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H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK PRESENTS CERTIFICATES OF APPRECIATION TO THOSE FAMILIES WHO WELCOMED HIM INTO THEIR HOMES DURING HIS VISITS TO THE COUNTRY’S SUCOS

Dili, 27 April, 2017 – Weeks before the end of term on 20 May, H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, thanked those families who welcomed him into their homes during his visits to Timor-Leste’s 442 sucos.
H.E. the President presented certificates of appreciation to ten representatives of the 159 households who, in […]

April 28th, 2017|Photo gallery|

PRESS RELEASE : HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, ACCEPTED THE REQUEST FOR RESIGNATION OF JUDGE GUILHERMINO DA SILVA AND APPOINTED JUDGE DEOLINDO DOS SANTOS AS THE NEW PRESIDENT OF THE COURT OF APPEAL

The President of the Court of Appeal, Judge Guilhermino Silva, submitted his request for resignation to His Excellency the President of the Republic, which he accepted based on the health reasons set out in the request. On this occasion, the President of the Republic acknowledged the work done by the President of the Court […]

MESSAGE TO THE NATIONAL PARLIAMENT FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF TIMOR-LESTE, TAUR MATAN RUAK,

Accompanying the enactment of National Parliament Decree no. 35/III, which approves the Law on the Pension for Members of Parliament, the First Amendment to Law no. 5/2004, of 5 May, on the Statute for Members of Parliament, and the First Amendment to Law no. 7/2007, of 25 July, on the Statute for Office-Holders of […]

April 25th, 2017|Photo gallery|

STATEMENT BY H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK OF THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF TIMOR-LESTE FOLLOWING THE BILATERAL MEETING WITH H. E. THE HONOURABLE SHINZŌ ABE, PRIME MINISTER OF JAPAN

Tokyo, 15 March 2016
I’m greatly pleased to once again visit Japan, now as Head of State.
I’m grateful for the warm hospitality that the government and the people of Japan have shown to myself and my delegation, and well as for the official visit programme which is being offered to us.
I would like to begin […]