Indonesia: ‘We are very concerned’ over ‘lack of transparency’ in mining contracts

Jakarta (AFP) – Indonesia has been accused of having a culture of corruption in the awarding of contracts for the mining of coal and gas, but the government has yet to act, a watchdog group said.Key points:The Mining Association of Indonesia (MAI) has asked for an independent audit of the awarding processPublished: June 27, 2020 […]

London mayor: No plans to extend ‘crisis on wheels’ programme

London, England (Reuters) – The British government has said it will not extend the so-called “crisis” on wheels programme, a measure that has been criticized as ineffective in reducing the number of cyclists killed or seriously injured in collisions.Britain has seen more than 50,000 cyclists killed in road traffic accidents since the scheme was introduced […]