The secretary of Tourism Joseph H. Durano awarded Consul Dr. Christian Traweger for his invaluable support to the Philippine Department of Tourism in the strengthening of industry pracitioners’ expertise in the field of tourism.The award was given by Mrs. Verna Cova-Buensuceso and Mrs. Katharina Alcantara from the Team Europe in the DOT. Another Award was presented to the MCI Innsbruck, represented by Prof. Hubert Siller from the MCI Tourism for their continious support on the tourism education. This event took place in Manila on January the 23th 2009.
Another award will be presented to the State Government of Tyrol for its invaluable support to the Philipine Department of Tourism in the past few years, based on the MoU on Tourism between the Philippines and the State of Tyrol. This Certificate of Appreciation will be given within the next weeks by Consul Traweger.