Cab, school bus fares UP. Now some will say that the "discount" on toll, which was one of the 100-day gifts to the people from the PM last Saturday, is too good to be true.
Nazri Aziz, the Minister in the PM's Department, has announced that fares for taxi and school bus are up.
The starting fare for your cab ride from Aug 1 is RM3, a whopping 50% more!
General July 16, 2009 13:50 PM
New Taxi Fare
KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 -- The new taxi fare rate will go up from RM2 to RM3 begining August 1, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Mohamad Nazri Abdul Aziz announced on Thursday.
And parents who rely on school buses to send their kids to school will have to fork out 30 per cent more from August 1. Those who can't afford it may look for non-air conditioned school buses.
General July 16, 2009 14:19 PM
Air Conditioned School Bus Allowed To Increase Fare By 30 Per Cent
KUALA LUMPUR, July 16 (Bernama) -- The government has allowed air- contioned school bus opeartors to increase fare to 30 per cent effective Aug 1, Minister in Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Nazri Abdul said here Thursday.