Ramos-Horta speaking at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand

Timor-Leste Ten Years After Independence – An Evening with President Jose Ramos-Horta 8pm, Tuesday, May 8, 2012 Ramos-Horta is Timor-Leste's outgoing president. This will probably be a good time to ask him about what's going to come of his alliance with Fernando "Lasama" de Araujo and his Democratic Party. Is Ramos-Horta going to make moves […]

Timor-Leste's first street drag race ends in tears

Readers may remember I recently blogged about Timor-Leste's first street drag race. It appears that the event, which was held over the week, didn't go quite to plan, as reported by Timor Post on Monday: A street drag racing tournament (involving motorbikes and cars) to commemorate the 36th Anniversary of Falintil has resulted in the […]