Beneficial Ownership Disclosure to Prevent Conflict of Interest and Monopoly Practices

Natural resources sector is prone to conflict of interest and monopolistic practices. Information disclosure regarding the beneficial ownership (BO)…

Provincial Stakeholders Discussed Ex-Mining Area in Aceh

At the end of 2018, Acting Governor of Aceh, Nova Iriansyah issued the Governor Decree no 540/1436/2018 concerning the revocation and termination of…

Understanding and Promoting Beneficial Ownership Data Transparency in the Extractive Sector

Panama Papers in 2016 revealed names of public officials and world leaders, including 1038 Indonesian taxpayers. It clearly  showed that the…

Indonesia’s energy consumption grows 4 percent every year, and this is a fact.

Merdeka.com - The National Coordinator of Publish What You Pay (PWYP) Indonesia, Maryati Abdullah, conveyed several facts related to Indonesia's…

Beware of the Political Year 2018 Transparency and Supervision of Energy Sector Transactions must be improved.

JAKARTA, KOMPAS - The management of the energy and mineral resources sector in 2018, which is seen as a political year, should be watched out for. It…

Improvement of Mining Governance in Indonesia

Publish What You Pay (PWYP) Indonesia held a discussion and launched a report on licensing reform and improvement of Indonesia's mining governance…

A Positive Fictional Approach in Control of Mining Permits

The positive fictitious approach is considered quite effective in encouraging control of mining permits due to the fast legal process and final and…

Jokowi’s Downstream Policy is Considered to be Contradictory to the Minerba Law

Merdeka.com - PWYP Indonesia Advocacy and Network Manager Aryanto Nugroho said, so far, the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) claims…

Troubled Mining Sector: Government Promises Management Issues to Be Completed This Month

Jakarta, Kompas: The governance of the mining sector still leaves several problems. On the one hand, the quality of structuring by the government is…

KPK: Many Problematic Mining Companies Have Unclear Original Owners

Not only that, but many mining companies also owe it to the state. The value reaches the US $ 1.8 million or around Rp 23 trillion. The Corruption…