By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – After the bus and taxi prices have already increased at the beginning of the year, Rio de Janeiro's metro is set to follow with new tariffs that go into force on April 2nd. The rate for a one-way ride will rise from R$3.50 to R$3.70.
Rio de Janeiro’s regulatory transport agency, AGETRANSP, has authorized the increase in the metro price on February 26th and decided to schedule the date of the new rate for April 2nd, as passengers have to be informed thirty days . . .