12 Jul '11, 9am

If you want to have your say about the SBS Transit and SMRT seeking fare increase, go to

If you want to have your say about the SBS Transit and SMRT seeking fare increase, go to

SBS Transit and SMRT have applied to the Public Transport Council for a 2.8% increase in total fares collected. Rising fuel prices and manpower costs have prompted SMRT to apply for the adjustment, while SBS Transit cited significant cost pressures and its $854 million investment to renew its bus fleet. Operators calculate the increase based on the adjustment formula which considers factors such as inflation and wage increases. How will a fare increase impact Singaporeans?

Full article: http://www.reach.gov.sg/

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