New terminal at Singapore Changi Airport to open at Halloween

Singapore’s transport-minister confirmed last week that a new terminal at Changi Airport is on track for a Halloween opening. Khaw Boon Wan posted the confirmation up on Facebook and noted that lots of trials had proved Terminal 4 was ready to welcome its first passengers.

The first airlines to migrate to the new terminal on 31 October will be Cathay Pacific and Korean Air. These will be followed two days later, the 2 November, by Spring Airlines and Cebu Pacific. On the 7 November, Vietnam Airlines and the four affiliate airlines of budget carrier AirAsia which fly to Changi will move into their new home.

Terminal 4 features the latest in technological advancements. Passenger handling will be streamlined by features including automated facial recognition systems, self-service check-in and one-stop security processing. 

12GO ASIA explains that the addition of Terminal 4 will raise the annual passenger capacity at Changi by 16 million to 82 million. 12GO ASIA sells flight tickets from locations including Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok to Singapore Changi Airport.




Getting to Phnom Penh International Airport to become easier

Phnom Penh International Airport will be connected by a 10 kilometre rail with Monivong Boulevard railway station in the centre of the city. The opening of the route is planned for April 10. Almost everything has been practically completed except few minor tasks.

17 March 2018

Sakura Festival to Mark the 45th Anniversary of Vietnam – Japan Diplomatic Relations

This year Vietnam is celebrating the 45th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations with a number of countries, including France, Great Britain, Australia, Finland and Japan. The ties with the latter will be marked by a number of activities with the participation of thousands of people.

16 March 2018

Thailand International Kite Festival to Soar into the Sky in Hua Hin

Thailand International Kite Festival will take place at the Army Non Commissioned Officer School at Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan on March 23-25 this year. About 100 terrific kites will be presented by 20 kite flying teams from different countries, Switzerland, Germany and France among them. 

15 March 2018