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Timor-Leste
Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

Overview

    • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : May 20, 2002
    • Bilateral Trade(2020) : $30 million
      • Exports : $2.3 million
      • Imports : $27.7 million
      • Investment(cumulative total as of 2020) : $41.9 million
    • People-to-People Exchanges (2019)
      • Number of Korean visitors to Timor-leste : 1,445
      • Number of Timorese visitors to ROK : 1,285
    • Number of Koreans living in Timor-leste(2020) : 123
    • Number of Timorese living in ROK(2020) : 2,160
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From Timor-leste to the ROK
      • Feb. 2013   Prime Minister Kay Rala Xanana Gusmao
      • Oct. 2014   Minister of Commerce, industry and Environment Antonio da Conceicao
      • Oct. 2014   Minister of Transport and Telecommunications Pedro Lay da Silva
      • Sep. 2015   Minister of Defence Cirilo Cristovao
      • Jun. 2016   Minister of Foreign Affairs  Hernai F. Coelho da Silva
      • Oct. 2016   Minister of State and Coordinator of State Administration Affairs and Justice Dionisio Babo Soares
      • Apr. 2017 Minister of Foreign Affairs  Hernai F. Coelho da Silva
    • From the ROK to Timor-leste
      • May 2002   Special Envoy to the Presidential Inauguration Lee Hong-ku
      • May 2007   Special Envoy of the President Jeon Yoon-chul
      • Jan. 2013   Rep. Park Sang Eun, Park Soo Hyun
      • Feb. 2017   1st Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Lim Sungnam
      • Aug. 2019   Former Commissioner of UN International Electoral Commission for East Timor Popular Consultation Sohn Bong-Scuk

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