not allowed to gather in large groups because

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  • DOT welcomes reopening of Ilocos Norte to Luzon tourists on Oct 15

    Ilocos Norte welcomes back tourists from Luzon starting Oct. 15

    Manila, Philippines – Ilocos Norte, which is famous for various attractions, including panoramic ocean views, a breathtaking wind farm, baroque architecture, and sand dunes adventure, is reopening its doors to more tourists from the rest of Luzon on October 15.

    Paoay Church in Ilocos Norte by Brynht via Wikipedia CC

    We’re elated with the decision of Governor Manotoc to finally welcome visitors from Luzon to Ilocos Norte, even those coming from areas that are still under general community quarantine (GCQ). The province’s success in managing the number of COVID-19

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