Freeport Indonesia Workers to Extend Strike, Virgo Solossa Says

Workers at Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX)’s Grasberg mine in Indonesia decided to extend a strike by one month to Dec. 15, Virgo Solossa, head of organizational affairs at PT Freeport Indonesia’s labor union, said by telephone today.

The workers have notified the Papuan manpower authorities about the strike extension last week, Solossa said.

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