Asia-Pacific destinations are expected to welcome 33 million more foreign arrivals this year than last, according to Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) projections.
Passenger numbers at Brisbane Airport (BNE) continued to increase with more than 16.4 million travelling through in the first quarter of 2014.
Singapore Changi Airport has reported the number of passengers it handled in March dropped by 2.5% compared to the same month last year.
Melbourne Airport says it welcomes the Victorian government’s commitment to an airport rail link in this year’s state budget.
Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) has reported a ‘vibrant’ growth rate of 13% in March, despite a decline in the last 10 days after the recent MH370 flight incident.
The Philippines has awarded a $390 million deal to renovate, expand and operate Mactan-Cebu International Airport to India's GMR Infrastructure and local partner Megawide Construction, according to reports.
New Zealand’s two principal gateways have both committed to the government’s new framework to drive tourism and hailed the strategy.