A Law for the People
The public is opposed to the proposed revisions to the Mineral and Coal Mining Law. It only favors corporate interests.
The government and the House of Representatives (DPR) should restart their discussions of the draft of the mineral and coal mining law. The bill, which is a revision of Law No. 4/2009 which the DPR failed to pass into law in the previous period, provides many facilities and incentives for natural resource concession holders, but ignores the interests of the people.
There are a number of provisions that should be removed or reworded because they...