Look, what will happen to Istanbul taxis (!)

Zaman Daily says:

According to new regulations issued by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, all taxis in Istanbul will have to be equipped with air-conditioning, airbags, and GPS (Global Positioning System) by the end of 2007, or else they will be banned from taxi work.Of the 18,000 taxis currently operating in Istanbul, 11,000 are still without air-conditioning. The new regulations are intended to bring Istanbul into line with regulations in European Union countries…

2 Comments so far

  1. Idil (unregistered) on June 29th, 2006 @ 8:58 am

    apparently they also need to go through psychological tests. atleast we’ll be rid of all the nutcases out there.


  2. metecem (unregistered) on July 5th, 2006 @ 7:58 am

    we would be getting rid of the nutcases if the testers were not nutcases themselves or am i seeing it wrong?



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