Mahathir Drives High-Speed Rail Simulator In Japan, We Wonder If HSR Is Back On

Mahathir Drives High-Speed Rail In Japan; Malaysia Issues Mixed Signals To Singapore Last Tuesday (7 Aug), Malaysian Prime Minister (PM) Mahathir Mohamad posted a video of him trying out a Shinkansen - aka bullet train - driving simulator. https://www.facebook.com/TunDrMahathir/videos/10155792235378652/ Take some time to bask in the irony of this video He drove...

Here’s An Idea: Instead Of Discarding oBikes, Why Not Give Them Out?

Town Councils Intend To Discard Abandoned oBikes After Firm's Exit Source In light of oBike's departure from Singapore, attention has turned to the 14,000 oBikes scattered around the island. While some are derelict and beyond repair, others work just fine (once they're unlocked). Despite the varying conditions, town councils are planning to adopt...

Scoot To Raise Flight Fares On 1 Sep, Due To Higher Fuel Costs

Scoot Passengers Face 5% Fare Increase For All Flights Budget airline Scoot has announced that it will increase its fares for every flight, starting 1 Sep 2018. Source The increment will lie between $5 to $30, making it an average increase of 5% across its network of flights. This is due to the...

Chaos, Confusion On First Day Of SMRT’s Early Closure, Late Openings In May

First Night Of Reduced Train Times In May Leads To Long Queues For SMRT Shuttle Services It should have been an easy commute home on a Friday night. But for passengers travelling to northern parts of Singapore on Friday (May 4), the journey was anything but easy or fuss-free. That's because they...

Grab App Experiences Technical Issues During Morning Rush Hour, Many Users Affected Regionally

Regional Users Affected By Grab App's Technical Issues Thursday morning got off to a bad start for many people, when the Grab app experienced technical difficulties. Throngs of people were affected by the Grab glitch for a few hours as the malfunction made it impossible to book a car through card payment. Morning commuters...

GrabCycle Stops New User Sign Ups As OBike Exits Bike-Sharing Marketplace

With GrabCycle On Hiatus and OBike Gone...What Now? Millions of oBike users were left hanging after the beleaguered bike-sharing firm announced its abrupt departure on Monday (25 Jun), due to difficulties in fulfilling regulation measures by the Land Transport Authority (LTA). They've since announced their liquidation to the shock of millions...

Commuters Complain Of Mystery Stench Along North-South And East-West Lines

Burning Rubber Smell Result Of Old Trains Running On New Signalling System Commuters have noticed a pungent burning rubber smell along stretches of the North-South (NSL) and East West lines (EWL). Some have blamed the acrid stench on cat pee, while others have even brought skunks into the picture. I'm furry and cute and...

Khaw Boon Wan Says He “Chips In” To Pay For Elderly’s Transport Fares When...

Mr Khaw Boon Wan Also Referred To The Off-Peak Pass As "An Experiment That Failed Miserably" Did you know that Members of Parliament (MP) can actually help pay for your transport fares? But wait, before you start writing in to your local MPs, you'd first have to be a senior citizen....

ERP Rates At 18 Gantries Like PIE & AYE Reduced For June Holidays

June holidays aren't so bad for adults too.

Radio Silence From SBS Transit As Downtown Line Experiences Delays During Morning Rush Hour

None Of SBS Transit's Social Pages Provided Updates On Delays; Netizens Flame Company Online Confusion hit rush hour commuters on Thursday (24 May) morning when they found themselves being turned away from certain MRT gantries at stations along the Downtown Line. This netizen explained what happened on SBS Transit's Facebook page....

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