Chua Chong Kheng LTA

Asia Pacific Rail 2016 Event highlights: 10 minutes with LTA’s Chua Chong Kheng

Asia Pacific Rail was once again successfully organized from 22-23 March 2016, gathering over 1,100 attendees from over 400 organizations and 35 countries. After his exciting presentation on Enhancing Singapore’s Rail System – Moving Beyond Rail Network Expansion, we sat down onsite with Mr. Chua Chong Kheng, Infrastructure and Development, Land Transport Authority (LTA), Singapore to find out his key challenges and future plans …

Singapore's metro network

Interview with LTA’s Mr Chua Chong Kheng

Singapore’s first MRT train rolled out in 1987, and by 1995, we had North South and East West lines spanning the length and breadth across our island. We have two LRT lines, one was challenging as it is implemented within a matured residential estate. The other was planned and implemented together with our housing programme and it is a showcase of …

rail ticketing

The future of rail ticketing

From token systems to card systems, from individual operator ticketing to an integrated transport ticketing system, rail ticketing has evolved significantly over the years. As we move into the digital age, what lies in the future of rail ticketing? Are we moving towards a card-based or a cloud-based future? When it comes to rail ticketing and fare collection in Singapore, …