Stories about Timor-Leste from July, 2008
Dili-gence blogs about the coffee industry in East Timor
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 Timor-Leste is this: “What are you doing for peace?”
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 Leste.
Return to Rai Ketak believes East Timor has not done well to promote aid effectiveness.
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.
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.”
The East Timor Students Forum is threatening hunger strikes against the decision of the National Parliament to purchase luxury motor vehicles.