To set the stage, the author introduces the basic themes he intends to explore by presenting a brief synopsis of Bentian
eschatology, the basic features of which are similar to those of the Benuaq.
This venture wass followed by a contract with PT Ridlatama Mining Utama for East Kalimantan's Bentian
Besar block, and one with PT Samantaka Mineral Prima for Riau's Indragiri Mulu block.
At least one Indonesian NGO is convinced that Hasan's recognition as an environmental role model is an attempt to counter publicity generated by the recent award of the US Goldman Environmental Prize -- the "environmental Nobel Prize" -- to Loir Botor Dingit, paramount chief of the Bentian
Dayak people of East Kalimantan.
V: TCF) (US: CBMDF) (FWB: IY2) reports that further to its news release of September 19, 2011, wherein the Company announced the acquisition of majority operating interest in two coalbed methane production sharing contracts ("PSC") in Indonesia, the Hulu and Bentian
Besar PSCs, the Company updates its reimbursement terms with the vendors.
The third was Swiss anthropologist Sarah Brack, who spent six months in the villages of Bentian
and Muara Babuat in 2005, observing the impact of the Indomuro mine on local communities.
The closely interrelated Bentian
and Benuaq of southeast Borneo .
Sillander (2004: 194-195) again refers to both the timang and naiyu of the Bentian
as "protecting spirits of the house.
294) for the Bentian
"among whom 'a good gallbladder' or aseng buen, metaphorically designates 'good feelings'.
Payne) and Bentian
(Kenneth Sillander), both closely related Luangan subgroups of East Kalimantan.
Sillander, Kenneth 2012 Ancestors as Sources of Authority and Potency among the Bentian
of East Kalimantan.
Sillander, Kenneth 2011 Kinship and the dialectics of autonomy and solidarity among the Bentian
Sillander, Kenneth 2009 Teknonymy, name-avoidance, solidarity, and individuation among the Bentian
of Indonesian Borneo.