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The Temasek Review
Time to commit Hari-kiri « Opinion « TR EMERITUSAs Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport, he has
The Temasek Review / Posted 33 minutes ago
As Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport, he has yet to take responsibility for the repeated MRT failures. In fact, he has said that the media is exaggerating the problems of the MRT re-signalling project. For the... Read more
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Mong Palatino
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » A new EDSA is emerging but will the poor have any place in it?villages despite the quick transformation of Makati into the country’s main fin
Mong Palatino / Posted 5 hours ago
villages despite the quick transformation of Makati into the country’s main financial center. After the construction of MRT in 1999, bigger malls were developed. EDSA became too small for Henry Sy, which probably led him to support the extension... Read more
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The Star
Najib raps Opposition for deriding MRT projectLUMPUR: The Opposition has been taken to task for belittling the Government’s e
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
LUMPUR: The Opposition has been taken to task for belittling the Government’s efforts in building the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line project. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said it seemed that the Opposition... Read more
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The Star
Still bullish in the second half(LRT3) is expected to start the ball rolling for the second half of this year.
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
(LRT3) is expected to start the ball rolling for the second half of this year. Among the projects in the pipeline are the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya Line Two, LRT3, East Coast Railway, and the Pan Borneo Highway. The MRT Line 2 is expected... Read more
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Starmometer
30th Awit Awards: Darren Espanto, Inigo Pascual, Quest Lead NomineesMCA Music, Inc. Dahil Sa’yo – Inigo Pascual – Star Music O Pag-Ibig – Honlani
Starmometer / Posted 15 hours ago
MCA Music, Inc. Dahil Sa’yo – Inigo Pascual – Star Music O Pag-Ibig – Honlani Rabe & Jack Rufo – Star Music Binibini Sa MRT – Johann Garcia – Viva Records Corporation Walang Hanggan – Jose ‘Quest’ Villanueva III – Warner Music... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore rail delays leave commuters steamingrail operators. "Lovely. ... I’ll send ye the bill for the cab I’m having to t
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 hours ago
rail operators. "Lovely. ... I’ll send ye the bill for the cab I’m having to take to work," wrote one commuter. "Hello #mrt where are you? forgot to get out of bed this morning?" said another. Pictures of packed stations, queues for buses and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Downtown Line, North-South Line hit by delays on Friday morningLine. We apologise for the inconvenience caused. Part of the NSL was also affe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
Line. We apologise for the inconvenience caused. Part of the NSL was also affected by a signalling fault near Ang Mo Kio MRT station, said operator SMRT at about 6.30am. It urged commuters to use other MRT lines or seek alternative transport if... Read more
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The Star
Najib hits out at opposition for belittling MRT projectNajib Tun Razak lashed out at the opposition for belittling the government's ef
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Najib Tun Razak lashed out at the opposition for belittling the government's effort in implementing the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) Line project. The Prime Minister said the project was introduced to enable people living in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Singapore workers get a taste of commuting chaos as trains failtwo rail operators. "Lovely....I'll send ye the bill for the cab I'm having to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
two rail operators. "Lovely....I'll send ye the bill for the cab I'm having to take to work," wrote one commuter. "Hello #mrt where are you? forgot to get out of bed this morning?" riffed another. Pictures of packed stations, queues for buses and... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Readers to the Rescue: Help us raise £40k for Kendal Mountain Rescue Teamand increase the chances of positive outcomes. A charity wholly dependent on v
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
and increase the chances of positive outcomes. A charity wholly dependent on volunteers and donations to survive, Kendal MRT needs the support of the community to replace an outdated minibus. "We regularly replace our vehicles," Kathryn Jackson,... Read more
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The Star
Flash floods and traffic jams in Klang Valleyaccount reported slow moving traffic along the Subang Airport Road from Federal
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
account reported slow moving traffic along the Subang Airport Road from Federal Highway and Citta Mall to the Glenmarie MRT station. On the Kuala Lumpur Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2), traffic is backed up from Zoo Negara to Taman Hillview while... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Can't you use GPS?': A train delay, a bus ride gone South and a day to rememberSINGAPORE: Bishan MRT station was a picture of chaos on Friday morning (Aug 18)
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Bishan MRT station was a picture of chaos on Friday morning (Aug 18). Meandering lines at the taxi stand, warm bodies amassed at the bus stop, the air thick with frustration as irate passengers vented at SMRT staff on the ground and each... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Students taking examinations affected by North-South Line delaySecondary School, Catholic High School, Raffles Institution and Whitley Seconda
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Secondary School, Catholic High School, Raffles Institution and Whitley Secondary School were spotted queuing at Bishan MRT station's passenger control station for excuse letters, to explain why they were late for school. A Bishan Park... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Downtown Line, North-South Line plagued by signalling issues on Friday morningtrains are progressively being put into service. Part of the NSL was also affe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
trains are progressively being put into service. Part of the NSL was also affected by a signalling fault near Ang Mo Kio MRT station, said operator SMRT. It urged commuters to use other MRT lines or seek alternative transport if headed towards... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Downtown Line, North-South Line plagued by signalling issues early on Friday morningFree bus services are available, it said. Part of the NSL was also affected by
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Free bus services are available, it said. Part of the NSL was also affected by a signalling system fault near Ang Mo Kio MRT station, said operator SMRT. It urged commuters to use other MRT lines or seek alternative transport if headed towards... Read more
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The Temasek Review
SMRT fare hikes but better and more reliable services? « Complaint « Letters « TR EMERITUSToday we Singaporeans faced another 40 minutes to 1 hour delay on the MRT. Why
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
Today we Singaporeans faced another 40 minutes to 1 hour delay on the MRT. Why with all our smart millionaires ministers, nobody can solve this problem that has plagued Singapore since 10 years ago? Totally waiting for Khaw boon wan to emerge with a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Town Square Soho’s launching this weekendconnected via the Tun Razak Exchange to extensive road networks, connecting all
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
connected via the Tun Razak Exchange to extensive road networks, connecting all major attractions together with the new MRT station Cochrane within a few minutes’ walking distance. Visitors are welcome to visit Ibraco Booth at Sheda Bintulu... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North-South Line train delay: Rush-hour commuters affected due to signalling faultSINGAPORE: Commuters travelling along the North-South MRT line were hit by dela
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: Commuters travelling along the North-South MRT line were hit by delays during the evening peak period on Thursday (Aug 17), caused by a fault in the network's new signalling system. It took about two hours before train services went back... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Tax reform must fund free tuition, healthcare, transport system—Angarabe specifically allocated to projects that would improve the country’s public t
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
be specifically allocated to projects that would improve the country’s public transport system especially the LRT and MRT. ADVERTISEMENT Meanwhile, the senator said part of the incremental revenues of the proposed excise tax on... Read more
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ORF Wien
Millionen-Minus: WGKK sieht Einnahmen-Problemneue Therapieformen - etwa die neueste Strahlentherapie - seien sehr kosteninte
ORF Wien / Posted yesterday
neue Therapieformen - etwa die neueste Strahlentherapie - seien sehr kostenintensiv. Weiters würden immer mehr MRT- und CT-Untersuchungen angeordnet. Allein im ersten Halbjahr gab es hier ein Plus von elf Prozent, was Mehrkosten von... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rush-hour commuters hit by delays on North-South Line due to signalling faultSINGAPORE: Commuters travelling along the North-South MRT line during the eveni
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: Commuters travelling along the North-South MRT line during the evening peak period on Thursday (Aug 17) have been hit by delays. This is due to a signalling system fault, said transport operator SMRT in a tweet at about 6.45pm. It added... Read more
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The Star
MRT Corp appoints former PLUS CEO Noorizah as its directorand chief executive officer of PLUS Malaysia Bhd from 2007 to this year. KUALA
The Star / Posted yesterday
and chief executive officer of PLUS Malaysia Bhd from 2007 to this year. KUALA LUMPUR: Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) has appointed Datuk Noorizah Abd Hamid to its board of directors. The Minister of Finance Inc-owned public... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Man found dead at Singapore’s LRT station was struck by two trainshim for two seconds falling off the platform at the station along the Bukit Pan
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
him for two seconds falling off the platform at the station along the Bukit Panjang LRT line, which is operated by SMRT. But the lone train service controller, who was observing 22 monitors at the operation control center at another... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesbut there's a life of service outside the DSWD. The only thing I will miss is m
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
but there's a life of service outside the DSWD. The only thing I will miss is my driver and car but I'm used to taking the MRT and I won't pawn my soul for that kind of entitlement,� Taguiwalo said. Senators Ralph Recto, Loren LegardaJuan Miguel... Read more
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Inquirier.net
MRT unloads passengers amid new technical glitchA southbound Metro Rail Transit (MRT 3) train stopped and unloaded its passenge
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
A southbound Metro Rail Transit (MRT 3) train stopped and unloaded its passengers anew at Buendia station on Thursday morning. An MRT service report said the glitch at 7:29 a.m. was due to a “technical problem.” On Wednesday, two southbound trains... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Love of food, lack of activity leave Singaporeans vulnerable to diabeteskey goal is to get more active and make this a fixed habit in your daily routin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
key goal is to get more active and make this a fixed habit in your daily routine. Even walking briskly to the MRT station or mall or taking the stairs instead of the lift each day can make a difference. Taken together, making wise... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Follyfor bureaucrats to protect their behinds by blaming contractors for screw-ups t
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
for bureaucrats to protect their behinds by blaming contractors for screw-ups that happen. In the case of the decrepit MRT-3 system, where service seems to breakdown with increasing intermittence, it is abundantly clear that the bureaucrats are... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
MetroPac offers P12-b MRT3 rehabunder the new proposal, Metro Pacific planned to initially invest P12 billion t
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
under the new proposal, Metro Pacific planned to initially invest P12 billion to rehabilitate and improve the service of MRT3, or double the P6 billion the company originally proposed. Lim said the Transportation Department was expected to... Read more
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Rappler
How to grow a business, according to Dennis Uydelivery to Davao. "I learned all the ropes here [in Manila]. I did not have c
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
delivery to Davao. "I learned all the ropes here [in Manila]. I did not have car for the first year of college so I rode MRT (train) and bus. I also had to make up for my allowance because it wasn't enough for parties," he said. During his free... Read more
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Daily Record
Swimmers trapped for three hours in glen featured in TV hit Outlanderfor three hours, shivering in their swimsuits as the rescue effort was mobilise
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
for three hours, shivering in their swimsuits as the rescue effort was mobilised. Lomond Mountain Rescue Team (Lomond MRT), police and Scottish Fire and Rescue were called to assist with the rescue at around 8.40pm on Tuesday (August... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Technical glitches botch MRT operationsDue to technical problems, a Metro Rail Transit (MRT 3) train stopped and unloa
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Due to technical problems, a Metro Rail Transit (MRT 3) train stopped and unloaded its passengers at Kamuning station, southbound on Tuesday morning. “Train unloaded passengers at Kamuning Station SB (southbound) at 11:28 a.m. due to technical... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
How Media Prima’s ad revenue contributed to 21% overall growth in Q2six months of 2017. According to Datuk Kamal Khalid, group MD of Media Prima, t
Marketing Interactive / Posted 4 days ago
six months of 2017. According to Datuk Kamal Khalid, group MD of Media Prima, the launch of new advertising sites along the MRT Sungai Buloh – Kajang Line and the increase in digital content consumption among consumers “bodes well” for both... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Uber’s One-Month Suspension: How Riders and Drivers Are Handling Ittoo. But they don't!!! Now we know which interest d regulator protects. LTFRB:
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
too. But they don't!!! Now we know which interest d regulator protects. LTFRB: "Taxis are unsafe. Buses cause traffic. MRT keeps breaking down." LTFRB: "Hmm.. Let's cancel UBER!" Many also questioned why the LTFRB is singling out ride-sharing... Read more
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The Star
New pass with two-day unlimited city rail travel for Games visitorsallows passengers to use the KLIA Express Rail Link (ERL) to KL Sentral and enj
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
allows passengers to use the KLIA Express Rail Link (ERL) to KL Sentral and enjoy free unlimited travel on the LRT, MRT and Monorail for two days. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said the cards were... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt-private sector mix not doing MRT-3 any goodThe poor performance of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) is a result of ha
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
The poor performance of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) is a result of having a government operator and a private sector maintenance contractor, according to a former Public Works who now heads the Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC). “The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
P&WC Continues its Global Service Network Expansion with a New Designated Maintenance Facility (DMF) in Brazil to Serve PT6A Engine Customersin Brazil, the P&WC parts distribution centre located in Sorocaba, Brazil, and
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
in Brazil, the P&WC parts distribution centre located in Sorocaba, Brazil, and the specialized Mobile Repair Technician (MRT) teams that serve the Brazilian market. P&WC's global customer service organization consists of 2,000 employees located... Read more
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The Star
FGV eyes opportunities in ECRL projectand a proven track record in its ability to provide integrated logistics servic
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
and a proven track record in its ability to provide integrated logistics services such as for the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) and other mega infrastructure projects,” Khairil said, adding that it is estimated that 10% of the seven-year... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New bus service 944 to serve Bukit Batokin Bukit Batok can look forward to a new bus service which will begin next Sund
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
in Bukit Batok can look forward to a new bus service which will begin next Sunday (Aug 27), announced bus operator SMRT and the Land Transport Authority in a joint news release on Monday. Bus service 944 will serve new housing developments... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Help for elderly, disabled commuters to get around Outram Park MRT stationSINGAPORE: It will be easier for the elderly and those with physical disabiliti
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: It will be easier for the elderly and those with physical disabilities to get around Outram Park MRT station, with the introduction of two initiatives on Monday (Aug 14) by the Public Transport Council (PTC) in collaboration with SBS... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Heavy traffic on Commonwealth Avenue as MRT 7 work beginsThe Metro Rail Transit 7 (MRT 7) Traffic Management Task Force has advised moto
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
The Metro Rail Transit 7 (MRT 7) Traffic Management Task Force has advised motorists of possible traffic buildup on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City as construction of the guideway for Station 3 starts tomorrow, Aug. 15. From seven lanes in both... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Execution problemexpert in transport and infra development, reacted sharply to my column last Fr
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
expert in transport and infra development, reacted sharply to my column last Friday. Here is his comment: “BRT on MRT-3 tracks is regression, not progression. “Simple math. With 22 trains (without the Dalian LRVs), MRT-3 has capacity for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Beyond Terminal 4, still ways for Singapore to soar as aviation hubciting how Singapore's infrastructure has been traditionally built mostly based
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
citing how Singapore's infrastructure has been traditionally built mostly based on demand. "If you look at our HDB, our MRT, we always are very cautious, conservative in terms of the capacity,” he said. “At one time, for our MRT, we said 'You... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DPWH: Access road to Libingan repairedBayani in Taguig. Melvin Navarro, the DPWH director for Metro Manila, said the
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Bayani in Taguig. Melvin Navarro, the DPWH director for Metro Manila, said the P42-million repair works on the section of MRT Avenue, also known as Bayani Avenue, leading to Libingan was completed in time for the observance of National Heroes Day... Read more
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The Temasek Review
PAP’s screwed up population ‘planning’ may lead to a complete MRT standstill « Opinion « TR EMERITUSTo better understand how our MRT system will continue to be increasingly unreli
The Temasek Review / Posted 6 days ago
To better understand how our MRT system will continue to be increasingly unreliable, we need to understand the cause: it was designed for a much lower population. Worse, expansion of the main lines was not factored in during construction. Both Lau... Read more
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The Star
Come down hard on vandals of public facilities, says LeeLee said. He said some Malaysians were so irresponsible and did not know how t
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Lee said. He said some Malaysians were so irresponsible and did not know how to appreciate public infrastructure like the MRT. Lee said there were other ways of expressing one’s anger or grievan­ces without vandalising public properties or... Read more
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The Star
‘Dropping of Clause 88A not a U-turn’also told the 10,000-strong crowd that the country was on the right track to su
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
also told the 10,000-strong crowd that the country was on the right track to success. “With the completion of the first MRT line, the construction of the second and third MRT lines and extension of the LRT to Klang, Kuala Lumpur is transforming... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ayala also keen on rehab of MRT3Almendras said the conglomerate would participate in the proposed unsolicited p
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
Almendras said the conglomerate would participate in the proposed unsolicited proposal of Metro Pacific to rehabilitate MRT Line 3. The terms of the joint venture partnership have not been finalized. The two companies are also partners in the... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch dramatic helicopter rescue of kids stranded in the Cairngormskeep warm. Simon Hammock, Aircraft Captain for the UK Coastguard said: 'We wer
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
keep warm. Simon Hammock, Aircraft Captain for the UK Coastguard said: 'We were tasked to assist the police and Cairngorm MRT who were on scene co-ordinating the search. "As darkness fell we were all relieved to find the group safe and well. They... Read more
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New Kerala
Bentley Announces Finalists in 2017 Be Inspired Awards Program Recognizing BIM Advancements in Infrastructure Design, Construction, and Operations - newkerala news #262420of California High Speed Rail Corridor Utilizing UAVs - (Burbank to Los Angeles
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
of California High Speed Rail Corridor Utilizing UAVs - (Burbank to Los Angeles to Anaheim, California, United States) •MRT Corporation Sdn. Bhd. - Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) SSP Line - (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) BIM Advancements in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Purple Line, Blue Line now connectit with Bang Sue station on Friday. (Photo by Pornprom Satrabhaya) The Mass Ra
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
it with Bang Sue station on Friday. (Photo by Pornprom Satrabhaya) The Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) has opened the rail service on the 1.2km missing link between its Purple Line and Blue Line, ending the need for a... Read more
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