Biography of the Author Justin Ong

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  1. Khaw Boon Wan on NSL flooding: SMRT maintenance team 'failed us'

    The Transport Minister also reveals that authorities were “late by a few days” in replacing the malfunctioning pumps which caused a massive ...
  2. Extraordinary People: Cancer 'broke' this little girl - but couldn't beat her

    Trinity was just nine when leukaemia took her memory and ability to move or speak. Four years on she is healthy, finished with her PSLE and dreams ...
  3. Singapore Lego artist’s rejected design for LTA toy train ‘strikingly similar’ to end product

    "It’s my fault for not being careful," Lego artist Jeffrey Kong says, while the Land Transport Authority says it's "inevitable that the eventual ...
  4. Bukit Panjang LRT 'prone to faults due to sharp turns over undulating terrain’

    The design was also adapted from a “straight-line” airport system and made to fit a housing estate, says Second Transport Minister Ng Chee Meng.
  5. Sultan Shoal lighthouse: Run on technology, sustained by old-world charm

    The 122-year-old western entry point to Singapore waters is both picturesque and eccentric at once.
  6. Hundreds turn out at military funeral for NSF soldier Gavin Chan who died in Australia

    Those in attendance recalled 3SG Gavin Chan as a "responsible kid" and a "very good boy".
  7. ‘Let it die out’: The Singaporean martial art nobody wants to learn

    Xinjiaquan or “Singafist” has fallen into decline like its founder, the accomplished kungfu grandmaster Teo Choon Teck.
  8. Behind the 'political pressure' that led to the 'afterthought' of Bukit Panjang LRT

    Experts discuss challenges that arise when transport systems come as an “afterthought” to town planning, as Minister Khaw Boon Wan suggests was ...
  9. Will 7-year low car COE prices continue to fall?

    Transport analysts also note the growing influence of private-hire operators like Grab and Uber on Certificate of Entitlement premiums.
  10. PM Lee, President Jokowi hail ‘special’ 50th anniversary of Singapore-Indonesia relations

    The two leaders also pointed to progress in areas of cooperation like tourism and the digital economy.