Monthly Archives: April 2017

PRESS RELEASE: PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC SUBMITTS LAND LAW TO THE COURT OF APPEAL FOR PREVENTIVE REVIEW OF ITS CONSTITUTIONALITY

His Excellency the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, has already submitted Parliament Decree no. 39/III – Special Regime for the Definition of Ownership of Immovable Property to the Court of Appeal for a Preventive Review of its Constitutionality.

The balance of the regulations system concerning the recognition of previously issued property deeds, the […]

April 6th, 2017|News, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE : HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, SUBMITTED THE NATIONAL PARLIAMENT DECREE NO. 37/III, APPROVING THE FOURTH AMENDMENT TO LAW NO. 6/2006 OF 28 DECEMBER (PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION LAW)

His Excellency the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, submitted today the National Parliament Decree no. 37/III, approving the fourth Amendment to Law no. 6/2006 of 28 December (Parliamentary Election Law), to the Court of Appeal for a preventive review of its constitutionality. The regulations that foresee the possibility of members of parliament […]

April 4th, 2017|News, Press Releases|

H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK PRESIDES OVER THE CELEBRATION OF PNTL’S 17TH ANNIVERSARY

Dili, 27 March 2017 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Tuesday presided over the celebration of the 17th anniversary of Timor-Leste National Police (PNTL) during a ceremony held at the Police Academy in Comoro, Dili.

On this occasion, the Head of State granted the Insignia of the Order of Timor-Leste […]

April 4th, 2017|News|

H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK BESTOWS UPON NEW ZEALAND’S FORMER GOVERNOR-GENERAL SIR JERRY MATEPARAE THE GRAND COLLAR OF THE ORDER OF TIMOR-LESTE

Díli, 17 março, 2017 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Friday during a ceremony held at Nicolau Lobato Presidential Palace, awarded the Grand Collar of the Order of Timor-Leste to former Governor-General of New Zeland, Sir Jerry Mateparae.

The decoration expresses the recognition of the State of Timor-Leste for those, […]

April 4th, 2017|News|

PRESS RELEASE: H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK SENDS CONDOLENCES UPON THE DEATH OF SENATOR TOMIKO OKAZAKI

Dili, 23 Marcho 2017 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, this Friday lamented over the death of the Japanese senator Tomiko Okazaki who died last week, on 19 March, aged 73.

“I have learnt with consternation the sad news of the passing of Mrs. Tomiko Okazaki. From Japan and New York, […]