Sept. 19, 2017

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines needs to create tour packages centered on culinary tourism in order to further promote the sector, a tourism official said.

In a statement, Department of Tourism (DOT) director and MFM project director Verna Buensuceso said there is a need to come up with tour packages for the country’s culinary tourism sector as it is set to hold another edition of the Madrid Fusion Manila (MFM) in 2018.

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Sept. 19, 2017

Last Friday, September 15, Madrid Fusion Manila [MFM] officials together with Department of Tourism Secretary, Wanda Teo, and the Spanish Embassy hosted an appreciation gathering at the Conservatory of The Peninsula Manila.

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Sept. 18, 2017

Traditional cooking techniques and native ingredients will be at the spotlight for the fourth serving of the Madrid Fusion Manila (MFM) 2018.

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo announced during the MFM 2017 Appreciation Gathering that next year's theme for the culinary festival is "Innovating Tradition".

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Sept. 18, 2017

The traditional cooking techniques and native ingredients would be showcased in the Madrid Fusion Manila (MFM) 2018.

Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon Teo disclosed that next year’s theme for the culinary festival is “Innovating Tradition.”

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Sept. 18, 2017

WHEN everything old becomes new again.

That is how the fourth serving of the Madrid Fusión Manila (MFM) will be rolling out next year, as world-acclaimed chefs come to the Philippines to talk about native ingredients and traditional cooking techniques.

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