President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo proclaimed that the Central Philippines is the country’s Super-Region and Cebu will practically be the hub of that super region. This will be launch internationally that Central Philippines as the country’s tourism Super-Region in the forthcoming Philippine Travel Exchange (Phitex) 2007 in Cebu that the Central Philippines.
The Visayas region and nearby provinces of Luzon and Mindanao will get much of the limelight, according to the Department of Tourism (DoT). The events host is Cebu and is set to launch on Sept. 5 and 6. The world’s biggest foreign buyers of travel packages will converge in Cebu to look what Philippines has to offer in terms of Tourism. This event will be held at the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) where the ASEAN was held last January which has gained worldwide prominence for the Philippines.