SINGAPORE 1 October 2018: The Singapore Tourism Board revoked Vertical Line Pte Ltd’s travel agency licence (016560) last week. Annulment was based on the Singapore Travel Agents Act (Chapter 334). The STB statement said Vertical Line had ceased to carry out...
SINGAPORE, 28 September 2018:  Singapore Changi Airport registered 5.68 million passenger movements in August, a 7.9% year-on-year increase. Aircraft movements rose 3.6% to 32,890 landings and take-offs, while airfreight throughput grew 1.8% to reach 184,000 tonnes, compared to the same...
SINGAPORE, 29 August 2018: Singapore Changi Airport registered 5.72 million passenger movements in July 2018, a 5.7% year-on-year increase. Aircraft movements rose 2.5% to 32,710 landings and take-offs, while airfreight throughput grew 2.1% to reach 183,300 tonnes, compared to the...

Singapore tops 17 million

SINGAPORE, 12 February 2018 – Both tourism receipts and visitor arrivals for 2017 reached record highs for the second time in two years. Visitor arrivals increased by 6.2% to 17.4 million, with 13 of the top 15 markets showing growth. Tourism...
SINGAPORE 9 February 2018 – Singapore Tourism Board’s inaugural Marketing Innovation Programme, launched in April 2017, harvested 44 applications from businesses across a wide range of industries. From the shortlist three were chosen for support under the MIP scheme that...
SINGAPORE, 8 February 2018: Changi Airport Group and Xiamen Airlines have signed a second Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to build network connectivity and passenger traffic between Singapore and China. Changi Airport Group’s managing director for Air Hub Development Lim Ching...
SINGAPORE, 7 February 2018: Trafalgar is now offering firm departures on all of its tours to Italy and Ireland this year. Recognising the popularity of tours to both Italy and Ireland with Asian travellers, the company is guaranteeing definite departures...
SINGAPORE, 7 February 2018: China's state-owned plane-maker said, Tuesday, it expects to deliver its first home-grown passenger jet to a customer in 2021 as the world's second largest economy seeks to challenge the dominance of Boeing and Airbus. The Commercial...

Boeing sells spare parts

SINGAPORE, 7 February 2018: Boeing said Tuesday its global services unit has signed deals worth nearly USD1 billion at the Singapore Airshow in areas like parts, maintenance, modification and training. The deals underscore the growing importance of the huge commercial...
SINGAPORE, 6 February 2018: The "skyrocketing" costs of expanding airport infrastructure must be controlled to keep flight tickets affordable, the boss of airline industry group IATA warned Monday. International Air Transport Association’s director general and CEO, Alexandre de Juniac, called...