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COE prices rise, led by motorbike premium

The increase in motorcycle COE premiums surprised dealers, who had expected the new higher taxes to dampen demand for two-wheeled vehicles

Motoring News | 25 Feb 2017

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into car door which 'opened suddenly' at traffic light

A motorcyclist died on Wednesday night after crashing into a car door, which a passenger opened without warning along Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3

Motoring News | 24 Feb 2017

Several personal mobility devices impounded after enforcement operations by LTA

After conducting enforcement operations, several personal mobility devices were impounded by the Land Transport Authority in the first half of February.

Motoring News | 24 Feb 2017

Diesel tax will add to costs, say cabbies

Despite reductions in their daily rental rates, cabbies expect their earnings to take a hit as a result of the new diesel tax

Motoring News | 23 Feb 2017

Motor accident claims now more likely to be settled out of court

Motorists in Singapore who get into accidents are now much more likely to negotiate and settle claims out of court than take their grievance before a judge

Motoring News | 23 Feb 2017

Taken for a ride in private-hire scam

At least nine victims have made reports about bogus 'Grab/Uber promotional packages' since last week, said a police spokesman in an advisory released yesterday

Motoring News | 23 Feb 2017

Cab firms to pass on savings from cut in diesel tax

ComfortDelgro, the largest operator with a 60 per cent market share, said two days ago that it would pass on the savings, without giving details

Motoring News | 22 Feb 2017

Fixed salary carrot a hit with HDT taxi drivers

Scheme to treat cabbies as full-time staff pays off as it has recruited drivers for all its 50 cabs

Motoring News | 21 Feb 2017

Market for taxis and taxi-like services doubles

Commuters expressed greater satisfaction with Uber and Grab compared with taxis in areas such as customer service

Motoring News | 21 Feb 2017

Singapore Budget 2017: Singapore to implement carbon tax from 2019; diesel taxes restructured

The current Carbon Emissions-based Vehicle Scheme will be replaced with a new Vehicular Emissions Scheme while diesel taxes are restructured

Motoring News | 20 Feb 2017