Subject: JRH: President in South Korea to attract investment
P R E S S R E L E A S E
PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC IN SOUTH KOREA TO ATTRACT INVESTMENTS
The President of the Republic, Dr. José Ramos-Horta, left today for a four days private visit to the Republic of South Korea. The main goal of this trip is to attract investments to Timor-Leste.
On the top of the Presidential agenda is a meeting with the Korean Prime Minister Myung-bak Hodi, to whom the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate intends to express his gratitude for welcoming Timorese workers.
Dr. Ramos-Horta’s agenda includes a meeting with South Korean businessmen, to report them about the security situation in Timor-Leste, which is essential for transmitting trust to external capital.
The program comprehends also a meeting with Timorese students, who have been living in South Korea.
The President of the Republic stops in Singapore before his return to Díli, November 3rd.
Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste
José H. Meirelles
Int.Relations/Media Senior Advisor
Presidency of the Republic
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