Daily Archives: 2011-07-17

Transport fares: Up again?

Leong Sze Hian and Joshua Chiang / We refer to the report “PTC to review fare adjustment formula after 2012”  (Channel News Asia, Jul 14). Fares formula valid until end 2012? It states that “[t]he Public Transport Council (PTC) will review the fare adjustment formula for subsequent years after 2012 when the validity of the current formula ends”. The current …

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President must be a potent symbol of our multiracial ethos

by: Muhammad Farouq Bin Osman/ The impending race for the Singapore Presidency should set us thinking what the position really is all about. I have always felt that the office serves, first and foremost, as a potent symbol of our multiracial ethos. It was for this reason that in the years preceding the establishment of the Elected Presidency, an unwritten …

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