Month: June 2015

Century Properties and Accor Hotels launch 1st Novotel Suites Manila

MANILA, Philippines – Top Philippine developer and listed firm Century Properties Group Inc., through its subsidiary Century Limitless Corp., has announced a partnership with AccorHotels, one of the world’s most renowned hotel groups, for the management of the...

Century Properties ventures into hotel development

MANILA, Philippines – Century Properties Group Inc. is undertaking its first hotel development through a partnership with one of the world’s most renowned hotel groups. The upscale real estate firm of former ambassador Jose E.B. Antonio said it is teaming up...

DOT sticks to 10-M goal in 2016 tourist arrivals

MANILA, Philippines – While the 10-million foreign tourist arrivals in 2016 seems far-fetched, Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. does not see the need to downgrade the target as his agency will focus more on the revenue and employment goals for next year. The...

Entertainment City projects remain on century’s radar

MANILA, Philippines – Century Properties Group Inc. of former ambassador Jose E.B. Antonio still wants to be part of the action in the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp.’s (Pagcor) Entertainment City — the country’s answer to gaming hotspots like Macau and...

Bo­ra­cay not yet full, says DOT sec­re­tary

TOURISTS con­tinue to ar­rive on Bo­ra­cay Is­land to have their sum­mer va­ca­tion. ILOILO CITY—Tourism Sec­re­tary Ra­mon Jimenez Jr. said Bo­ra­cay Is­land had not yet reached its car­ry­ing ca­pac­ity, amid re­newed calls for a stop of fur­ther de­vel­op­ment...