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Guest of Honour for 42nd Anniversary of Seychelles Independence: Commonwealth Secretary GeneralGuest of Honour for 42nd Anniversary of Seychelles Independence: Commonwealth Secretary General

20.06.2018

The Department of Foreign Affairs is happy to announce that the guest of honour, on the occasion of the 42nd Anniversary of our Independence, will  be the Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Mrs Patricia Scotland.... | read |
Seychelles High Commissioner to Canada Presents CredentialsSeychelles High Commissioner to Canada Presents Credentials

15.06.2018

Seychelles Permanent Mission to the United Nations, New York, 13 June 2018: Ambassador Ronny Jumeau is Seychelles’ new High Commissioner to Canada after he presented his letters of credence to Canadian Governor General Julie Payette ... | read |
Press Communique: Minors Travelling to the UAE

14.06.2018

The Department of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform the general public that, effective from 1st June 2018, minors below the age of 18 years old will not be allowed to travel to the UAE without ... | read |
President Faure congratulates Spanish Prime Minister Sánchez

04.06.2018

On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure has expressed his congratulations to H.E. Mr. Pedro Sánchez, following his appointment as Prime Minister of the Kingdom of ... | read |
ACP negotiating mandate for the Post – Cotonou Partnership Agreement with the European Union unanimously adopted at the 107th Session of the ACP Council of Ministers   27 – 30 May 2018, Lomé, TogoACP negotiating mandate for the Post – Cotonou Partnership Agreement with the European Union unanimously adopted at the 107th Session of the ACP Council of Ministers 27 – 30 May 2018, Lomé, Togo

01.06.2018

The ACP negotiating mandate for the Post – Cotonou Partnership Agreement with the European Union was unanimously adopted at the 107th Session of the ACP Council of Ministers which took place in Lomé, Togo, on ... | read |
SEYCHELLES TO PARTICIPATE IN EXPO 2020SEYCHELLES TO PARTICIPATE IN EXPO 2020

01.06.2018

Seychelles has joined over 170 countries committed to take part in EXPO 2020 in Dubai, UAE from 20 October 2020 to 10 April 2021 by concluding the participation Contract last week.(29 May 2018) The ... | read |
Ambassador Beryl Samson is accredited as the new Seychelles ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium

25.05.2018

Ambassador Beryl Samson presented her Letter of Credence to His Majesty, King Phillipe of Belgium, in Brussels, during a ceremony held on Wednesday 23rd May, at the Royal Palace of Brussels. Ambassador Samson becomes the ... | read |
President Faure congratulates Italian Prime Minister Conte

25.05.2018

On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure has expressed his congratulations to H.E. Giuseppe Conte, following his appointment as Prime Minister of the Italian Republic.  ... | read |
President Faure sends condolences to Cuba following aircraft disaster

20.05.2018

In message addressed to H.E. Mr Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, President of the Republic of Cuba, President Danny Faure has expressed great shock and immense sadness following the tragic aeroplane crash which claimed over 100 ... | read |
President Faure Receives Foreign Secretary of the Government of IndiaPresident Faure Receives Foreign Secretary of the Government of India

15.05.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure received the new Foreign Secretary of the Government of India, H.E Mr Vijay Keshav Gokhale, currently in Seychelles to co-Chair the 9th Joint Commission Meeting being ... | read |
9th India-Seychelles Joint Commission, Mahé, Seychelles, 15th May 20189th India-Seychelles Joint Commission, Mahé, Seychelles, 15th May 2018

15.05.2018

The 9th India-Seychelles Joint Commission was held at the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles on 14-15 May 2018. This was co-chaired by Secretary of State and Executive Head of the Department ... | read |
President Faure extends congratulations to newly elected Malaysian PM Mohamad

11.05.2018

Following the electoral victory of H.E. Mr Mahathir Mohamad as Prime Minister of Malaysia, President Danny Faure has expressed sincere congratulations on behalf of the Government and the people of the Republic of Seychelles. In his ... | read |
President of Botswana H.E. Mr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi on Official Visit to the Republic of Seychelles

07.05.2018

The President of the Republic of Botswana, H.E. Mr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi  and his delegation will be arriving in the Republic of Seychelles this afternoon,  Monday 7th May on a one-day official visit as ... | read |
President Faure expresses condolences to Prime Minister Trudeau following Van attack in Toronto

25.04.2018

President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence to Canadian Prime Minister, H.E. Justin Trudeau following the senseless attack in Toronto which has claimed ten lives and injured many others on behalf of ... | read |
President Faure meets Prime Minister Modi on the margins of the Executive Session of CHOGM 2018President Faure meets Prime Minister Modi on the margins of the Executive Session of CHOGM 2018

20.04.2018

London, United Kingdom: President Danny Faure met with the Prime Minister of India, Mr Narendra Modi, in the margins of the Executive Session of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), at Lancaster House this afternoon. ... | read |
President Faure congratulates newly elected Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel Bermudez

19.04.2018

President Danny Faure on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles has expressed warmest and most sincere congratulations to H.E. Miguel Diaz Canel Bermudez on his election as President of ... | read |
President Faure attends meeting hosted by the Prime Minister of Canada for Commonwealth Small Island and Coastal StatesPresident Faure attends meeting hosted by the Prime Minister of Canada for Commonwealth Small Island and Coastal States

19.04.2018

London, United Kingdom: President Danny Faure attended a meeting hosted by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada at the InterContinental Hotel this afternoon, for Leaders of Commonwealth Small Island and Coastal States. The meeting was on ... | read |
President Faure meets with Minister of State for Africa and MP Mrs Harriett BaldwinPresident Faure meets with Minister of State for Africa and MP Mrs Harriett Baldwin

19.04.2018

London, United Kingdom: President Danny Faure met with Minister of State for Africa and Member of Parliament, Mrs Harriett Baldwin, in the margins of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) 2018. The Head of State ... | read |
President Faure delivers remarks at Chatham HousePresident Faure delivers remarks at Chatham House

19.04.2018

London, United Kingdom: Upon invitation of the Royal Institute of International Affairs of Chatham House, the President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, delivered remarks at Chatham House this morning on “Lessons from Seychelles on Strengthening ... | read |
President Faure attends Special Evensong at Westminster Abbey

19.04.2018

London, United Kingdom: President Faure attended a special evensong at Westminster Abbey to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Commonwealth, where he met the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. The Archbishop conveyed his greetings and blessings for ... | read |