[Philippines] With new terminal opened, Cebu airport wants more international flights and visitors

The newly opened Terminal 2 of the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) is expected to attract more airlines as it nearly triples the airport’s annual capacity from 4.5 million to 12.5 million passengers. Terminal 2, which handles all international flights leaving domestic flights to Terminal 1, makes MCIA the most modern and efficient airport in…

[UAE] Emirates to build Dh147m vertical farming factory near Dubai airport to produce food for passengers

The 130,000 square foot facility will grow goods using a fraction of the water it typically takes Vertical farming facility. The state-of-the-art facility will harvest three US tons (2,700 kg) of herbicide-free produce. Courtesy Emirates Emirates Airlines will build the world’s largest vertical farming facility in Dubai, in a $40 million (Dh147 million) partnership with…

[Indonesia] Emirates touches down in Bali

DUBAI, 18 June 2018: Emirates has launched a new daily service from Dubai to Auckland with a stop in Bali, reflecting increased interest in the attractive Indonesian island destination and improving connectivity to New Zealand. The new service offers global travellers a total of three daily services to New Zealand, complementing Emirates’ existing non-stop daily…