Friday, 20 October 2017 | 01:23 WIB

Papua Asks Freeport Share Divestment Management to be One Door

Papua Governor Lukas Enembe.

JAYAPURA, NETRALNEWS.COM - The Papua Provincial Government obtained shares from the divestment of Freeport Indonesia by 51 percent demanded by the government.

Papua Governor Lukas Enembe has asked for a 10 percent stake in Freeport of divestment through a single door, from the local side.

Lukas said there should be no particular group that would intervene the 10 percent issue of the shares divestment with the central government.

"The Papua provincial government together with the regency government around Freeport Indonesia and the indigenous people will discuss in detail," said Lukas, Wednesday (10/11/2017).

Lukas expected certain groups "to stop maneuvering" on the issue of 10 percent of the shares divestment.

"All in a single door, through us in Papua Province and a number of regencies around and indigenous peoples," he said.

He said, his side will conduct a detailed discussion with some regents around the area of Freeport Indonesia and indigenous peoples for technical.

"In the sense that the central government has given 10 percent, it will be purchased. Then the technical purchase will be discussed in detail," he said as quoted by Antara.

His side will follow the development of the procedure and will be technically discussed.

"Including the issue of the amount of funds that not yet known how much so that the people of Papua are expected to follow the development of this stock issue and do not need to perform additional movements because people already have 10 percent divestment Freeport Indonesia shares," he said.