East Timor: Selected Links

General Information


  • Journal of Asian Studies
    This is a website of the Journal of Asian Studies. It covers a range of research topics about Asia, and some articles are free for download.
  • Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia
    This website provides reviews of socio-political topics related to East Timor, Indonesia and Southeast Asia. Type a related topic in search after connecting to the link.
  • Asian-Pacific Law & Policy Journal, University of Hawaii
    This website provides online Journal articles about law and policy study in Asia-Pacific regions. Browse the journal or type a related topic in search after connecting to the link.

Government Institutions

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
    MAFF website contains information regarding climate, forestry, plant production and protection, crops, fishing, and studies in development issues. Site also contains links in Portuguese to different topics regarding agriculture, but the links are out of order at the moment.
  • Immigration Service of Timor-Leste
    Site contains information regarding immigration including visas and residency.
  • Ministry of Health
    Page in portuguese
  • Ministry of Finance
    Site contains information regarding ministry executive offices, corporate services, policy analysis and research, state finance, revenue and customs, publications, and media releases.
  • Banking and Payment Authority of Timor-Leste
  • Civil Aviation Division
    This website serves as a source of aeronautical information to aircraft operators, pilots and the general aviation industry until publication of the East Timor Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) Aeronautical information in this website is generally organized in accordance with the ICAO AIP format, that is, they are arranged under GEN (General), ENR (Enroute) and AD (Aerodromes).
  • National Parliament of East Timor
    The National Parliament consists of 88 members who were elected on 30 August 2001 to the Constituent Assembly. The Constituent Assembly’s directive was to develop a Constitution for East Timor. With the approval of the Constitution, the Constituent Assembly has been transformed into a National Parliament for up to five years. The National Parliament will be responsible for making laws on issues concerning the country’s domestic and foreign policy, as well as other functions set out in the Constitution. See site for specific functions.
  • Prime Minister and Cabinet Office
    Information from the cabinet of the prime minister including government, national development plan, and media releases.
  • Timor Sea Office
    The Timor Sea Office is part of the Office of Timor-Leste (East Timor) Prime Minister Mari Alkatiri. The primary task of the Timor Sea Office is to establish permanent maritime boundaries with Timor-Leste's neighbors, Australia and Indonesia. More information on maritime issues found on the site.
  • The government of East Timor
    Site contains links and information to the ministries and offices listed above.



    History, Culture and Religion

    • Dutch, Portuguese Colonial History
      This website provides online articles about the history of Dutch-Portuguese colonial in Asia. It also includes articles of other colonization history in the world.
    • Legends from Timor
      This website provides online traditional tales from East Timor.

    Political and Social Issues


    Digital Collections

    Research Institutions

    Travel Information

    • DiscoverDilli
      This site provides information of tourist attractions and traveling guide in East Timor.
    • Lonely Planet, East Timor
      The information of tourist attractions and traveling guides in East Timor can be found in this site.