Tag: public transportation

Rail operators “support” maximum train fare increase

Singapore—Following the Public Transport Council's (PTC) recent announcement of a possible public transport fare increase, rail operators SBS Transit and SMRT Trains have now submitted their applications for a fare hike review. On Sept 3, The PTC announced that public transport fares may increase by...

Chinese aunty reluctant to sit beside foreign worker in MRT, only sat down after he gave up his seat

Singapore – On July 17 (Wednesday), a member of the public shared “a very saddening moment” of a Chinese aunty refusing to take an empty MRT seat beside a foreign worker and only sat down after he gave up her seat. Regina Yqh went to...

S’pore lad hailed as a hero for stepping between a female bus passenger and fellow commuter who was touching himself

Singapore – A youth was hailed as a hero for intervening in an incident he witnessed while on a public bus instead of merely filming it on camera. On July 3 (Wednesday), Twitter user Kurt Mikhail (@froyokurt) saw a fellow commuter on a public bus...

Enraged man blasts bus passenger with vulgarities for ‘looking’ at him, challenges him to a fight

Singapore – A video of a man repeatedly throwing vulgarities at another man on a bus is making rounds in social media. According to Jan, the man harassed by the stalker, the man allegedly followed them onto a bus along Boon Lay Way on June 16 (Sunday)...