Who is driving up transport prices in Singapore?

Even though Singapore is a small country, it is ironic that our cost of transport has increased up to the price of a small apartment. COEs are getting more expensive COEs are almost $50,000 now, and may possibly increase further due to private-hire car firms competing with the average individual COE bidder to secure large […]

10 things i’d like to do to the Chief Maintenance Officer at SMRT

  10. Trap him/her in a lift for an hour     9. Make him/her walk from Jurong East to Tanah Merah by rail track   8. Put headphones on him/her and play “Train is coming” jingle 24 hours for a week     7. Confiscate his/her collection of luxury cars     6. Foot […]

Budget 2013: Improving transportation capacity and fares

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam announced earlier this week that congestion and waiting times – one of Singaporeans’ most pressing daily problems – will be tackled head-on in the 2013 budget.   Coupled with Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew’s announcement a couple of weeks ago of the Fare Review Committee’s recommendations to […]