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Council of States

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) another name for Rajya Sabha
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The proposals stem from a study by the transport commission of the Swiss Council of States, which assessed a range of scenarios for the future of SBB Cargo.
On visit to Tunisia, Swiss Council of States President Claude Heche and Swiss Federal Council President Stephane Rossini reasserted commitment to provide Tunisia with all the necessary assistance to help it recover its funds.
Muscat, Oct 28 (ONA) Filippo Lombardi President of the Swiss Council of States said that Switzerland decided to open a new Embassy for it in Muscat, within the framework of the bilateral relations that bind the two friendly countries.
Muscat: On behalf of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers on Monday received Filippo Lombardi, President of the Swiss Council of States who conveyed the greetings and best wishes of the Swiss leadership to His Majesty the Sultan, his government and the Omani people.
The Swiss Council of States (senate) rejected it, on 19 September, by 34 to six, confirming the lower chamber's opinion.
In remarks published by Qatari daily Al Sharq on Monday, President of the Swiss Council of States (Senate) Filippo Lombardi said that there were wide opportunities for both countries to enhance their economic relations and boost their trade exchanges.
President of the Swiss Council of States (Senate) Filippo Lombardi, HE the Speaker of the Advisory Council (Majlis al Shura) Mohamed bin Mubarak al-Kholaifi and Swiss Ambassador Martin Aeschbacher cut the cake to mark the opening of the new Swiss embassy in Doha.
Muscat, Oct 28 (ONA) On behalf of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud al-Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers today received Filippo Lombardi, President of the Swiss Council of States who conveyed greetings and best wishes of the Swiss leadership to His Majesty the Sultan, His government and the Omani people.
Switzerland to open embassy Muscat: Filippo Lombardi, President of the Swiss Council of States, said Switzerland has decided to open a new embassy in Muscat, within the framework of the bilateral ties that bind the two friendly countries.
President of the Swiss Council of States Filippo Lombardi is also expected to visit Doha on the occasion of the opening ceremony of the embassy, which will be located in West Bay.
Yahya bin Mahfoud al-Manthri, Chairman of the State Council received in his office here today Filippo Lombardi, President of the Swiss Council of States and his accompanying delegation, who is visiting the Sultanate as per an invitation from the State Council.
Muscat, Oct 28 (ONA) Ahmed bin Nasser al-Meherzi, Minister of Tourism received in his office here today Filippo Lombardi, President of the Swiss Council of States and his accompanying delegation, currently visiting the Sultanate.

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