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· July, 2008

Stories about Timor-Leste from July, 2008

East Timor: Coffee economics

Dili-gence blogs about the coffee industry in East Timor

East Timor: Media for peace

The head of media agencies in Timor-Leste participated in a joint press conference to raise awareness for the 100 Day Peace Campaign celebrated around the world. The specific theme in...

East Timor in SEA games logo

Asia's Perfect 10 raised a valid issue. The Southeast Asian (SEA) games logo has 10 rings representing the countries of the region. Another ring should be added to include Timor...

East Timor: Aid effectiveness

Return to Rai Ketak believes East Timor has not done well to promote aid effectiveness.

East Timor: Teachers protest and get a pay rise

Moriae [pt] celebrates the local teachers’ victory after a manifestation over pay rise in East Timor. They used to be paid less than Portuguese teachers working in the country.

East Timor: Budget process

Timor Leste News uploads an analysis of the budget process in East Timor. The process was described as “increasingly inefficient, undemocratic, hasty, short-sighted and secretive.”

East Timor: Protest against luxury motor vehicles

The East Timor Students Forum is threatening hunger strikes against the decision of the National Parliament to purchase luxury motor vehicles.

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