Alan Scott was Hong Kong’s transport secretary from 1982 to 1985. Last week, Scott defended his attempt more than three decades ago to implement an electronic road pricing scheme.

‘Taxi riots’ and angry notes to London: how former Hong Kong transport boss Alan Scott drove head-on into controversy

  • A two-day taxi strike shut down the city in 1984 after he unveiled a plan to drastically increase the vehicle tax
  • As governor of the Cayman Islands, he criticised the UK government
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Alan Scott was Hong Kong’s transport secretary from 1982 to 1985. Last week, Scott defended his attempt more than three decades ago to implement an electronic road pricing scheme.
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