ALBAY OPENS INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS

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LEGAZPI CITY: Some 156 tourists from Xiamen, China have come to Legazpi City Domestic Airport now upgraded as Albay International Gateway for Chartered Flights to spend Chinese “Spring Festival.” At Misibis Bay. “Doors have opened. Xiamen then Shanghai then Incheon. The 150,000 tourists mean $150 million resource injection into the local economy. That’s P6.5 billion or five times our provincial budget,” Albay governor Joey Salceda said. The tourists were flown in by the Philippine Airlines, a chartered flight from Xiamen through the initiative of Bicolano business tycoon Zaldy Co chief executive officer of Sunwest Group of Company in partnership with the Albay government, the Department of Tourism and the Chinese Embassy.

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  1. What airport upgrade? Parang wala naman nagbago sa Legazpi airport. In fact sirs pa run young unang X-ray machine…

    Yung terminal, medyo hawig pa rin ng itsura niya nung 1993. Nagka glass divider lang…