Vietnam Calls for Private Investments to Upgrade Six Airports

Vietnam Calls for Private Investments to Upgrade Six Airports

Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport (MoT) has called for investments to renovate six commercial airports in the country, stating that Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) would be a key scheme for the plan. In a report recently submitted to the government, the...
SpaceX Partners with Philippine Company on Satellite Services

SpaceX Partners with Philippine Company on Satellite Services

It has just been announced that Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp (SpaceX) is expanding into the Philippines by offering satellite broadband service to local businesses and the government. This expansion represents the first partnership of SpaceX’s...
Malaysia Purchases Italy’s Leonardo Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Malaysia Purchases Italy’s Leonardo Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Malaysia’s Ministry of Defense announced that the Italian company Leonardo was chosen by the government as its preferred supplier for a maritime patrol aircraft program (MPA). The government has agreed to procure two MPAs from the company. Defense Minister...
Thailand Developing Radar System Against Unauthorized Drones

Thailand Developing Radar System Against Unauthorized Drones

The Bangkok Post recently revealed that a research team from Thailand is currently working on the development of a radar system capable of detecting unauthorized drones flown within a 2-kilometer radius. The detecting radar system project is being developed at the...
Indonesia and ICAO Initiate Aviation Training

Indonesia and ICAO Initiate Aviation Training

The Indonesian government and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have inked a Memorandum of Understanding of Cooperation (MoU) for training and capacity building programs for ICAO member countries. The MoU was signed by the Minister of Transportation...
ASEAN and EU Ink Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement

ASEAN and EU Ink Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement

In October 2022, at the 28th ASEAN Transport Ministers’ Meeting, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU) and its member states signed the Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA) in Indonesia. Talks and negotiations that...
Indonesia and ICAO Initiate Aviation Training

UK-based GKN Aerospace Opens Regional Facility in Johor

An international aerospace and automotive components firm from the UK, GKN Aerospace has invested USD 35 million to establish a service and research center in Johor’s Nusajaya Technology Park. The new facility will primarily focus on servicing its customers in...
Thailand Fast-tracks Airport Expansion Projects

Thailand Fast-tracks Airport Expansion Projects

The Thai government is fast-tracking airport expansion in order to increase Thailand´s capacity for handling an increasing number of air passengers and promoting the country as a transport hub for Southeast Asia. A government spokesperson recently announced plans to...
Cybersecurity Becoming Singapore’s C-suite’s Top Business Concern

Cybersecurity Becoming Singapore’s C-suite’s Top Business Concern

According to Rackspace Technology’s poll on 150 Singapore IT leaders, 72% of Singapore IT leaders cite cybersecurity as one of their C-suite’s top-three business concerns, with the other 2 issues being price inflation (54%) and meeting compliance requirements (42%)....