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CIFOR calls on govt to put off forest firm assets sales

Foreign donors must ask the Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency (IBRA) to delay the sale of forestry companies at cheap prices because it would only lead to further deforestation, an environmental group said Wednesday. The sale of forestry companies linked to dissolved banks by IBRA would allow those companies or their associates to buy them back cheaply, said David Kaimowitz of the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).
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