27 Feb '11, 8am

[CNA] French visitor impressed with Singapore's transport system

[CNA] French visitor impressed with Singapore's transport system

SINGAPORE: French Secretary of State for Transport Thierry Mariani says he is impressed with Singapore's efficient transportation system. He said this during a two-day official visit here which started on Saturday. "It is indeed one of the most modern systems in the region and reflects Singapore's clear and forward-looking transport policies. I look forward to the continued valuable co-operation, exchange of views and ideas between France and Singapore in the area of transportation," he said. Singapore's Ministry of Transport said Mr Mariani's visit was a good opportunity for both countries to exchange views on transport issues and to explore further areas of co-operation. During his visit, Mr Mariani called on Minister in the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister for Finance and Transport, Mrs Lim Hwee Hua. They exchanged views on transport developments and on enhan...

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