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Brace for Higher-Priced Flights as PH Airlines Win Approval to Collect Fuel Surcharge

Civil Aeronautics Board move will help airlines offset rising aviation fuel prices

The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB), the aviation regulatory body of the Department of Transportation (DOTr), has approved a fare matrix that includes fuel surcharges for local airlines, according to a news story by the Philippine Daily Inquirer.“We have to let airlines survive ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | September 10, 2018 03:00:00
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Mactan-Cebu Airport to Close Runway for 5 Hours Each Day from Sept. 1 to 21

Airlines have announced flight cancellations and rescheduling due to the closure

The Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) has announced that it will close the runway of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) every day from September 1 to 21 between 1:30 AM and 6:30 AM to give way to repairs and rehabilitation.“We need to ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | August 29, 2018 12:00:00
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Cebu Pac Turns 2 Planes to Freighters Ahead of Coming Boom in Logistics and E-Commerce

Cargo makes up only a tenth of budget airline's business but is the fastest-growing

Cebu Pacific Air announced it is converting its two ATR 72-500 passenger aircraft into freighter planesAfter gaining market dominance in affordable domestic transport of people on air, the country’s biggest budget airline, Cebu Pacific Air, is now positioning itself to benefit from ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | July 04, 2018 10:00:00
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Cebu Pacific's Int'l Flights From Cebu Will Move to New MCIA Terminal 2 Starting July 1

It will be one of 22 airlines operating flights from the new terminal

Cebu Pacific Air will operate its international flights arriving at and departing from Cebu at the new terminal of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) beginning July 1Local low-cost airline Cebu Pacific Air has announced that beginning July 1, it will operate its international ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | June 28, 2018 06:00:00
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Say Goodbye to Super Cheap Plane Fares as Fuel Costs Rise and Peso Weakens

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific files petition to collect aviation fuel surcharge

Airplane tickets for domestic and foreign travel may start getting pricier as the country’s two largest airlines, low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific Air and full-service carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL), have applied for the imposition of the fuel surcharge in airfares to authorities to ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | May 29, 2018 04:00:00
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Cebu Pacific Firms Up Rewards Partnership with PH Virtual Currency Pioneer

LoyalCoin users can soon convert blockchain-powered tokens to GetGo rewards points and buy airline tickets

Local technology firm Appsolutely has announced that it has partnered up with Cebu Air Inc., the listed company that runs the leading low-cost airline, Cebu Pacific Air, integrating the airline’s rewards program with the startup’s virtual token.In a press conference held last ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | May 11, 2018 01:00:00
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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific Cut Aklan Flights in Wake of Boracay Closure Order

Passengers can get refunds or rebook flights on cancelled trips

Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) have cancelled local flights in response to President Rodrigo Duterte’s order closing the island of Boracay in Aklan province. Cebu Pacific's flight cancellations will take effect beginning April 26 until October 27, 2018, while those of ...

by Paul John Caña  | April 05, 2018 01:00:00
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(Infographic) The EDSA Revolution and Big Business

The end of authoritarian rule also spurred the formation of many of today's biggest companies

  Marking its 31st anniversary this week, the EDSA People Power Revolution didn't just restore political and economic freedoms that were suppressed under the late President Ferdinand Marcos' authoritarian rule. It also fostered the rise of big businesses, which moved into major sectors ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | February 24, 2017 11:00:00
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Bottom line, July 18: BIR commits to easier tax payments for businessmen

Plus, Cebu Pacific posts higher passenger capacity from January to May.

Easier tax paymentsThe Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and some business groups have vowed to cooperate with one another for better tax collection, the agency said in a statement on July 16.The statement said different trade groups, including Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | July 18, 2016 08:00:00
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Bottom line: Here's the low-down on the NAIA 3 blackout

Looks like this adds to the list of why our airport is dubbed as one of the world's worst.

Were you at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 (NAIA 3) on Saturday, April 2 when the blackout happened? In case you are still wondering why it happened, here are the details so far:Initial investigation revealed that one of the 10 ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | April 04, 2016 11:00:00
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Kick start your day, April 1: VAT exemptions, benefits for PWDs, kin approved

Plus, casino operator hands over money; IKEA founder turns 90; Cebu Pacific income up by 400%; PLDT invests $5M in Matrixx Software.

PWDs and kins now VAT-exemptedFamily members and relatives of persons with disabilities (PWDs) stand to benefit from Republic Act No. 10754, which President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III signed into law last week. The law exempts PWDs from the 12% VAT (value added ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | April 01, 2016 08:00:00
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Kick start your day, March 31: What do Filipinos want by 2040?

Plus, ADB forecasts for PH growth in 2016; a new airline flies to Batanes; Cebu Pacific adds flights; 10 'new wave cities' named for 2016.

PH economy to grow 6% in 2016The Philippine economy will see continuous economic growth in the next two years, a new report from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) revealed.According to the Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2016, the Philippines will enjoy a 6% ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | March 31, 2016 08:00:00
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Cebu Pacific cabin crew to sport denim uniforms

Designed by Jun Escario, the uniforms are ensured to withstand long-haul flights or 5 flights daily while maintaining the cabin crew's professional look.

Cebu Pacific Air has launched its new cabin crew uniforms, in time for its 20th anniversary celebrations.“The challenge during the redesign was for us to maintain the relaxed, fun element of the brand, but at the same time to have a uniform ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | March 02, 2016 11:00:00
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