Tag: bus drivers

Covid-19: Netizens question safety of public transport after cases linked to bus drivers

Singapore – A new Covid-19 cluster was discovered on Friday (July 24) at Bukit Panjang Integrated Transport Hub. Furthermore, it was confirmed that all four cases were bus drivers; resulting in safety concerns towards public transport highlighted by members of the online community. Transport operator...

Chee Soon Juan on “Why are there so many foreign bus drivers in S’pore?”

Singapore – The Secretary-General of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP), Chee Soon Juan took a moment to explain the reason for why there are so many foreign bus drivers in Singapore and said that one reason is the low wages that Malaysians could survive...

WP’s Pritam Singh seeks feedback from private hire bus drivers

Singapore – Private hire bus drivers have been urged to "organise themselves" and to contact Workers' Party leader Pritam Singh as he collects feedback for the proposed second Covid-19 support package. On Thursday (March 12), Mr Singh took to Facebook to urge the drivers to...

Woman body-blocks SBS bus from moving off because she missed her stop

It’s not every day you encounter something like this. One video recorded by a netizen has been shared almost three thousand times already and has drawn thousands of reactions from the online community. A woman used her body and blocked Bus 43, bound for...