Minibuses

Some articles on minibuses:

Probus Management - History - Purchase of Lionspeed and Gain of Centro Contracts
... own Centro contracts in October 1994, and by February 1995 it had 25 minibuses in operation, mostly second-hand Dodge minibuses ... moved to a new depot in Church Lane Industrial Estate in May 1996, where 50 minibuses could be parked under cover ... the company bought its first new buses in the shape of Mercedes minibuses, which were operated under a separate company called The Busy Bus Company ...
Matatu
... and neighboring nations matatu are privately owned minibuses although pick-up trucks were in the past pressed into service as these East African share taxis ... These minibuses ply set routes, run from termini, and are used for both inter and intra-city travel ... Kampala, Uganda, may only be serviced by minibuses as of 2008 ...
Public Light Bus - Red Minibuses
... Red minibuses run a non-scheduled service, although many routes may in effect become fixed over time ... Red minibuses may operate anywhere where no special prohibitions apply, without control over routes or fares ... The operation of red minibuses provides services according to market demand ...
Pros and Cons of Public Light Buses
... Red minibuses As routes are not tightly regulated, the flexibility of routes is higher than green minibuses, since drivers may choose the optimum route to travel ... As the minibuses do not have fixed fares, routes and timetables, the fluctuations in fares can be quite large ... during typhoons, when regulated buses and minibuses services are suspended), they can make increases in fares without limitation ...
Public Light Bus - Overview
... There are two types of public light minibus, Green minibuses and Red minibuses ... In the past, the minibuses had a band of red or green painted around the body instead of colouring the roof ... there are 4,350 public light buses in Hong Kong, of which 1,660 are red minibuses (RMBs) and 2,690 are green minibuses (GMBs) ...