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Accreditation of Ambassador Sylvestre Radegonde to Cabo VerdeAccreditation of Ambassador Sylvestre Radegonde to Cabo Verde

17.10.2019

Seychelles Paris-based ambassador, Sylvestre Radegonde, has presented his Letters to the Cabo Verdean President, Mr. Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca, accrediting him as Seychelles first Ambassador to Cabo Verde.  As Small Island Developping States, Cabo ... | read |
Vice President Vincent Meriton conveys congratulatory message to his counterpart in CubaVice President Vincent Meriton conveys congratulatory message to his counterpart in Cuba

15.10.2019

Vice President Meriton sent a congratulatory message to H.E. Mr. Salvador Valdés Mesa, the newly elected Vice President of Cuba. “On the memorable occasion of your election as Vice President of the Republic of ... | read |
Principal Secretary Confait receives newly accredited Serbian ambassadorPrincipal Secretary Confait receives newly accredited Serbian ambassador

15.10.2019

The newly accredited Ambassador to the Republic of Serbia, H.E. Mr. Aleksandar Ristic called on Principal Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Marina Confait today at Maison Quéau de Quinssy. The Ambassador thanked PS Confait ... | read |
Le Président Faure félicite le nouveau président de la Tunisie Kaïs SaïedLe Président Faure félicite le nouveau président de la Tunisie Kaïs Saïed

15.10.2019

Le Président de la République, Monsieur Danny Faure, s’est félicité ce mardi de l’élection à la présidentielle du candidat indépendant tunisien, Monsieur Kaïs Saïed, à qui il a formulé ses « vœux ardents de succès ... | read |
President Faure extends condolence message to Japan.President Faure extends condolence message to Japan.

14.10.2019

President Faure has expressed his condolences to the Prime Minister of Japan, H.E Mr. Shinzo Abe upon learning of the disastrous impact of the typhoon Hagibis. “I was profoundly saddened to hear of the ... | read |
Ambassador Accouche presents her credential letters to the newly elected Cuban PresidentAmbassador Accouche presents her credential letters to the newly elected Cuban President

14.10.2019

In a ceremony held in the Palacio de la Revolucion on Friday October 11, 2019, Ambassador Lalatiana Accouche presented to her Letters of Credentials to H.E Mr. Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, President of the Republic ... | read |
President Faure sends congratulatory message to the Ethiopian Prime Minister, the winner of 2019 Nobel Peace PrizePresident Faure sends congratulatory message to the Ethiopian Prime Minister, the winner of 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

11.10.2019

President Faure has sent his most sincere congratulations to the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Abiy Ahmed, on winning the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. “The award is not only a ... | read |
President Faure sends congratulatory message to Cuba's newly elected PresidentPresident Faure sends congratulatory message to Cuba's newly elected President

11.10.2019

President Danny Faure has sent a message of congratulations to the newly elected President of the Reuplic of Cuba, H.E Mr. Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez. “I have no doubt that the deep-rooted ties of friendship ... | read |
President sends congratulatory message to Portugal’s Prime MinisterPresident sends congratulatory message to Portugal’s Prime Minister

09.10.2019

President Danny Faure has sent a message of congratulations to H.E. Mr. Antonio Luis Santos da Costa upon his re-election as the Prime Minister of Portugal. “Your re-election reaffirms your previous success in upholding ... | read |
EU Ambassador makes courtesy call to Principal Secretary ConfaitEU Ambassador makes courtesy call to Principal Secretary Confait

08.10.2019

The newly accredited Ambassador to the European Union (EU), H.E. Mr. Vincent Degert, called on the Principal Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Marina Confait today, at Maison Quéau de Quinssy. Dr. Confait congratulated the ... | read |
Seychelles to open its first Embassy in MauritiusSeychelles to open its first Embassy in Mauritius

07.10.2019

The Governments of Seychelles and Mauritius have agreed on the establishment of a Seychelles Diplomatic Mission in residence in Mauritius. Both Governments believe that a Seychelles Diplomatic Mission in Mauritius will be an important milestone ... | read |
DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS PUBLIC NOTICEDEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS PUBLIC NOTICE

07.10.2019

The Department of Foreign Affairs would like to inform the public of the new time schedule for its Consular Section which is as follows: Consular services will be rendered from 0830hrs until 1200hrs from Monday ... | read |
On the occasion of the inauguration of roof top solar panels in the Barbarons social housing units.On the occasion of the inauguration of roof top solar panels in the Barbarons social housing units.

03.10.2019

The Indian High Commissioner, H.E. General Dalbir Singh Suhag and the Minister for Environment and Climate Change, Mr. Wallace Cosgrow attended today the inauguration of the roof top solar panels in the 22 Barbarons ... | read |
Japanese government provides SCR100 million grant for the Marine Police UnitJapanese government provides SCR100 million grant for the Marine Police Unit

03.10.2019

The Designated Minister, Mrs. Macsuzy Mondon and the Japanese Ambassador in Seychelles, Mr. Makoto Tominaga, attended a ceremony at the Department of Foreign Affairs today, in an Exchange of Notes on the Japanese grant for ... | read |
Official Launching of Negotiations on the Deepening of the EU – ESA iEPAOfficial Launching of Negotiations on the Deepening of the EU – ESA iEPA

03.10.2019

The official launching of negotiations on the deepening of the European Union and Eastern and Southern African interim Economic Partnership Agreement (EU-ESA iEPA) was launched in Balaclava, Mauritius on 2nd October 2019. His Excellency, the ... | read |
EASF conducts Integrated Mission Planning CourseEASF conducts Integrated Mission Planning Course

02.10.2019

The Eastern African Standby Force (EASF) has conducted an Integrated Mission Planning Course: Training of Trainers (ToT) from 23 September to 2 October 2019. The course, which saw the participation of 4 EASF member states ... | read |
Le Président Faure adresse ses condoléances à la France suite à la mort de Jacques ChiracLe Président Faure adresse ses condoléances à la France suite à la mort de Jacques Chirac

27.09.2019

Le président Danny Faure a envoyé un message à son homologue de la France, Monsieur Emmanuel Macron, pour lui exprimer ses sincères condoléances suite au décès de l’ancien président Jacques Chirac, survenu jeudi matin, à ... | read |
USAFRICOM to provide support to Seychelles Coast Guard and Seychelles Maritime law Enforcement AgenciesUSAFRICOM to provide support to Seychelles Coast Guard and Seychelles Maritime law Enforcement Agencies

20.09.2019

  As of this month, the United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM) has deployed a maritime patrolled aircraft to provide support to the Seychelles Coast Guard and Seychelles Maritime Law Enforcement Agencies. The aircraft will conduct ... | read |
DFA e-newsletter

20.09.2019

The Department of Foreign Affairs has released its first e-newsletter. Please click on the link below to view. DFA e-newsletter ... | read |
Les Seychelles de retour à LyonLes Seychelles de retour à Lyon

18.09.2019

Le consulat honoraire des Seychelles à Lyon a été ré ouvert le jeudi 12 septembre. C’est la femme d’affaires lyonnaise, Virginie Mathieu, nommé consul honoraire des Seychelles pour la région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes plus tôt cette année, ... | read |