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MAGAZINE Last modified on October 2, 2017

ACI APA 2017, ISSUE 03

In the spotlight: Commercial development

Airport report: Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Special report: Global airport operators

Plus: Regional & World Business Partner news

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View from the top

Regional director, Patti Chau, reflects on a host of issues ranging from airport networks to industry efforts to make passenger processing more efficient. 


A snapshot of some of the biggest stories from across the region. 

Upward trajectory 

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi’s general manager, Sirote Duangratana, talks to Joe Bates about plans to expand the airport after a decade of traffic growth. 

ACI news 

Vivian Fung reports on the latest news, views and events from across the Asia-Pacific region. 

Out to impress 

Due to open any day now, Singapore Changi’s new Terminal 4 promises to be positively surprising with a unique boutique design and host of facilities for passengers to explore. 

Ready for take-off 

NACO’s René Marey takes a closer look at plans to create an airport city at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport, located at the crossroads between the Middle East and Asia. 

Winning ways 

Asia-Pacific Airports discovers that Ever Rich Duty Free plays its part in the customer service success of Taoyuan International Airport. 

Driving innovation 

Ivo Favotto reviews a new study that clearly shows that car parking, so important to the bottom line of most airports, is becoming increasingly innovative and dynamic. 

Going global 

What Asia-Pacific based companies own, operate or have shares in airports across the world? Joe Bates investigates. 

WBP news 

Spotlight on the region’s World Business Partners.