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Fitch: Indonesian mining law averts BOP pressure, risks remain

The last-minute intervention at the weekend by Indonesias politicians to avert a significant disruption of mining activity and exports, should limit any further stress on the sovereign rating for now

RI officially bans export of mineral ores, allows Freeport, Newmo ...

The government officially banned on Sunday the export of mineral ores as mandated by the 2009 Mining Law in a bid to push for the development of domestic downstream mining industry and create greater

Coal reference price for January set at $81.90

The government announced its coal reference price (HBA) for January 2014 at US$81.90 per ton FOB vessel, higher compared to $80.31 per ton in December 2013.

RIs coal output up by 9.1%, govt plans production limit

Indonesia, the world’s largest exporter of thermal coal, saw its coal production in 2013 increased by 9.1 percent to 421 million tons from 386 million tons in the previous year, Kontan daily re ...

Domestic coal demand to rise this year: Official

Domestic demand for coal this year is projected to increase by 32.6 percent to 95.5 million tons from 72 million tons last year, according to a senior government official.

Moodys: Asian steel and coal sectors outlooks are negative

Moodys Investors Service says that its outlooks for the Asian steel and coal sectors are negative in 2014

Coal reference price for December set at $80.31

The government announced its coal reference price (HBA) for December 2013 at US$80.31 FOB vessel, higher compared to $78.13 per ton in November.

New Rules on Divestment and Share Transfers in Mining Concession ...

MEMR Regulation No. 27 of 2013 on Procedures and Determination of Share Divestment Prices and Changes of Investment Particulars in the Mineral and Coal Mining Business

MEMR issues new regulation on divestment obligations

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (MEMR) has issued Regulation No 27/20013 on the procedure of the share divestment obligation of foreign mining companies

Ministry of Forestry issues new forest moratorium map

The Ministry of Forestry has issued the fifth revision of the forest moratorium indicative map, covering 64,701,287 ha of natural forests and peatlands