Delivering revenue transparency in Timor Leste

Source: Global Witness
Date: 1 Sep 2004

“Transparent and accountable management of oil revenues, which will comprise a majority of Timor’s income in the near future, is essential to ensure that such money is used more effectively to promote national development. It will greatly increase the hope that Timor Leste will escape the ‘resource curse’ of weak growth, corruption, authoritarian government and instability that has afflicted so many oil-rich developing countries…”

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