07 Jan '12, 1am

Ms. Saw should not be used as a scapegoat to let Temasek or the Transport Minister off the hook.

Ms. Saw should not be used as a scapegoat to let Temasek or the Transport Minister off the hook.

SMRT's board of directors said it had accepted Ms Saw's (above) resignation, but that she would be around to assist the Committee of Inquiry investigating last month's breakdowns. She will also help with the leadership transition. -- PHOTOS: TNP FILE, SMRT.COM By Christopher Tan, Senior Correspondent Beleaguered SMRT Corp chief executive Saw Phaik Hwa resigned on Friday, a month after two massive train breakdowns made the transport operator the focus of public ire. Her move was not entirely unexpected to some, except for its timing: three days before Parliament sits to address a barrage of questions from MPs on the Dec 15 and 17 breakdowns, and well before three separate investigations into the train disruptions are fully under way. In a long e-mail to SMRT staff in the late afternoon on Friday, the 57-year- old CEO known for her colourful hair and lifestyle announced her ...

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