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East Timor

January 8, 2020

News ›› East Timor ›› Infrastructure & Development
The Diplomat - January 8, 2020

Joao da Cruz Cardoso – Timor-Leste's Strategic Development Plan 2011-2030, commonly referred to as the SDP, aims to make Timor-Leste an upper middle-income country by 2030.

January 3, 2020

News ›› East Timor ›› Balibo Five & 1975 Invasion
Detik News - January 3, 2020

Isal Mawardi, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto invited veterans of the Seroja Operation in East Timor to his private residence in Hambalang on Wednesday.

January 1, 2020

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
The Guardian - January 1, 2020

Gay Alcorn – Australia leading an international peacekeeping force in East Timor after the territory voted for independence in 1999 was a turning point in Australia's role in the regio

News ›› East Timor ›› 1999 Referendum & Pro-Integration Militia
WA Today - January 1, 2020

Nick Bonyhady – The Howard government refused to offer safe haven to a group of about 1500 pro-independence East Timorese the United Nations believed were at risk in Indonesia.

News ›› East Timor ›› 1999 Referendum & Pro-Integration Militia
Australian Associated Press - January 1, 2020

By mid-1999, Australian military involvement in East Timor was looking increasingly possible.

December 31, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Occupation & Armed Resistance
Tempo Timor - December 31, 2019

Dili – The body of Timor-Leste's first prime minister, Nicolau dos Reis Lobato has never been found. He was killed by the Indonesian military on 31 December 1978.

December 26, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Marriage & The Family
The Conversation - December 26, 2019

Annie Yuan Cih Wu – A wedding is one of the biggest expenses in Timor.

December 17, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Occupation & Armed Resistance
New Mandala - December 17, 2019

Ivo Mateus Goncalves – On 28 November 1975, East Timor's interim government unilaterally declared its independence from all forms of colonialism and exploitation.

December 15, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 15, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Two Indonesian Navy warships, KRI Usman Harun and KRI Sultan Iskandar Muda, were part of a mini defense exhibition in Dili, the capital of East Timor, on Thur

News ›› East Timor ›› Labour & Migrant Workers
Tempo Timor - December 15, 2019

Dili – Timorese seasonal workers have been experiencing 'big problems' in Australia, said Tim Nelthorpe, lead organiser for the Australian United Workers Union (UWU).

December 13, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Reuters - December 13, 2019

Michael Taylor, Kuala Lumpur – Villagers on a tiny island off the coast of East Timor who have long struggled with water shortages have secured regular fresh supplies, using just air a

December 10, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo Timor - December 10, 2019

Dili – This morning judge Eusebio Xavier Vitor decided that an ex-priest R.D.is sent to Dili main prison in Becora for preventive detention.

December 9, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Tempo Timor - December 9, 2019

Dili – The SVD procurator general is currently visiting Timor-Leste to support victims of ex-priest R.D., who sexually abused children in his orphanage in Oecusse.

December 7, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo Timor - December 7, 2019

Dili – How Arsica was reunited with her parents after 41 years.

December 6, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Tourism & Hospitality
The Diplomat - December 6, 2019

Sakib Awan – Bali is expected to have a total of more than 6.7 million foreign visitors in 2019.

December 3, 2019

Reports ›› East Timor ›› Mining & Energy
New Security Beat - December 3, 2019

Adilsonio da Costa – Ignoring environmental laws in Timor-Leste to build a petroleum infrastructure project could mean serious problems for communities including environmental destruct

December 2, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Tempo Timor - December 2, 2019

Dili – Timor-Leste is experiencing climate change, says Demetrio de Amaral de Carvalho, secretary of state for the environment. The weather is more extreme.

November 27, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Mining & Energy
Al Jazeera - November 27, 2019

Sophie Raynor, Perth, Australia – An Australian senator says he is concerned that the country may be missing out on opportunities to invest in neighbouring East Timor's energy sector,

News ›› East Timor ›› Timor Sea Spy Scandal
ABC News - November 27, 2019

Elizabeth Byrne – Two ex-leaders of Timor-Leste and a former Australian cabinet minister have provided evidence in support of Bernard Collaery, the lawyer for Australian ex-spy "Witnes

November 26, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Channel News Asia - November 26, 2019

Lospalos, Timor Leste – Mario Da Cruz could only watch in horror as a small army of crocodiles killed a child on a Timor Leste beach – another victim of the tiny nation's soaring rate

November 24, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› 1999 Referendum & Pro-Integration Militia
WA Today - November 24, 2019

Michael Koziol – Newspapers, it is often said, represent a first draft of history. They are necessarily fast, loose and often incomplete.

November 22, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Timor Sea Dispute
Sydney Morning Herald - November 22, 2019

Anthony Galloway – The Morrison government is being urged by a key crossbench senator to support a parliamentary inquiry into East Timor's controversial Greater Sunrise oil and gas pro

November 19, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› 1999 Referendum & Pro-Integration Militia
The Guardian - November 19, 2019

Robert O'Neill, Peter Edwards and David Horner – Media reports that officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade are impeding the publication of the first volume of the Off

November 17, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› 1999 Referendum & Pro-Integration Militia
WA Today - November 17, 2019

Michael Koziol – Australia's longest-serving foreign minister Alexander Downer has urged his former department and its leader, Marise Payne, to release the full and uncensored version

November 15, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Timor Sea Spy Scandal
Australian Associated Press - November 15, 2019

The former spy who revealed an Australian bugging scandal in East Timor will face a plea hearing in April.