05 Aug '11, 9pm

Bigger discount for SMRT users to avoid morning peak hours: by Leong Wee Keat SINGAPORE - The SMRT will triple i...

I think the MRT is trying to fool the public. Most of the MRT travellers get down in those CBD MRT stations between 7 AM to 10 Am and again between 6.00 PM and 8 PM. The reason is most of the business commercial establishments are located in the CBD area. Huge construction works are going on in those areas. Not only office goers, but also workers, cleaners etc have to travel to those areas in the peak hours. On thursday at 8.30 AM, I waited for three trains in Bukit Batok and two in Jurong East. Many a time, in Jurong east, when a train from Bukit Batok is entering the station, an almost empty train from Joo Koon will close the doors. Inside the trains there are no hand grips or rails to hang on. There are top MRT officials present in the stations to observe the things happening in the stations. Any complaints are answered in the manner of " yes Prime Minister" serial. Add...

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SMRT will roll out 119 more trips each week on ...

todayonline.com 05 Aug '11, 1am

SINGAPORE - From Aug 15, public transport operator SMRT will roll out 119 more train trips each week on the North-South Ea...

SMRT to add 119 train trips from Aug 15

channelnewsasia.com 04 Aug '11, 4am

SINGAPORE: From August 15, SMRT will add 119 train trips each week on the North-South East-West (NSEW) Lines to shorten wa...

SMRT to add 119 train trips weekly on N-S, E-W lines.

SMRT to add 119 train trips weekly on N-S, E-W ...

straitstimes.com 04 Aug '11, 4am

In the latest round of public transport service improvements to be rolled out, SMRT will add 119 train trips each week on ...

All-day concessionary travel, lower fares for s...

todayonline.com 05 Aug '11, 9pm

SINGAPORE - On top of all-day concessionary travel on buses and trains throughout the week, senior citizens who travel mor...

"Users don't mind fare rise if service quality goes up" HAHAHA not gonna get fooled again

"Users don't mind fare rise if service quality ...

channelnewsasia.com 05 Aug '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE: Some public transport commuters say they do not mind fare increases so long as the quality of service goes up. ...

Good morning! Start your day the cool green way...

blog.nature.org 08 Aug '11, 2pm

Cool Green Morning: Monday, August 8 Written by Nicole Levins Published on August 8th, 2011 | Discuss This Article Start y...

More trains and buses and extended service hour...

todayonline.com 07 Aug '11, 6pm

SMRT will be running more trains and buses, and extending service hours on all its lines on National Day. Passengers will ...

Why you can't fight climate change without peak oil

Why you can't fight climate change without peak...

energybulletin.net 05 Aug '11, 10pm

Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth About Climate Change by Clive Hamilton. Published by Earthscan, 2010, 286 p...