NATIONAL PARKS BOARD

Thieves strike bike supply vending machines

Less than four months after they were introduced, vending machines at park connectors selling bicycle repair equipment have had their first cases of theft.

Bloom or gloom? Orchid farm owner weighs prospects

Growing up around orchids did not mean an instant affinity for the blooms for Woon Leng Nursery owner Teo Woon Cheng, 46.

NParks plans to help nurseries produce new orchid varieties, revitalise ailing industry

The hardy orchid may have taken a beating of late, with exports out of Singapore falling by close to half in the past decade. But the National Parks Board (NParks), which took over the management...

LTA signs agreement with bike-sharing firms and stakeholders on responsible parking, riding

Operators will have to adopt geo-fencing technology by the end of this year. This will let the five firms know whether their bicycles have been parked within designated parking zones.

More than 100ha of land to be set aside for landscape nurseries in a first

SINGAPORE - More than 100 hectares of land in northwest Singapore will be set aside for landscape nurseries, with the first plots open for tender starting November this year.

East Coast Park to get more facilities, open spaces

East Coast Park will be upgraded with more open spaces and amenities when improvement works at three sites are completed by end-2019, the National Parks Board (NParks) announced yesterday.