Taipei MRT to offer up to 30% monthly discount on fares Feb. 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Mass Transit (MRT) system is set to launch a new fare scheme so that frequent riders can receive a discount of up to 30 percent per month, beginning Feb. 1. ...

Airport MRT ticket prices to be lowered in greater Taipei in Oct.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tickets for all rides on the Airport MRT connecting Taipei, New Taipei and Taoyuan are to be reduced by NT$10 (US$0.32) by October as the part of the first phase of two phases ...

Taipei metro cancels plan to issue MRT monthly pass

Taipei Rapid Transit Corp. President B.C. Yen (顏邦傑) said Tuesday that a plan to issue a NT$2,500 (US$78.6) monthly unlimited use pass for Taipei's mass rapid transit system will not be implemented...

Mayor admits he spoke 'too soon' regarding MRT monthly pass

Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) admitted Monday that he spoke too soon in announcing a plan to issue a NT$2,500 monthly pass for unlimited use of Taipei's subway system. The new policy, which Ko s...