30 Nov '17, 10am

[Mothership] A low-income family can own a car in S’pore if it meets their needs https://t.co/0eYj7Z7EJw

[Mothership] A low-income family can own a car in S’pore if it meets their needs https://t.co/0eYj7Z7EJw

Singapore plans to achieve zero car growth in the coming year. This will make Singapore more of a car-lite than car-less society, since new cars will ply the roads as long as older cars get de-registered. Advertisement Talking Point In a recent episode of Talking Point , which is available on Toggle , it was highlighted that not relying on a car might prove difficult for some families who depend on it for their everyday activities. And one such family is the Han family, featured as a low-income family making S$3,000 a month but spends S$500 to upkeep their car, which they bought second-hand. Explaining the difficulties of travelling with two young children on public transport, their take is that they will not give up their car for anything — as yet. The video and article on this topic explored facts and statistics, such as the decreasing likelihood of someone taking the MR...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/11/low-income-singapore-own-car/

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