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Asia's transport sustainability dilemma

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 05:50
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A major contributor of air pollution in some Asian cities is the large presence of poorly maintained vehicles that still ply the roads.

IN SOME parts of Asia, people dangerously hang like bats from rickety smog-polluting vehicles that serve as public transport. This is unacceptable and should be the target of low-carbon transport efforts.

Any tourist visiting Asian cities like Mumbai, Shanghai, Manila and Bangkok for the