For a documentary maker, there can be few things more exciting than having a potential subject offer up a cache of original footage.Sunday, 2 June, 2013, 4:14pm
The UN ended its peacekeeping mission in East Timor yesterday after 13 years in Asia's youngest nation following a bloody transition to independence - leaving behind a country facing the task of tackling rampant poverty.1 Jan 2013 - 6:22am
The UN ends its peacekeeping mission in East Timor on Monday after 13 years of boots on the ground in Asia’s youngest nation following a bloody transition to independence.31 Dec 2012 - 9:40am
HK children rate the government31 Dec 2012 - 3:23am
Australia withdrew its last remaining police officers from East Timor yesterday as international forces wind up a 13-year presence in Asia's youngest nation, where thousands have died in political turmoil.16 Dec 2012 - 4:37am
Portugal withdrew most of its police officers from East Timor yesterday as international forces wind up a 13-year mission in Asia's youngest nation, where thousands have died in political bloodshed.25 Nov 2012 - 3:12am
Portugal withdrew the bulk of its police officers from East Timor on Saturday as international forces wind up a 13-year mission in Asia’s youngest nation, where thousands have died in political bloodshed.24 Nov 2012 - 3:38pm
Borders closed to apples and bananas1 Nov 2012 - 3:22am
United Nations peacekeepers in East Timor on Wednesday handed full responsibility for policing to Asia’s youngest nation, Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao announced.
The National Police of East Timor “are assuming full responsibility for maintaining law and order”, he said in a statement.31 Oct 2012 - 4:01pm
Cambodia deports factory manager24 Oct 2012 - 2:39am
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made a short visit to East Timor on Thursday, throwing her considerable diplomatic weight behind a fledgling government trying to bring Asia’s newest country closer to its booming Southeast Asian neighbours.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
A few days ago, I received a phone call inviting me to be the guest speaker at an event for a well-known company. I was talked through the details, before being told: 'Oh, and by the way, the theme of the event is 'In It To Win It'.'9 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
If You Leave Us Here, We Will Die by Geoffrey Robinson Princeton, HK$2301 May 2011 - 12:00am
1 French Indochina comprised which three modern-day countries?
2 Between 1897 and 1914, the mainland city of Qingdao was ceded to which country?
3 Following the second Anglo-Dutch war, the 1667 Treaty of Breda gave Manhattan, in America, to the English and the Banda island of Run, in modern-day Indonesia, to the Dutch. Why were the Dutch by far the happier party?9 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
He is one of the founders of Fretilin, the largest party in Asia's newest and poorest nation. He also spent 24 years in exile during the Indonesian occupation of his homeland East Timor.7 Nov 2007 - 12:00am