"China's growing appetite for natural resources and Indonesia's position as Asia's resource-richest country are pulling the longtime regional adversaries together in a mutually beneficial commercial embrace." a symbiotic new relationship
Mud disaster. "Vice President Jusuf Kalla has said Lapindo has to pay compensation above normal prices to the people." Lapindo is a unit of PT Energi Mega Persada, partly owned by the Bakrie Group, which is controlled by the family of Indonesia's chief social welfare minister Aburizal Bakrie. controversy 'no one will cover the costs'