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Meet Taxijek: Motorcycle taxi with a meter

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, February 22 2012 | 08:28 am

PREMIUM When traffic is no longer bearable and public transportation cannot be trusted, residents of Greater Jakarta turn to motorcycle taxis, better known as ojek, as their preferred mode of transportation.

Despite the presence of ojek on every corner, choosing a suitable driver can be hard on a potential passenger.

Surprisingly, given its vital role, motorcycle taxis remain the most unre...