Jury still out on Singapore's bus contracting model, five years on

The bright green paint job marked the start of a bus contracting model that promised to raise service standards by increasing competition.
The bright green paint job marked the start of a bus contracting model that promised to raise service standards by increasing competition.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

SINGAPORE - Lush Green or Bright Red?

For many commuters, a poll in 2016 to decide what colour new public buses should be painted was the first sign that a major shake-up of the bus sector was afoot.

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