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Public Transport

For centuries, transport become the necessity for human beings to commute from one place to another. As an example, from simply walking followed by using animals as their transportation to the moment when vehicles were created clearly shows that transportation has massively evolved. Although both Brunei and Singapore have the same medium of transportation, still a huge difference can be spotted between them both. According to The Brunei Times (2013) “Citing statistics, the Ministry of Communications...

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Advantahes and Disadvantages of Public Transport

disadvantages of public transport This is a website informing towards young people some advantages and disadvantages of public transport. Many of us are in these days use our own vehicles to get to our destination and utilizing it as our ‘daily use’, whereas numbers of public transport are reducing since many people are passing their driving test and buying their own cars. This is leading to pollution in the Earth; hence I will be mentioning some advantages and disadvantages of public transport. Firstly...

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Public Leadership

40 JOURNAL FOR ECONOMIC EDUCATORS, 10(1), SUMMER 2010 UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH Public Transportation Ridership Levels Christopher R. Swimmer and Christopher C. Klein 1 Abstract This article uses linear regression analysis to examine the determinants of public transportation ridership in over 100 U. S. cities in 2007. The primary determinant of ridership appears to be availability of public transportation service. In fact, the relationship is nearly one to one: a 1% increase in availability is...

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Social Science vs Natural Science - How Singaporeans Have Reacted Towards the Fare Hike and Also Whether the Increase in Public Transports Fares Is Justifiable.

transcript. Secondary source data can either substantiate or refute any existing research findings generated by the primary source data. Public transportation has been a social phenomenon of Singaporeans who commute on a daily basis to and from work by bus or MRT. The latest issue in Singapore is regarding the recent fare hike on public transports. Public Transport Council has granted a one per cent increase in bus and train fares starting October 8. The Straits Times (2011) reported that the fare...

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Investigation into the Public Transportation Services on Jeddah Especially Buses

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION Investigation into the public transportation services on Jeddah especially buses Table of contents: Abstracts The objective of the study was to investigate the public transportation in Jeddah especially about buses and how they are important to use buses instead cars to solve the major problems in the road. My research was completed to help the public transportation companies to improve the situation of buses. My participants ware 40 engineering students...

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Questionnaire on Transport Mode Choice

Security | | Hygiene | | 17* What according to you are the shortcomings of the public transport system? * Less frequency * Insecure * Time consuming * Access is difficult * No time reliability * Lack of information distribtion about its routes and timings 18* Rank each of the following change  (in order of its importance ) following which you are willing to switch to public transport. 1 star: Barely Important, 2 star: Not so Important, 3 star: Important, 4 star:...

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Should All Public Transport Be Free and Paid for by the State

Should all public transport be free and paid for by the state? | [Edit]Background and Context of Debate:Some governments have considered paying for public transport out of taxpayers' money, making it free. This would take cars, along with congestion, off our roads, and help the environment, so many people think it's a great idea and everyone would be able to see its advantage. However, like nearly all policies, it does have its cons. This debate article explores that.In Belgium the government...

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public transport

This essay will focus on some of advantages and disadvantages of public transportation. First of all, I’d like to talk about advantages of public transportation. Using public transportation can reduce the number of people who drive their own car. It can ease traffic jam and improve road condition. We can also reduce air pollution by using public transportation. Public transportation can accommodate a lot of people and send them various destinations. It leads to the reduction of harmful...

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Smart cities

A smart city is a city that is developed to reduce negative environmental impact. It is based on integrated systems that interact to form an efficient and productive economy, i.e: the interaction of medical facilities with police stations, transport systems and schools. “It is a system of systems”. Everything is interlinked. Like one big network for all sectors to interact and therefore be able to perform at their optimum. Smart cities aim to tackle three core issues: energy security, climate...

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TRANSPORTATIONS in Dubai Transport in Dubai is controlled by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), an agency of the government of Dubai, formed by royal decree in 2005. The public transport network has in the past faced congestion and reliability issues which a large investment programme has addressed, including over AED 70 billion of improvements planned for completion by 2020, when the population of the city is projected to exceed 3.5 million. In 2009, according to Dubai Municipality statistics...

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