Ready Newmont employees salary Pruned
PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara ( NNT ) to stop all processing and production of copper concentrate today . Because the copper concentrate storage facility at Batu Hijau is now full .
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In a written statement in Jakarta , Tuesday ( 03/06/2014 ) , the company has delayed the policy to assign employees in standby status with reduced compensation , pending the outcome of the decision at a ministerial meeting that took place this week .
Delay the implementation of these policies are meant to get an explanation as to whether the company will soon get an export permit .
The company also continues to communicate with employees to deliver current conditions and most of the employees are ready to receive the status of standby with a reduction in salary if it was necessary .
In early May, the NNT is planning to cut their copper and gold production at Batu Hijau Mine . This is because the rules related discussions mineral export ban by the government still has not found an agreement .
Hadianto Martiono NNT president director explained , with a reduction in the production of the adjustment will be made on a service contract copper and gold as well as capital expenditures . In addition , the working hours of employees also will be balanced and overtime will be reduced .
Newmont also will minimize the cost of that activity was normal, and in a timely manner while laying off some employees , and their salaries cut in early June . However, The mine will maintain the safety and security aspects of water resources and the environment .
" It’s very unfortunate , and a difficult situation for all of us , because it will affect 8,000 employees and contractors , and also have an impact on thousands of people in the West Sumbawa derive their income from our operations , " said Martiono .