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9 May 2018
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) is on track to complete the new Canberra MRT Station by December 2019. The station is located between Sembawang and Yishun MRT Stations on the existing North-South Line (NSL). LTA has to overcome construction challenges of building the MRT station over an operational MRT line, by implementing appropriate measures to ensure the safety of the NSL’s existing structures while minimising disruptions to train services. For more information, please refer to the attached factsheet.
29 Mar 2018
News Releases
Construction works for the final stretch of the Circle Line (CCL) will start from April 2018, following the completion of advance works. The 4-km Circle Line 6 (CCL6) closes the loop for the CCL by connecting HarbourFront Station to Marina Bay Station. For more information, please refer to the attached factsheet.
7 Mar 2018
News Releases
As announced at the 2018 Committee of Supply Debate, the Government has accepted the Active Mobility Advisory Panel’s (AMAP) recommendation to mandate the registration of electric scooters (e-scooters) used on public paths. Please refer to the attached Fact Sheet for more information.
23 Feb 2018
News Releases
Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport Mr Khaw Boon Wan posted the following on Facebook today. The East Coast Integrated Depot, to be built together with the Thomson–East Coast Line (TEL) by 2024, is a first in the world to integrate three train depots and one bus depot within a single site. For more information about the depot, please refer to the Factsheet attached.
9 Feb 2018
News Releases
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
News Releases
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
News Releases
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.