05 Feb '12, 12pm

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

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

Whatever the solution we can think of to solve the train problems over the short run, we will not be able to resolve it. Not even if the opposition comes in. It is simply a matter of a system being built for a projected demand not consistent with today’s population and the lack of viable alternatives. The single most important cause of this problem is the population explosion and the increased tourism (gamblers and students in particular). Like housing, the government did not see it coming, even though it was a planned increase. I am not against a population increase in the light of a chronic decline in births. But I am against the sudden, uncontrolled influx. Even Australia with such a huge land mass did not have as massive an intake as our small island. Was the government caught sleeping? Not so. They are good planners and most government ministers are smart and can thin...

Full article: http://geraldgiam.sg/2011/11/mrt-train-crush-and-the-solu...

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Stylish girl on the MRT.

Stylish girl on the MRT.

thehanselblog.blogspot.com 13 Feb '12, 1am

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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...

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

Gilbert Goh is spreading half truths and misinf...

transitioning.org 03 Feb '12, 3pm

Actually, our transport system is already quite efficient compared to other countries. My main grouse is that trains and b...

#Peihwasec LOLOL I found the article of where our seniors climbed the railings

#Peihwasec LOLOL I found the article of where o...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 05 Feb '12, 6am

Rather than take the long way around these railings, these students had clambered over them, directly onto a bus lane. At ...