We have a positive view on Nickel and negative view on Lead and Zinc. Copper and Aluminum are expected to maintain downward trajectory during the early part of 2019
Pongkor Geopark, which is located in the gold-mining area of its namesake, is now a star tourism attraction in Bogor regency.
Progress in the construction of smelters by three mining companies in West Kalimantan has been slow.
US mining giant Freeport finally reaches terms on the state-forced divestment of the Grasberg mine, a $3.8 billion deal President Joko Widodo characterized as an 'historic moment'.
In a move certain to upset environmental activists, the Supreme Court has sentenced Heri Budiawan, an opponent of gold mining in Banyuwangi, East Java, to four years in prison, far longer than the 10 month sentence handed down by the lower courts.
Indonesia's non-tax state revenues from the mineral and coal sub-sector reached Rp41.77 trillion as of Nov 16, 2018, an official said.
The government recently responded to Papua Governor Lukas Enembe’s opposition to the assignment of PT Indocopper Investama (PTII) as the company that would accommodate 10 percent of gold and copper miner PT Freeport Indonesia’s (PTFI) shares that had been allocated for Papua.