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... things are a lot better than before, but some serious problems remain. Violence has not left our homes, for example," says Soares, who used the government pension she received for the many years she spent in the jungle to create a network of schools near her home outside Timor-Leste's capital, Dili.
"That's hardly the environment in which a treaty may have an easy passage through the local parliament in Dili," Mr Collaery said. A spokesman for Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said final negotiations were confidential. Timor-Leste initiated the compulsory conciliation process in 2016 in a bid to force ...

But East Timor wanted that treaty torn up after accusing Australia of spying to gain commercial advantage during the negotiations. Dili officially dropped a separate spying case against Canberra before the U.N.'s highest International Court Of Justice in June 2015 after Australia returned sensitive documents ...
Dili, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese naval hospital ship Ark peace has finished its eight-day humanitarian medical service in Timor-Leste and left the Dili Port for home. During its stay in Timor-Leste till Thursday, a total of 7,289 people were treated by Chinese doctors. The Prime Minister of Timor-Leste ...
This picture taken in Dili, East Timor on July 18, 2017 shows Xanana Gusmao (R) president of CNRT (National Congress for Timorese Reconstruction) during a campaign in Dili. The Parliamentary election will take place on July 22. / AFP PHOTO / VALENTINO DARIEL SOUSA Photo: VALENTINO DARIEL ...

On December 15, the Chinese people's Liberation army-navy's (PLAN) hospital ship, the peace Ark, visited Dili, the capital of Timor-Leste. The vessel will spend eight days in Timor-Leste on a good will visit, where it will provide "humanitarian medical services," according to Chinese state media. This is the ...
All along the foreshore of the capital, Dili, there are bodies. Stretching, pumping, kicking and running, everyone seems to be part of a fitness craze. It is an unexpected sight for the first time visitor used to headlines about Timor-Leste's fraught and traumatic past. The south east Asian nation is experiencing a ...
East Timor's government is deciding whether to adopt a controversial new policy that would ban contraceptives for anyone except married couples. A draft family-planning policy before the Government in Dili would force unmarried women and girls to use only natural methods which many argue increase ...
And that is a shame, since the senior officials from the 10 Asean countries will be talking -- again -- about admitting East Timor as the 11th member. The Asean summit in Manila three weeks ago should "continue assess" the application by Dili to join. Tuesday's talks are disappointing, because the group ...
McGrath's style is mostly crisply forensic, but she concludes with passionate advocacy: "[The Department of Foreign Affairs and trade] has gone to extraordinary lengths to play down Australia's oil agenda in the Timor Sea, but the streets of Dili are graffitied with kangaroos carrying away buckets of oil.".
Timor Leste's Air Timor is set to open a new charter flight route from Kupang in East Nusa Tenggara to Dili in Timor Leste on Dec. 15. The airline's general manager, Andisuari Dewi, said flights for the routes would be available on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Andisuari explained that the charter flight ...
ETAN members at the time of the award of the Order of Timor-Leste, the ... politicians and commentators in Dili debate legal interpretations and ...
Residents of Timor-Leste's capital, Dili, will enjoy complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity in various public spaces across the capital, ...
Using SES Networks' connectivity, Timor Telecom (TT) is trialing a service providing residents of Timor-Leste's capital, Dili, complimentary ...
Hitch hiking up mountains: Climbing East Timor's highest peak ... It had been four hours since we set off from our hostel in Dili, the capital.
Dili, East Timor - Smouldering fires. Haphazard explosions. Malnourished children. The disintegration of law and order, and the absence of ...

The couple were arrested in October 2014 at Dili airport, and this year ... for further extradition from Darwin, Australia, to Timor-Leste for due ...
The couple were arrested by East Timor police in Dili on October 18 of 2014 and were prevented from leaving the country, with Tiago Guerra being forced to ...
Finally, Timor Leste border crossers get flights to Indonesia ... and Dili in Timor Leste, the first direct flight connecting the two countries. Johanes ...
Finally, Timor Leste border crossers get flights to Indonesia ... and Dili in Timor Leste, the first direct flight connecting the two countries. Johanes ...
High tea raises money for hygiene products for girls in Timor Leste ... for materials to create more sanitary kits for girls in Dili, Timor Leste.
She's the Founder and Director of Agora Food Studio in Dili, Timor-Leste, working to revitalize Timorese cuisine by promoting the country's ...
Some in Dili question the constitutionality of a minority government, though its political Sustainability is more likely the real issue. PLP argues ...
Salesian Bishop Virgilio do Carmo da Silva of Dili in Timor-Leste sees potential for a fourth diocese as the number of Catholics grows on the ...
Dili (AFP) - Timor Leste's new government has suffered a major setback after opposition parties vetoed its policy programme, a blow that could ...
WFP supported the conduct of Timor-Leste Strategic Review: ... communication and/or counselling in Oecusse, Covalima, Dili and Ainaro.
Australia and Timor Leste have drawn up a draft treaty to set out maritime ... But Dili later accused Canberra of spying to gain commercial ...
THE HAGUE • Australia and Timor-Leste have drawn up a draft ... binding and valid, but agreed to end it, in line with Dili's wishes, on Jan 9.
Two Timorese girls look for cockles on the beach in Dili, Timor Leste ... A long-running territorial dispute between Australia and Timor-Leste is a ...
East Timor's three opposition parties say they are ready to form a ... Gusmao speaks to supporters during a campaign rally in Dili in July.
If successful, and the new flights to Kupang in Indonesia and Dili in East Timor take off, travellers will soon be able to hit a brand new tourism ...
In association with the Asia New Zealand Foundation, Newshub reporter Caitlin McGee went to Timor-Leste's capital city of Dili to report on the ...
Building on the success of the pilot project in Dili, WFP supported the Timor-Leste Medical Supply Agency (SAMES) plans for the expansion of ...
The gap between Dili and the rest of the country is also obvious in terms of individual income and access to social services. Therefore, the ...
From January 2015 to October 2017 355.782 mt of locally-produced Timor Vita, a specialised nutritious food for women, and 148.428 mt of ... October 2017, 104 health staff and volunteers were trained on nutrition, behaviour change communication and/or counselling in Oecusse, Covalima, Dili and Ainaro.
Timor-Leste operator Timor Telecom (TT) has selected SES for the launch of a Wi-Fi trial service in the Dili capital. Residents of Timor-Leste's ...
MANILA - The Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) is still studying Timor Leste's application for membership in the regional ...
Timor Leste has reinforced its insistence that gas from the Greater Sunrise LNG project be piped to Timorese soil, dashing hopes of a ...
November 12th, 1991. As day breaks, an eerie quiet hangs over Santa Cruz Cemetery in Dili, East Timor. Among the pretty headstones - some ...
The Hera plant (pictured), located in the north of the country near the capital Dili, came online in 2011. The Betano plant is located in the south ...
Timor-Leste open to investment in oil, gas, tourism, agriculture and fisheries, says Ambassador ... The new Dili-to-Tibar Bay road in East Timor.
Poor, Catholic Timor-Leste finally gets government ... Pelagio Doutel, a researcher at La'o Hamutuk, a Dili-based organization that monitors ...
The catalyst for the dispute was the 2002 Timor Sea Treaty, ... bring to an end what Dili considered to be an unjust series of associated treaties.
Dili, East Timor - The government of East Timor says it plans to establish a national park to protect a bounty of dolphins and whales - some of ...
Supporters of Fretilin ride on a truck during a campaign rally in Dili, East Timor, July 19. (Credit: Antonio Dasiparu/EPA.) ...
A treaty signing ceremony on the East Timor sea boundary could take ... of Timor's campaign of the past decade to bring to an end what Dili ...
Dili -- China is increasing its influence in East Timor as the small Southeast Asian nation's relations with its traditional aid providers weaken.
A three-party coalition that will form government in Dili confirmed Mr Gusmao's authority to represent East Timor in negotiations being ...
At least 10,000 people protested in Dili, East Timor's capital, against Australia's stance on the oil and gas meridian line in the Timor Sea.


 

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