Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 33

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In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature a person ‘choping’ a parking space, more red-light beaters and a ‘drifting champion‘. Continue reading

Taxi Companies May Soon Be Able to Bid for COEs Again

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In a move that might drive COE premiums even higher, taxi firms may soon get to compete with car buyers for COEs again. Continue reading

New Ride-Hailing Firm FastGo Launches Trial Service in Singapore

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New Vietnamese ride-hailing service FastGo begins trialing their service in Singapore, where it is currently being dominated by industry giants, Grab and Go-Jek. Continue reading

Possible Harsher Penalties and Longer Driving Bans for Irresponsible Drivers

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Irresponsible drivers run the risk of harsher penalties and extended driving bans should proposed amendments to the Road Traffic Act be passed. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 32

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In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature more dangerous drivers, including one who swerved out of lane and another who hit the side of a van and drove off. ​ Continue reading

May 2019 COE Results: Cat A Prices Continue to Surge in Latest Bidding Exercise

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Certificate of Entitlement (COE) prices for Cat A continue to rise in the latest tender for May 2019. Cat A closed at $36,704, Cat B at $48,010, and Cat E at $52,502. Continue reading

Private-Hire Operators May Soon Get Licence to Provide Street-Hailing Rides

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Private-Hire vehicles can soon get hailed down by the side of the road if operators like Grab and Go-Jek apply for a licence or partner a taxi company. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 31

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In this long overdue episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature a bunch of dangerous drivers, including a few who drove on the wrong side of the road. Continue reading

Vehicle Entry Permit for Foreign Vehicles Entering Malaysia to Take Effect from October 1

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From 1 October 2019, Malaysia will begin to enforce a Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) for all foreign vehicles entering the country. Continue reading

COE Quota to Decrease Further for May 2019 to July 2019

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The Certificate of Entitlement (COE) quota for May 2019 to July 2019 will be decreased to 25,347—an average of 8,449 a month. Continue reading

April 2019 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Premiums for Cars Went Up By Over $4,000

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In the second bidding of April 2019, the Quota Premium for cars end higher once again. In this exercise, Cat A finished at $33,199, Cat B at $48,000, and Cat E at $52,410. Continue reading

April 2019 COE Results: Quota Premiums for Cars Go up Even Further

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In the first bidding of April 2019, the Quota Premium for cars continues on its rise. In the first bidding exercise for April 2019, Cat A finished at $29,159, Cat B ended at $43,102, and Cat E closed at $48,209. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 30

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In our 30th episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we are featuring more than just inconsiderate drivers on our roads, as a reminder that we all have a part to play to keep our roads safe and accident-free. Continue reading

March 2019 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Quota Premiums for Cars Continue to Rise

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It appears that the Quota Premium for cars is on the upward trend. In the second bidding exercise for March 2019, Cat A closed at $26,659​, Cat B finished at $39,401​​, and Cat E ended at $41,000​​. Continue reading

New Lane on PIE near Changi Airport and Lornie Highway to Be Opened

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A new lane on the PIE expressway near Changi Airport will open on March 24, and the northbound link of Lornie Highway will fully open on April 19. Continue reading

The Drive Safe Course, CDC’s Effort to Correct Our Bad Driving Habits Using Technology​​

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The ComfortDelGro Driving Centre launches a Safe Driving Course for seasoned drivers to correct their bad habits from behind the wheel using technology. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 29

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In this episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature a big-picture view of the incident with the Nam Ho van driver, a couple of motorcyclists crashing into cars and a car driving on the road shoulder. Continue reading

The Singapore Government Collected S$37.8 Million in Traffic Fines in 2018

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In 2018, the Singapore government collected a total of S$37.8 million in traffic fines, a 4.67% increase from 2017. Meanwhile, the police issued a report saying the overall traffic situation remained stable in 2018. Continue reading

SG Hitch, a Telegram-Based Carpooling Service to Rival GrabHitch

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SG Hitch is a Telegram group that serves as a link between drivers and hitchers to provide a more affordable alternative to other carpooling services such as GrabHitch. Continue reading

More Complaints Received by Traffic Police About Bad Behaviour on the Roads

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There has been an increase in the number of reports sent in to Traffic Police by members of the public with regards to bad behaviour by drivers while behind the wheel. Continue reading