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Menteri Koordinator Kemaritiman Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan (

Wednesday, October 18 2017 - 20:00 IWST

Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affirmed PT Freeport's Attitude to US Trade Minister

Jakarta - Coordinating Minister for Marine Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan affirmed the Indonesian government's stance on divesting 51 percent of PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) shares in a meeting…

Menkeu Sri Mulyani- CEO Freeport-McMoran Richard Adkerson- Menteri ESDM Ignasius Jonan (Foto Ist)

Tuesday, October 10 2017 - 15:00 IWST

Minister Jonan Extends PT Freeport's Permit to Complete the Negotiations

Jakarta - Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan extended the status of PT Freeport Indonesia's Special Mining License (IUPK) within the next three months to January 2018 to finalize…

Menteri ESDM Ignasius Jonan (Hariyanto/

Tuesday, October 10 2017 - 14:00 IWST

Minister of ESDM Expects Divestment of PT Freeport Four Billion Dollars

Jakarta - The Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) Ignatius Jonan estimates the devaluation of 51 percent of PT Freeport Indonesia worth four billion US dollars.

Presiden Jokowi, Menteri BUMN Rini Soemarno mendengarkan penjelasan Dirut BNI Achmad Baiquni tentang Mobile Payment (Mopay) BNI, Rabu (20/9) (Foto Rizki Meirino)

Thursday, September 21 2017 - 16:00 IWST

Minister Rini Targets Two Holding of State-Owned Enterprises Established this Year

Jakarta- SOE Minister Rini Soemarno targets the holding of state-owned mining companies and state-owned oil and gas companies to be completed before the end of 2017.

Budi Gunadi Sadikin menjadi Dirut PT Inalum (Persero) (Foto Humas)

Thursday, September 14 2017 - 21:00 IWST

Budi Gunadi Sadikin Believed As President Director of PT Inalum

Jakarta- SOE Minister Rini Soemarno appointed Budi Gunadi Sadikin to become President Director of PT Inalum (Persero) to replace former president Winardi Sunoto.

Ilustrasi Smelter

Saturday, September 09 2017 - 19:00 IWST

20 Smelter Nickels Spread in Central Sulawesi

Palu - Central Sulawesi Provincial Government records up to the first half of 2017, as many as 20 smelters or nickel processing plants spread across the region.

Menkeu Sri Mulyani- CEO Freeport-McMoran Richard Adkerson- Menteri ESDM Ignasius Jonan

Thursday, September 07 2017 - 15:15 IWST

ESDM Sector Regulation Aimed to Increase Investment

ESDM Minister Ignatius Jonan said every regulation he issued was always aimed at encouraging investment rather than hampering it.

Ilustrasi Smelter

Monday, September 04 2017 - 18:00 IWST

ESDM Ministry Targets Four Smelter Finishes This Year

Jakarta - The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) states, there will be two smelter processing and refining facilities completed in October. The two smelters are a continuation of…

Menkeu Sri Mulyani- CEO Freeport-McMoran Richard Adkerson- Menteri ESDM Ignasius Jonan

Sunday, September 03 2017 - 17:00 IWST

DPR Appreciates Jokowi-JK Government Related 51 Percent Share of Freeport

The government needs to be appreciated because it is considered successful to "soften" PT Freeport Indonesia so that the ownership of RI government share now becomes 51 percent, said Vice Chairman…

Tambang Freeport

Saturday, September 02 2017 - 21:01 IWST

Appreciation Ownership 51 percent of Freeport shares

Jakarta, Vice Chairman of Commission VII of the House of Representatives Satya Widya Yudha expressed his appreciation to the Government as it has been successfully negotiated with PT Freeport…

Tambang Freeport

Thursday, August 31 2017 - 16:00 IWST

Holding Mine Expected to Take Over PT Freeport Share Divestment

Jakarta - Deputy of Mining Business, Strategic Industries, and State-Owned Enterprises Ministry Fajar Harry Sampurno said SOE Minister Rini Soemarno is keen to hold a mining divestment to acquire…

Menkeu Sri Mulyani memastikan penerimaan negara dari PT Freeport Indonesia akan lebih besar

Thursday, August 31 2017 - 15:00 IWST

The Result of Government Negotiation - PT Freeport Is Maximum

Jakarta- Energy Observer Mamit Setiawan said that the result of the negotiations between the government and PT Freeport Indonesia is a maximum effort.

Ricard C Adkerson Presiden dan CEO Freeport, di Jakarta, Senin (20/2/2017)

Tuesday, August 29 2017 - 19:00 IWST

Freeport finally agreed to release 51 percent of shares

Jakarta - PT Freeport Indonesia, a US mining company operating in Papua, agreed to release its stake up to 51 percent.


Friday, August 18 2017 - 15:02 IWST

Minister Rini Ensures Feronikel Ternate Factory Completed July 2019

Ternate - SOE Minister Rini M Soemarno made a series of visits to his work in Mabapura, East Halmahera (Haltim), North Maluku (Malut) by reviewing the construction of the Feronick factory of…


Monday, August 14 2017 - 17:03 IWST

Despite Strong Supply, Crude Oil Prices in Asian Markets are Relatively Stable

Singapore - Brent crude oil fell 2 cents to $ 52.08 a barrel on Monday (14/08/2017) this morning in Singapore. Meanwhile, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil rose 3 cents to $ 48.85 a barrel.


Friday, August 11 2017 - 20:08 IWST

Economic Constraints, Three Smelter Nickel Stop Producing

Palembang - Director General of Minerals and Coal (Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources), Bambang Gatot Ariyono, said that three smelters had been suspended due to the company's economic…


Thursday, August 10 2017 - 16:35 IWST

Minerba First Semester Achievement is 56 Percent

Jakarta - Directorate General (DG) of Mineral and Coal Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) delivered Minerba achievement in the first half of 2017 of 56 percent or Rp18.27 trillion.


Wednesday, July 26 2017 - 20:55 IWST

National Action Plan, BPPT Prepares Three Gold Mines without Mercury Plant

Jakarta - The Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT) prepares three small-scale gold mining pilot (PESK) plants without mercury as part of the National Plan of Action…