Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Indonesia Transportation Society calls for expansion of #freepublictransport

Republika Online: "REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The public transportation subsidy being offered in several areas to serve the communities free of charge should be emulated by other regions, Indonesian Transportation Society observer Djoko Setidjawarno remarked here on Tuesday."

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Shah Alam City Council launches free electric bus service

Free Malaysia Today : "“This environment-friendly free bus service has been introduced as part of the MBSA’s green initiative aimed at reducing carbon emission by 45%, which comes up to 31,914.54 tonnes,” he told reporters after taking a ride on board the electric bus here.
The bus can accommodate 67 passengers and is disabled-friendly, featuring LED panels, closed-circuit television cameras and WiFi.
He said the council was also planning to add more electric buses in the future.
The bus service operates daily from 6am to 10pm."