Structure of the VIII Constitutional Government

 

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Prime-Minister

Taur Matan Ruak

The Prime Minister has his own competencies and those delegated to him by the Council of Ministers, in accordance with the Constitution and the law.

It is the responsibility of the Prime Minister to head the Government and to preside over the Council of Ministers; to direct and guide the general policy of the Government and all the governmental action; to represent the Government and the Council of Ministers in their relations with the President of the Republic and the National Parliament; to coordinate the integrated national security system; to guide the general policy of the Government in the areas of defense, security and national intelligence; to guide the Government's general policy in its external relations and to represent the Government before the international community; to guide the Government's general policy in the area of ​​financial management, including the banking sector, the tax system and the investment of the Petroleum Fund; to exercise powers of tutelage over Oe-Cusse Ambeno Special Administrative Region and Oe-Cusse Ambeno and Ataúro's Special Zones of Social Market Economy; to manage the government's information technology system and ensure the provision of its services, as well as to implement computer systems in the national territory, in conjunction with the competent Government Departments; to promote the institutional strengthening of the State; to promote inclusion policies and support for women’s entrepreneurship; and to exercise other powers provided for in the Constitution and in law and not attributed to other members of the Government.

As the head of the Government, the Prime Minister has the power to issue directives to any member of the Government and to make decisions on matters included in the areas under any Ministry or Secretariat of State, as well as to create eventual or permanent committees or working groups on matters that are the responsibility of the Government.

The Prime Minister presides over the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, the government department whose mission is to support the Council of Ministers and other members of the Government, as well as to promote the coordination of the various governmental departments.

In direct dependence of the Prime Minister are the following services and organisms: Secretary of State for Equality and Inclusion; National Intelligence Service; Inter-ministerial Security Committee; Integrated Crisis Management Center; Civil Service Commission; AMRT - Timorese Resistance Archive and Museum; Centro Nacional Chega, I.P .; Agency of Information and Communication Technology, l.P. - ICT TIMOR; Office of Support to Civil Society; General Inspection of the State; National Institute of Public Administration; Interministerial Council for Fiscal Reform.

Vice-Primeiro-Ministro

Deputy Prime Minister

Armanda Berta dos Santos

 

Vice-Primeiro-Ministro

Deputy Prime Minister

José Maria dos Reis

 

Ministro da Presidência do Conselho de Ministros

Minister of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers

Fidelis Manuel Leite Magalhães

 

Ministro Coordenador dos Assuntos Económicos

Coordinating Minister of Economic Affairs

Joaquim Amaral

 

Ministério dos Assuntos Parlamentares e Comunicação Social

Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Social Communication

Francisco Martins Da Costa Pereira Jerónimo

 

Ministro das Finanças

Minister of Finance

Fernando Hanjam

 

Ministro dos Negócios Estrangeiros e Cooperação

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation

Adaljiza Albertina Xavier Reis Magno

 

Ministro da Justiça

Minister of Justice

Manuel Cárceres Da Costa

 

Ministro da Administração Estatal

Minister of State Administration

Miguel Pereira De Carvalho

 

Ministro da Saúde

Minister of Health

Odete Maria Freitas Belo

 

Ministro da Educação, Juventude e Desporto

Minister of Education, Youth and Sport

Armindo Maia

 

Ministro do Ensino Superior, Ciência e Cultura

Minister of Higher Education, Science and Culture

Longuinhos Dos Santos

 

Ministra da Solidariedade Social e Inclusão

Minister of Social Solidarity and Inclusion

Armanda Berta dos Santos

 

Ministro para os Assuntos dos Combatentes da Libertação Nacional

Minister for the Affairs of National Liberation Combatants

Júlio Sarmento Da Costa "Meta Mali"

 

Ministro do Plano e do Ordenamento

Minister of Planning and Territory

José Maria dos Reis

 

Ministro das Obras Públicas

Minister of Public Works

Salvador Soares Dos Reis Pires

 

Ministro dos Transportes e Comunicações

Minister of Transport and Communications

José Agustinho Da Silva

 

Ministro do Turismo , Comércio e Indústria

Minister of Tourism, Trade and Industry

José Lucas do Carmo da Silva

 

Ministro da Agricultura e Pescas

Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries

Pedro dos Reis

 

Ministro da Defesa

Minister of Defense

Filomeno da Paixão de Jesus

 

Ministro do Interior

Minister of the Interior

Taur Matan Ruak

 

Ministro do Petróleo e Minerais

Minister of Petroleum and Minerals

Víctor da Conceição Soares

 

Vice-Ministra das Finanças

Deputy Minister of Finance

Sara Lobo Brites

 

Vice-Ministro Negócios Estrangeiros e Cooperação

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation

Julião da Silva

 

Vice-Ministro da Justiça

Deputy Minister of Justice

José Edmundo Caetano

 

Vice-Ministro da Administração Estatal

Deputy Minister of State Administration

Lino de Jesus Torrezão

 

Vice-Ministro da Saúde

Deputy Minister of Health

Bonifácio Maucoli dos Reis

 

Vice-Ministro da Administração Estatal

Deputy Minister of Education, Youth and Sport

António Guterres

 

Vice-Ministra da Solidariedade Social

Deputy Minister of Social Solidarity

Signi Chandrawati Verdial

 

Vice-Ministro das Obras Públicas

Deputy Minister of Public Works

Nicolau Lino Freitas Belo

 

Vice-Ministro do Turismo Comunitário e Cultural

Deputy Minister of Community and Cultural Tourism

Inácia da Conceição Teixeira

 

Vice-Ministro do Turismo, Comércio e Indústria

Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry

Domingos Lopes Antunes

 

 

Vice-Ministro do Interior

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries

Abílio Xavier de Araújo

 

 

Vice-Ministro do Interior

Deputy Minister of the Interior

António Armindo

 

Secretário de Estado da Formação Profissional e Emprego (SEFOPE)

Secretary of State for Vocational Training and Employment

Alarico do Rosário

 

Secretário de Estado de Cooperativas

Secretary of State for Cooperatives

Elizário Ferreira

 

Sekretáriu Estadu Ambiente - Demétrio de Amaral de Carvalho

Secretary of State for the Environment

Demétrio do Amaral de Carvalho

 

Sekretáriu Estadu ba Komunikasaun Sosiál - Merício Juvenal dos Reis 'Akara'

Secretary of State for Communications

Merício Juvinal dos Reis “Akara”

 

Secretário de Estado de Terras e Propriedades

Secretary of State for Land and Property

Mário Ximenes

 

Secretário de Estado da Educação, Juventude e Desporto

Secretary of State for Youth and Sport

Abrão Saldanha

 

Sekretáriu Estadu Arte no Kultura - Teófilo Caldas

Secretary of State for Art and Culture

Teófilo Caldas

 

Secretário de Estado para os Assuntos dos Combatentes da Libertação Nacional

Secretary of State for the Affairs of National Liberation Combatants

Gil da Costa Monteiro 'Oan Soru'

 

Secretário de Estado das Pescas

Secretary of State for Fisheries

Elídio de Araújo

 

Ministru Agrikultura no Peskas - Joaquim José Gusmão dos Reis Martins

Secretary of State for Civil Protection

Joaquim José Gusmão dos Reis Martins

 

Secretário de Estado para a Igualdade e Inclusão

Secretary of State for Equality and Inclusion

Maria José da Fonseca Monteiro de Jesus

 

Secretary of State for the Affairs of National Liberation Combatants

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