12 September 2013
|The Bureau of Immigration and Deportation (BID) has allowed air passengers to present Electronic tickets, or e-tickets,
as displayed on smart phones, tablets, and other mobile electronic
devices to be accepted for entry and processing,
other than printed copies of their tickets at the country's airports.|
The Department of Justice has issued Operations Order No. 2013-003, titled "Removing the Requirement of Presentation of the Printed Hard Copy of Return and/or Onward Passage Ticket" announcing that electronic tickets will now suffice for entry and transit in the Philippines.