Daily Archives: 2017-02-13

Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill to better support various innovations in transport sector

The Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill was introduced for second reading in Parliament on Tuesday (7 February). Land Transport Authority (LTA) stated that the proposed amendments to the Road Traffic Act (RTA) are to better support various innovations in the transport sector, while safeguarding commuters’ interests, in particular, safety. It noted that autonomous vehicle (AV) technology has the potential to transformationally …

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MOE: Schools to set own internal guidelines in managing prizes won by students

Minister for Education (Schools) Ng Chee Meng said that schools set their own internal guidelines in managing prizes won by student representatives in competitions. This is his response to questions filed by Mr Zainal Sapari, MP for Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC, who asked the Minister for Education (Schools) whether there is a policy to guide schools in deciding on the retention …

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Service 973 in Bukit Panjang and Hillview to begin operations from 26 February

Land Transport Authority (LTA) and Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) has announced that a new bus service in Bukit Panjang and Hillview, Service 973, will begin operations from Sunday (26 February) to enhance connectivity between Petir Road, Dairy Farm Road, Hillview Ave and Hume Ave, to the nearby Hillview MRT station. They stated that Service 973 will operate daily (including …

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