Motor Mouth: Is eye-in-the-sky ERP system becoming a pie in the sky?

It would not be a stretch of the imagination to say ERP transactions can be also done via the smartphone.
It would not be a stretch of the imagination to say ERP transactions can be also done via the smartphone.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - The next-generation electronic road pricing (ERP) system has been in the works for two decades. It was announced not long after the current system went live in 1998, making it a project with one of the longest gestations.

In 2014, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) finally called a tender to build a satellite-tracked system which can cover the whole island and charge motorists for the distance they clock.

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