Metro, Bus, Taxi, Roads: Is The Singapore Model Exportable?

Metro, bus, taxi, roads: is the Singapore

Tanah Merah Skytrain Station, Singapore, 7 am. A train arrives. In the gentle warmth of the tropical dawn , passengers in tie-suits and cross-legged passengers, a face devoid of expression, descend from the air-conditioned metro. On the quay, other passengers form a straight queue waiting for the last passenger to leave the train to get on. The scene takes place in a relative silence, still disturbed by the purring of a nearby ring road, the announcements of the loudspeaker, and a few cries of tropical birds. Four languages, three alphabets….

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Taxis at Hong Kong Airport

Taxis at Hong Kong Airport

To get to the taxi station, just follow the appropriate signs and take the descending gateway (on the left as you exit the arrivals hall of the airport). At this location, several separate corridors indicate the location of the taxis. The latter are divided into three colors (red, green and blue) according to the geographical area of authorized traffic. Urban (red) taxis travel all over Hong Kong territory, including to the airport (with the exception of the Tung Chung Road and the southern part of Lantau Island). The New Territories…

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