JAKARTA Oct 10 Mining operations at
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.'s giant Grasberg open pit site in
the Indonesian province of Papua "have returned to normal" after
resolution of a labour dispute, the company said on Monday.
"PT Freeport Indonesia and representatives of the PT
Freeport Indonesia Chemical, Energy and Mining Workers Union
have reached an agreement to end the work stoppage at the
Grasberg open pit mine," Freeport Indonesia spokesman Riza
Pratama told Reuters via text message.
The agreement, reached on Saturday, ends a 10-day dispute
with workers over conditions including bonus payments.
(Reporting by Fergus Jensen; Editing by Michael Perry)