Daily Archives: 2017-11-15

‘Systemic failure on part of leadership’: SDP renews call for Khaw to resign
By Kenneth Lin Published on by Kenneth Lin 0

After a train collision that injured 25 people and 3 breakdowns on the same day, the SDP released a statement calling once again for Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan to step down. The SDP notes that this is the second time it is Read More

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Service disruption continues till evening rush hour; No train services on Joo Koon and Tuas Link on Thursday
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Following the huge backload of passengers on Circle Line (CCL), East West Line (EWL) and North South Line (NSL) due to EWL’s train collision at Joo Koon and CCL’s signal fault, commuters are subjected to further delays in their journey during Wednesday afternoon and Read More

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DHL supports Gewandhausorchester Leipzig on its tour of Europe and Asia
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

DHL Trade Fair & Events, a unit of DHL Global Forwarding, Freight, is once again supporting the renowned Gewandhausorchester in 2017 as Official Logistics Partner on its current international concert tour. The extensive tour, which is taking the orchestra across Europe and Asia Read More

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The buck stops with Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan, says Lim Tean on the train collision which caused 25 over injuries
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Lawyer and political activist, Lim Tean has posted a video of him speaking on the recent collision of two trains at Joo Koon MRT station that caused 25 reported injured casualties. In his speech, he commented that the incident is indicative of where Singapore Read More

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Can the Worker’s Party reinvent itself?
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by David Lim Now that Low Thia Kiang has announced that he is stepping down as Secretary-General of the Worker’s Party, paving an open pathway for leadership renewal, and offering an opening for some directional change, a key question remains whether the party can Read More

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Things always happen after Khaw opens his big mouth
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Chen GJ 15 November morning, I was riding the MRT towards Joo Koon from Pioneer. I was at the front cabin of the train that almost reached Joo Koon MRT. At exactly 8.20 am, there was a loud bang, and a violent Read More

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NSL, EWL and CCL under SMRT, all down with severe disruption on the same morning
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) reported this morning that two of its lines, Circle Line (CCL) and East-West Line (EWL) were experiencing delays. CCL experienced signal fault resulting in a huge backload of passengers while EWL had a train collision at Joo Koon Read More

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Collision between two trains at Joo Koon station causes 25 or more to be injured
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

The Land Transport Authority has announced in a joint statement with transport operator, SMRT that 23 passengers and 2 SMRT staff sustained light to moderate injuries from a train collision this morning at Joo Koon Station, and have been conveyed to Ng Teng Read More

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Should you pay your rent with a credit card?
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

by Value Penguin In Singapore, two startups have been receiving a lot of attention by allowing consumers to use credit cards to pay for big-ticket expenses like rent and income tax. While the prospect of earning miles on your rent payment may sound attractive, however, paying Read More

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DHL announces additional €335 million expansion of its strategic Central Asia Hub in Hong Kong to bolster regional trade
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, today announced a €335 million expansion plan for its Central Asia Hub (CAH), in partnership with the Airport Authority Hong Kong. This expansion brings DHL’s commitment to this strategic hub to over €520 million, Read More

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