Tag: Ong Ye Kung

Ong Ye Kung sheds light on vaccinated worker who tested positive for Covid-19

Singapore -- The first Covid-19 case detected in Singapore's foreign worker dormitories in more than a month has brought home the fact that the...

Netizens petition: ‘Say NO to Chan Chun Sing for PM!’

Singapore -- Since news broke last Thursday (April 8) that Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat would step aside as leader of the People's...

Ong Ye Kung helps whip up chicken rendang, nasi kuning on cooking show

Singapore—Prepare to see another side of Transport Minister Ong Ye Kung, who announced on his Facebook page on Monday (Apr 12) that he will...

S’pore to contribute S$27.7m to IMF for low-income countries coping with Covid-19, MPs show...

Singapore – Parliamentarians supported Singapore's US$20.57 million (S$27.7 million) contribution to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) initiatives to help the vulnerable and low-income countries...

Ong Ye Kung reminisces about his time as a “farmhand” on his family’s kampung

Singapore—Transport Minister Ong Ye Kung posted photos of himself working in a community vegetable garden on Wednesday (Mar 31), adding that when he was...

M’sia pays S’pore S$102.8 million for the terminated KL-Singapore High-Speed Rail project

Singapore – Malaysia has paid Singapore more than S$102 million in compensation for the terminated Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) project, ministers from both...

Netizens say that increasing rail and bus fares amid train faults is ‘shameful’

Singapore -- Many members of the online community have spoken out against an increase in public transport fares in light of two train disruptions...

Tommy Koh calls Ong Ye Kung ‘a great leader’

Singapore—Transport Minister Ong ye Kung penned a Facebook post on Wednesday (March 10) about giving an eight-year-old boy who loves trains a birthday treat...

Ong Ye Kung: Train fares so far are not enough to cover operating costs

Singapore – While the government will continue to subsidise rail and bus operations, the bill to taxpayers "cannot keep ballooning," said Transport Minister Ong...

Some for, others against closing part of Woodlands Ring Road to vehicles

Singapore — Mixed reactions emerge in comments after a plan to repurpose Woodlands Ring Road was announced on Thursday (Jan 21) by Transport Minister...
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