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ANALYSIS: Political scandal threatens Jokowi presidency

Dec 07, 2015 - 12:45 PM

At stake is not just the multi billion dollar future of one of the world’s biggest copper and gold mining assets but possibly the future of President Joko Widodo’s government and his credentials as a supposed reformer

SCANDAL. How Indonesian President Joko Widodo handles the Freeport scandal will be indicative of his leadership. File photo by AFP

Indonesia Freeport chief: Lawmaker wanted stakes, attempted extortion

Dec 03, 2015 - 7:38 PM

The controversy has dominated the news in Indonesia since it emerged several weeks ago and escalated this week when parliament s ethics committee kicked off an investigation

TESTIFY. Freeport Indonesia president director Maroef Sjamsuddin. Antara/Agung Rajasa