Petroleum Mining Code for the Joint Petroleum Development Area

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Field Value
Sector Oil and Gas
Country Timor-Leste
Year 2003
RGI Edition Year 2017
Topic Licensing and negotiation, Tax policy and revenue collection
Document Type Statute
RGI Sub-component Open data
RGI Questions 1.1c: What licensing process does the licensing authority follow?,
1.2a: What is the fiscal system for extractive resources?
Did this document contribute to RGI scoring? Not used for scoring
Are the RGI questions here tagged with law and/or practice
Publisher Government of Timor-Leste
Author Government of Timor-Leste
Source or API link$File/JPDA%20Interim%20PMC%202%20April%2003.pdf?openelement
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute