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Churchill vs Indonesia: managing costs in international arbitration

In 2008, Churchill Mining discovered what was estimated to be the world’s seventh largest undeveloped coal resource in East Kalimantan, Indonesia. Subsequently, local authorities revoked the company’s mining licences for various reasons including alleged forgery of the licences. More than US$10 million has since been spent on arbitration.

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Churchill says it has a world-class thermal coal deposit in East Kutai in Indonesia