Monthly Archives: February 2015

H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, holds a Dialogue with the Communities of Lausi and Fatubosa

Aileu, 25 February, 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, this Wednesday held a dialogue with the communities of the villages of Lausi and Fatubosa, administrative post of Aileu Vila, municipality of Aileu.

Before holding the dialogue session, the Head of State visited the grave of Mauleki Sarmento who was killed […]

February 25th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC HOLDS A DIALOGUE WITH THE COMMUNITIES OF KOTOLAU AND TALITU

Dili, 24 February 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, this Monday held a dialogue with the communities of the villages of Cotolau and Talitu, administrative post of Laulara, Aileu municipality.

During the dialogue, both communities expressed concern regarding the lack of school equipment and teachers and the award of scholarships […]

February 24th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC PARTICIPATES IN THE 1ST ANNIVERSARY OF ACOVEM

Manufahi, 20 February 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, accompanied by his wife, Dr Isabel Ferreira, this Saturday participated in the celebration of the first anniversary of the Manufahi Combatants and Veterans Association, ACOVEM, which took place at the administrative post of Same.

In his speech, the Head of State […]

February 20th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS HIS FIRST MEETING WITH PRIME MINISTER DR. RUI MARIA DE ARAUJO

Dili, 20 February 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, this Thursday, at the Presidential Palace, met with Prime Minister Dr. Rui Maria de Araujo for the first time since his swearing-in on 16 February.

At the end of a two-hour meeting, Rui Maria Araujo briefed the waiting press about the […]

February 20th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

REMARKS BY H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK AT THE RECEPTION FOR THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS ACCREDITED TO DILI

Nicolau Lobato Presidential Palace 17 February 2015

Excellencies, Ambassadors, members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps. Distinguished guests.

 

My warm welcome to you all.

I take this occasion to salute the ambassadors of the United States and Thailand, the new members of the resident diplomatic corps and all members of the diplomatic corps residing in Dili and the […]

February 19th, 2015|News, Press Releases, Speech|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, RECEIVES LETTERS OF CREDENCE FROM 15 AMBASSADORS

Dili, 17 February 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, received today, Monday, at the Presidential Palace, the credentials of 15 ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.

The ambassadors who presented their letters of credence to the Head of State represent the following countries:

3 countries in Southeast Asia: Thailand, Singapore and Myanmar
9 European […]

February 18th, 2015|International, News, Press Releases|

SPEECH BY H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK ON THE OCCASION OF THE SWEARING-IN OF THE 6TH CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENT

Lahane Palace, 16 February 2015

Mr Prime Minister,Members of the Government, Distinguished guests, Excellencies.

Beloved people of Timor-Leste.

The swearing-in of a new government, in the middle of a parliamentary term, is, in some countries, a sign of instability. In our case, to the contrary: the forming of the 6th Constitutional Government is a sign of maturity […]

February 17th, 2015|Speech|

H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK MEETS WITH PRIME MINISTER-DESIGNATE

Dili, 11 January2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, this Wednesday, welcomed, for the first time, to the Presidential Palace the Prime Minister-designate Dr. Rui Maria de Araujo.

After the one-hour meeting, Dr. Rui Maria de Araujo told the press that the structure of the new government and the government law […]

February 11th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

The Head of State Has Accepted the Proposal Put Forward by Prime Minister-Designate Regarding the Government’s new Structure

 Dili, 11 February 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic Taur Matan Ruak welcomed today to the Presidential Palace the Prime Minister-designate Dr. Rui Maria de Araújo who put forward a proposal regarding the Government’s structure, pursuant to art. 106 §2 of the Constitution.

The Head of State has accepted the aforementioned proposal. The […]

February 11th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. President of Republic, Taur Matan Ruak Accepts the Proposal of the Most Voted Party on nominee-Prime Minister

 Dili, 10 February 2015 – H.E. President of Republic concluded today the hearings with parties having seats at the Parliament on the nomination of the new Prime Minister.

As the result of these hearings, President of Republic accepted the proposal of CNRT, the most voted party at the last legislative elections, which nominated Dr. Rui […]

February 10th, 2015|News, Press Releases|