Friday, 14 December 2018


Owners of electric scooters will be able to register their devices with the authorities from Jan 2.

The registration fee of S$20 will be waived for owners who register their e-scooters by Mar 31, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) said this in a media release on Wednesday (Dec 12).

Registration can be done via LTA's website at www.onemotoring.com.sg/escooter or at Singapore Post offices until Jun 30.

"Registrants must be at least 16 years old and will need to declare that their e-scooters are compliant with the device criteria specified under the Active Mobility Act," LTA said.

Read more @ https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/registration-of-e-scooters-opens-jan-2-lta-singpost-11024684

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's family roots in Singapore at Fort Canning Park


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paid respects to his great-great-great-great-grandmother, Esther Bernard at Fort Canning. Esther Bernard married Mr John Henry Moor, the first headmaster of Raffles Institution (RI).

Mr Trudeau's great-great-great-great-great-grandfather was Major-General William Farquhar, the first British Resident and Commandant of Singapore from 1819 to 1823.

Read more @ https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/canada-pm-justin-trudeau-singapore-family-links-fort-canning-10935004