Daily Archives: 2017-11-01

NSL experienced delay for second time this week

Commuters took to social media, complaining that North-South Line is experiencing delay during peak hours for the second time this week (1 November). Some complained for the delay along red line, saying that there are three minutes delay on every station towards Jurong East. Some complained that there were no official statements from SMRT. Some noted that there is a train …

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SMRT and LTA comment on report that maintenance for water discharge system at Bishan was not carried out

Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) and Land Trand Transport Authority have addressed the investigation into the flooding-induced train outage on the North-South Line on 7 October. SMRT has announced that from its preliminary reports, it appears that prescribed quarterly maintenance works at the Bishan depot for December 2016, March 2017 and June 2017 were not conducted as prescribed its manual. It …

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Train delay along EWL and NSL without official statement

Commuters tweeted on their account this morning, stating that they experienced delays along North-South Line (NSL) and East-West Line (EWL). However, there were no official statements from Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT). Some commuters noted there was an announcement of train fault Some stated that they were stuck at Jurong East, waiting for the trains. Some tweeted that NSL was experiencing …

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Government to pass $280 million in GST Vouchers – Cash Special Payment in November 2017

Ministry of Finance (MOF) has announced that about 1.37 million Singaporeans are eligible for $280 million in GST Voucher – Cash Special Payment in November 2017. It stated that this Special Payment, announced in Budget 2017, will help lower-income households with expenses. MOF said that eligible GST Voucher Cash recipients who have previously signed up for the GST Voucher or past Government payout schemes, …

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