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Significance of taxi apps in a public transport/mrt breakdown

Grabtaxi and uber are definitely necessary for Singapore but with changes needed. The public transport system has proven itself unreliable once again with a breakdown of both the east-west and north-South major mrt lines. Almost as if a justification for the remarks by smrt ceo Desmond kuok that the public transport system is financially unsustainable, […]

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3 ways to renew car insurance

There are now 3 ways to renew your car insurance. During the first 3 years of a new vehicle purchase If you purchased a new car and it is within the first 3 years of warranty, you would have no choice but to renew automatically with the authorized insurer depending on the make of your vehicle. This […]

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Top 10 Car Rental Tips

Remember when people rented cars mainly for the purpose of vacation transportation? These days, things have changed. The car rental industry has grown by leaps and bounds; the most current estimates available (for 2004) put annual car rental revenue at a whopping $17.6 billion. Airport rentals have historically been the main revenue driver, but that […]

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Car insurance: Two strikes and you’re out?

Car insurance: Two strikes and you’re out? CAR insurers have insisted that it is within their rights to reject policy applications from motorists if they have one too many accident claims within a year. In most cases, insurers adopt a ‘two-strike’ rule – they would typically turn away a motorist who has made two or […]

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What is subrogation in motor insurance claims?

What is subrogation in motor insurance claims? In the context of Singapore, under the Barometer of Liability (BOLA) system, a subrogation claim is a claim made against the first party by the third party for the first party part in the accident. Subrogation claims can usually affect motorists when they least expect it. For example, […]

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Average cost of buying and maintaining a car in Singapore

Average cost of buying and maintaining a car in Singapore Car ownership costs can be categorised into initial purchase costs and recurring costs. Initial Purchase Costs •Certificate of Entitlement (COE) – The Vehicle Quota System is an initiative to control the number of cars on Singapore’s roads, by determining the number of new vehicles allowed […]

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Importing a car into Singapore

Pros -Wide range of models available – Savings up to S$ 20,000 -Shorter delivery times -Car must pass a mechanical inspection -Car may not be suitable for tropical climate Cons -Car must be a right hand drive vehicle -Car must use unleaded petrol -Car must use CFC-free air conditioners -Car must pass a mechanical inspection […]

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Vehicle Quota System

The Vehicle Quota System was implemented on 1 May 1990. Under this system, LTA determines the number of new vehicles allowed for registration while the market determines the price of owning a vehicle. In determining the number of cars allowed for registration, we take into account the prevailing traffic conditions and the number of vehicles […]

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