Home Briefs: ERP rates to be cut for some roads till Dec 31

ERP rates to be cut for some roads till Dec 31

Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) rates at some roads and expressways will be reduced starting on Saturday until Dec 31, for the school holidays.

There will be no charges for some gantries. The affected areas include the Ayer Rajah, Marina Coastal, Central and Pan-Island expressways, as well as Dunearn, Thomson and Upper Bukit Timah roads.

10 receive Tan Chin Tuan Nursing Award

Ten enrolled nurses were recognised for their contributions yesterday.

Health Minister Gan Kim Yong presented cash prizes and gold medallions to the top three winners and cash prizes to seven merit winners of the Tan Chin Tuan Nursing Award. It is the highest accolade for enrolled nurses, who hold certificates in nursing from the Institute of Technical Education.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 17, 2015, with the headline 'Home Briefs: ERP rates to be cut for some roads till Dec 31'. Print Edition | Subscribe