Cabinet Business-Thursday, 27 June 2019
27 June 2019
President Danny Faure chaired a scheduled meeting of the Cabinet on Wednesday 26th June, at which a number of legal and policy memoranda were considered.
Cabinet approved amendments to the Social Housing Management and Allocation Policy. The aim of the policy is to provide for a transparent manner in which allocation of social housing is done.
Cabinet also approved the new Accounting Manual to be used by Ministries and Departments. The new Manual brings Government’s accounting, recording, reporting practices and processes in line with local developments and international best practices.
Cabinet approved the Consolidated Fair Trading Bill which seeks to ensure alignment and harmonisation to international best practices.
Cabinet gave its approval to the proposal for a National Addressing System. The implementation of this system will resolve the difficulties currently being experienced by the postal services in locating physical addresses.
Cabinet approved for Seychelles to accede to the African Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO).
Cabinet also approved the Referendum Bill, 2019.