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Indonesia's coal gasification programme needs subsidy -experts

Nov 25 2020

JAKARTA, Nov 25 Indonesia would need to subsidise the coal-derived substitute that it has hung its hopes on to reduce its import bill for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), industry experts told Asia's biggest coal industry event said on Wednesday.

As more countries pledge zero emissions, coal finance evaporates

Nov 24 2020

TOKYO Financing for coal projects is drying up at ever increasing rates as more countries target zero carbon emissions amid an energy transition sweeping the world, participants at Asia's biggest gathering of the coal industry said on Tuesday.

REFILE-As more countries pledge zero emissions, coal finance evaporates

Nov 24 2020

TOKYO, Nov 24 Financing for coal projects is drying up at ever increasing rates as more countries target zero carbon emissions amid an energy transition sweeping the world, participants at Asia's biggest gathering of the coal industry said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-Indonesia c.bank delivers first rate cut since July to reignite pandemic-hit economy

Nov 19 2020

* Governor asks banks to cut lending rates (Adds details, economist comment, edits quote for translation in paragraph 4)

UPDATE 2-Indonesia president orders ministers to target lower exports of raw coal

Oct 23 2020

* Plan could offset slowing exports -analyst (Adds coal miners association comment, detail)

Indonesia sees China firms lead 'commitment' for $35 billion nickel investments

Oct 16 2020

JAKARTA Indonesia expects to see investment in nickel processing, as well as petrochemicals, double to $35 billion by 2033, led by investors from China seeking to expand their businesses in Southeast's biggest economy.

UPDATE 2-Indonesia c.bank holds rates, favours QE to support coronavirus-hit economy

Oct 13 2020

* Governor says QE more effective tool than rates to support GDP

Indonesians police fire water cannons at protesters rallying against jobs law

Oct 06 2020

JAKARTA Indonesian police used water cannons and tear gas on Tuesday to disperse protesters rallying against a new jobs law in two cities on the island of Java, according to a police spokesman and media reports.

Indonesia says battery-grade nickel project drops deep-sea waste plan

Oct 02 2020

JAKARTA An Indonesian nickel smelting project being built by China's Tsingshan Group and partner companies to produce battery-grade chemicals has withdrawn a request to dispose of waste in the ocean, a government official said on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Italy's Eni set to take over Indonesian Deepwater Development -regulator

Sep 30 2020

* Value unclear; deal in "finalisation process" -regulator (Adds quote, details)

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