BBC News: A brighter future: Can tourism help rebuild East Timor?

June 14, 2016 — BBC News interviews The Asia Foundation’s Country Representative in Timor-Leste Susan Marx on tourism in the country:

“This young country is still finding its story and it’s important that that story is one that is constantly changing and developing as the nation develops and grows,” says Susan Marx, the Asia Foundation’s country representative.

“So for the moment I think harnessing the very brave history of the independence struggle in Timor-Leste is important coupled with the magnificent countryside. So let’s see where it goes,” she says.

Related locations: Timor-Leste

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