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Emirates to launch third daily flight to Philippines

Emirates airline has announced that it will soon be operating a daily flight service between Dubai and Cebu and Clark in the Philippines.

Emirates announces new flights to the Philippines.
Emirates announces new flights to the Philippines. Image by Linus Follert / CC BY-SA 2.0

The route, set to run from 30 March, is Emirates third daily service to the Philippines joining the two current daily flights to Manila. Over 900,000 Filipinos currently live in the UAE, with large numbers residing in Dubai. Emirates have reported that the new service will fly a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with two class options. Read more: thenational.ae