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divan

1. In Muslim countries, a council room or hall for a court of justice.
2. A smoking room.
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The committee also discussed benefiting from the experiences of the member states in audit under the transformation towards the electronic transactions and the methods of data exchange with the establishments being audited by the Diwans and institutions.
The committee also reviewed the proposal of the General Audit Diwan in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for studying the conclusions and recommendations of INTOSAI conference held in Austria in May 2010.