12th Regular Meeting of the Permanent Secretariat of the Forum for Economic and Trade Cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking Countries
Mr. João Baptista dos Santos, Executive Assistant of TradeInvest Timor-Leste (TITL), from March 29-31, 2017, representing the Focal Point of Timor-Leste to Forum Macau, participated in the 12th Regular Meeting of the Permanent Secretariat of the Forum for Economic and Trade Cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking Countries, at the World Trade Center Macau.
The Macao Forum Executive Secretariat presented the work done in 2016 and presented the program of activities for the year 2017, where representatives from China and Portuguese-speaking Countries were approved.
The event was attended by representatives of Timor-Leste, H.E. the Ambassador of Timor-Leste for China, Mr. Bendito dos Santos Freitas; Ms. Inês das Costa Moreira, Secretary of the Embassy of Timor-Leste in China; Dr. Danilo Lemos, Timor-Leste Delegate for Macau Forum and Mr. João Baptista dos Santos, Executive Assistant TradeInvest Timor-Leste.
It was also discussed about the request proposal from the Democratic Republic of São Tomé e Príncipe to join the Macau Forum, and the proposal was unanimously approved by China and the CPLP Countries participating in the meeting.