MIL-OSI Translation: Meeting of the Council of Ministers on June 12, 2024

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MIL OSI Translation. Timor-Leste Portuguese to English –

Presidency of the Council of Ministers

Spokesperson for the Government of Timor-Leste
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Press release

Meeting of the Council of Ministers on June 12, 2024

The Council of Ministers met at the Government Palace, in Dili, and began the meeting with a presentation by Álvaro Sardinha, a consultant specializing in the blue economy and sustainable development, on “developing the blue economy in Timor-Leste”.

This initiative is part of the Ocean Week, under the motto of the national campaign “Ha’u-nia Tasi, Ha’u-nia Timor” (My Sea, My Timor), promoted from the 8th to the 18th of June 2024, by the Land and Maritime Borders Office, under the leadership of the Prime Minister, Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão.

The presentation aimed to demonstrate the advantages that the development of the blue economy can have on the country’s economic development. The blue economy focuses on the use of aquatic resources and the promotion of sustainable, restorative and regenerative economic development, recognizing the importance of aquatic spaces and the sustainability of the planet.

The development of the blue economy in Timor-Leste could enhance, among others, opportunities for innovation, entrepreneurship, investment and professional career development.

The Council of Ministers thanked the presentation and reinforced the Government’s intention to continue promoting the joint and dynamic effort of various ministries and government agencies, for the successful and sustainable development of the Blue Economy in the country.

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The Council of Ministers decided to propose to the National Parliament the appointment of Mr. Rui Pereira dos Santos, to the position of Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission, for a four-year term.

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The Council of Ministers approved a draft Government Resolution approving the protocol between the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste and the Portuguese Republic regarding the Portuguese School of Dili, signed on June 8th, presented by the Minister of Justice.

Within the scope of the aforementioned protocol, the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste cedes the right to surface a plot of land measuring approximately 15000m2, in Caicoli, for the construction of the new facilities of the Portuguese School of Díli, by the Portuguese State. END

 

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