03 Feb '12, 3pm

Gilbert Goh is spreading half truths and misinformation here #sgelections #sgpresident #sgpolitics #sgelection

Gilbert Goh is spreading half truths and misinformation here #sgelections #sgpresident #sgpolitics #sgelection

Actually, our transport system is already quite efficient compared to other countries. My main grouse is that trains and buses are getting more & more crowded esp during peak hours, with the influx of foreigners. I used to take buses to school, sometimes getting caught in traffic jams on my way home in the evening. It was only after I started working that the MRT near my home was ready.I envy students who can take the MRT to school with ease now. I used to spend my time sleeping in the bus or reading my lecture notes on my way home. The younger generations don’t know about the time when there was no MRT. My mum had to squeeze into buses in her younger days when she lived in the kampong. Bus frequency was very bad and she had to wait for hours if she missed the bus because it was too crowded. Bus drivers were also very bad-tempered in those days. When my mum was pregnant, n...

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Solutions to MRT trains congestion problem #sgelection #sgelections #sgpolitics

Solutions to MRT trains congestion problem #sge...

geraldgiam.sg 05 Feb '12, 12pm

Whatever the solution we can think of to solve the train problems over the short run, we will not be able to resolve it. N...

New MRT trains for North East Line and Circle Line

New MRT trains for North East Line and Circle Line

straitstimes.com 01 Feb '12, 7am

More than $600 million worth of rail contracts have been awarded as part of a broad-based programme to improve MRT service...

The Major Champions: We've added two new pages ...

golf.about.com 04 Feb '12, 3pm

We've added two new pages to About.com Golf that organize the list of major championship winners in different ways. First ...

The Major Dividends Cities Reap from Investing in Green Infrastructure

The Major Dividends Cities Reap from Investing ...

greenbiz.com 03 Feb '12, 12pm

Today NRDC released a new report on how local and state governments can stimulate potentially billions of dollars of priva...