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Seoulites Enjoying Lower Transportation Costs with Transfer Discounts

Seoulites Enjoying Lower Transportation Costs with Transfer Discounts

SEOUL, Feb. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The Seoul Metropolitan Government’s discount system for public transportation fares, including transfer discounts, saves 160,000 won (US$135) per person annually, a recent study showed. According to an analysis of the city’s data on public transportation traffic patterns last year, each person saved 530,000 won per year only calculating the [...]

S. Korean Government to Invest 55.2 bln Won in Rural Public Transportation Initiative

S. Korean Government to Invest 55.2 bln Won in Rural Public Transportation Initiative

SEOUL, Jan. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The successful ‘100-won taxi’ project introduced in rural areas with poor public transportation infrastructure will continue this year after the government decided to finance the project. In addition, rural areas expected to face cuts to public transportation after the new 52-hour workweek policy takes effect on all medium-range buses [...]