06 Jan '12, 11am

SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa resigns

SINGAPORE: SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa has resigned. Ms Saw, 57, stepped down as president and CEO of SMRT with immediate effect "to pursue personal interests", said the transport operator in a filing with the Singapore Exchange (SGX) after the market has closed trading for the day. SMRT, which is listed on the SGX, has appointed 63-year-old Tan Ek Kia, a board director, as interim CEO. Ms Saw's resignation came amid public anger over two major breakdowns in train services that happened in succession last month that stranded tens of thousands of commuters. Many of the commuters were trapped in trains stalled underground during the disruption that hit the SMRT network's North-South Line during the evening rush hour. In one of the breakdowns, service was disrupted for seven hours. Last month's breakdowns were the worst since Singapore's Mass Rapid Transit system was launched in 1...

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