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  1. JAKARTA : Indonesia, Timor Leste agree to resolve border problems, boost tiesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Indonesia and Timor Leste agreed on Wednesday to begin negotiating unresolved land and maritime border issues and enhance bilateral ties, particularly on trade and investment. The commitment was made during a meeting with President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and Timor Leste Prime Minister Rui Maria de Arajo at the Merdeka Palace in Central Jakarta on Wednesday.


  2. Jimmy Carter's Blood-Soaked LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | OpEdNews

    A few days ago former President Jimmy Carter announced that he has cancer and it is spreading. While it would be premature to assume this spells the end for the 90-year-old, it does present an opportunity to take stock of the tenure of a President who, like the current occupant of the White House, entered office with a promise to respect human rights, but failed miserably when given the opportunity to do so.


  3. Cardinal recalls 500th anniversary of East Timor's evangelizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Catholic World News

    A day after the signing of a diplomatic accord between the Holy See and Timor-Leste , the Vatican's Secretary of State was the principal celebrant at a Mass commemorating the 500th anniversary of the area's evangelization. Cardinal Pietro Parolin, acting at the Pope's legate for the occasion, celebrated the Mass on August 15 in Tasitolu, near the nation's capital of Dili.


  4. Marie Leadbeater: Defence ties with Indonesia valued over Timor Leste justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | The New Zealand Herald

    I went to contribute to a conference at the National University of Timor-Lorosa'e, where one theme was the role of Western nations during the 1975 Indonesian invasion and 24 years of occupation. In April 1999, the Indonesian military was still in control and, unbeknown to me, about to unleash a wave of unspeakable violence against the population.


  5. 17:40 Portugal's Global Trade and Investment Agency plans to open office in AstanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | AkiPress

    Portugal's Global Trade and Investment Agency plans to open its office in Astana, Kazakhstan by the end of 2016, the agency's head, Miguel Frasquilho said. AICEP will open offices in Dili , Seoul this year and in Mumbai next year too.


  6. As East Timor moves forward, Navy takes an interest in partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. sailors help members of East Timor's Defense Force work on fire hose-handling skills aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd during 2014 Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training in East Timor. About 150 U.S. sailors have arrived in East Timor for this year's CARAT exercise.


  7. 'OK Bathie. We have a problem. Just keep talking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    YOU watched her on TV for 20 years and no matter what, Chris Bath was the ultimate professional. Little did you know, an on-air disaster was never far away.


  8. Garuda Indonesia expands cargo capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Air Transport World

    Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has signed an agreement with local cargo carrier Cardig Air to coordinate on cargo shipping throughout the region. Cardig currently operates three Boeing 737-300F cargo aircraft, principally on domestic routes between major hubs in Indonesia but also to international destinations such as Singapore, Brunei, Vietnam and Malaysia.


  9. The Pitfalls of UN Nation-buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2008 | CFR.org

    The United Nations, founded after World War II to maintain peace and international security, has evolved into the world's central nation-building body. UN peacekeeping missions over the years have increasingly taken on a leading role in rebuilding conflict-shattered states from El Salvador to Liberia to Cambodia to the Balkans.


  10. Timor spy scandal: Former ASIS officer facing prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A former Australian Secret Intelligence Service officer and star witness for East Timor in a bitter dispute with the Abbott government over $40 billion in oil and gas revenue is facing criminal prosecution. Fairfax Media has learned the Australian Federal Police sent a brief of evidence to prosecutors in February following an investigation that lasted 14 months.


  11. More classrooms being built at Timor Leste SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | ABC News

    Since 2006, Geraldton and the Mid West have had an ongoing involvement in the educational outcomes for Hera, a small community 45 minutes by road from Dili in Timor Leste. The primary school rebuild commenced in 2005 and was about sixty percent complete before it was stalled due to unrest in the country.


  12. SEA Games: Doubles pairs make it a double for MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Star Online

    In contrast to their male counterparts, Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei and Amelia Alicia Anscelly-Soong Fie Cho were hardly troubled as they set up an all-Malaysian final in women's doubles event. Top seeds and defending champions Vivian-Khe Wei, were on top of their game at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Monday.


  13. East Timor drops Australia spying case at UN courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Peninsula

    East Timor has officially dropped its case against Australia before the UN's International Court of Justice, after Canberra returned sensitive documents relating to a controversial oil and gas treaty. "The case brought against Australia in respect of a dispute concerning the seizure of data and documents which belongs to Timor-Leste... was removed from the court's list on June 11," the ICJ said Friday in a statement.


  14. East Timor drops spying case against Australia at UN International Court of JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    East Timor has accused Australia of spying to gain a commercial advantage during 2004 negotiations over the Timor Sea gas treaty. The Hague: East Timor has officially dropped its case against Australia before the UN's International Court of Justice, after Canberra returned sensitive documents relating to a controversial oil and gas treaty.


  15. Carrickboy native receives prestigious award from the President of Timor LesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Longford Leader

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Carrickboy native Joe Murray who, on behalf of the East Timor Ireland Solidarity Campaign, was recently conferred with the prestigious 'Order of Timor-Leste' honour by President of East of Timor, Taur Matan Ruak.


  16. iREHISTRO rolls out worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The Department of Foreign Affairs-Overseas Absentee Voting Secretariat has rolled out iRrehistro for implementation in the following foreign service posts in Asia Pacific region: Philippine embassies in Bangkok, Brunei, Canberra, Dhaka, Dili, Hanoi, Islamabad, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, New Delhi, Phnom Penh, Seoul, Singapore, Vientiane, Wellington, Yangon plus the Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong, Macau SAR, Osaka and Sydney, effective Wednesday, June 10. iREHISTRO is an online system that provides another way of accomplishing forms for voter registration related process.


  17. LCC services coming to Asia's East TimorRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Air Transport World

    East Timor, one of Asia's newest nations, will see its first low-cost carrier services from September following an agreement between the nation's commercial carrier, Air Timor , and Garuda Indonesia offshoot Citilink . First services - due to start in September using a Citilink Boeing 737-500 - will see a Denpasar, Bali-Dili Nicolau Lobato, East Timor, route.


  18. 8 golds at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Sun-Star

    NESTHY Alcayde Petecio and the other seven boxing finalists from the Philippines ran and shadow boxed in the morning and had school combat and shadow boxed again in the afternoon before taking a needed rest Tuesday in preparation for the 28th Southeast Asian Games boxing finals at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 10. The 23-year-old Petecio, born in Tuban, Sta. Cruz in Davao del Sur, fights Vietnamese Thi Bang Le for the women's women's bantamweight gold.


  19. Sporting dream about to be realised by Timor Leste's basketballersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Timor Leste's basketball team will compete in their first international tournament at the SEA Games in Singapore. DILI: The commemoration plaque at the entrance of Dili's only indoor stadium bears testimony that basketball was once popular in Timor Leste even during the bloody 23 years of Indonesian rule.


  20. Weakened Indonesia still target badminton gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Star Online

    The badminton competition at this year's Southeast Asian Games promises to be as hard fought as ever, with Indonesia's dominance set to come under threat from the presence of a women's world champion and a former men's number one. While some events at the 11-nation multi-sports gathering lack the highest quality, badminton is not one of them as the region boasts a host of world-class players who can expect packed crowds at the Singapore Indoor Stadium from June 10-16.