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Research methodologies using the Asian Barometer data set

Posted: 2016-11-29
Category: News

thumbnail_HAU.jpgThe AIM-Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism conducted a research seminar entitled, “Research methodologies using the Asian Barometer data set” at the Holy Angel University, Angeles, Pampanga last 25 November 2016.

 

TOURISM WATCH: A Monitoring System for Philippine Tourism Development

Posted: 2016-11-29
Category: News

thumbnail fgd.jpgThe focus group discussion is conducted as part of the research venture between UP-AIT and ALT-CFT on the Philippine tourism industry. The discussion aimed to identify the trends and developments in the Philippine tourism industry that needs monitoring. 

 

Exploring sustainable tourism

Posted: 2016-11-29
Category: News

thumbnail gnw.jpgThe W.SyCip Graduate School of Business (WSGSB), together with the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism (ALT-CFT) held a weeklong management course on sustainable tourism for the students of the Global Network Advanced Management (GNAM) network last 17-21 October 2016. The course was comprised of several on-site visits, such as the Asian Development Bank (ADB), DVF Dairy Farms, the Philippine Carabao Center, and the Masungi Georeserve. 

 

Advancing Research in Tourism: Methods of Research Program for TIEZA (Part 2)

Posted: 2016-05-20
Category: News

TIEZA thumbnail.jpgIn the venture towards establishing a well-grounded tourism research, the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism (ALT-CFT) offered its expertise in strategic management and research methods to the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA). The last two sessions of the course on 'Advancing Research in Tourism: Methods of Research Program' encompassed the subject of quantitative research.

 

 

Sharing Expertise on Tourism Research

Posted: 2016-04-29
Category: News

Edit for Thumbnail.JPGAs Philippine tourism's presence in the global stage heightens, the significance of tourism research in continously developing and advancing the industry is becoming more apparent. Projects, programs, and initiatives necessitate the support of grounded research.  

 

 

Exploring heritage tourism and beyond: Kawit heritage tour

Posted: 2016-04-29
Category: News

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Kawit, Cavite has been a witness to significant historical events in Philippine history. Apart from being known as the birthplace of the first president of the Republic of the Philippines, Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo, the preserved sites and customs in the locality are not to be overlooked. 

 

 

Fostering sustainable Agrotourism and Forestry in the Philippines

Posted: 2016-04-18
Category: News
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Over the decades, tourism has been growing its international presence as a frontrunner in fostering socio-economic growth.

 

 

Fulfilling the Venture on Case Method Pedagogy: The AIM-DLSU Case Presentation

Posted: 2016-02-29
Category: News

cftnews-thumb_aim-dlsu-case-pres-feb19.jpgThe AIM-DLSU Case Presentation last February 19, 2016 at De La Salle University was the culmination of the case writing collaborative project of the researchers and case writers from both institutions. 

 

Tourism Center organizes forum on food and sustainable tourism

Posted: 2016-02-09
Category: News

cftnews-thumb_food-as-key-to-sustainable-tourism.pngFood and culture is the new sustainable tourism product that the Philippines can offer to complement what it is currently putting forward. This was the general idea shared by the experts in the forum Food and Culture: A New Sustainable Tourism Product for ASEAN last 19 January 2016.

 

Doing research using the AIM ASEAN Barometer

Posted: 2015-12-09
Category: News

cftnews-thumb_doing-research-using-aim-asean-barometer.jpgThe youth and business sector play a vital role in the success of economic integration. Over two-thirds of the ASEAN population are the youth (age 15-30). Likewise, the growth of MSMEs in the region has been rapid.

 

Designing and Developing Sustainable Tourism

Posted: 2015-11-05
Category: News
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When done sustainably, tourism can bring about many socio-economic benefits to communities throughout the Philippine archipelago. Both the private sector and local government units (LGUs) are instrumental to sustainable development since they create the infrastructure, policies and planning procedures needed for tourism. 

 

Managing Tourism for Development: A Strategic Planning and Business Dev't Program for TIEZA

Posted: 2015-06-25
Category: News
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Tourism can bring about many socio-economic benefits to communities throughout the Philippine archipelago. The private sector, the local government units (LGUs), and the arms of the national government are instrumental to development as they create the infrastructure, policies and planning procedures needed for tourism. They all support tourism businesses while conserving resources and ensuring community interests. 

Madrid Fusion Manila

Posted: 2015-05-09
Category: News
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Philippine cuisine is a fundamental element of the identity and expressions that are distinctly Filipino. The cooking methods differ from one region or province to another. It evolved from the diverse histories of its 7,107 islands, ranging from its Austronesian origins to the infusion of Malay, Chinese, Spanish, and American influences. 

 

Showcasing the Center for Tourism's research competence

Posted: 2015-04-17
Category: News
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Last 15 April 2015, all the Centers of Excellence of the Asian Institute of Management showcased their recent activities and medium-term plans. This showcase was organized to help faculty to decide which Center(s) they would want to align themselves in terms of research and other projects. 

 

AIM and DLSU joined forces in a case writing seminar

Posted: 2015-03-27
Category: News
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The Asian Institute of Management – Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism and the De La Salle University – Center for Business Research and Development entered into a joint undertaking to co-organize the AIM-DLSU Case Writing Workshop for the faculties and researchers of the Ramon V. Del Rosario College of Business (RVRCOB) and the Asian Institute of Management (AIM). 

 

Learning Ecotourism and Heritage Tourism models

Posted: 2015-03-19
Category: News
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The W. SyCip Graduate School of Business and the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism of the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) conducted a weeklong Sustainable Tourism Management course for students of the Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM).

 

ALT-CFT launches the maiden issue of Industry Outlook

Posted: 2015-03-09
Category: News

altnews-thumb_alt-cft-launches-maiden-issue-of-industry-outlook.jpgThe AIM – Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism is proud to present its maiden issue of the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism Industry Outlook.

 

 

Tourism Business joins the thematics of the APUGSM Conferences

Posted: 2015-02-16
Category: News
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The research community, once again, saw the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism in the international conference scene as it became one of the co-organizers of the recently concluded Asia Pacific University Graduate School of Management (APUGSM) Conferences 2015 – Advancements in Business and Economic Research.

 

Preparing the Philippine tourism industry for the ASEAN Economic Community 2015

Posted: 2014-12-15
Category: News
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For the Philippine tourism industry to be “competitive” in line of the upcoming ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) of 2015, it must advance its strategic planning and effectively utilize its labor and capital. This was the general idea shared by experts who participated in the lecture series Raising travel and tourism competitiveness in the Philippines towards ASEAN integration 2015 held last 28 November 2014 at the First Philippine Holdings Caseroom of the Asian Institute of Management, Makati City.

Can Ecotourism boost the economy in the Philippines?

Posted: 2014-11-18
Category: News
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Can the Philippines build a productive ecotourism industry around its natural environment? The Asian Institute of Management's Fernando Y. Roxas talks about the country's chances of claiming a link in the "tourism supply chain."

 

Pushing the frontiers of Ecotourism in the Philippines

Posted: 2014-10-27
Category: News
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As one of the forerunners of ecotourism, the W. SyCip Graduate School of Business and the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism of the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) conducted a weeklong management course on ecotourism for students of the Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM) last 13-17 October 2014.

 

Propelling Filipino cuisine to the world stage

Posted: 2014-09-15
Category: News
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Every Filipino knows that Philippine cuisine is one of the best in the world. Filipinos love it. Filipinos are passionate about it. The increasing popularity of food tourism in the Philippines indicates that travelers visit the country not only to see its historical sites and natural wonders but also to experience the unique flavors Filipino food has to offer.

 

There is strength in connectivity

Posted: 2014-08-04
Category: News
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The research community saw the debut of the Dr. Andrew L. Tan Center for Tourism in the international conference scene as it participated in the recently concluded Asia Pacific University Graduate School of Management (APUGSM) 2014 International Summer Conference on Business & Economics Research. 

 

We soar high when we are connected

Posted: 2014-07-10
Category: News

The growth of Asian travelers is accompanied by technological developments that make travel more convenient. This makes the possibilities of digital travel endless.

 

Cultural heritage tourism can boost the Philippine economy

Posted: 2014-06-03
Category: News
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Preserving heritage and cultural resources can facilitate economic growth. This was the consensus of the experts who participated in the forum Nurturing Cultural Heritage Tourism in the Philippines last 27 May 2014 held at the Meralco Caseroom of the Asian Institute of Management, Makati City.