Slow traffic on the Tsim Sha Tsui end of the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The government should standardise the tolls for the three cross-harbour tunnels, enabling drivers to choose the tunnel that suits their destination rather than one that’s the cheapest. Photo: Nora Tam

Targeting electric cars won’t ease Hong Kong’s traffic or pollution problems

Edwin Lau has some suggestions on how to control car numbers and reduce congestion, and none of them involves cutting the tax waiver for electric cars, as our new financial secretary did in his maiden budget

Topic |   Hong Kong Budget 2017-2018

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Slow traffic on the Tsim Sha Tsui end of the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. The government should standardise the tolls for the three cross-harbour tunnels, enabling drivers to choose the tunnel that suits their destination rather than one that’s the cheapest. Photo: Nora Tam
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