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Government Launches first phase of National News Agency of Timor-Leste

Government Launches first phase of National News Agency of Timor-LesteThe Government has fulfilled another part of its Program with the launching of the first phase of the National News Agency of Timor-Leste and its associated website www.antil.tl. Prime Minister, H.E. Dr. Rui Maria de Araújo, explained... »

The Council of Ministers met this May 31st, 2016, at the Government Palace in Dili, and approved:

The Council of Ministers met this Tuesday, April 26th, 2016, at the Government Palace in Dili 1. Government Resolution on Public Service uniforms - 2. Second amendment to Decree-Law no. 27/2008 on the Public Administration’s General Careers Regime - 3. Decree-Law on Leadership Positions Regime in the Public Administration »

The Council of Ministers met May 10th, 2016, at the Government Palace in Dili, and approved:

The Council of Ministers met this Tuesday, April 26th, 2016, at the Government Palace in Dili 1. Decree-Law to amend Decree-Law N.11/2012, on Hospitals of the National Health Service - 2. Decree-Law on the Statute of the National Hospital Guido Valadares - 3. Proposal for ratification of the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of other States
4. Government Resolution on the National Strategy for the Reduction of Marine Litter - 5. Proposal for a Resolution for the Ratification of the Agreement between Timor-Leste and Indonesia concerning Activities of Cooperation in the Defence area - 6. Draft Law on the 1st Amendment to Law N. 10/2009, of August 5th (Remuneration Statute of Judicial Magistrates, Prosecutors and Public Defenders)
7. Amendment to Decree-Law N. 42/2008 which transforms the Radio and Television of Timor-Leste into a Public Company »

The European Union and the Government of Timor-Leste launch the European Union – Timor-Leste Week

The Council of Ministers met this Tuesday, April 26th, 2016, at the Government Palace in DiliThe European Union (EU) and the Government of Timor-Leste will launch a series of events to mark the European Union-Timor-Leste Week which will take place in several locations in Dili from 4 to 9 May 2016 »




News in brief:

Timor-LesteTimor-Leste Parliament with new board of officials after nearly two months of debate
May 5, 2016 – The Timorese National Parliament has from today a new board of officials, entirely formed by elements of the National Congress of Timorese Reconstruction (CNRT), which has a majority in the plenary.

Timor-LesteThe new president of the Timorese parliament promises efforts to accelerate the legislative process
May 5, 2016 – The new president of the Timorese parliament, Aderito Hugo da Costa, committed today with a redoubled effort to speed up the legislative process, referring that controversial diplomas as the anti-corruption law and life pension will reach the plenary soon.

Timor-LesteTimor-Leste prepares for marathon meetings at the end of the presidency of the CPLP
May 5, 2016 – Defense, gender equality, Sea affairs, culture, education and health are some of the various sectoral meetings that the Timorese capital prepares to host in the next two months, marking the end of the rotating presidency of the CPLP.
The meetings, some of which were scheduled for this month and were postponed to June for lack of quorum, have already confirmed the presence of several members of the executive of the nine member states of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP).