Motorists say no change in waiting time at Causeway and Tuas Checkpoint as clampdown kicks in

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SINGAPORE - The clampdown on foreign vehicles with unpaid fines has not worsened the jams at the Causeway and Tuas Checkpoint, a Straits Times poll of 25 Malaysian motorists working in Singapore showed.

A mobile application, which has tracked congestion at the land checkpoints since 2016, also showed that while waiting times can still remain long, they did not change on Monday (April 1), the first day of Singapore's move to deny entry to vehicles with outstanding fines.

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