19 Dec '11, 1am

#SMRT chief Saw Phaik Hwa says she's staying put to 'put everything right'

#SMRT chief Saw Phaik Hwa says she's staying put to 'put everything right'

SMRT chief executive Saw Phaik Hwa. By Cheryl Ong Embattled MRT chief executive Saw Phaik Hwa said on Sunday that leaving the company now was not the right thing to do. Her comments followed calls from some members of the public for her resignation after last week's major breakdowns on SMRT's train services. 'As CEO of SMRT, I am naturally responsible. Being responsible does not mean walking away from these faults. It means doing all I can to get the problem fixed,' she said in a statement issued on Sunday. The 57-year-old has become a lightning rod for criticism after a five-hour breakdown last Thursday, described as the worst in the company's 24-year history, and another on Saturday that lasted seven hours. On Saturday, about 80 people gathered at Hong Lim Park, where calls were made for her to step down. The Speakers' Corner event was organised by socio-political blog T...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/The-Big-Story/The-Big-Story-3...

Tweets

SMRT chief executive will not step down #Singapore

sg.news.yahoo.com 19 Dec '11, 4am

The 57-year-old said she was taking responsibility for the incidents but emphasised that now isn’t the right time for her ...

Embattled SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa says she will not resign:

Embattled SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa says she will ...

Embattled SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa says she will not resign Reuters Dec 19 (Reuters) - The chief executive of Singapore's pu...

MRT breakdown: Call for SMRT chief Saw Phaik Hwa to resign

MRT breakdown: Call for SMRT chief Saw Phaik Hw...

straitstimes.com 18 Dec '11, 12am

Some of the 80 people who gathered at Hong Lim Park yesterday. Calls were made for SMRT chief executive Saw Phaik Hwa to r...

a bit scary don't you think

a bit scary don't you think

alvinology.com 20 Dec '11, 5am

saw phaik hwa cleopatra costume , saw phaik hwa cosplay , saw phaik hwa queen of smrt , saw phaik hwa taiji , saw phaik hw...

#SMRT breakdown: Tracking Saw Phaik Hwa, the woman in the hot seat

#SMRT breakdown: Tracking Saw Phaik Hwa, the wo...

straitstimes.com 18 Dec '11, 2am

Ms Saw's candour has sparked anger. -- ST PHOTO: CHEW SENG KIM By Judith Tan When it was announced in 2002 that Ms Saw Pha...

[Internet Meme] Where have you seen Ms Saw Phai...

alvinology.com 21 Dec '11, 10am

saw phaik hwa cleopatra costume , saw phaik hwa cosplay , saw phaik hwa funny images , saw phaik hwa funny pictures , saw ...

Now we know why Ms Saw doesn't take MRT. this i...

blog.omy.sg 22 Dec '11, 3am

saw phaik hwa cleopatra costume , saw phaik hwa cosplay , saw phaik hwa funny images , saw phaik hwa funny pictures , saw ...

@UNICORNPUFFS i saw the knit shorts!

@UNICORNPUFFS i saw the knit shorts!

sgflea.livejournal.com 18 Dec '11, 1pm

-There will be no refunds once payment is made. -Pre-order will take about 3 weeks to order. Please join if you are willin...

[TOC] Restore the public’s trust in SMRT

[TOC] Restore the public’s trust in SMRT

theonlinecitizen.com 19 Dec '11, 7am

3. Terminate the employment of your current chief executive officer so that a more-able person can take over and provide t...

[CNA] SMRT CEO not stepping down

channelnewsasia.com 18 Dec '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE: SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa has told Channel NewsAsia that she has no plans to step down over the disruptions. She s...

@thesuper_girl Saw Phaik Hwa is a Taiji Master. True Story:

@thesuper_girl Saw Phaik Hwa is a Taiji Master....

alvinology.com 16 Dec '11, 11am

“Ms Saw is an ardent practitioner of taiji and sits on the Council of the Singapore Jian Chuan Tai Chi Chuan Physical Cult...

netizens & bloggers opinions on the #smrt breakdowns:

netizens & bloggers opinions on the #smrt break...

singaporedaily.net 19 Dec '11, 4am

“People can board the train, it is whether they choose to” – SMRT CEO - TOC: The story of SMRT is the story of Singapore -...