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In the front line Halcrow's Roger Ibbotson has stayed in Jarkarta during Indonesia's recent civil unrest, despite Foreign Office efforts to persuade expatriates to leave. He spoke to NCE this week.

Roger Ibbotson is an old hand at the expatriate lifestyle, and having spent the last 14 years living and working in Jakarta he was not about to up and run at the first sign of trouble when rioting broke out two weeks ago.

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