Daily Archives: 2017-11-06

Lam Pin Min: Zero growth for car and motorcycle population will not significantly affect COE prices
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Senior Minister of State for Transport Lam Pin Min told Parliament on Monday (6 November) that the plan to curb the growth rate of the car and motorcycle populations to zero will not significantly affect Certificate of Entitlement (COE) prices and supply. Land Transport Read More

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Desmond Kuek’s resignation will not solve SMRT’s maintenance problem and its deep-rooted cultural issues
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

There seems to be an outcry by both the public and media for Desmond Kuek, the Chief Executive Officer of SMRT to resign for the constant breakdowns and lapses by the transport company that runs the East-West Line, North-South Line and Circle Line. True Read More

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How addicted are Singaporean travellers to travelling
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Last updated on November 8th, 2017 at 07:11 pmby Kayak.sg Most people first experience travel as a holiday with family or friends. A long or short haul destination was not important. What mattered most was that this first vacation allowed you to see Read More

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SMRT’s internal investigation concluded, staff suspended over falsified records of scheduled maintenance, pending disciplinary proceedings
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

SMRT has announced that its internal investigation into the maintenance of the Bishan Water Discharge System has been completed and will be carrying out disciplinary proceedings against six members of the maintenance group in light of falsified scheduled maintenance works on the sump Read More

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Another morning delay on North South Line without official announcement
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

At 7:51am this morning a tweet informed of a delay along North South Line (NSL) towards Marina South Pier: delay along NSL towards Marina South Pier. train at AMK overshot, delay in departure. #smrt #delay #nsl #amk #southbound — xlcliangx (@xlcliangx) November 5, Read More

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Continuing support for NGOs that support the status quo, deters innovation.
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Robin Low It is not uncommon to hear about the negative impact of “voluntourism”, a form of tourism in which travellers participate in voluntary work, typically for a charity.  However, despite this; many people still choose to do short-term volunteering. When you Read More

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