A team from the Ministry of Finance, led by Mr. Cancio de Oliveira, coordinator of the Development Partners Management Unit, recently met with the local communities in Same, Ainaro and Aileu. The team comprised of the Development Partners Management Unit, g7+, Petroleum Fund Administration Unit, Economic Policy Unit, Statistic, Tax and Customs.
The purpose of the meetings was to socialize the works of the Ministry of Finance. The meetings took place from the 14 to the 18 September 2015 and attended by the local authorities, students, public servants and local population.
The main topics covered ranged from donor assistance, new deal, Petroleum Fund management, economic development, census, domestic tax, customs’ rules and regulations.
The participants appreciated the Ministry of Finance’s good initiative, of which allowing them to be informed of the government’s activities.