South Korea remains Cebu’s top market for foreign arrivals

07/12/2022 5:09:00 AM

South Korea remains Cebu’s top market for foreign arrivals

South Korea remains Cebu’s top market for foreign arrivals

CEBU CITY, Philippines - Cebu welcomed over 2 million tourists, both local and foreign, during the first nine months of the year, data from local tourism officials showed. During the Economic

By: Morexette Marie B.By JOSH SMITH AND SOO-HYANG CHOI, Reuters Published December 6, 2022 12:59pm SEOUL - North Korea said on Tuesday it had ordered military units to fire more artillery shells into the sea, the North's official KCNA news agency reported, in response to South Korea's ongoing drills across the border.By: Wenilyn B.World Cup on Monday.

Erram - CDN Digital Multimedia Reporter | December 07,2022 - 09:24 AM Over two million tourists visited Cebu this year.| File photo CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu welcomed over 2 million tourists, both local and foreign, during the first nine months of the year, data from local tourism officials showed.Seoul called that a violation of a 2018 inter-Korean agreement to reduce tensions.During the Economic Diplomacy Townhall Meeting of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday, December 6, at the Capitol Social Hall, the Department of Tourism in Central Visayas (DOT-7) announced that Cebu recorded approximately 2.The two are Phoebe Joy Dingcong (top 8) and Carmela Bihag (top 10).3 million in tourist arrivals between January to September 2022.The allies say the drills are necessary to deter nuclear-armed North Korea, which tested a record number of missiles this year and has made preparations to resume nuclear testing for the first time since 2017.Of this number, 20 percent or 337,086 happened to be foreign arrivals while the remaining 1.He was back training for the first time on Saturday.

9 million were domestic tourists."The enemy must immediately cease provocative military actions in the zone near the front lines," a spokesperson for the North Korean army said, according to KCNA.Garganera said that the city officials will personally shoulder the expenses and no government funds will be used for the said incentive.The same DOT-7 data also showed that.As of September, at least 85,490 of the island province’s foreign tourists came from South Korea.—Reuters.Even before the pandemic virtually halted all tourism activities and operations here, South Korea was the largest market for foreign arrivals in Cebu.The city council also recognized the other exam passers as well as the officials of CTU-CCMC College of Nursing for the school’s 100-percent passing rate in the exams.Rounding the top three markets for foreign arrivals in Cebu are the United States of America (USA) and China.Brazil struggled without the playmaker but still won its group despite a loss to Cameroon in the last match.

Around 61,000 U.S.The PRC also announced that 18,529 of the 24,903 who took the exams passed.tourists and 42,000 Chinese tourists visited Cebu between January and September.Next to China was Japan, with 17,090 tourist arrivals.Cebu also saw a growing number of foreign tourists from Australia, the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, Singapore, and France.But after undergoing intensive physiotherapy treatment, Neymar improved and was back training on Saturday.

“I’d like to point out (that) there’s a leap across the country (in terms of foreign arrivals), coming from South Korea, Australia, Canada, Singapore and France over the past months and we’re looking forward to more positive tourism arrivals come 2023,” said Gelena Asis-Dimpas, Chief Tourism Operations Officer for DOT-7.Asis-Dimpas also told the audience during Tuesday’s activity, which included at least eight newly appointed Philippine Ambassadors, that their current data serves as proof that Cebu’s tourism industry is posed to have a rosy future, especially after two years in lockdown.“We are on the best scenario – and that is in 2022 and 2023… We expect more of such in the coming years,” said Asis-Dimpas.RELATED STORIES.

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