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9 Feb 2018
Joint Factsheet by the Land Transport Authority (LTA), URA & NParks - Green Spaces, Sheltered Linkways and Cycling Paths at Raffles Place
The streetscape around Raffles Place will be enhanced to transform the area into a more vibrant and people-friendly green zone in the heart of the Central Business District (CBD). The public can look forward to a new park, more public spaces, wider paths for walking and cycling, and seamless connectivity via all-weather linkways from Raffles Place MRT station to the neighbouring developments. For more information, please refer to the attached factsheet.
3 Feb 2018
Factsheet: Soak in the Lunar New Year Festivities on Public Transport!
To ring in the Year of the Dog, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) have launched Lunar New Year-themed trains and five themed buses, in collaboration with public transport operators SBS Transit, SMRT and the Kreta Ayer-Kim Seng Citizen Consultative Committee (KA – KS CCC). Commuters transiting at Outram Park MRT Station will also enjoy an auspiciously decorated North-East Line’s station platform. Please refer to the attached factsheet for more information and photos of the themed trains, buses and station.
16 Jan 2018
Joint Factsheet by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) & SPAD - Highlights of the Johor Bahru-Singapore Rapid Transit System Link Bilateral Agreement
Malaysia’s Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) and Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) welcome the signing of the Bilateral Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Singapore and the Government of Malaysia on the Johor Bahru-Singapore Rapid Transit System Link (RTS Link). The Agreement was signed today at the 8th Singapore-Malaysia Leaders’ Retreat in Singapore by H.E. Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan, Malaysia’s Minister in the Prime Minister's Department and by H.E. Minister Khaw Boon Wan, Singapore’s Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport. Please see attached fact-sheet with more details of the highlights of the Johor Bahru–Singapore RTS Link Bilateral Agreement.
15 Jan 2018
Factsheet: Stricter Enforcement and Education to Deter Errant Use of PMDs
The Land Transport Authority is stepping up efforts to deter errant use of Personal Mobility Devices on roads and entourage safe ridding habits. Besides the enhanced penalties for on-road use that take effect today, LTA will roll out the Safe Ridding Programme from 1 February 2018 to educate cyclists and PMD users on safe riding habits. For more information, please refer to the attached news release.
3 Jan 2018
Factsheet: Developing Technological Solutions to Meet Transport Challenges
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) seeks to partner the research community and industry in co-creating innovative and practical solutions to meet Singapore’s current transport challenges. To this end, LTA has today launched two grant calls inviting the research community and industry to submit research and development proposals aimed at improving our land transport system. Please refer to the attached factsheet for more information.
4 Dec 2017
Factsheet: Have a “Tropical” Christmas, Buy a Knackstop Gift that Keeps on Giving!
In celebration of the Christmas ‘sea-sun’, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) in collaboration with SBS Transit (SBST), have decked out trains, buses and an MRT station in a ‘Tropical Christmas’ theme. Together with beneficiaries from the Viriya Family Services Centre, Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan took a ride on one of the Tropical Christmas-themed trains on the North East Line today. For more information and photos of the event, please refer to the attached factsheet.
13 Nov 2017
Factsheet: Technology for Depots and Trains to Improve Rail Reliability
Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport Mr Khaw Boon Wan visited the Tuas West Depot this morning, where the Land Transport Authority (LTA) – with the support of ST Engineering and public transport operators, SMRT Trains and SBS Transit – demonstrated how nine technological innovations can help value-add and enhance the efficiency of different work processes within and beyond the train depots. For more information, please refer to the attached factsheet.