Department of Tourism

DOT targets initial 3,000 Boracay tourism workers to receive Covid vaccines

Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat and National Task Force Against COVID-19 (NTF) Deputy Chief Implementer and testing czar Vince Dizon led the ceremonial vaccination of tourism workers in Boracay Island today, […]

DOT Certificate of Authority to Operate for hotels and resorts compulsory

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat  advises tourism stakeholders, particularly hotel and resort entrepreneurs to secure a DOT Certificate of Authority to Operate before going back to business under […]

Safety of tourists is DOT’s top priority – Sec. Puyat

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat emphasized today, January 24, that the safety and security of tourists remains the top priority of the Department of Tourism (DOT). Asked for her comment on […]

Food-travel fest top bills Negrense star chefs, cuisine

A spectacular celebration ushered in Christmas week as hundreds of people joined the Kaon Na Ta Food & Travel Festival of the Department of Tourism (DOT) in Bacolod City. The event […]