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Women’s health has been sidelined for centuries. But now that women are finally being heard, some unscrupulous companies are cashing in on the movement.

Congestion charging might be unpopular, but other cities have shown it works to get traffic moving. The Indonesian government could take note.

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It depends on whether we share them among the city’s commuters

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Despite their environmentally-friendly perception, ride hailing platforms do not appear to reduce traffic congestion.

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Singapore doesn’t struggle with traffic jams the way other cities do. It hit upon a winning strategy in the 1970s and stuck to it.

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Israel fights congestion in Tel-Aviv with sophisticated road tolls and a ‘HOT’ lane.

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The relaxation of COVID policies adds momentum to tightening Jakarta’s traffic policy. Parking management might help if the public plays along.

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Ants can teach us a lot about dealing with traffic congestion but there is one stumbling block.

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Introduced 20 years ago this week, London’s congestion charge got cars off the road and got traffic moving. Its lessons are being heeded around the world.

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Shared e-scooters look set to stay in urban centres, with research showing they help alleviate traffic congestion.

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Traffic jams cost the world’s economies billions of dollars every year. These cities are exploring new ideas to help traffic flow more smoothly.

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