Ministry of Finance’s women team was in the nine clouds after winning the 2015 National Indoor Volley Ball Competition. The competition was held as part of the commemoration of the anniversary of the establishment of the FALINTIL, the Timor-Leste’s arm-force.
Playing in a final match held on the 2nd of August 2015 in the GMT, the team was “confident that we will be the champion”, uttered Nelia Alin, just minutes before the match started. Such confidence was materialized when her team beat the UNTL Women Club by 3-1. Apart from been the Champion, the team was also chosen as the best team of the tournament. Both awards “will make the Ministry of Finance’s name famous through the territory”, added Alin, after the match.
The final match was attended by H.E. Sr. Helder Lopes, Vice Minister of Finance and H.E. Leovegildo Hornay, Secretary of State for Youth and Sport, Mr. Januario Gama, General Director of the State Finance. The trophy received will be displayed among dozens of others in the Ministry of Finance’s trophy’s case in the hallway.