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President Michel Delivers the State of the Nation Address

Tuesday 22nd February, 2011    PRESIDENT MICHEL WILL DELIVER THE STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS IN THE ASSEMBLY ON FRIDAY    The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Michel will deliver the State of the Nation Address in the National Assembly on Friday 25th February, 2011, at 1700hrs.  The National Assembly will resume its first session for this ...

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Speaker Meets Vice- President of Zanzibar

The Speaker of the National Assembly of Seychelles and the Vice- President of Zanzibar

Friday 4th February, 2011     SPEAKER HERMINIE MEETS VICE-PRESIDENT OF ZANZIBAR   The Vice-President of Zanzibar Hon. Seif Ali Iddi paid a courtesy call on the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Dr. Patrick Herminie this morning at the National Assembly building, Ile du Port.   In a discussion between the two leaders, comparison was made between the legislative ...

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Speaker Herminie on Official Visit to Prague

Speaker Herminie and Speaker Nemcova

Friday 21st January, 2011   SPEAKER HERMINIE ON OFFICIAL VISIT TO PRAGUE The need to strengthen the relationship between the National Assembly of Seychelles and that of the Czech Republic was the conclusion of the meeting between the Speaker of the National of Seychelles, Dr. Patrick Herminie and his Czech homologue, Mrs. Miroslava Nemcova, held in Prague this week. The ...

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Women MNAs Participate in Transformative Leadership Workshop

Friday 21st January, 2011   WOMEN MNAS PARTICIPATE IN TRANSFORMATIVE LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP   A three-member delegation of the National Assembly is taking part in the SADC Transformative Leadership Training Workshop for women parliamentarian to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa.   The workshop will begin on 26th and will end on 28th January, 2011.   The delegation comprises of Hon. ...

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14th January 2011 – IAC Follows up on Seychelles Accession to the WTO

Friday 14th January, 2011     IAC FOLLOW UP ON SEYCHELLES ACCESSION TO THE WTO   The International Affairs Committee (IAC) of the National Assembly on Thursday 13th January, met with officials from Trade Division and LUNGOS at the National Assembly of Seychelles to discuss issues pertaining to Seychelles’ accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO).   The Trade Division ...

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17th December 2010 – This Week in the National Assembly

Friday 17th December, 2010   THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY     The National Assembly will convene on Tuesday 21st December, 2010 for the second reading of four Bills, namely the supplementary Appropriation (No. 3) Bill, 2010, the Value Added Tax Bill, 2010, the Customs Management Bill, 2010 and the Seychelles Media Commission Bill, 2010. All four Bills will ...

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2nd December 2010 – This Week in the National Assembly

Thursday 02nd December, 2010 THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Minister for Finance, VP Faure to deliver budget speech   The Vice-President and Minister for Finance, Mr. Danny Faure will deliver his budget speech in the National Assembly on Tuesday 7th December, 2010. In his speech, the Minister will present the Appropriation Bill, 2011 and seek the National Assembly’s approval ...

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29th November 2010 – This Week in the National Assembly

Monday 29th November, 2010     THIS WEEK IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Members of the National Assembly will, on Tuesday, debate the Export of Fishery Products (Amendment) Bill, 2010, which will be presented to the Assembly by the Minister for Investment, Natural Resources and Industry, Mr. Peter Sinon.   One of the amendments that the Bill is proposing is to ...

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24th November 2010 – Deputy Speaker Attends Meeting on the Validation of Benchmarks for Democratic Parliaments

Wednesday 24th November, 2010   Deputy Speaker Attends Meeting on the Validation of Benchmarks for Democratic Parliaments   The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has recognized and is placing great emphasis on the need to have minimum standards for democratic legislatures in the region. Member countries of the Community met recently in South Africa, and the purpose of their meeting ...

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18 Novanm 2010 – Sa Semenn Dan Lasanble Nasyonal

Zedi le 18 Novanm, 2010 SA SEMENN DAN LASANBLE NASYONAL Manm Lasanble Nasyonal pou, sa semenn, ganny plis leksplikasyon lo polisi Departman Zesyon Risk ek Dezas. Sa pou atraver en deklarasyon ki pou ganny fer par Minis pour Zafer Enteryer, Lanvironnman ek Transpor, Msye Joel Morgan.   Me avan, Minis Morgan pou prezan pandan sesyon reponn kestyon kot i pou ...

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