24 May '11, 2pm

ShowNearby have sent a mail to the ministers concerned with regards to SBS Bus Timings. We hope they will be able...

People, you see, when you spend more (i.e. pay-and-pay), you help drive Singapore's GDP higher. And since ministers' salary raise is pegged to growth of the GDP, it is only consistent that the Minister of Transport do his part to make all possible ways to help people pay-and-pay, more and more. There is complete consistency between these three: GDP growth, ministers' raise, and the people's pay-and-pay more-and-more. So you people see how setting up GDP as the goal is the fundamental flaw that drives this country to where it is, how it is today? How about you, PM? With all due respect, you were not bad in math at Cambridge, so I do not think you failed to foresee any of these consequences. And, likewise, bringing in foreigners create demand for housing, drives rental income and housing sales, driving GDP up and up. If you look at Singapore GDP for past decade, it was flat ...

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SNA - Commuters livid over cut-off in bus arrival info by SBS Transit

SNA - Commuters livid over cut-off in bus arriv...

Yahoo! Singapore News, 24 May 2011 Singapore bus commuters using third-party smart phone applications to check arrival tim...

SBS Transit's Iris blocks automatic access to bus route data, putting the brakes on 3rd-party apps

SBS Transit's Iris blocks automatic access to b...

straitstimes.com 24 May '11, 1am

Mobile phone apps like SG NextBus had been providing users with bus arrival time data. The use of captchas has stalled mos...

SBS finds bugs in seats and refumigates bus aft...

straitstimes.com 23 May '11, 3am

WE ARE deeply sorry to learn of Mr Richard Seah's unpleasant experiences on board our bus (''Thorough check' has failed to...

MP Lim Biow Chuan exposes bus standards online

MP Lim Biow Chuan exposes bus standards online

straitstimes.com 21 May '11, 11am

Member of Parliament (MP) for Mountbatten - Lim Biow Chuan - did his own spot checks on the ground after complaints about ...

Bus services affected by road closures on Sunday

straitstimes.com 19 May '11, 6am

Four bus services will be affected by road closures on Sunday (May 22), due to the Cold Storage Kids Run - SBS Transit sai...

Preparing for the pay cut @tocsg: Lui Tuck Yew ...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 24 May '11, 3pm

returnofjustice said on 25 May, 2011 Report as offensive Wayang or not, at least he walked the ground...ALONE, without any...

Commuters affected by last year's distance fare corrections are reminded to collect refunds by June 17: Transitlink

Commuters affected by last year's distance fare...

straitstimes.com 23 May '11, 4am

Commuters affected by the distance fare corrections last year will have until Jun 17 to collect their refunds, Transitlink...

Bus bursts into flames in #MacPherson area

Bus bursts into flames in #MacPherson area

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 16 May '11, 4am

A bus erupted into flames late last night (May 15) at a bus stop along Circuit Road. The driver had initially tried to fig...

Transport Minister leads by example: Lui Tuck Y...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 24 May '11, 3am

wow!! how come he's so lucky to have a nice comfortable seat on the bus reading newspapers which is less crowded at all.Di...

[CNA] SMRT bus catches fire at bus stop

[CNA] SMRT bus catches fire at bus stop

channelnewsasia.com 16 May '11, 2pm

SINGAPORE: On Sunday night, an SMRT bus caught fire at a bus stop near Circuit Road. Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) ...