We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

City slickers

3 May 2019 By Clara Ferreira Marques

President Joko Widodo approved a $30 bln plan to uproot civil servants from the capital. Congestion is crippling and wealth too concentrated in a sinking city. A bold, wholesale move a la Brasilia or Canberra may be too costly, but dispersing government agencies would be a start.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)