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Be careful in preparing Freeport's divestment: Kalla

Friday, 03 Nov 2017 06:20 WIB

 JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla reminded all the relevant ministers to be careful in preparing PT Freeport Indonesia divestment. He did not want Indonesia experience the similar incident as in Venezuela, whose economy...

Govt, Freeport begin discussions on state revenues

Friday, 13 Oct 2017 02:09 WIB

JAKARTA -- The government and PT Freeport Indonesia have begun discussions on state revenues for the central and regional governments. State-owned Enterprises Minister Rini Soemarno said on Wednesday that the Finance Ministry is currently...

Success in Freeport negotiations good for investment: BKPM

Thursday, 12 Oct 2017 19:23 WIB

JAKARTA -- The success in the negotiations between the government and PT Freeport Indonesia will have a good impact on the investment climate in Indonesia, according to the Capital Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM). "We...

Govt must pay $4 billion for 51 stake in Freeport Indonesia

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 00:44 WIB

JAKARTA -- Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) Minister Ignasius Jonan said the 51 percent stake to be divested by Freeport Indonesia, is worth around US$4 billion. Freeport Indonesia, a subsidiary of U.S. mining giant...

Mail from Freeport to finance ministry leaks to the public

Friday, 29 Sep 2017 22:11 WIB

JAKARTA -- After making an uproar by the leak of important letter on PLN's potential failure to pay debts, the Finance Ministry made another surprise by another similar case. The mail from Freeport...

Jonan optimistic of finalizing Freeport divestment in Oct

Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 19:27 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Energy and Mineral Resource Minister Ignasius Jonan has shared his optimism that the divestment process of PT Freeport Indonesia would be finalized in October. "Yes. It can be finalized in October,"...

Freeport's divestment process to be wrapped up in 2019

Thursday, 14 Sep 2017 04:30 WIB

JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said the process of divesting 51 percent stake of PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) for Indonesia will be wrapped up in 2019.  "Freeport will divest...

BUMN ready to take majority stake in Freeport Indonesia

Friday, 01 Sep 2017 07:29 WIB

JAKARTA -- State-owned mining companies (BUMN) are ready to take a majority stake in PT Freeport Indonesia by the end of 2018 after the gold and copper miner agreed to divest 51 percent...

Govt confident of fruitful negotiation with Freeport

Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 01:10 WIB

JAKARTA -- The government has expressed hope that the negotiation between the Indonesian government and PT Freeport Indonesia would reach a common ground, one of which is the divestment of 51 percent. Vice President...

Govt and Freeport end dispute on divestment, smelter

Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 04:20 WIB

JAKARTA -- Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan said the government and PT Freeport Indonesia have concluded talks on divestment and smelter issues.  "As for the divestment and smelter problem an agreement has...

Govt to evaluate Freeport every six month

Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 02:02 WIB

JAKARTA -- Indonesia's Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry would revoke the concentrate export license for PT Freeport Indonesia, if the giant mining company failed to finish the construction of the mineral smelter facility...

Ministry yet to decide on Freeport's permit renewal

Friday, 07 Jul 2017 00:03 WIB

JAKARTA -- Energy and Natural Resources Ministry is yet to renew the operation permit of the copper and miner company PT Freeport Indonesia, the ministry's Deputy of Mining, Strategic Industry, and Media Fajar...

Freeport asks for regulation on investment stability

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 17:16 WIB

JAKARTA -- The US-based mining company PT Freeport Indonesia has submitted documents, asking for the government to issue a regulation on investment stability. "Freeport has submitted documents for us to be studied. First, on...

Negotiation with Freeport runs smooth as planned: Minister

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 06:13 WIB

JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Panjaitan stated here, Tuesday, the negotiation with gold and copper mining company PT Freeport Indonesia had gone in accordance with the plan. "Energy and Natural...

Freeport must follow regulations: Luhut

Friday, 05 May 2017 03:15 WIB

JAKARTA -- A senior minister said here on Thursday that PT Freeport Indonesia must abide by the regulations if it still wanted to extend its contract. Coordinating minister for maritime affairs Luhut Binsar Panjaitan...