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Mar 23, 2020

The team at StocExpo want to thank the bulk liquid storage industry after the show went ahead on 10-12 March. Read the full statement…

“We would like to offer our heartfelt thanks to the industry for supporting StocExpo 2020 in very difficult circumstances.

“In the immediate run up to the show,...

Mar 13, 2020

10.9% of all U.S. international flights and 16.9% of scheduled U.S. international seats will be affected

LONDON & SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OAG, the world’s leading provider of travel data and insight, released its latest analysis on the global impact of the coronavirus on the air travel market.

Mar 01, 2020

SINGAPORE, 1 March 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Changi Airport Group (CAG) and the National Heritage Board (NHB) announced today that one of the two remaining iconic analogue flight information display boards at Changi Airport Terminal 2, which was retired earlier in the month, will be donated to NHB to form part of...

Feb 27, 2020

Yangon, 27 February, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), the Airport Management company of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), announced today that the main aviation gateway of Myanmar closed 2019 with a record high of 6.5 million passenger movements, lifted by new routes across...

Feb 25, 2020

StocExpo, the world’s largest and longest running international bulk liquid storage event, is set to release its first Industry Trends Report when the event returns to the Rotterdam Ahoy from 10 – 12 March 2020.

According to the report, which surveyed the opinions of 171 key decision makers at businesses...

Feb 24, 2020

DB Schenker, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Group, TransLink Capital, and existing shareholders Lukasz Gadowski and btov join to extend Series C funding • Funding will be used to bring VoloCity towards certification • New board includes Dr. Dieter Zetsche and Frank Li among others • Total funding up to date now €122...

Feb 24, 2020

HONG KONG SAR, China, February 24, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, has donated the use of its extensive global transportation network and logistics resources to deliver urgently needed medical supplies to...

Feb 23, 2020

Singapore-based ride-hailing and e-commerce company Grab partnered with German aviation startup Volocopter to explore the opportunity of deploying air taxi services in selected cities in Southeast Asia.

In a first step, the firms will conduct a joint feasibility study which will look into the most suitable...

Feb 20, 2020

CHENNAI, India -- AG&P, the global downstream gas and LNG logistics company, has broken ground on its LNG Import Facility at Karaikal Port, Puducherry, paving the way to broader access to natural gas as a primary fuel in South India. The Karaikal LNG Import Facility (“Karaikal LNG”) is expected to commence...

Feb 17, 2020

StocExpo, the largest and longest running international bulk liquid storage event, has revealed the calibre of delegates already signed up for the show when it returns to the Rotterdam Ahoy on 10-12 March.

Feb 16, 2020

Foreign tourist arrivals in Thailand could drop by 50 per cent in the first half of 2020 owing to the coronavirus epidemic, the country’s Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn said.

His predictions come after a plunge at the beginning of February of 43.4 per cent in total entries and among...

Feb 13, 2020

Yangon, Myanmar, 13 February 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), operator of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), announced that 11 of its personnel have received Gold and Silver diplomas from the Airports Council International’s (“ACI”) Global Safety Network (“GSN”) Diploma...

Feb 11, 2020

Singapore could see a decline of up to 30 per cent in both tourist arrivals and receipts this year because of the coronavirus outbreak, Keith Tan, chief executive of the Singapore Tourism Board, said in an interview with Bloomberg TV.

The decline would be from last year’s record arrivals of 19.1 million and...

Feb 07, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 8, 2020 -- Lotte Hotels & Resorts is set to open Lotte Hotel Seattle, its thirty-first branch in the world and only its second in the US, this coming June.

Lotte Hotel Seattle will be located in the F5 Tower, 801 5th Avenue in downtown Seattle, some 20 kilometers away from Tacoma...

Feb 05, 2020

Implementing effective climate protection measures is the greatest challenge of our time – and the maritime industry is not exempt from it. With its motto 'Driving the Maritime Transition’, the leading international maritime trade fair SMM held from 8 to 11 September 2020 will point the way towards low-emission...

Feb 03, 2020

New industry offerings include lightweight, sustainable aircraft products

SINGAPORE -- PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that it will highlight its full range of aerospace products and services at the Singapore Airshow at Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore, Feb. 11-16, 2020.

The PPG booth (D79) will...

Feb 03, 2020

Allison Transmission at DefExpo in Lucknow, India, February 5-9 to highlight benefits of Allison Automatics

INDIANAPOLIS -- Mumbai-based Larsen & Toubro (L&T) recently delivered 51 K9 Vajra-T 155 mm/52 cal tracked self-propelled howitzers equipped with Allison Automatics to the Indian Army in...

Jan 31, 2020

HONG KONG SAR, China, January 31, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- FedEx Express, the world’s largest express transportation company, has shipped more than 200,000 surgical masks and personal protective equipment such as gowns and gloves from the U.S. to assist the humanitarian work of Direct Relief. The shipment arrived at...

Jan 30, 2020

Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab and South Korean automaker Hyundai officially introduced GrabCar Elektrik, Grab’s electric vehicle service in Jakarta, on January 27.

The newest service comprises of 50 Hyundai Ioniq Electric cars, a five-seat electric sedan.

In this first stage, GrabCar Electrik...

Jan 28, 2020

HONG KONG SAR, China, January 28, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Facing the spread of the novel coronavirus, FedEx Express, the world’s largest express transportation company, is using its extensive global network and logistics resources to provide rapid transportation services for medical supplies destined to Wuhan by...

Jan 22, 2020

Over 150 leading companies from across the world’s bulk liquid storage supply chain have already signed up to exhibit at StocExpo 2020.

The global event, hosted at the Ahoy in Rotterdam in 10-12 March, provides an unrivalled platform for exhibitors to showcase their latest innovations and developments in...

Jan 22, 2020

21 January 2020, Frenkendorf/Germersheim --( ASIA TODAY )-- DP World and Swissterminal Holding AG, the leadingcontainer terminal operator in Switzerland, have entered a strategic partnership. With effect from 23 January 2020, DP World will take a stake of 44% in Swissterminal Holding AG with the Mayer family, who...