Oct 21, 2015

Transport ministry hopes ETC 2.0 system will ease traffic jams

The transport ministry is set to utilize an upgraded version of the ETC (electronic toll collection) system to reduce congestion on expressways. The ETC 2.0 system, introduced in August, carries out conventional toll collection services but also offers drivers useful information on congestion, accidents ...

Oct 15, 2013

Use of 'ITS' to curb traffic jams, accidents


Use of intelligent transport systems will lead to fewer traffic jams and accidents, experts said Tuesday at the ITS World Congress in Tokyo. “Synergistic effects can be expected by deploying ITS and infrastructure together,” Yukihiro Tsukada, director of the Research Center for Advanced Information ...