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03 Mar 2015 17:59

Fifth disruption to SMRT services in a week: LTA calls this 'unacceptable'

Train services between Bugis and Jurong East on the East West Line were disrupted for an hour and a half due to track faults. The Land Transport Authority says the recent spate of incidents affecting SMRT train services "unacceptable".

  • 03 Mar 2015 23:26

    Budget debate kicks off

    Many MPs welcome initiatives that aim to help Singaporeans improve their skills and encourage lifelong learning, as well as to provide more support to the low-income elderly. But some raise concerns about how social spending will be funded, and the long-term sustainability of such initiatives.

  • 03 Mar 2015 22:29

    MPs welcome Silver Support Scheme

    But in lauding the move as inclusive and a welcome relief to seniors, Members of Parliament also have questions on how the qualifying criteria will be applied.

  • 03 Mar 2015 18:11

    Fake Uber driver's vehicle impounded, LTA investigating

    The Land Transport Authority says it takes a serious view of complaints about a person posing as an Uber driver and overcharging passengers.

  • 03 Mar 2015 15:20

    Singaporeans should not be over-reliant on NIR as source of revenue: Tin Pei Ling

    "I am concerned about whether Singaporeans will take the the Net Investment Returns (NIR) framework for granted, and fail to understand that it is something special and rare," said MP for Marine Parade GRC Tin Pei Ling.

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