Hong Kong buses outside Hung Hom Station on March 16. Fares for the various are set to go up by up to 12 per cent. Photo: May Tse Hong Kong buses outside Hung Hom Station on March 16. Fares for the various are set to go up by up to 12 per cent. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong buses outside Hung Hom Station on March 16. Fares for the various are set to go up by up to 12 per cent. Photo: May Tse

Letters | Why Hong Kong bus fare hikes put city on road to nowhere

  • Bus companies are backed by big investors with the capacity to bear any loss or risk of operating a business
  • The needy have no such safety net, especially with no budget sweeteners in sight

Topic |   New World First Bus
Hong Kong buses outside Hung Hom Station on March 16. Fares for the various are set to go up by up to 12 per cent. Photo: May Tse Hong Kong buses outside Hung Hom Station on March 16. Fares for the various are set to go up by up to 12 per cent. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong buses outside Hung Hom Station on March 16. Fares for the various are set to go up by up to 12 per cent. Photo: May Tse
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