Tag: banning of e-scooters

E-scooter ban: NUS students issue letter of support for food delivery riders

Singapore—A letter, signed by over 100 present and past National University of Singapore (NUS) students was sent to media outlets over the weekend expressing...

Delivery riders rush to register for e-scooter trade-in grant

Around 1000 affected riders signed up on the first day of registration for the e-scooter trade-in grant. GrabFood and Foodpanda released their company's terms for...

Foodpanda announces terms for e-scooter trade-in grant

Foodpanda released details of the e-scooter trade-in grant scheme from the government, becoming the second food delivery firm, following GrabFood, to release details of the...

LTA warns of dangers of converting e-scooters to PMAs, will take action against violators

Singapore—The country’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has issued a warning against those who intend to convert e-scooters into personal mobility aids (PMA), since advertisements...

“Irresponsible and abhorrent”—Strong words from Lam Pin Min for opposition leader who attended MPS

Singapore—The announcement November 4 in Parliament that e-scooters were being banned from public footpaths has drawn mixed reactions from Singaporeans, with the unhappiest and...

GrabFood announces terms for trade-in grant

On Friday (Nov 15), GrabFood delivery riders may start to apply for the e-scooter trade-in grant. GrabFood is the first firm to release details about...

PPP head Goh Meng Seng weighs in on e-scooter ban

Singapore— As the country deals with the new ban on e-scooters on public footpaths, which was announced in Parliament on November 4, others have...

Netizens increasingly unhappy with PMD ban

Singapore—There have been a number of Meet-the-People (MPS) sessions attended by Personal Mobility Device (PMD) riders ever since the announcement of the ban on...

E-scooter rider involved in fatal collision with 65-year-old woman may get 5 years jail

Singapore—The rider of an electric scooter involved in a collision that left a 65-year-old woman dead a few days later is now facing three...

PUB: Riding PMDs on drain gratings warrants fine and jail

The Public Utilities Board (PUB) national water agency reminded PMD riders who drive on drain gratings that the law considers such behaviour an offence...
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