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H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS DIALOGUE WITH THE COMMUNITIES OF THE SUCOS OF USE-TACAE AND BAN-AFI

Pante Makassar, 12 February 2017 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Monday morning held a dialogue with the community of the suco of Use-Tacae. In the afternoon he met with the community members of the suco of Ban-Afi. Both sucos belong to the sub-region of Oesilo of the Special […]

February 22nd, 2017|News, Press Releases|

H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS DIALOGUE WITH THE COMMUNITIES OF THE SUCOS OF MALE-UBU (HAUBA) AND TEBABUI

Bobonaro, 8 February 2017 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Tuesday morning held a dialogue with the community of the suco of Male-Ubu. In the afternoon he met with the community members of the suco of Tebabui. Both sucos belong to the administrative post of Bobonaro, Bobonaro municipality.

The Head […]

February 22nd, 2017|News, Press Releases|

H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS DIALOGUE WITH THE COMMUNITY OF THE SUCO OF ILATLAUN

Bobonaro, 10 February 2017 – His Excellency the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Monday conducted a dialogue with the community members of the suco of Ilatlaun from the administrative post of Bobonaro, Bobonaro municipality.

The Head of State began his speech by explaining the main goals of his visit, namely to thank […]

February 22nd, 2017|News, Press Releases|

H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS DIALOGUE WITH THE COMMUNITIES OF THE SUCOS OF COTA-BOOT AND CARABAU

Bobonaro, 9 February 2017 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, on Wednesday morning held a dialogue with the community of the suco of Cota-Boot. In the afternoon he met with the community members of the suco of Carabau. Both sucos belong to the administrative post of Bobonaro, Bobonaro municipality.

The Head […]

February 22nd, 2017|News, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE : PRESIDENCY OF THE REPUBLIC ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE 2016 HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD (“Sérgio Vieira de Mello”, 9th edition)

 Dili, 6 December 2016 – On the occasion of the 68th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Human Rights Day, which falls on 10 December each year, the Presidency of the Republic will hold a series of events at Nicolau Lobato Presidential Palace.

The commemoration begins with the presentation of the […]

December 7th, 2016|News, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE: HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, REAPPOINTS MILITARY LEADERS

Based on the government’s proposal and following consultation with the Superior Council of Defence and Security, His Excellency the President of the Republic appointed today for another year of mandate, according to article 195 of the Statute of the Military of the Armed Forces:

Major General Lere Anan Timur as General Chief of Staff […]

November 21st, 2016|News, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE: H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH HIS COUNTERPART FROM EQUATORIAL GUINEA, TEODORO OBIANG

Brasilia, 31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, at Royal Tulip Brasília Hotel, a courtesy call with his counterpart from Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang on the occasion of the 11th summit of the CPLP.

The heads of State of both countries took the opportunity […]

November 8th, 2016|International, News, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE:H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH HIS PORTUGUESE COUNTERPART MARCELO REBELO DE SOUSA

Brasilia, 31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, a courtesy call with his Portuguese counterpart Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa on the occasion of the 11th summit of the CPLP.

On this occasion, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa congratulated H.E. Taur Matan Ruak for the success […]

PRESS RELEASE : H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH HIS BRAZILIAN COUNTERPART MICHEL TEMER

Brasilia31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, at Palácio do Planalto, a courtesy call with his Brazilian counterpart Michel Temer on the occasion of the 11th summit of he CPLP.

On this occasion, the Brazilian Head of State thanked President Taur Matan Ruak for […]

November 5th, 2016|International, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE : H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH UN SECRETARY-GENERAL-ELECT ANTÓNIO GUTERRES

Brasilia, 31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, at Royal Tulip Brasília Hotel, a courtesy call with António Guterres on the occasion of the 11th summit of the CPLP.

The Head of State congratulated António Guterres on being nominated to serve as UN Secretary […]

November 5th, 2016|International, Press Releases|