‘People are cursing us’: Boracay tourism operators scramble as Philippine President Duterte’s shutdown looms

As featured in South China Morning Post


“Someone has to compensate them or frankly they will find ways around,” Raffaello Pantucci, a security expert with British-based RUSI, think tank told AFP. “But as far as I know the Philippine government is not incredibly flush with cash and I imagine that would be quite an expensive endeavour to do.”