Kamis , 23 November 2017
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ISDS

Democratic Deficit on FTA Negotiations

Da Nang, Vietnam  9 – 10 October 2017 Mega FTA & Investment Treaty  We, CSOs, noted that the current model of economic co-operation is no longer  to simply regulate  narrow terms of trade cooperation  (export-import), but also widely regulate economic and social aspect  and have a direct impact on the lives of the people of Indonesia, even the sovereignty of …

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Fellowship for Journalist on The ISDS Report by : Maria Yuniar Ardhiati

Fellowship for Journalist on The ISDS Report Eliminating Century Case Trauma through the New Models of Foreign Investment Agreement Report by: Maria Yuniar Ardhiati Until last year, Indonesia has terminated 22 bilateral investment treaty (BIT) with partner countries as it is considered detrimental and prone to disputes in international arbitration. Since the last four years, Indonesian government has been aggressively …

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Fellowship for Journalist on The ISDS Report

The Chaos on Foreign Mining Contract Report by: Armidis Fahmi Jakarta, 16 March 2017. As an oil and gas producing country, Indonesia is not automatically becoming a rich country. Instead of gaining benefit from its mining industry, Indonesia has been many time sued in the international arbitration under the scheme Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS). The potential lawsuit is also …

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Workshop Jurnalis untuk liputan ISDS

Investor Asing VS Negara Workshop Jurnalis untuk liputan ISDS Ditengah semakin kencangnya arus investasi asing yang masuk ke Indonesia, ISDS (Investor-state dispute settlement) sebagai sebuah instrumen penyelesaian sengketa investasi internasional yang memberikan investor asing hak menggugat terhadap Negara belum banyak diketahui oleh public secara umum. Instrumen ISDS sendiri memiliki syarat yang terkandung dalam berbagai perjanjian investasi bilateral (Bilateral Investment Treaty), …

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Report and Review of Discussion Series on Economic Justice 24th february 2017

“Freeport and ISDS Law Suit Threat” BACKGROUND AND CURRENT SITUATION Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has operated mining exploitation in Indonesia since the 67’s. Freeport investment is considered as the first foreign investment into Indonesia. Civil relations of the Government of Indonesia and Freeport is formed in Contact of Work (CoW) – which agreed upon before enactment of Mining Law (Law 11/1967). Freeport …

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Laporan dan Ulasan Seri Diskusi Keadilan Ekonomi 24 februari 2017

“Freeport dan ancaman gugatan isds” RIWAYAT DAN KONDISI TERKINI Freeport-McMoran Inc melakukan penambangan di Indonesia sejak tahun 67-an, investasi Freeport adalah investasi asing pertama yang masuk Indonesia. Hubungan perdata Pemerintah Indonesia dan Freeport dibentuk dalam Kontak Karya (KK) – Contract of Work yang disepakati sebelum adanya Undang-Undang Pokok Pertambangan (UU 11/1967). Freeport kemudian mendapat perpanjangan KK pertama pada Desember 1991 …

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Ancaman Baru dari mekanisme ISDS (Gugatan Investor Asing terhadap Negara) – Novartis VS Kolombia

Perusahaan Farmasi Raksasa Asal Swiss yang bernama Novartis telah mengancam untuk menggugat Kolombia ke Lembaga Arbitrase Internasional, ICSID, karena Kolombia membuat obat kanker murah dan terjangkau untuk rakyatnya dengan harga US$15.000/tahun. Berita selengkapnya:

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Civil society groups say No to investors suing States in RCEP

Civil society groups say No to investors suing States in RCEP August, July 3rd 2016. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is being negotiated in secret by 16 countries* and a leaked copy of its investment chapter includes proposals to allow foreign investors to sue governments at an international tribunal. These investor suits can be for unlimited cash damages and …

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Kedaulatan dan Sengketa Investasi

Versi cetak artikel ini terbit di harian Kompas edisi 2 Mei 2016 Dalam setiap perundingan free trade agreement (FTA) atau bilateral investment treaty (BIT), salah satu isu yang paling kontroversial adalah persoalan penyelesaian sengketa investasi antara investor asing dan negara di arbitrase internasional. Perdebatan tentang isu tersebut berlangsung sangat tajam dalam konteks pertentangan antara keperluan untuk melindungi hak investor asing …

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Revised Mining (Mineral & Coal) Law

Revised Mining (Mineral & Coal) Law: “There Needs To Be a Strategy to Avoid an ISDS Lawsuit” In the list of National Legislation Programs (Prolegnas), Mineral and Coal Regulation (UU Minerba) No. 4/2009 entered the list of the Regulation which will be revised by the House of Representatives (DPR). There are indications that the discussion completed in this 2016 and …

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