Thursday October 15th, 2009
It's raining, and I am working in the Embassy, not official yet,reading news and draw down action plan of the Embassy for 2010.
The 2010 should be different, the Embassy should be much more pro-active. Its activities should be foccused on economic diplomacy as stated by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr.Zacarias Albano da Costa, in his New Year speech.
- H.E. Ambassador Constancio Pinto currently is the Minister for Commerce,Industry and Environment, prior to this post, Ambassador Pinto served as the Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation and Vice-Minister of Commerce, Industry and Environment of Timor-Leste. He served as Ambassador of Timor-Leste to the United States of America ( Nov. 2009 - August 2012) and to Mexico and Canada from (2011-2012); a leader of Timorese Resistance and author of East Timor Unfinished Struggle.