21 Jul '11, 4am

COE prices hit 14-year high | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

COE prices hit 14-year high | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

COEs for cars and taxis closed at a 14-year high on Wednesday. (Yahoo! photo) Certificates of entitlement for cars and taxis reached a 14-year high on Wednesday. Premiums for cars up to 1,600cc and taxis crept up by 0.02 percent to hit $56,002 in the latest tender after last Friday's announcement of quota numbers for the August-January period , while premiums for cars above 1,600cc increased by 5.8 percent to $72,501. The open category COE saw the biggest rise of 8.3 percent. It ended at a six-month high of $74,490. COE for goods vehicles and buses ended at $34,502, about 5.9 percent higher than the last tender, while premiums for motorcycles was the only one to fall by 14.7 percent to $2,012. Results of the latest bidding exercise. (LTA screenshot) The rise was, in part, caused by Premier Taxis securing 20 COEs at $56,002 per piece, which was among the most expensive cert...

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