False dawn over Indonesian mine mire

Government and Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold's recent announcement of new "understanding" in their protracted contract dispute over the world's most profitable mine was mere window dressing

Jakarta, September 5, 2017 3:29 PM (UTC+8)
Trucks operate in the open-pit mine of PT Freeport's Grasberg copper and gold mine complex near Timika, in the eastern region of Papua, Indonesia on September 19, 2015 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Reuters/Muhammad Adimaja/Antara Foto
Trucks operate in the open-pit mine of PT Freeport's Grasberg copper and gold mine complex near Timika, in the eastern region of Papua, Indonesia on September 19, 2015 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Reuters/Muhammad Adimaja/Antara Foto
Concept, design & development by
Powered by