18 Jul '11, 2am

Dear Tuck Yew, Please read and revert. Kthxbye. (via @xideC) Taipei's MRT leads the world.

[m] Taipei MRT shows reason why SMRT Malaysian CEO needs to be sacked Taipei Average daily train runs 2171 Spore Average daily train runs 1000 Why Taipei’s MRT trumps Singapore’s TAIPEI’S CITY Hall is so proud of its mass rapid transit (MRT) system that it runs a competition every year, asking people to send in poems about the MRT. I can see why. The MRT is clean and comfortable (in addition to chewing gum, the nasty habit of betel chewing nut has been banned). People queue up in a civilised fashion before boarding trains. And, when the doors open, they don’t barge in before passengers can exit. Signs and announcements are in Chinese and English and all carriages have electronic displays showing which station is coming up next. Every carriage has special seats for old folks, pregnant women or people with disabilities. I’ve never seen fit, young people pretending to be asle...

Full article: http://forums.hardwarezone.com.sg/showthread.php?t=3324331

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  1. 18 Jul '11, 11am

    Run more trains la, bozos

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