*China to help professionalize Timorese in the field of fishery
The Government of China has pledged to help provide capacity building for Timorese to increase their skills and knowledge in the field of fishery.
State Secretary for Fishery, Rafael Gonsalves made the comments after meeting with Chinese ambassador to Timor-Leste yesterday in Dili.
"They are ready to help provide capacity building for the Timorese in very specific area, namely fishery. But in our recommendations it will more focus on laboratory. We have set up our laboratory, but from now we should prepare human resources", he said.
Mr. Gonsalves affirmed that, the Government would send eight officers to take part in the training on how to control quality of fishery.