This new law will boost agritourism in the philippines the new republic act 10816 or the farm development act of 2016 aims to promote farm tourism throughout the country aside from production, farms in the philippines can now be venues for education, training and outdoor recreation through republic act 10816 or the farm development act of 2016. Child sex tourism remained a serious problem in the philippines, with sex tourists coming from northeast asia, australia, new zealand, europe, and north america to engage in the commercial sexual exploitation of children. The philippine tourism act of 2009 (republic act no 9593) was passed with the intention of jumpstarting a philippine tourism industry that had fallen far beh.
An attached agency of the department of tourism, the tourism promotions board (tpb) exists to market and promote the philippines domestically and. Discover the philippines the official website of the philippine department of tourism in australia & new zealand. Laws of kenya tourism act no 28 of 2011 revised edition 2012  published by the national council for law reporting with the authority of the attorney-general.
This investment incentives in the philippines booklet this booklet is intended • tourism act of 2009 (ra 9593) who may qualify to avail of incentives under. The tourism act of 2009 or republic act (ra) 9593 declares it a national policy for tourism to be one of the country's engines of investment and employment, and of growth and national development. The tourism act, 2008 arrangement of sections section title part i preliminary provisions 1 short title and commencement 2 interpretation 3.
The house of representatives of the philippines is supporting department of tourism secretary alberto lim's proposal to change and amend the rules and regulations of the tourism act of 2009 the reforms should inspire tourism industry to fulfill and carry out the intent of making the tourism. Tourism act of 2009 and its implementing rules and regulations marketing and promoting the philippines domestically and internationally as a major global. Philippine tourism proved its strength in arrival growth for the first half of 2017 by receiving a total of 3,357,591 visitors (tourism act of 2009) irr.
Republic act no 10066 otherwise known as the philippine cultural heritage act filipino and the intramuros administration for the department of tourism. Republic act no 9593 - tourism act of 2009 this law provides fiscal and non-fiscal incentives to registered enterprises in the tourism enterprise zones created herein to spur investments in the country, generate foreign exchange and employment, and promote tourism industry as an indispensable element of the national economy and an industry. Recognizing the importance of agriculture in sustaining and enhancing human life, not just in terms of food production, but also in providing livelihood to a major portion of the population, president benigno s c aquino iii signed into law ra no 10816, also known as the farm tourism development act of 2016 (the act), on may 23, 2016. Republic act no 9593 otherwise known as tourism act of 2009 was approved into law on may 12, 2009this declares philippine tourism as an indispensable element of the national economy and an industry of national interest and importance.
Republic of the philippines republic act no 7160 - the local government code of 1991 pta - the philippine tourism authority (w). Hr 979 (ih) - promoting tourism to enhance our economy act of 2017. 11th floor, velaanaage ameer ahmed magu malé republic of maldives tel: +(960) 3323776.