Vientiane, 5 July 2018
I have the great pleasure to convey my warmest congratulations and best wishes to Your Excellency on the appointment as Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste.
I am delighted to note that the existing bond of friendship and good cooperation between our two countries as well as two Foreign Ministries have been continuously strengthened in the past years and I look forward to working with Your Excellency to further enhance such good relations in bilateral, regional and international frameworks for the mutually tangible benefits of our two nations as well as for peace, stability and cooperation for development in the region and the world at large.
May I take this opportunity to wish Your Excellency good health, happiness and greater success in your noble tasks.
With my highest consideration,
H.E. Dionisio da Costa Babo Soares
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation
of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste