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Hundreds of Indonesian Workers in Sulawesi Riot Against ...

2020-12-16  Over 800 workers from the Chinese-backed mining company PT VDNI at Sultra in the southwest Indonesian province of Sulawesi went on strike demanding a fair wage and better working conditions. A number of buses and heavy vehicles were all burnt down. The PT Virtue Dragon Nickel Industry corporation both smelted and mined nickel, and other demands aside

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Police arrest 11 during anti-sand mining protest in South ...

2020-9-12  Jakarta – The Mining Advocacy Network (JATAM) says that 11 people were arrested by the South Sulawesi regional water police (Polair) during an action against the ship Boskalis which was mining sand at a local fishing area on Kodingareng Island on

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Sulawesi: Village wins against mining company - Rainforest ...

2012-8-1  Also the endemic Sulawesi Hornbill bird inhabits the forest area. District chief bowed before the protests of the community. The natives of Betaua were, as usual, not informed as the concession for the exploitation of iron-ore was granted by the the district chief to the company PT Ina Touna Mining.

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Indonesian students plan further protests against Chinese ...

2020-7-2  Indonesian students plan further protests against Chinese workers on Sulawesi Activists claim the employees at a Chinese-backed mining plant

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Karonsi'e Dongi people and Vale mine in Sorowako,

[1] Mining atlas [click to view] [10] Sorowako, South Sulawesi – PT Vale. Accessed on line 3 March 2019. [click to view] Farmers protest in Sulawesi: “Mining is destroying our lives”. 2011. Accessed on line 3 March 2019. [click to view] [9] Inco says protest ends at Indonesian nickel mine

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Nickel mining resisted in Indonesia - China Dialogue

2019-12-12  July 2, 2020. The remote Indonesian island of Wawonii, just 35km at its widest point, has recently become a battleground between villagers and a nickel-mining company backed by Chinese investors. Back in March, violent protests

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Indonesia: Three student journalists arrested while ...

2020-9-14  The South Sulawesi water and police unit have arrested three student journalists in Makassar while they were covering a protest to reject sand mining on Saturday, September 12. The authorities released them on Sunday, September 13. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) stands in solidarity with its affiliate the Alliance of Independent Journalists

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Student Falls Victim to Machete Attack after Anti-Mining ...

2020-1-3  TEMPO.CO, Jakarta- A student of the Halu Oleo Kendari University, Muhammad Iksan, fell victim to a machete attack by an unknown person on Thursday, January 2, after participating in a protest against the disarray surrounding the nickel mine at North Konawe.. Iksan joined his friends who are students of the Forestry and Environment Faculty in a protest

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Indonesia Archives - Protests.media

Over 800 workers from the Chinese-backed mining company PT VDNI at Sultra in the southwest Indonesian province of Sulawesi went on strike demanding a fair wage and better working conditions. A number of buses and heavy vehicles were all burnt down. ... The 8th of October national strike was the final day of protest planned against the Job ...

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Indonesian students in Sulawesi continue protests against ...

2020-7-16  Indonesian students in Sulawesi continue protests against Chinese workers. The organisers are calling on the government to halt the workers’ arrivals and deport those already in the province. On ...

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Sulawesi: Village wins against mining company - Rainforest ...

2012-8-1  Also the endemic Sulawesi Hornbill bird inhabits the forest area. District chief bowed before the protests of the community. The natives of Betaua were, as usual, not informed as the concession for the exploitation of iron-ore was granted by the the district chief to the company PT Ina Touna Mining.

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Mining permits revoked after Wawonii protests - Asia Times

2019-3-23  Mining permits revoked after Wawonii protests. A woman faces the police at one of the protests in Kendari. Photo: Kamarudin. A huge coil of barbed wire separated Lukman Abunawas, the deputy governor in Southeast Sulawesi, and his police escort from the angry crowd as he read out the statement they had long been waiting for.

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Nickel mining resisted in Indonesia - China Dialogue

2019-12-12  July 2, 2020. The remote Indonesian island of Wawonii, just 35km at its widest point, has recently become a battleground between villagers and a nickel-mining company backed by Chinese investors. Back in March, violent protests against the nickel industry had broken out in nearby Kendari, the capital of Southeast Sulawesi

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Indonesia: Three student journalists arrested while ...

2020-9-14  The South Sulawesi water and police unit have arrested three student journalists in Makassar while they were covering a protest to reject sand mining on Saturday, September 12. The authorities released them on Sunday, September 13. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) stands in solidarity with its affiliate the Alliance of Independent Journalists

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Takalar Fisherfolk against Sea Sand Mining, Sulawesi ...

2019-7-23  Confrontations with local fisherfolk have derived from the mining of 1,000 hectares (3.86 square miles) of seafloor since 2017 in Takalar for the Reclamation of Centre Point of Indonesia Area in Makassar and the New Port of Makassar, South Sulawesi.

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Inco says protest ends at Indonesian nickel mine Reuters

2009-8-11  Villagers at a Sulawesi mine operated by PT International Nickel Indonesia Tbk have ended a protest over jobs after reaching an agreement with Inco, the company said on Tuesday.

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Equipment torched as worker protest ... - Mining News

2020-12-16  There were no casualties in the protest and five protesters had been arrested, Ferry Walintukan, a Southeast Sulawesi police spokesman, said. Shanghai Futures Exchange nickel prices slipped from a 14-month high of

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Mining paradise - Inside Indonesia

2014-5-11  WALHI (Friends of the Earth) North Sulawesi are advocating for closure of even the exploratory mine, arguing that Indonesia’s Constitutional Law No. 27/2007 prohibits mineral and metal mining on small islands. The implementing regulations for the law prohibit mining

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Indonesian students in Sulawesi continue protests against ...

2020-7-16  Indonesian students in Sulawesi continue protests against Chinese workers. The organisers are calling on the government to halt the workers’ arrivals and deport those already in the province. On ...

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Indonesian students in Sulawesi continue protests against ...

2020-7-16  Indonesian students on the country's eastern island of Sulawesi have kept up their protests against mainland Chinese workers, demonstrating late into Tuesday night against what they see as jobs ...

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Indonesia: Three student journalists arrested while ...

2020-9-14  The South Sulawesi water and police unit have arrested three student journalists in Makassar while they were covering a protest to reject sand mining on Saturday, September 12. The authorities released them on Sunday, September 13. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) stands in solidarity with its affiliate the Alliance of Independent Journalists

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Communal violence as a strategy for negotiation:

2020-11-1  This paper focuses on a local Bahodopi community in Central Sulawesi that identifies itself as a mining circle community (komunitas lingkar tambang). This is displayed in the formation of a shared identity as victims, and in experiencing identical problems and hopes due to the mining industry ( Roche et al., 2019 ).

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Equipment torched as worker protest ... - Mining News

2020-12-16  There were no casualties in the protest and five protesters had been arrested, Ferry Walintukan, a Southeast Sulawesi police spokesman, said. Shanghai Futures Exchange nickel prices slipped from a 14-month high of

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Stories from Sulawesi - Inside Indonesia

2017-10-19  Sorowako, South Sulawesi – PT Vale. This mining and nickel processing project was established by a Contract of Work (CoW) signed with the Suharto government in 1967 under the 1967 mining law. Suharto opened the

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Indonesian students in Sulawesi continue protests against ...

2020-7-16  Indonesian students on the country's eastern island of Sulawesi have kept up their protests against mainland Chinese workers, demonstrating late into Tuesday night against what they see as jobs ...

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Mining paradise - Inside Indonesia

2014-5-11  WALHI (Friends of the Earth) North Sulawesi are advocating for closure of even the exploratory mine, arguing that Indonesia’s Constitutional Law No. 27/2007 prohibits mineral and metal mining on small islands. The implementing regulations for the law prohibit mining

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Indonesia: Why China-funded companies are targeted by

2021-1-8  Recently, a Chinese subsidiary nickel factory in Konawe, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, was crippled by fiery worker protests. This latest incident in a string of labour protests in Indonesia may seem to be about discontent among Indonesian workers at their treatment by China-funded companies. However, ISEAS academic Leo Suryadinata says that there may be more to the

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FACTBOX-Gold miners in Indonesia: output and conflicts ...

2012-10-2  A protest in September by hundreds of residents caused the company to close the project. - London-listed Archipelago Resources runs the Toka Tindung gold mine in north Sulawesi. The company ...

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Indoleft Residents ‘bury themselves’ to protest land ...

2019-3-4  Palembang – Around 100 people from the Komering ethnic group “buried themselves” in graves during an action in front of the South Sumatra governor’s office on Monday March 4. The action was held because land they have inhabited for decades along the length of the Komering River was stolen by a company. Action coordinator Jaimarta said that during the

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Concord Review – Indonesia

2021-9-30  N. Sulawesi: Man shot dead, others injured in mining protest September 30, 2021 Former lawmaker among five murdered in several regions September 30, 2021 Two injured in robberies in Bengkulu, W. Java, N. Sumatra, NTT September 30, 2021 Law Order. W. Papua: Wanted separatists arrested over Maybrat attack ...

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