The dispute between a private energy company PT Bumigas Energi and the state-owned energy company PT Geo Dipa Energi (Persero) that has been going on for more than a decade continues. What started as a dispute in civil law has evolved into a criminal case following the National Police’s Criminal Investigation Unit (Bareskrim Polri) decision to name Geo Dipa’s former Managing Director Samsudin Warsa as a fraud suspect in late 2014. The docket on the criminal case was finally escalated to the stage of prosecution and registered at the South Jakarta District Court. On December 28, 2016, the court held its first hearing against on the trial of Samsudin.To subscribe please click here