Monthly Archives: December 2011

Month: December 2011 Public inquiry to look into MRT disruptions: PM Lee

Source: CNA SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has ordered a public inquiry, after trains on the North-South Line broke down on Saturday morning – the third MRT disruption in four days. Speaking to reporters on Saturday afternoon, Mr Lee said the committee of inquiry will be similar to that formed after the Nicoll Highway collapse in 20 April 2004.

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Month: December 2011 MRT breaks down again — 3rd time this week

SOURCE: CNA SINGAPORE: Train services between Ang Mo Kio and Marina Bay stations have been disrupted, in the third service breakdown this week for Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT). SMRT in a statement on Saturday advised commuters on the affected stretches to use other transport modes or take bus bridging services provided between Ang Mo Kio and Raffles Place, as

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Month: December 2011 A Nation Awakes: Frontline Reflections — book launch

Title: A Nation Awakes. Frontline Reflections Editor: Tan Jee Say Date & Time: 6.00 pm Friday 16 December 2011 Venue: 38 Orchard Road Singapore 238836 (next to Citibank at Macdonald House, Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station) Press conference: 5.00 pm Friday 16 December 2011 Press enquiries: [email protected] ISBN: 978981071037-8 Book Size: 150mm x 225mm Pages: 282 Price: $38 before GST, $40.66

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Month: December 2011 Cashing out of Singapore Incorporated

This stark sense that our generation has milked the system for what it is worth, such that we have little of value to leave the next generation is most clear in the Singapore context.

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