Sunday, February 23, 2020
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP) professor Kishore Mahbubani yesterday (Oct 29) echoed Singaporeans' calls for the nationalisation of Singapore's public transport operators SMRT and SBS. Speaking at the Singapore Economic Policy Forum, the LKYSPP...
Singapore's transport operator SMRT today faulted the lightning for causing a train fault between Yishun and Yio Chu Kang stations along the North-South Line (NSL) at around 4pm today (May 11). A SMRT spokesperson told the...
Fired against his will, SMRT CEO Desmond Kuek was forced to resign in an announcement scheduled tomorrow (Apr 18) and a new army general, Neo Kian Hong, will take over. Like Desmond Kuek, Neo Kian...
After being silent for over 12 hours, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan came out from hiding to score political points this evening (Nov 15) and gave his comments on the slew of train breakdowns happened...
The latest COE prices jumped 11% in less than a week after Senior Minister of State for Transport Lam Pin Min claimed in Parliament on Monday (Nov 6) that the new government policy to maintain...
The Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) today (July 15) announced that it will pay S$1.06 billion to nationalise the assets of SMRT. Temasek Holdings, who own 55% of SMRT, will be the greatest beneficiary of...
Singapore commuters suffered the largest MRT breakdown today (June 28) with 33 stations - including 8 interchange stations - along the North-South and East-West lines affected since 5.15pm. Public transport operator SMRT claimed that a signally...
According to the Land Transport Authority (LTA)'s latest announcement today (Sep 4), public buses are now less crowded and waiting times are shorter as compared to a year ago before the bus contracting model took...
After inflating the COE prices, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) yesterday (Dec 6) announced that vehicle registration taxes and other 24 car-related fees will be increased. Starting Dec 20, registration taxes will be increased 57%...
Following two severe disruptions during the peak hours of Thursday and Friday (Jun 2), Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) and train operator SMRT announced that they will have to conduct more "tests" next week. According to...