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Timor-Leste and ADB

ADB's country partnership strategy for Timor-Leste focuses on removing infrastructure bottlenecks and institutional constraints as well as investing in human capital.

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Institutional Document

Pacific Energy Update 2019

威廉希尔体育ADB will invest over $1 billion worth of energy projects in the Pacific from 2019 to 2021 to increase renewable energy generation and improve access to affordable and sustainable electricity in the subregion.


Pacific Economic Monitor – December 2019

The 2019 growth forecast for the Pacific subregion has been raised from 3.5% to 4.2%, driven mainly by higher liquefied natural gas production in Papua New Guinea and increased construction expenditure in Samoa and Solomon Islands, as well as lower-than-projected economic decline in Nauru.


ADB Partners with CSOs to Boost Vocational Education in Timor-Leste

威廉希尔体育ADB is working with civil society organizations in Timor-Leste to offer vocational skills training to reduce unemployment and promote development.


Better Roads Help Timor-Leste Promote Economic Growth outside Capital City

Timor-Leste is upgrading its road network to promote economic growth and spread petroleum wealth outside the capital city of Dili.

Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Poverty in Timor-Leste

威廉希尔体育Development indicators for Timor-Leste, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.

Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

Projects Cofinanced, 2014-2018

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.

Project Performance, 2000-2018

ADB Projects in Timor-Leste

Project Results

Publications and Documents

Asian Development Bank and Timor-Leste: Fact Sheet

18 May 2020 | Brochures and Flyers

Asian Development Bank and Timor-Leste: Fact Sheet

Unlocking Innovation for Development

28 Feb 2020 | Reports

Unlocking Innovation for Development

Pacific Finance Sector Brief: Timor-Leste

08 Oct 2019威廉希尔体育 | Papers and Briefs

Pacific Finance Sector Brief: Timor-Leste


22 Jun 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Grant to Help Ensure Food Security in Timor-Leste Amid COVID-19

威廉希尔体育ADB has approved a $1 million grant to support the Government of Timor-Leste’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including providing urgent food assistance to vulnerable households. The grant will be financed by the...

11 Jun 2020 | News from Country Offices

Renewable Energy Investment, Business Continuity Plans Key to Pacific Utilities Rebounding from COVID-19

威廉希尔体育CEOs of utility companies from 11 Pacific countries laid the foundations of an action plan and explored new investment priorities and needs to help their sector recover from the impact of COVID-19 during a virtual meeting...

06 Mar 2020威廉希尔体育 | News from Country Offices

Leah Gutierrez Begins as ADB's Pacific Director General

Leah Gutierrez is ADB's new Director General for its Pacific Department.

17 Dec 2019 | News Release

Kacific1 Satellite Launch to Bring Affordable Internet to Remote Parts of Asia and Pacific

威廉希尔体育Kacific has launched the Kacific1 satellite to expand high-speed broadband internet access across Asia and the Pacific. ADB provided $50 million in financing to Kacific for the satellite to deliver internet that will enable...


Timor-Leste Resident Mission (TLRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Rua Cabo Verde No 16, Posto Administrativo, Vera Cruz, Suco Motael, Aldeia Halibur, Dili, Timor-Leste

 威廉希尔体育 Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

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