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A Delegation Headed by the Speaker Attends 141st Inter-Parliamentary Union General Assembly in Serbia

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A delegation from the National Assembly of Seychelles head by the Speaker Hon. Nicholas Prea and other Members including Hon. Waven William, Hon. Jany Letourdie, Mrs.  Tania Isaac the Desk Officer for IPU and Mr. Marlon Esparon the Speaker of the Youth Assembly  is attending the 141st Inter- Parliamentary Union ( IPU) General Assembly taking place in Belgrade Serbia from ...

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Members of the National Assembly Meet with Members of Fermye Seselwa

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Members of Fermye Seselwa met with several Members of the National Assembly in Committee Room 3 on Friday 11th October 2019 for an open discussion on certain constraints and challenges that currently exist in the agricultural industry.   During the meeting, Mr. Barry Nourice (from Fermye Seselwa) made a technical presentation on the various constraints they face today that need ...

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Members of the National Assembly Meet with the Praslin Business Association and Representatives from SCCI

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Some Members of the Praslin Business Association and representatives from SCCI met with Members of the National Assembly on Friday the 4th October for a pre- budget session to share their concerns in relation to budgetary allocations and policies affecting businesses on Praslin. The discussion was led by Hon. Ahmed Afif, the Deputy Speaker and the Praslin Business Association was ...

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Speaker Prea receives former Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly

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The former Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly, Hon. Eileen Bell met with the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea this morning. The Speaker who was accompanied by the Deputy Clerk, Mrs. Tania Isaac, welcomed Hon. Bell and during the meeting both Speaker Prea and former Speaker Bell shared best practices between the two parliaments. The discussions also ...

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Members of the National Assembly Participate in Climate Change Workshop During Climate Action Week

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Members of the National Assembly participated in a Climate Change Workshop at the Eden Bleu Hotel on Friday 20th September 2019. Organized jointly by the European Union funded Seychelles Global Climate Change Alliance project and the UNDP funded Ecosystems- based Adaptation (EbA) project, the morning sessions involved factual presentations on the impacts of climate change in Seychelles and the importance ...

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Speaker Meets with Parliamentary Delegation from Germany

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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

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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

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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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