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Govt ups ante against illegal logging, mining and plantations

  • Adianto P. Simamora

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, September 7 2010 | 09:54 am

PREMIUM President Susilo Bambang Yu-dhoyono has pledged to intensify the government’s battle against companies operating illegally in rainforests to cut forest losses and help regain the trust of foreign countries.

The government is currently revising a 2005 presidential instruction on illegal logging.

The draft expanded the definition of violations including illegal mining and illicit for...