08 Oct '11, 5am

Good news for all hawker fare foodies - New hawker centres to be built

SINGAPORE: The government will resume the building of hawker centres to meet the needs of the community in new population centres. It'll build its first hawker centre after 26 years in Bukit Panjang. About 10 more will be built over the next decade. Minister for Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan announced this on Saturday, during a visit to Bukit Timah hawker centre. Dr Vivian Balakrishnan said: "It's a part of local life, it's a place that people want to get to, it's a place where jobs, good jobs, are created for Singaporeans. And there's that sense of belonging. I think that's the most precious and unique aspect about the hawker cenres in a Singapore style." Dr Balakrishnan said there have been calls for more hawker centres over the years. He said the government will focus on building the hawker centres in new towns, such as Pasir Ris, Punggol and Juron...

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