Looks like a good business to have in Indonesia. Almost no financial outlay, working outside, working on motorcycles, and all that for 22 bucks. Looks like the tire delivery services (see related below) could do good business here.
© AFP Photo/Romeo Gacad
|Bank employee Wiratemi (2nd R) and her mother Rumini (R) wait while a roadside tyre repairman fix a flat tire on her motorcycle in Jakarta. For the tyre repairmen who work in pairs -- one dumping the nails and the other repairing -- earnings of about 200,000 rupiah ($22) to 400,000 rupiah a day are normal. AFP Photo/Romeo Gacad|
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Via: News Yahoo & AFP