03 October 17
The Straits Times by NUR ASYIQIN MOHAMAD SALLEH
Vessels plying inland waterways will have to meet new safety standards after changes to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) Act were passed in Parliament yesterday.
The changes vest the MPA with the power to set standards for vessels operating in reservoirs and other inland waterways.
It will work with national water agency PUB, which licenses such vessels, to develop ...more