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Push for 85% of commuters to rely mainly on public transport

Khaw: Govt aims to get there by 2050s; focus is to raise rail reliability

Mr Khaw said the government is to invest S$36 billion in the next five years to expand rail capacity.


A TRANSPORT system that primarily relies on cars is not sustainable in land-scarce Singapore, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan said on Thursday.

With a million private vehicles on the roads today and 12 per cent of the island's land used for roads, Singapore should follow...