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Editorial: Taming minibus drivers

  • The Jakarta Post

| Sat, October 20 2012 | 10:11 am

PREMIUM On Jakarta’s crowded streets, public minibuses called Metromini and Kopaja are a source of irritation for other road users. Not only because of their daredevil maneuverings but their thick, black, exhaust fumes endanger our lungs.

There have been a lot of accidents involving minibuses since they first hit the Jakarta streets 30 years or so ago, the worst being the plunge of a Metromini in...