New airport to be built in Tulum, Mexico

The President of Mexico has announced that a new airport will be built in Tulum, Quintana Roo to help further stimulate the economy. President López Obrador said that the airport will further help boost tourism and business in the south and southeast of Mexico.  As it stands now, travelers who wish to visit Tulum must

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Western Sydney Airport construction to start in 2021 (Australia)

Australia’s federal government has announced that construction of the passenger terminal at the new AU$5.3billion Western Sydney International Airport will start construction by the end of 2021. The project in the Badgerys Creek area, 40 km west of Sydney’s central business district, has short-listed several contractors for the project. Although the overall cost of the

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Thailand HSR project delayed

The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has told the media that the 220-km-long high-speed rail project linking Thailand’s three airports will be delayed. The three airports to be linked with high speed rail include Suvarnabhumi, Don Mueang, and U-Tapao. “The budget to demolish infrastructure to make way for the new high-speed system has not been approved,”

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Luxembourg infrastructure fund for Vietnam to deploy capital for road, port, industrial, and airport projects

Tecco Group and PHI Luxembourg Development SA, a subsidiary of PHI Group, have agreed to launch the first ever Luxembourg-based infrastructure fund for Vietnam. Besides supporting transport infrastructure, Tecco expects to use the PHILUX Infrastructure Fund for a number of port, industrial zone cluster, and airport projects. Tecco works primarily in the fields of construction

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Sharjah Airport (UAE) becomes Middle East’s first carbon-neutral hub

Sharjah International Airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has become the only carbon-neutral airport in the Gulf. The aviation hub has achieved “Level 3+ Neutrality” accreditation from the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. Accreditation is given based on zero carbon dioxide emissions over a full year period. The Airport Carbon Accreditation programme, which was first

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