Date: 2 weeks ago   Category: Economy

In Europe the country with free public transport will appear


Luxembourg will become the first country which completely will cancel a payment for public transport. Writes The Guardian about it. Will cease to raise payment for travel by trains, trams and buses from summer of 2019. Besides, since the beginning of the 2020th it is planned to cancel in general the system of tickets and thus to save on regulation of this sphere and tariff collecting. At the same time the issue is not resolved yet what to do with division of cars in trains on the first and second classes. Now in Luxembourg aged people up to 20 years can go free of charge by public transport — such rule works from last summer. Besides, the passengers following from suburbs pay only two euros for any trip within two hours. Materials on teme00:07 — on August 10 Sat down and поехалВ Estonia buses became free. It appeared, it is favorable всемКак notes The Guardian, Luxembourg suffers from the most terrible traffic jams. It is connected with the fact that at the population in 600 thousand people of 200 thousand more daily come to the country for work from France, Belgium and Germany. In the city at the population in 110 thousand there are 400 thousand more visitors of workers. According to researches, in 2016 capital drivers spent in traffic jams on average 33 hours. The Guardian notes that the prime minister Xavier Bettel re-elected on this post and who is sworn in on December 5 promised to pay priority attention to the environment during the election campaign. Among other plans of the government there is a legalization of marijuana in the recreational purposes and introduction of two new public holidays. Since July 1, 2018 in Estonia the majority of regions passed to free public transport. They followed the example of the capital where inhabitants do not pay for travel several years. "The film of day" is more than important news in Telegram channel. Subscribe!

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