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Supplementary Budget 2020 for Businesses

In the Supplementary Budget 2020 Statement delivered on 26 March 2020, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat shared about the additional support measures for workers, businesses and households in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Booklet and infographics from the Ministry of Finance (MOF) give businesses an overview of the various measures attached in the links below: 1. Resilience Budget – Infographics link 2. Stay Healthy Biz link 3. Resilience Budget – Budget Booklet link   You may wish to visit https://www.singaporebudget.gov.sg/budget_2020/resilience-budget to read DPM’s speech in full and refer to the Budget Annex for more details on [...]

By |2020-03-27T15:47:31+08:0027 March 2020|News|0 Comments

[Key Update] COVID-19 Advisory for Businesses – Updated 21 March 2020

Update: 21 March 2020 Enterprise Singapore has updated their business advisory based on the latest updates from the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Manpower, as attached. Advisory on COVID-19 for Businesses 200320_final 930pm  Updated Travel Advisory and Restrictions Everyone are strongly encouraged to review work-related travel plans, and defer all travel abroad with immediate effect. Do also obtain a travel declaration from your employees. Should any of your employees still proceed to travel overseas, you may require them to use their annual leave entitlements to cover the duration of their mandatory Stay-Home Notice (SHN), or any extended period of [...]

By |2020-03-23T10:32:07+08:0021 March 2020|News|0 Comments

Travel advisory and travel restrictions

Please note the latest precautionary measures to prevent further importation of COVID-19 cases, for immediate circulation and action. Attached are press releases from the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Manpower on the above matter; as well as Minister Chan Chun Sing’s Facebook post. (https://www.facebook.com/175816112470380/posts/3039000042818625/). Key updates to note: Travel advisory and travel restrictions Defer all non-essential overseas travel for the next 30 days, with immediate effect. This advisory will be reviewed thereafter. 1. From 16 March 2020, 2359 hours, all travellers (including Singapore Residents, long term pass holders, and short term visitors) entering Singapore with recent travel history [...]

By |2020-03-16T11:44:59+08:0016 March 2020|News|0 Comments

[CMS Update] Cessation of CMS Booking at Eng Kong Container Depots

This is a reminder for all CMS users for a circular that went out to users on 31 January 2020. Please be informed that Eng Kong Container Depots has ceased the requirement for CMS Bookings with effect from 15 February 2020. The last day users will require booking at their depot was on 14 February 2020. Please ensure that your controllers and drivers are informed of this change. For any clarifications, please do not hesitate to contact us at 6513-3173.

By |2020-03-11T11:45:40+08:0011 March 2020|News|0 Comments

Key Budget 2020 Measures for Businesses

Budget 2020 has unveiled new measures and initiatives to support Singapore businesses, as they continue to be the main focus for Singapore’s development and growth. To help businesses remain well-informed of key announcements, Enterprise Singapore has put together a useful list of resources and materials below.   Learn how Budget 2020 will impact your businesses and find out about the new programmes and schemes that will further support you. Enterprise Singapore Budget 2020 Overview Learn about new measures and initiatives that help businesses develop new capabilities and tap new growth opportunities. enterprisesg.gov.sg/budget-2020   Enterprise Singapore Keep Growing Content Hub Find [...]

By |2020-03-06T09:42:14+08:006 March 2020|News|0 Comments

[Key Updates] COVID-19 for Businesses

Enterprise Singapore has updated their advisory to businesses on their website in accordance with updates from the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Ministry of Manpower (MOM): www.enterprisesg.gov.sg/covid-19 Here are the key updates to note: Implementation of Stay-Home Notice (SHN) All Singapore residents and long-term pass holders with recent travel history to mainland China (outside of Hubei) within the last 14 days will now be issued a Stay-Home Notice (SHN) upon their return to Singapore. With the introduction of SHN, no new Leaves of Absence (LOA) will be issued. Those who are currently on LOA will continue to serve out [...]

By |2020-02-26T09:58:14+08:0024 February 2020|News|0 Comments

Singapore Budget 2020

In the 2020 Budget Statement delivered earlier today on 18 February 2020, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat shared about the measures that the Government will put in place to support businesses through the uncertainties in the global environment while preparing them to capture the opportunities in the future. During the budget speech, the CDAS ePayment Solution was also mentioned briefly. CDAS is hard at work to developing this solution to help address the long-term industry pain points, that aims to help the container depot and logistics players work Faster, Easier, and Better, with significant cost and [...]

By |2020-02-19T10:15:50+08:0018 February 2020|News|0 Comments

Supporting Our Frontline Healthcare Staff

CDAS together with 10 other Trade Associations, joined SCCCI to publish a poem written by local poet Tan Chee Lay, to mark respect and tribute to all our frontline healthcare workers for their selfless acts of courage in dealing with the COVID-19. To all doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals, we THANK YOU! CDAS fully supports our frontline and healthcare workers, who are working hard to fight the COVID-19 outbreak. Let us work together in a calm and supportive manner, and help each other in this time of need, and together we can pull through this together, as we have done [...]

By |2020-02-18T23:10:22+08:0017 February 2020|News|0 Comments

Launch of CDAS ePayment Solution

During the CDAS Lunar New Year Celebration, CDAS launched several industry initiatives, one of which was the ePayment solution. With the support of Enterprise Singapore, the new CDAS e-Payment Solution will help boost productivity by 60 per cent for depots and transport companies respectively. Drivers can access an app that calculates total charges due at depots, and payments can be made by the the driver or transport company electronically. By going cashless, a depot operator can save up to 3 hours per day, while a transport company can save up to 25 minutes per driver per day. CDAS and Enterprise [...]

By |2020-02-10T14:52:49+08:0010 February 2020|News|0 Comments

Showcase of Container Tracking System (CTR)

CDAS showcased the Container Tracking System (CTR) at the CDAS Lunar New Year Celebration 2020.   CTR was introduced to tackle the ongoing problem faced by hauliers of tracking their assets. CTR will help address the user pain points by providing:- 24/7 Real-Time Tracking for Prime Movers and Lorries Seamless Asset Tracking of trailers Fleet performance analysis - such as overspeeding, alerts, route playbacks, and mileage reports Remote truck immobilizer for unauthorized use Cargo Information Traditionally, fleets are only installed with GPS trackers that provide fleet management information such as location, speed, mileage etc. While this is useful for fleet [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:07:11+08:009 February 2020|News|0 Comments

CDAS Lunar New Year Celebration 2020

CDAS welcomed the Lunar New Year with its annual Celebration on 6 February 2020. The event was organized as an appreciation to our members of the Container Depot and Logistics industry. There were various industry initiatives announced, as well as interesting activities to engage the guest at the event. CDAS also held a joint donation drive towards 2 charity organizations this year. Guests and members were treated to various activities and games. Stage activities and performances kept our guests entertained throughout the event as well CDAS was pleased to have supported our local talent, by having [...]

By |2020-02-10T18:07:38+08:007 February 2020|Events, News|0 Comments

Welcome to CDAS.Link

Good day! If you tried to access our usual website at www.cdasalliance.sg, you would find that you have been redirected to cdas.link instead. Fret not, our site has merely gotten a facelift. Moving forward we are pleased to present CDAS.Link, the central portal for your industry needs. Stay tuned, as we are hard at work on some new industry initiatives, which will be shared via this portal. You may also follow us on our Facebook for the latest happenings. Feel free to let us know if you have any comments about the new site, or if you have things you [...]

By |2020-02-10T18:13:15+08:006 February 2020|News|0 Comments

Most Safety Conscious Driver Award 2020

Each year, as part of the PSA Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Launch, PSA engages the Haulier Associations (CDAS, SLA and STA) to encourage members to nominate drivers for the Most Safety Conscious Driver Award to be presented at the PSA HSSE Launch. Drivers who had demonstrated safety performance by not committing any safety infringements, contributre or cause any accidents / incidents, or had no adverse feedbacks from the terminals stood a chance to be nominated. Each winner were also presented with a $200 voucher, sponsored by CDAS, Singapore Logistics Association (SLA), and Singapore Transport Association (STA). [...]

By |2020-02-17T10:04:23+08:0031 January 2020|News|0 Comments

Wishing Everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! (CDAS Half-Day Operation on 24 and 31 December 2019)

From the Council and Secretariat team During this festive season of giving, let us take time to slow down and enjoy the simple things. Wishing all of our members, associates, partners and contacts much happiness throughout the New Year. Please note that CDAS will be operating for half-day (AM) on 24 and 31 December 2019.

By |2020-02-03T12:10:00+08:0024 December 2019|News|0 Comments

CDAS was conferred the National Service (NS) Advocate Award (Organisations), as part of the Total Defence Awards (TDA) 2019.

CDAS President, Mr. Peter Ho was presented the award by Senior Minister of State for Defence, Mr Heng Chee How, while Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo received the award on behalf of CDAS Logistics Alliance (Ltd) TDA is a national pinnacle award for the Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Home Affairs to recognize companies, organizations and individuals who had demonstrated exemplary support for NS and our NS Men. It is through supportive employers that strengthen NS Men’s commitment to defence and assure them that their efforts were worthwhile and appreciated.

By |2020-02-03T12:05:22+08:0022 October 2019|Events, News|0 Comments

Thank you everyone for joining us at the Logistics Fair 2019!

The event was a success because of your participation! CDAS as part of the Logistics Alliance, co-organized the Logistics Fair 2019. The fair this year saw many attendees with their friends and family, coming down to enjoy the many food and games, the forklift competition, movie screenings, as well as informational booth to help aspiring students learn more about the current industry practices, as well as showcasing various industry and military logistics technologies and applications. We hope to see you again in 2020!

By |2020-01-04T14:22:20+08:0015 October 2019|Events, News|0 Comments

Join CDAS @ the Logistics Fair 2019!

CDAS invites you to join us at the Logistics Fair 2019! This fair is jointly organized by the Logistics Alliance, Enterprise Singapore, and is supported by the WSHC Council. This event is free-of-charge, so do send this invitation to your colleagues, staff and other industry partners too! Come have fun and meet other folks in the industry, explore opportunities to enrich your minds by exploring higher education courses, as well as get a chance to look at the various industrial technology displays! Please note that pre-registration is required. Details and registration are enclosed in the link HERE. [...]

By |2020-01-04T14:10:21+08:004 October 2019|Events, News|0 Comments

How technology and automation can be used to investigate and deter corruption practice in the industry.

Source CDAS Deputy President Mr. Ricky Loo met with representatives from CPIB to demonstrate how technology and automation can be used to investigate and deter corruption practice in the industry. Read on to find out more (Article in Mandarin)

By |2020-01-04T14:09:54+08:0013 September 2019|Events, News|0 Comments