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 Maria Araújo for the post as Prime Minister.

The President of Republic will receive the nominee-Prime Minister in the next few days to discuss the constitution of the VI Constitutional Government. Then, the Government will be sworn-in by the President of Republic predictably at the end of this week.