Regulate e-scooters, review bike-sharing: It's about time

One phrase sums up this year's post-Budget initiatives for transport: It's about time.

The Government has announced plans to overhaul the Bukit Panjang LRT (BPLRT), license e-scooters and tighten regulatory control over bike-share companies and private-hire operators - problematic areas which have caused public ire.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 09, 2018, with the headline 'Regulate e-scooters, review bike-sharing: It's about time'. Print Edition | Subscribe