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RIL's midas touch is missing in overseas oil & gas assets.

The company had assets in countries like Yemen, Peru, Oman, Myanmar, Columbia, East Timor, Kurdistan and Australia, but it exited almost all these blocks later as part of its portfolio rationalisation

- Rediff.com - IN

E.Timor and Australia agree draft maritime border treaty.

THE HAGUE, Oct 15 — Australia and East Timor have drawn up a draft treaty setting out their maritime borders, aiming to end a bitter dispute over lucrative oil and gas fields, officials said today. Timor Leste and Australia have reached...

- The Malay Mail - MY

What's inside the big ship at Stokes Hill Wharf?.

Said to be the fastest ship of its kind, a custom-built conservation vessel moors in Darwin after a campaign to save sharks in East Timor.

- ABC News - AU

Challenge China in the South China Sea by Democratic Example.

Francisco da Costa Guterres, Kjell-Åke Nordquist, Charles Santos Security, Asia The United States must broaden its Asia pivot by supporting local democratic processes, which will help bring cooperation, peace and stability to the region. Australia and Timor-Leste will be finalizing their Timor Sea maritime-border agreement ...

- The National Interest - US

Timor-Leste is vivid example of what UN can do in peacebuilding, Assembly debate told.

Timor-Leste, a country which the United Nations shepherded to independence from Indonesia 15 years ago, stands as a shining example of what the world Organization can achieve in establishing peace and stability, the country's president told the General Assembly today.

- UN - INT