Daily Archives: March 6, 2018

Australia, East Timor sign deal on maritime border, gas field

2018-03-06T21:33:33+00:00

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - East Timor and Australia signed a treaty at the United Nations in New York on Tuesday to resolve a long-running dispute over their maritime border and struck a deal on how to share revenue from the offshore Greater Sunrise gas field.     East Timor will receive a bigger share of the [...]

Australia, East Timor sign deal on maritime border, gas field 2018-03-06T21:33:33+00:00

Australia, Timor-Leste to sign treaty at UN that could unlock billions

2018-03-06T10:26:35+00:00

The treaty will settle the two countries' maritime border, while also increasing access to the Greater Sunrise oil and gas fields. UN Secretary-General António Guterres will preside over the signing ceremony to be attended by Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Deputy Prime Minister Agio Pereira of Timor-Leste, Asia’s youngest nation. Timor-Leste joined the United [...]

Australia, Timor-Leste to sign treaty at UN that could unlock billions 2018-03-06T10:26:35+00:00