Your search for Natural resources retrieved 35 results.

Proposal to Reduce Limits on Logging (December 26, 2013) by Constance Johnson

According to news reports, Indonesia is proposing to resume exports of logs from productive forests. This ...

Topic: Forests; Import and export; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

National Contingency Plan for Oil Pollution Incidents (October 30, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

On October 22, 2013, Brazil enacted Decree No. 8,127 (Decreto No. 8.127, de 22 de ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Regulation Mandates Proportion of Biodiesel in Diesel Fuel (September 30, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, in late August 2013, adopted a regulation that will ...

Topic: Energy; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

European Parliament Committee Approves Legislation Requiring Mineral and Oil Companies to Disclose Payments to Governments (June 07, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

The Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament has endorsed draft legislation that requires companies involved ...

Topic: Corporations; Government ethics and transparency; Mining; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: European Union

Forest Rights of Indigenous Peoples Affirmed (June 03, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On May 16, 2013, the Constitutional Court of Indonesia gave indigenous people the right to manage ...

Topic: Native peoples; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Provinces Gain Authority over Mining, Forestry, and Plantation Concessions (April 08, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On April 1, 2013, Indonesia's Home Affairs Minister, Gamawan Fauzi, said that the government's plan to ...

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Congress Rejects Presidential Vetoes to Petroleum Royalties Law (March 11, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

On March 7, 2013, the Brazilian Congress rejected the vetoes by President Dilma Roussef on November ...

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Brazil

New Petroleum Royalties Law Promulgated (December 10, 2012) by Eduardo Soares

On November 30, 2012, a new law defining the distribution of petroleum royalties to states, the ...

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Oil and Gas Law to Be Revised (November 28, 2012) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's Deputy Minister for Energy and Mineral Resources, Rudi Rubiandini, announced in mid-November 2012 that it ...

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Draft Law on National Land Planning Submitted to Cabinet (November 09, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On October 30, 2012, Taiwan's Ministry of the Interior (MOI) approved a draft law on national ...

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Taiwan

Dispute over Mackerel Fishing Not Resolved by Talks (November 07, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On October 22-24, 2012, representatives of Iceland,

Topic: Natural resources
Jurisdiction: European Union; Faroe Islands; Iceland; Norway

Membership in South Pacific Fisheries Organization (September 26, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of the Republic of China (on