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Seychelles and EU Committed to Bolstering RelationsSeychelles and EU Committed to Bolstering Relations

22.02.2017

President Danny Faure received the Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mrs Marjaana Sall, at State House today. Ambassador Sall was accompanied by the Ambassador ... | read |
Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand Bids FarewellAmbassador of the Kingdom of Thailand Bids Farewell

22.02.2017

The Ambassador for the Kingdom of Thailand, H.E. Mr Prasittiporn Wetprasit, paid a farewell visit to President Danny Faure at State House this morning following a two-year tenure. President Faure expressed his gratitude to ... | read |
New Resident High Commissioner of India to Seychelles AccreditedNew Resident High Commissioner of India to Seychelles Accredited

22.02.2017

The new High Commissioner of India to Seychelles, Dr Ausaf Sayeed, presented his credentials to President Danny Faure at State House this morning. President Faure congratulated High Commissioner Sayeed on his appointment and wished him all the ... | read |
Seychelles values its partnership with IFADSeychelles values its partnership with IFAD

20.02.2017

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) organised the 40th session of its Governing Council at its headquarters in Rome, Italy, on 14th and 15th February. Seychelles was represented by Ambassador Bernard Shamlaye, the Seychelles ... | read |
Accreditation of new Seychelles High Commissioner to the United KingdomAccreditation of new Seychelles High Commissioner to the United Kingdom

16.02.2017

The new Seychelles High Commissioner to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Mr Derick Ally was accredited to the Court of St James’s this morning after presenting his credentials to Her Majesty ... | read |
President Faure sends message of congratulations to new German PresidentPresident Faure sends message of congratulations to new German President

13.02.2017

President Danny Faure has sent a message, expressing warmest and sincerest congratulations to to the newly appointed President of the Federal Republic of Germany, His Excellency Frank-Walter Steinmeier on behalf of the Government and people of ... | read |
H.M. Queen Elizabeth II congratulated by President Faure on Sapphire JubileeH.M. Queen Elizabeth II congratulated by President Faure on Sapphire Jubilee

07.02.2017

On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure has sent a congratulatory letter to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the occasion of her Sapphire Jubilee.   President Faure ... | read |
Seychelles High Commissioner Accredited to South AfricaSeychelles High Commissioner Accredited to South Africa

06.02.2017

High Commissioner Mrs. Marie-Antoinette Rose-Quatre presented her credentials on Tuesday 24th January 2017, as High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Seychelles to the Republic of South Africa, to H. E. Mr. Jacob ... | read |
Seychelles and Mauritius shared common interests in bringing relations to new heightsSeychelles and Mauritius shared common interests in bringing relations to new heights

03.02.2017

President Danny Faure received Hon. Seetana Lutchmeenaraidoo, GCSK, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade and Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius yesterday at State House. Hon. Lutchmeenaraidoo ... | read |
Ethiopia invites Seychelles to invest in its tourism industryEthiopia invites Seychelles to invest in its tourism industry

02.02.2017

The Ethiopian Prime Minister, Mr Haile Mariam Desalegn, has invited business interests in Seychelles to invest in Ethiopia, particularly in that country's tourism industry given Seychelles' wealth of know-how in that field. The Ethiopian premier ... | read |
Mrs Zuma calls for more Seychelles buy-in into AU agendaMrs Zuma calls for more Seychelles buy-in into AU agenda

02.02.2017

Seychelles was supportive of the Africa Union on issues like piracy and the oceans and it should have greater buy-in into the agenda of the African Union since it is good when countries are engaged ... | read |
Oceans transcend islands, President Faure tells African peersOceans transcend islands, President Faure tells African peers

02.02.2017

President Danny Faure underscored the importance of climate change mitigation for the planet at the 28th Summit of the African Union that ended yesterday January 31st in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Commenting on the report presented by Egyptian ... | read |
28th AU Summit- President Faure welcomes Lusaka Master Roadmap28th AU Summit- President Faure welcomes Lusaka Master Roadmap

02.02.2017

Speaking at the 28th Ordinary Session of the African union (AU) President Danny Faure described the implementation of the Lusaka Master Roadmap as an enabler of  the economic integration of Africa. The Seychelles President made the remark ... | read |
28th AU Summit-President Faure takes groundbreaking stance on Morocco’s readmission28th AU Summit-President Faure takes groundbreaking stance on Morocco’s readmission

01.02.2017

President Danny Faure took a reconciliatory stance during the debate on the readmission into the African Union at the 28th Ordinary Session of the African Union Summit in Addis Ababa which ends today January 31st. He ... | read |
28th AU Summit-President Faure envisions transformational leadership for Africa28th AU Summit-President Faure envisions transformational leadership for Africa

01.02.2017

President Danny Faure has called on his African peers to embrace a new form of leadership, one that is suited to take the continent into the next phase of its development. The President was speaking ... | read |
President Faure Holds Bilateral Talks in AddisPresident Faure Holds Bilateral Talks in Addis

31.01.2017

President Danny Faure is heading the Seychelles delegation in a series of bilateral talks. The talks are taking place in the margins of the 28th Assembly of the African Union (AU) being held at the ... | read |
President Faure sends message of condolence to Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau following mosque shooting in QuebecPresident Faure sends message of condolence to Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau following mosque shooting in Quebec

30.01.2017

Following the fatal shooting in a mosque in Quebec, Canada leaving six dead and wounding many others, President Danny Faure has written a message of condolence to Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau on behalf of ... | read |
Africa is relevant, says President Faure calling for UN reformsAfrica is relevant, says President Faure calling for UN reforms

30.01.2017

President Danny Faure called on the new Secretary General of the United Nations (UNSG), Mr Antonio Gueterres, for a new inclusive leadership by the United Nations as the only means to ensure that 1 billion ... | read |
President Faure at the African Union Summit in Addis AbabaPresident Faure at the African Union Summit in Addis Ababa

27.01.2017

The President of the Republic, Mr. Danny Faure will be attending the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union (AU Summit), which will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 30 and 31 ... | read |
President Faure congratulates new Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth emphasising special relationshipPresident Faure congratulates new Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth emphasising special relationship

23.01.2017

It was in a spirit of fraternity that President Danny Faure has sent a congratulatory letter on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles to H.E. Pravind Jugnauth, on his appointment ... | read |