Transport & Motoring

You can buy these cars in Singapore with a budget of only S$80K

Featured cars under S$80K only

Are you thinking of buying a brand new car but don’t quite have a high budget to spare? Yes, we get how some people think that cars fall into the category of wants rather than needs. But if you really think having a car is necessary and have at least S$80K to spare, why not? But before you make that payment, be completely aware that other than the upfront payment, there are other costs tagged to driving. We’re referring to

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Transport & Motoring

GrabCar fined S$10,000 for risking the personal data of over 20,000 drivers and passengers

Grab app

Last year, GrabCar informed the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) that profile data of 5,651 GrabHitch drivers were exposed to the risk of unauthorized access by other GrabHitch drivers through its app. According to PDPC deputy commissioner Yeong Zee Kin, the cause of the breach was due to an app update on Aug 30, 2019. “The purpose of the update was to address a potential vulnerability discovered within the Grab app,” he said. Risking the personal data of over 20,000

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Transport & Motoring

Public Transport Council: No changes to bus and train fares this year

Bus and MRT train

Last year’s fare review exercise had us pay 7% more for bus and train rides. While SMRT and SBS Transit had applied for the maximum increase of 4.4 per cent, the Public Transport Council (PTC) rejected granting any fare adjustments. No changes to bus and train fares this year In view of COVID-19 and its impact on the economy, there will be no changes to public transport fares this year. “We recognise the exceptional economic circumstances faced by Singaporeans and

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Transport & Motoring, Travel & Entertainment

Malaysian Prime Minister hopes that Singapore and Malaysia would finalize arrangements regarding daily commuting

Singapore-Malaysia border

In a Facebook post on Thursday (Sep 3), Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said together with Singapore’s High Commissioner to Malaysia Vanu Gopala Menon, the two discussed the implementation of the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) and Periodic Commuting Arrangement (PCA) at the Singapore-Malaysia border, which began from Aug 17. Both have agreed that the execution of the two schemes have been generally smooth and effective. “We also reaffirmed the commitment to ensure movement of many people across our borders will

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Transport & Motoring

Five Reasons Why Having Auto Insurance Is a Must

Tip on Car Insurance

Having insurance on your car or truck is a smart idea for numerous reasons, not just because it is usually required but also to give you the peace of mind you deserve when something happens to your vehicle. After all, an accident can happen at any time and if your auto insurance isn’t current, you might have to pay for all of those repairs yourself. Regardless of your income, this is a huge burden for most people, especially when you

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