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DFA refutes Assomption claimsDFA refutes Assomption claims

18.02.2018

The Government of the Republic of Seychelles wishes to categorically refute the allegations that the island of Assomption has been leased or sold to the Government of the Republic of India for the purposes of ... | read |
President Faure expresses solidarity and grief following deadly High School Shooting in Parkland, FloridaPresident Faure expresses solidarity and grief following deadly High School Shooting in Parkland, Florida

16.02.2018

Following the deadly shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where at least 17 people perished, President Danny Faure has issued a message of condolence on behalf oft he Government and people ... | read |
President Faure receives the Vice-President of the Council of State of CubaPresident Faure receives the Vice-President of the Council of State of Cuba

15.02.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, met with the Vice-President of the Council of State of Cuba at State House this afternoon for a tête-à-tête meeting, where the two leaders discussed state affairs. ... | read |
President Faure sends condolences to Russia following tragic Airplane crash outside of MoscowPresident Faure sends condolences to Russia following tragic Airplane crash outside of Moscow

13.02.2018

Following the tragic aircraft disaster which claimed seventy-one souls outside of Moscow, President Danny Faure has on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles expressed his deepest condolences to the President of the ... | read |
Ambassador for the United States of America AccreditedAmbassador for the United States of America Accredited

07.02.2018

The Ambassador for United States of America to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Ambassador David Reimer, presented his credentials to President Danny Faure in an accreditation ceremony held at State House this morning. President ... | read |
L’Ambassadeur de Suisse pour les Seychelles en visite de courtoisie chez le Président FaureL’Ambassadeur de Suisse pour les Seychelles en visite de courtoisie chez le Président Faure

07.02.2018

L’Ambassadeur de la Confédération Suisse auprès des Seychelles, S.E. Monsieur Philippe Brandt a rendu une visite de courtoisie au Président de la République, Monsieur Danny Faure, ce mardi 6 février, à State House. Sa ... | read |
President Faure expresses condolences following passing of Sheikha Hessa

28.01.2018

Following the passing of Her Highness Sheikha Hessa bint Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, the mother of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, President Danny Faure has expressed his heartfelt condolences to the ... | read |
President Faure to attend AU Summit in Addis Ababa

25.01.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, will be attending the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and Government of the African Union, at the AU Headquarters in Addis ... | read |
SS Faure attends African Executive Council Ahead of AU summit Highlighting need for pan African cooperationSS Faure attends African Executive Council Ahead of AU summit Highlighting need for pan African cooperation

25.01.2018

On the first day of the African Union Executive Council, the Secretary of State for the Department of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure intervened on the subject of the Implementation of Africa Agenda 2063 and ... | read |
President attends Official Opening Ceremony of ADSW 2018 and WFES SummitPresident attends Official Opening Ceremony of ADSW 2018 and WFES Summit

17.01.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, attended the Official Opening of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2018 yesterday, currently being held in Abu Dhabi under the theme “Driving the Global Energy Transformation”. ADSW is one ... | read |
President Faure receives UNODC Regional Representative for Eastern Africa to SeychellesPresident Faure receives UNODC Regional Representative for Eastern Africa to Seychelles

15.01.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, met with the new United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Regional Representative for Eastern Africa, Mr Amado Philip De Andres, during a courtesy visit to ... | read |
President Danny Faure to attend World Future Energy SummitPresident Danny Faure to attend World Future Energy Summit

15.01.2018

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Danny Faure, will join other world leaders in Abu Dhabi next week for the World Future Energy Summit (WFES).The WFES is the leading platform dedicated to ... | read |
Signature d’un contrat en vue de la re?alisation d’une e?tude ge?otechnique de la zone de gestion conjointe du plateau des Mascareign

12.01.2018

La Commission conjointe Maurice/Seychelles sur l’extension du plateau continental au-dela? de 200 miles nautiques signera, le 11 janvier 2018 avec l’entreprise Spectrum ASA, un contrat pour une e?tude ge?otechnique de la zone de gestion conjointe ... | read |
President Faure receives delegation from the Republic of KoreaPresident Faure receives delegation from the Republic of Korea

27.12.2017

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, welcomed a delegation of members from the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea (ROK) to State House this afternoon. The delegation was visiting Seychelles for the ... | read |
Press Release

21.11.2017

After a review of the posts of Attaché in Seychelles’ Diplomatic Missions Overseas, the Department of Foreign Affairs has decided not to maintain the post of Trade Attaché in the Seychelles’ High Commission in London. ... | read |
Foreign Secretary represents Seychelles at 37th Meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa

08.11.2017

Ambassador Claude Morel, Foreign Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs attended the 37th Meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) held in Lusaka, Zambia from 3-4 ... | read |
First Ambassador for Ireland AccreditedFirst Ambassador for Ireland Accredited

08.11.2017

H.E. Ambassador Paul Sherlock presented his credentials to President Danny Faure during an accreditation ceremony held at State House this morning. Ambassador Sherlock is the first Irish Ambassador to be accredited to Seychelles since ... | read |
President Faure sends condolences to the United Sates of America following shooting in San Antonio, TexasPresident Faure sends condolences to the United Sates of America following shooting in San Antonio, Texas

07.11.2017

Following the second deadly shooting in as many months in the United States of America, President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence Mr Donald Trump, President of the United States of America on ... | read |
Seychelles delegation represented at 39th Session of the UNESCO general ConferenceSeychelles delegation represented at 39th Session of the UNESCO general Conference

03.11.2017

The Designated Minister and Minister for Local Governnment and Home Affairs, Mrs Macsuzy Mondon, head of Seychelles delegation at the 39th session of the United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) addressed the General ... | read |
New Ambassador of Philippines AccreditedNew Ambassador of Philippines Accredited

25.10.2017

The new Ambassador for the Republic of Philippines to Seychelles, H.E Ambassador Uriel Norman R. Garibay, presented his credentials to President Danny Faure at State House yesterday. President Faure welcomed Ambassador Garibay to Seychelles, ... | read |