- Omanis vote for consultative council
female members. The Majlis ash-Shura, which has a four-year term, can question ministers ... According to AFP , 21 women are among 631 candidates vying for seats on the Majlis ash-Shura, or Consultative Council, in only the second election open to all citizens over 21. Out of the 102 ...
17/05/2010 - 21:43 - comment 0
- Political Climate
In 1991, the Sultan established a fifty-nine seat Consultative Council, or Majlis Ash-Shura, which replaced ...
16/08/2010 - 00:11 - comment 0
- Current Political Climate of Oman
or Majlis Ash-Shura, which replaced an older advisory body. The Government selects council members from ...
16/08/2010 - 00:12 - comment 0
- Should the GCC's new year's resolution be throwing energy subsidies out the window?
in a highly gradual and phased manner, say experts. In August 2013, a committee constituted by the Majlis Ash’shura declared that it would not recommend any repeal of government subsidies on fuel ...
02/01/2014 - 05:01 - comment 0