NEW DELHI, 10 October 2018: Armed police at Indian airports have been told to cut down on smiling, with officials blaming the 2001 US terror attacks partly on an excessive focus on friendliness, local media reported Tuesday. The Central Industrial...
KUALA LUMPUR, 3 October 2018: A Syrian man has been arrested after almost seven months stranded in a Malaysian airport, an official said Tuesday, in a bizarre saga that drew comparisons with hit movie "The Terminal". Hassan al-Kontar had been...
BANGKOK, 1 October 2018: A video clip of a Chinese tourist being hit by an airport guard in Thailand has prompted a flurry of apologies and vows to take action, as the government went into damage control over the...
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...

Sydney airport breaks ground

SYDNEY, 25 September 2018: Sydney-bound holidaymakers will soon have more options to reach Australia's largest city, which on Monday broke ground on a new USD3.6 billion airport. "Western Sydney Airport" is scheduled to open in 2026 as part of an...
OSAKA, 24 September 20128: Osaka’s Kansai International Airport opened for business last Friday as officials confirmed the airport has recovered most of its operational functions. The Kansai Tourism Bureau released an online video targeting both domestic and international travellers to...
SINGAPORE, 20 September 2018: Six of Asia Pacific’s largest airports are amongst the top 20 most connected airports, worldwide, according to OAG’s International Megahubs Index 2018. OAG ranks airports with the highest ratio of scheduled international connections to the number...

Court throws out King Power suit

BANGKOK, 19 September 2018: A Thai court Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing duty-free giant King Power, the firm that owns Leicester City Football Club, of owing the state more than USD430 million in unpaid revenues. The complaint alleged that King...
SINGAPORE, 13 July 2018: Changi Airport Group and WeChat Pay announced a three-year marketing partnership, Thursday, to launch joint shopping promotions at Changi Airport. Changi is now the first airport in Southeast Asia to accept WeChat Pay airport-wide. The partnership...
GENEVA, 26 June 2018: Europe’s current system of allocating capacity at airports is benefiting consumers by offering a greater choice and expanding connectivity, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). In an analysis release by the IATA late last...