Nov 06, 2013

    Fare-review panel's recommendations

    New concession schemes for low earners and persons with disabilities

    Free travel for children under seven, instead of minimum height criterion

    Monthly concession pass for senior citizens, in addition to concessionary fares on a per-ride basis

    Cheaper monthly passes for polytechnic students

    Monthly Travel Pass for frequent and heavy transport users

    Student concessions to include Singaporeans at private schools

    Public-transport operators to contribute a portion of fare increase to the Public Transport Fund.

    Annual fare-review exercises and discretion to roll over fare adjustments to the following year.