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Speaker Meets with High Level Delegation from Shanghai


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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Speaker Prea receives Honorary Cultural Ambassador Mr Patrick Victor


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


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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Newly Accredited High Commissioner of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh meets with the Deputy Speaker

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The newly accredited High Commissioner of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Ms. Rezina Ahmed met with the Deputy Speaker, Hon. Ahmed Afif today. The Deputy Speaker welcomed High Commissioner Ahmed and congratulated her on her accreditation. During the meeting both the High Commissioner and the Deputy Speaker, who was also accompanied by the Chairperson ...

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Seychelles condemned the attacks, abductions, killings and discrimination against people with albinism at the 45th Plenary assembly of SADC Parliamentary Forum


The attacks, abduction, killings and discrimination against people with albinism, the negative effects of plastics on the environment and effects of climate change are some examples of bold topics tabled by the six Member delegation from the National Assembly of Seychelles at the 45th Plenary Assembly of the SADC Parliamentary Forum held from 16th to 25th July, 2019 in Maputo, ...

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Women’s Parliamentary Caucus kick-start activities…


The Women’s Parliamentary Caucus conducted their introductory meeting yesterday where they met with stakeholders and civil society organizations to discuss upcoming activities. Amongst the participants, the Caucus met with Mr. Benjamin Vel. Mr. Vel is a consultant working on the Report on the Convention of the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). The meeting addressed issues such ...

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