Sukoharjo, Central Java (ANTARA News)- Timor Leste`s Prime Minister Kay Rala Xanana Gusmao has invited Indonesian investors to make investment in his country, a company executive said.

"Xanana invites Indonesian investors saying that investment opportunities are still open wide in Timor Leste," PT Sritex`s President Director Iwan Setiawan Lukminto said here on Saturday.

He said the Timor Leste prime minister made the offer on the sidelines of his visit to textile factory PT Sritex Sukoharjo, Central Java.

After a meeting with PT Sritex`s President Director Iwan Setiawan Lukminto and the firm`s chief commissioner Lukminto, planted a `jambu Dersono` fruit tree within the factory`s complex and then made an observation tour of the textile factory.

Iwan Setiawan Lukminto said Xanana also invited his company to invest in Timor Leste. "We are very pleased with the invitation to Timor Leste and we will go there to make an exploration in the first place," he said.

He said that what were discussed with the prime minster were still in the form of offer which still needed further follow-up.

"I have to know first the business conditions in that country, including the market and other conditions," he said.

He said that after the meeting, PT Sritex would be able to meet 100 percent of Timor Leste`s military uniform order which was previously only 50 percent.

PT Sritex will also be able to supply it with police and civil servants` uniforms.

He said that textile market in Timor Lest was also promising. So, PT Sritex will supply not only military, police and civil servants` uniforms but also uniforms of school children.

Editor: Priyambodo RH
Copyright © ANTARA 2012