Tourist Arrivals in The Philippines in 2017, by Nationality

In 2017, 6.6 million foreign tourists visited the Philippines.

The top 5 visiting nationalities were:

1,607,821 from South Korea
968,447 from China
957,813 from the USA
584,180 from Japan
259,433 from Australia… Read the rest

In 2017, 6.6 million foreign tourists visited the Philippines.

The top 5 visiting nationalities were:

1,607,821 from South Korea
968,447 from China
957,813 from the USA
584,180 from Japan
259,433 from Australia… Read the rest

Colonisation of the Philippines

Colonisation of the Philippines 1521 to 1946.

The Philippines became a colony of Spain in 1521.
Spanish rule of The Philippines ended on 10th December 1898.
The Philippines was a Spanish colony for 377 years.

The Philippines became a United … Read the rest

Colonisation of the Philippines 1521 to 1946.

The Philippines became a colony of Spain in 1521.
Spanish rule of The Philippines ended on 10th December 1898.
The Philippines was a Spanish colony for 377 years.

The Philippines became a United … Read the rest

Is the term “illegal alien” the Correct Term or is it Racist?

Illegal Alien or Undocumented Alien or ??.

I’ve been reading that many people feel that the term ‘illegal alien’ is Racist, and wondered how Americans feel when being described as illegal Aliens in the Philippines, when they overstay their visa’s.  … Read the rest

Illegal Alien or Undocumented Alien or ??.

I’ve been reading that many people feel that the term ‘illegal alien’ is Racist, and wondered how Americans feel when being described as illegal Aliens in the Philippines, when they overstay their visa’s.  … Read the rest

Philippines: If You Know Of Any Addicts, Go Ahead And Kill Them Yourself

“If You Know Of Any Addicts, Go Ahead And Kill Them Yourself”, President Duterte On The Phillippines’ Bloody War On Drugs.

192 alleged drug abusers killed and over 60,000 turned themselves into rehabilitation centers to avoid death.

Ever since Rodrigo … Read the rest

Property Rental Yields

Average investment property rental yields.

Gross Rental Yields on Investment Property (Apartments)

7.51% Philippines
6.09% New Zealand
4.39% Australia
3.91% USA
3.83% Greece
3.21% UK

Source: www.globalpropertyguide.com 2014 rates

However, when looking at the United States:

A New York, Lower … Read the rest

Australian Passport Renewals in the Philippines

Renew an Australian Passport in the Philippines.

An Australian Passport can be renewed in Manila, Philippines.

Appointments should be made at least two weeks in advance to lodge passport applications/renewals. Passport interviews are available from 9am to 11.30am Monday to … Read the rest