Obi Island is a small island, part of North Maluku province, with 2542 KM2 of size. Still, this is more than three times the size of Singapore, right? Well, the island is known not only for its beauty. It is home to Harita Group and its partners from Singapore and China in the development of US$320 million of nickel smelting facilities (including a thermal coal power plant). How serious?To subscribe please click here