Disaster Shadows Chinese Mining Ventures in Southeast Asia
By Tongam Panggabean and Dustin Roasa
China has recently tightened its mining safety regulations, but they don't apply to Chinese-owned mines overseas.
The Natural Resource Oligarchy Funding Indonesia’s Election
By Ian Morse
Indonesia’s natural resource industry funds both campaigns – which may be why it remains free from debate.
Indonesia's Neverending Freeport-McMoRan Saga
By Nithin Coca
The 50-year relationship between Indonesia and its largest taxpayer comes under scrutiny.
The Price Is Wrong? US Mining Giant in Divestment Talks With Indonesia
By Rui Hao Puah
Freeport McMoRan Inc enters another stage of its contract renegotiation with Jakarta.
Indonesia’s South China Sea Options
By Clint Richards
Indonesia has the potential to defend its maritime interests, but for now it will need a partner.