The Department of Tourism was expecting more Chinese tourists in Palawan with the launching of the first direct charter flight from Xiamen to Puerto Princesa City staring next month.
The Xiamen-Puerto Princesa route would be launched on Feb. 10 in partnership with Philippine Airlines (PAL).
Regular flights would start on Feb. 14 and 18. PAL would deploy Airbus A320 jets for the charter flights. —Jerome Aning