Wednesday, April 1, 2020
A day after Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced in his National Day speech that he will be more aggressive in the push for a "Smart Nation", the ex-military officer-turned-Land Transport Authority Director ordered the...
Despite promising to "price-match" Malaysia's cross border levies and charges last year, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan yesterday (Feb 4) went back on his words saying that he will not reduce any charges after Malaysia...
A minor accident happened during the maintenance of a Singapore Airlines (SIA) Airbus A330-300 this morning around 8am. When the plane (registration 9V-STG) was undergoing a landing gear system check, the nose gear supporting the...
Unable to deliver even a decent train service, Singapore's state-owned public transport operator SMRT just splurged undisclosed millions using F1 racing technology to operate public trains. The UK-based McLaren Applied Technologies will be paid to...
During today's peak hour morning from 7.30am, commuters reported train delays stretching as far as 30 minutes with SMRT not making any official announcement. The government-owned public transport operator made its first announcement through the...
At a joint Land Transport Authority and SMRT press conference today (Oct 16), Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan defended himself against all criticisms over the recent train tunnel flooding by pushing all blame to SMRT: "The...
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) yesterday (Mar 2) announced that all East-West Line stations will close 1 hour earlier at 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays, and also open 2½ hours later at 8am on Saturdays...
Despite having the public transport operator at its worst performance in history charting train breakdowns as often as weekly, the CEO of SMRT Desmond Kuek took home a total of S$1.87 million in remuneration. According to...
The Land Transport Authority (LTA), and the two duopoly public transport companies, SMRT and SBS Transit, published their own joint-press release today (Oct 14) claiming that buses are now less crowded during peak hours. Without providing...
UPDATE: A third train breakdown occurred along the NSL between 11.40am and 1.47pm. SMRT blame the tracks for the faults. Singapore is hit by two unrelated train faults - one in the North-South Line (NSL) and...