Monthly Archives: September 2015

CHIEF OF THE CIVIL HOUSE PRESIDES OVER CNE BOOK RELEASE EVENT

Dili, 17 September 2015 – The Chief of the Civil House of the Presidency of the Republic, Dr Rui Augusto Gomes, on behalf of H.E. President Taur Matan Ruak, on Thursday presided over the launch of two books released by the National Electoral Commission (CNE) entitled Timor-Leste: Society, the State and election processes and […]

September 18th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC HOLDS A FAREWELL MEETING WITH THE AMBASSADOR OF THAILAND, BUSKORN PRUGASPONGSE

Dili, 17 September 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Wednesday welcomed to the Presidential Palace the ambassador of Thailand to Timor-Leste, Buskorn Prugaspongse, who came to pay a farewell call on the Head of State.
 Speaking to journalists after the meeting with the Head of State, the Thai diplomat […]

September 18th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, HOSTS A COURTESY CALL FROM THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE PORTUGUESE NAVY

Dili, 15 September 2015 – The Portuguese Chief of Staff of the Navy, Admiral Luís Manuel Macieira Fragoso, accompanied by his head of office, Rear-Admiral Gouveia e Melo, on Tuesday paid a courtesy call on H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, at the Presidential Palace.
Speaking to journalists after the meeting, Admiral […]

September 16th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, BACK TO TIMOR-LESTE AFTER HIS FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

Dili, 10 September 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, accompanied by the First Lady, Isabel da Costa Ferreira, and his delegation, arrived today in Dili after his first official visit to the People’s Republic of China between 2 and 5 September.
The Timorese President’s first official visit to China took […]

September 10th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, VISITS CHANGPING VOCATIONAL SCHOOL AND BEIJING URBAN PLANNING EXHIBITION HALL

Beijing, 4 September 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, accompanied by the First Lady, Isabel da Costa Ferreira, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Hernani Coelho, and the Ambassador of Timor-Leste to China, Vicky Tchong, on Friday morning, at 10.40 a.m., conducted a visit to Changping Vocational School […]

September 10th, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, MEETS WITH HIS CHINESE COUNTERPART, XI JINPING

 Beijing, 2 September 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Thursday met with his counterpart from the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Xi Jinping, at the Diaoyutai hall, on the occasion of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.
President Taur Matan Ruak […]

September 3rd, 2015|News, Press Releases, Speech, Visits|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, PRESIDES OVER THE MEETING OF THE SUPERIOR COUNCIL FOR DEFENCE AND SECURITY

Dili, 1 September 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Monday, at the Presidential Palace, presided over the Superior Council for Defence and Security.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss defence and security issues, as well as the operation HANITA which was established following the assault launched by […]

September 2nd, 2015|News, Press Releases|

H.E. THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, BEGINS HIS FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

Dili, 1 September 2015 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, accompanied by First Lady Isabel Ferreira, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Hernani Coelho, begins today is first official visit to the People’s Republic of China.
The main goals of this visit, which will take place until 5 September, […]

September 1st, 2015|News, Press Releases|