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Dr Jeetah was elected Member of the National Assembly in December 2003 for the first time for Constituency No.7 (Piton/Rivière du Rempart), and remained so until April 2005. Dr Jeetah was re-elected as: • Member of the National Assembly for Constituency No.11 (Vieux Grand Port-Rose Belle), in 2005 and became Minister of Industry, Small and Medium Enterprises, Commerce & Cooperatives (2005 to 2008).He became Minister of Health & Quality of Life (2008 to 2010). • Member of the National Assembly for Constituency No.10 (Montagne Blanche- GRSE)in 2010 and became Minister of Tertiary Education, Science, Research and Technology till 2014. Education and Qualifications: a. University of Cambridge (2002 -2003) - ACU Research Fellowship b. University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) (1984-1993) • BSc (Hons) – Textile Technology • PhD – Textile Technology

‘Visit of delegation from GMU, China’


I met with a delegation from Guangxi Medical University (GMU), China,  Zhao Jinmin, Prof.Vice President GMU, Xiao Qiang, Prof Dean, School of International Education, Qing Yumbo, Prof Director of Presidents’ office, Min Xiaoyang, Prof Deputy Director of Admission and Employment Department of GMU, Chen Junqiang, Prof. Director of the first affiliated hospital of GMU and others. The aim of the visit was to discuss on the proposal for the setting up of a Branch of GMU here and explore possibilities of collaboration between GMU and the local Universities.