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Romantic Solaire Resort & Casino – Arts, Food, Shopping, SPA and Music All-in-One

Romantic Solaire Resort & Casino – Arts, Food, Shopping, SPA and Music All-in-One

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – As the development of the global tourism industry grows year by year, the Philippines has been considered as the next must-visit country for tourists. The Solaire Resort & Casino in Manila, established and operated by a Filipino entrepreneur, aims to provide visitors with a taste of arts and [...]

Philippines Sending Containers Filled with Garbage Back to S. Korea

Philippines Sending Containers Filled with Garbage Back to S. Korea

SEOUL, Jan. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Dozens of containers containing trash from South Korea entered the Philippines last July, which caused major upheaval in the Philippines for citizens and environmentalists alike. The trash in question was sent by a South Korea-Philippines joint venture, which reported that the containers contained pieces of plastic. The containers were [...]

S. Korean Government Investigates Company that Exported Waste to the Philippines

S. Korean Government Investigates Company that Exported Waste to the Philippines

SEOUL, Nov. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government has launched an investigation into a domestic firm that provoked the ire of the Philippines for illegally exporting waste to the country. The South Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in tandem with the Ministry of Environment and the Korea Customs Service, conducted a thorough search [...]

CP Kelco Closes Sale of Carrageenan Production Site in Philippines to Marcel Trading Corporation

CP Kelco Closes Sale of Carrageenan Production Site in Philippines to Marcel Trading Corporation

ATLANTA, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) — CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid ingredients, today announced it has completed the sale of its carrageenan plant in Sibonga, Cebu, Philippines, to Marcel Trading Corporation, a carrageenan producer in the Philippines. In May 2017, CP Kelco made the decision to seek a strategic buyer for [...]

S. Korean Hotels Set Eyes on Southeast Asia

S. Korean Hotels Set Eyes on Southeast Asia

SEOUL, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean hotel chains are targeting Southeast Asian countries to bypass tough competition at home and take advantage of the region’s fast-growing economy, industry watchers said Sunday. Industry watchers said Southeast Asia is an attractive market for local hotel chains as South Koreans also frequently visit the region for [...]

South Korea Extends Travel Alert for Philippines’ Mindanao Region

South Korea Extends Travel Alert for Philippines’ Mindanao Region

SEOUL, July 26 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea on Wednesday extended its travel alert for two cities in Mindanao, the Philippines, citing safety concerns from ongoing conflicts between the Philippine government and the Islamic State-inspired group. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs here said the travel warnings imposed in May on Davao City and Cagayan de [...]