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Woman tried to pry open MRT doors with hands after causing platform doors to retract: SBS Transit

The staff member managed to open the doors for her to board by activating an emergency device.

LTA just unveiled plans for more MRT stations and a possible new rail line that could cut 40 minutes of travel time to the city

The proposed improvements are part of the Land Transport Authority's efforts to create a "45-minute city with 20-minute towns".

An unofficially revamped Singapore MRT map is so good that even the LTA’s interest is piqued

The creator of the unofficial MRT map says he is now meeting the LTA, who have also planned a new MRT map for later this year.
The baby conceived with an epxerimental form of IVF.

A baby in Greece was born with 3 parents after doctors used an experimental technique to make ‘medical history’

The treatment was developed to prevent genetic diseases. A Greek-Spanish team of doctors used it to help a woman overcome infertility.

2 in 3 commuters plan to use their credit or debit card to pay for bus or train fares in Singapore, UOB study finds

UOB said it has seen an increasing use of contactless credit and debit card payments for transit since SimplyGo was piloted in 2017.

Forget ez-link cards: You can soon use your Mastercard contactless bank card to pay for bus or train fares in Singapore

You no longer need to carry a separate travel card, and make top-ups upfront before travelling.

12 MRT stations have been announced on the new Cross Island Line – here’s where they will be

CRL1 will serve residential and industrial areas such as Loyang, Tampines, Pasir Ris, Defu, Hougang, Serangoon North and Ang Mo Kio.

Call by National Transport Workers’ Union for commuters to help when trains break down

The transport workers' union suggests training volunteers from the public to assist front-line workers.