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Govt torn between courting business, protecting forests

  • Adianto P. Simamora

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, May 24 2011 | 07:00 am
Govt torn between courting business, protecting forests

PREMIUM On shaky ground: Forestry Minister Zulkifl i Hasan (right) and Environment Minister Gusti Muhammad Hatta (second right) walk on the “canopy trail” in Ciwalen, Gunung Gede Pangrango National Park, Bogor, West Java, on Monday. The 60 meter-long canopy trail can accommodate fi ve to 10 people with a total weight of 300 kg to enjoy the beauty of a tropical rain forest from 30 to 40 meters above gr...