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Speaker Meets with Parliamentary Delegation from Germany

GERMAN DELEGATION (5)

The first high level Parliamentary delegation from the German Parliament to visit Seychelles met with the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea earlier this afternoon.  The delegation was accompanied by H.E Mrs Annett Günther, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Seychelles. The friendly and open discussions focused on strengthening the partnership between the National Assembly ...

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International Affairs Committee statement on Diplomatic Relations with the Republic of Cuba

The International Affairs Committee of the National Assembly, meeting in normal session this week, discussed the diplomatic relations between Cuba and Seychelles and the cooperation programs presently ongoing. The assistance in the field of medical services was particularly reviewed as this forms the most important element of the cooperation agreement between our two countries and for which the National Assembly ...

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IAC looks at International Conventions

The International Affairs Committee of the National Assembly has been in communication with the Department of Foreign Affairs over a series of agreements and conventions that the Seychelles has been signing parties and those that require accession procedures. Two agreements have been discussed and the Department of Foreign Affairs has committed the government’s support to ensuring that our country is ...

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Speaker Meets with High Level Delegation from Shanghai

CHINESE DELEGATION (2)

A high level delegation led by Ms. Yin Yicui, Chairperson of Standing Committee of the Shanghai Municipal People’s Congress from Shanghai (SCSMPC) met with the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea earlier this afternoon.  Ms. Yicui was accompanied by Ambassador GUO Wei and high level officials from the different Committees of the People’s Congress. The friendly discussions focused ...

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Meeting of the International Affairs Committee with a Chinese delegation from the Liaoning Province

IAC MEETING 110919 (2)

A seven-member delegation from the Liaoning Province of China led by Mr. ZHANG Tiemin – Vice Chairman, Standing Committee Liaoning Provincial People’s Congress met with the International Affairs Committee.  Mr. ZHANG was accompanied by Mr. XU Lida – Director General, Sub-Committee of Environment, Resources, Urban and Rural Construction Liaoning Provincial People’s Congress, Mr. HE Huanqiu – Deputy Director General, Sub-Committee ...

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Speaker Prea receives Honorary Cultural Ambassador Mr Patrick Victor

AMBASSADOR VICTOR VISIT 270819 (4)

The newly appointed Honorary Cultural Ambassador, Mr. Patrick Victor met with the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea this morning. The Speaker who was accompanied by the Clerk, Ms. Jutta Alexis, congratulated Mr. Victor on his new appointment and thanked him for his immense contribution to music and to the preservation of the Seychellois culture. During the meeting ...

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The Media, Youth & Culture Committee Visit Today in Seychelles & CINEA

A Group Photo of the Committee and the CINEA Team Led by Mr Bresson

The Media, Youth & Culture Committee (MYCC) of the National Assembly met with the Management Team of Today in Seychelles and CINEA separately on Thursday 22nd August 2019. The meetings included site visits of the Today offices, the Music Stadium and the facilities at the ICCS. The meetings and site visits were aimed at providing the Committee with open discussions ...

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International Affairs Committee Meets with the Ministry of Fisheries

IAC COMMITTEE MEETING (5)

Minister Charles Bastienne and Officials from the Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture met with Members of the International Affairs Committee as had been agreed following an initial meeting that took place on 22nd May 2019 for delivering a presentation on fisheries to the Committee in advance of the negotiation of the Fisheries Partnership Agreement (FPA) with the European Union (EU) ...

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