atrk

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post
The Jakarta Post
Video Weather icon 30°C
DKI Jakarta, Indonesia
weather-icon
30°C Partly Cloudy

Dry and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • weather-icon

    Wed

    26℃ - 32℃

  • weather-icon

    Thu

    25℃ - 32℃

  • weather-icon

    Fri

    25℃ - 31℃

  • weather-icon

    Sat

    26℃ - 30℃

COMMENTARY: Freeport's threat of arbitration simply a ploy to block mining reform

  • Vincent Lingga
    Vincent Lingga

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, February 23, 2017 | 09:04 am
COMMENTARY: Freeport's threat of arbitration simply a ploy to block mining reform “We cannot just give up our rights that have been given in the CoW,” Richard C. Adkerson said in a press statement received by The Jakarta Post on Monday, Feb. 20 2017, adding that his company employed some 32,000 workers. (JP/Dhoni Setiawan)

PREMIUM "PT Freeport Indonesia [FI] reserves of all its rights [...] including the right to commence arbitration to enforce all provisions of the contract,” Freeport-McMoRan’s CEO Richard C. Adkerson asserted on Monday, referring to a protracted dispute with the Indonesian government. That threat is quite similar to those made by many other multinational companies (MNCs), which fear de...

Comments