• COVID-19: DOT8 Springs Stranded Tourists, Total Assisted Travelers Now at 11,000

    TACLOBAN CITY—Cebu Pacific sweeper flight airlifted at least (57) international tourists stranded due to flight cancellations in connection with the national state of health emergency measures.

    The sweeper flight was made possible by the DOT8 Action Team’s exhaustive efforts to contact stranded tourists within 16 hours from the scheduled flight, transporting them safely from various points in the region in coordination with the CAAP, and provision of DOT8 MalasaKITS and boarding passes.

    Stranded tourists receives MalasaKIT bag from a DOT8 A-Team member prior to boarding Cebu Pacific sweeper flight for distraught international tourists.

    Following health and security protocols

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  • AirAsia PH Travel Advisory: AirAsia extends flexibility options for existing flight bookings with departures until 30 April 2020 amidst COVID-19 outbreak

    Manila, Philippines — AirAsia is offering extended flexibility options for ALL existing flight bookings made on or before 22 March 2020 with a departure date between 23 March and 30 April 2020 (excluding Thailand and India domestic flight bookings operated by Thai AirAsia, airline code FD and AirAsia India, airline code I5).

    AirAsia Travel Advisory

    Eligible guests can now select from the following range of flexible travel options immediately, using the airline’s AI chatbot AVA on support.airasia.com or airasia.com:

    Unlimited flight change: Change to any new travel date before 31 October 2020 on the same route any time up

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  • Modern Peoples Jeep rolled out in Cebu

    The Queen City of the South recently witnessed the launch of 55 units of modern Peoples Jeep as part of the country’s public utility vehicle modernization program.

    The state-of-the-art jeeps, which will ply key routes around Metro Cebu, will use the all-new Durabus Zhongtong Class 2 which is compliant with the Philippine National Standards of the Department of Trade and Industry.

    Modern Peoples Jeep rolled out in Cebu

    A project of the Cebu People’s Multi-Purpose Cooperative (CPMPC), the rollout is by far the biggest launch in line with the implementation of the nationwide transport modernization program.

    Peoples Jeep

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  • ALL CEBU PACIFIC AND CEBGO FLIGHTS WILL BE CANCELLED from March 19 until April 14, 2020, in support of government regulations on COVID-19.

    Cebu Pacific Advisory: Suspension of all Flight Operations due to COVID-19

    The Philippine government recently implemented Enhanced Community Quarantine over Luzon and similar directives across various provinces in the country. We are ensuring the safety of our passengers and operations teams, in compliance with the stricter quarantine measures, land travel restrictions and regulations in place.

    The last day of operations will be on March 18, 2020, where Cebu Pacific will operate the following flights:

    • Manila-Bangkok-Manila
    • Manila-Tokyo (Narita)-Manila
    • Manila-Osaka-Manila
    • Manila-Nagoya-Manila
    • Manila-Ho Chi Minh-Manila
    • Manila-Singapore-Manila
    • Manila-Taipei-Manila
    • Manila-Bali (Denpasar)-Manila

    Please check the flight status through bit.ly/CEBflight-status.

    Below is a summary of

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  • Department of Tourism Welcomes Lifting of Travel Ban For Outbound Passengers

    Manila, Philippines — The Department of Tourism (DOT) welcomed the decision of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) to lift the 72-hour window for individuals departing overseas.

    DOT coordinated with the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Department of Labor and Employments to provide the joint guidelines for the lifting of the ban.

    Department of Tourism Welcomes Lifting of Travel Ban For Outbound Passengers

    OFWs, Balikbayans, and foreign nationals will be allowed to leave at any time during the Enhanced Community Quarantine in Luzon, provided they travel only to the airport within 24 hours of the date and time of

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