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This Week – 20th June 2016

This week in the National Assembly, the Minster for Environment, Energy and Climate Change, Mr. Didier Dogley, will be answering ten questions relating to various projects which concern his Ministry. These include the South Mahe Water Supply project being undertaken by PUC, water connection projects in several districts including Au Cap, the desilting and expansion of two marshes in Anse ...

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This Week – 13th June 2016

This week in the National Assembly, the Minister for Finance, Trade & The Blue Economy, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam will answer 8 questions before the House. The questions will address the Ministry’s plans to ratify the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention; its plans to increase housing loans for residents of Praslin and La Digue; and plans to have merchandised released within 24 to ...

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This Week – 6th June 2016

This week in the National Assembly, the Minister for Fisheries and Agriculture, Mr. Wallace Cosgrow will answer 7 questions before the House. The questions will address the following concerns: the Ministry’s plans to review the possibility of leasing plots of lands to residents of Anse Aux Pins district for agricultural development; the Ministry’s plans with regards to fishermen and farmers ...

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This Week – 30th May 2016

The Minister for Investment, Entrepreneurship, Development and Business Innovation, Mr. Michael Benstrong will be in the National Assembly this week to answer 9 questions pertaining to his Ministry. The questions will address the following matters: whether the Ministry plans to conduct an in-depth study to get precise information about SMEs in the country that will help the Government to make ...

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This Week – 24th May 2016

This week in the National Assembly, the Minister for Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy will answer three Urgent Questions. The questions will address the following concerns: why the Landscape and Waste Management Agency (LWMA) has not increased the income of small Contractors to meet the minimum wage, as announced in the 2015 Budget Address; the time period taken by ...

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This Week – 17th May 2016

This week, the National Assembly will appoint and elect a new Leader of the Opposition. The National Assembly will also debate on the Penal Code (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2016. The Bill seeks to amend section 151 of the Penal Code in order to decriminalize unnatural offences specified in paragraph (a) and (c). The Minister for Investment, Entrepreneurship Development and ...

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Extraordinary Sitting – Sunday 8th May, 2016

The United Nations Secretary General, H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-Moon will address the National Assembly during an Extraordinary Sitting which will take place on Sunday 8th May, 2016 at 0920hrs. Prior to the Sitting, His Excellency will pay a courtesy call on the Speaker of the National Assembly, Honorable Dr. Patrick Herminie.

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This Week – Tuesday 12th April

The National Assembly will meet on Tuesday 12th April, 2016 to debate on the Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2016 and the Supplementary Appropriation (No.2) Bill, 2016. Both bills will be presented by the Minister for Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy, Mr Jean-Paul Adam. The Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2016 seeks to provide for the appropriation of the sum of twenty-nine million, ...

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This Week – Tuesday 5th April, 2016

This week in the National Assembly five Bills will be debated for second readings. Vice President Danny Faure will present the first bill on the Order Paper which is the Constitution of the Republic of Seychelles (Seventh Amendment) Bill, 2016, which will seek to amend Articles 52(2), 52A (2), 66A (7) and (12) of the Constitution in order to limit ...

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Tuesday 12th April, 2016

The National Assembly will meet on Tuesday 12th April, 2016 to debate on the Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2016 and the Supplementary Appropriation (No.2) Bill, 2016. Both bills will be presented by the Minister for Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy, Mr Jean-Paul Adam. The Supplementary Appropriation Bill, 2016 seeks to provide for the appropriation of the sum of twenty-nine million, ...

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