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Seychelles Condemns Use of Chemical Weapons Following Release of UN Report on SyriaSeychelles Condemns Use of Chemical Weapons Following Release of UN Report on Syria

18.09.2013

The Seychelles Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Marie-Louis Potter, has addressed the United Nations General Assembly in a session held in New York yesterday on the release of the UN Report on the ... | read |
RAPPIC Steering Group Meet in Dubai: Approves Transition of RAPPIC to a Seychelles Maritime Centre for Security and Transnational Crime in the Western Indian Ocean

17.09.2013

Ministry of Home Affairs and Transport PRESS RELEASE The Minister for Home Affairs and Transport, Mr. Joël Morgan, in his capacity as Chairman of the RAPPICC Steering Group, which sees Seychelles, the United Kingdom, the Kingdom of ... | read |
Minister Morgan leads Seychelles delegation to Dubai to attend anti piracy conference. Meets with President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud of Somalia and H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al Nahyan Minister of Foreign Affairs, United Arab Emirates

17.09.2013

Ministry of Home Affairs and Transport PRESS RELEASE Minister Joël Morgan, minister responsible for Home Affairs and Transport, who is as well the Chair of the High Level Committee for Piracy and the RAPPICC Steering Group, has ... | read |
President Michel Extends Condolences to the US Following Naval ShootingPresident Michel Extends Condolences to the US Following Naval Shooting

17.09.2013

President James Michel has expressed his condolences to the Government and the People of the United States of America in the wake of the naval yard shootings In Washington D.C. President Michel addressed President ... | read |
New Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to FAO and IFADNew Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to FAO and IFAD

17.09.2013

Ambassador Bernard Shamlaye has presented his credentials as Seychelles Governor for the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to Mr Carlos Seré, Associate Vice President of the said organisation in Rome, Italy. Ambassador Shamlaye presented ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates New Australian Prime MinisterPresident Michel Congratulates New Australian Prime Minister

08.09.2013

President James Michel has extended his warmest congratulations to the newly elected Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Australia, Mr. Tony Abbot. In a congratulatory letter sent, President Michel also conveyed the felicitations of the ... | read |
Seychelles and Mauritius further strengthen ties by signing security agreement

07.09.2013

Seychelles and Mauritius have this week signed a framework agreement on security and crime combating aimed at deepening cooperation between the law enforcement agencies of the two countries. The agreement has been the culmination of ... | read |
Seychelles further solidifies bilateral relations with MauritiusSeychelles further solidifies bilateral relations with Mauritius

06.09.2013

The Minister for Foreign affairs of the Republic of Seychelles, Jean-Paul Adam, and Vice Prime Minister, Minister for Finance, Xavier Luc Duval, have reaffirmed their ties at the 10th Session of Seychelles-Mauritius Joint Commission on ... | read |
Potential partnership between Seychelles and Vietnam in the field of agriculturePotential partnership between Seychelles and Vietnam in the field of agriculture

31.08.2013

President James Michel planted a longun tree at the Vietnam Academy of Agriculture Sciences (VAAS) at its headquarters in Thanh Tri, Hanoi during his state visit. This symbolic gesture represented the traditional friendship and potential partnership ... | read |
Bolstering relations between Seychelles and Vietnam for investment opportunitiesBolstering relations between Seychelles and Vietnam for investment opportunities

31.08.2013

Investment, trade, tourism, and the Blue Economy concept were the focal points of discussion between President James Michel and Prime Minister of Vietnam, H. E Mr. Nguyen Tan Dung at the Grand Hall of the ... | read |
Opening of the Seychelles-Vietnam Business ForumOpening of the Seychelles-Vietnam Business Forum

31.08.2013

President James Michel attended the official opening of the Vietnam – Seychelles Business Forum under the theme ‘Fostering Economic Partnership” at the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, organized by the Seychelles non-resident ambassador to ... | read |
Avenues for a more dynamic relations between Seychelles and VietnamAvenues for a more dynamic relations between Seychelles and Vietnam

29.08.2013

President James Michel met with the General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, Mr. Nguyen Phu Trong at its headquarter in Hung Vuong, Hanoi, during his state visit to Vietnam. The President and the ... | read |
Seychelles and Vietnam celebrate 'true and sincere friendship'Seychelles and Vietnam celebrate 'true and sincere friendship'

28.08.2013

President Michel was officially welcomed at the Presidential Palace this morning at the start of the first official visit by a Seychellois head of state since 1980. Prior to the ceremony, President Michel placed wreaths ... | read |
Bilateral cooperation between Seychelles and Vietnam takes new heightsBilateral cooperation between Seychelles and Vietnam takes new heights

28.08.2013

President James Michel and President Truong Tan Sang have today, witnessed the signing of five Memoranda of Understanding on bilateral cooperation between the Republic of Seychelles and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. The first agreement which was ... | read |
Seychelles and Rwanda Strengthen Ties Though New AgreementSeychelles and Rwanda Strengthen Ties Though New Agreement

28.08.2013

The Republic of Seychelles and the Republic of Rwanda have, on 18th August, signed a General Cooperation Agreement to strengthen the existing friendly relations between the two countries and to promote the expansion of bilateral ... | read |
New Seychelles High Commissioner to NamibiaNew Seychelles High Commissioner to Namibia

28.08.2013

High Commissioner Claude Morel has presented his Letters of Credence to the Namibian Head of State, Mr Hifikepunye Pohamba, as Seychelles’ new Non-Resident High Commissioner during a ceremony at State House in Windhoek on 31st ... | read |
Seychelles Extends Condolences to Maldivian PeopleSeychelles Extends Condolences to Maldivian People

26.08.2013

President James Michel has extended the condolences of the People and Government of Seychelles to the People and Government of the Republic of Maldives, following the passing away of the Maldivian Minister for Foreign Affairs, ... | read |
Seychelles congratulates the new Executive Secretary of SADC- Dr. Stergomena Tax of United Republic of TanzaniaSeychelles congratulates the new Executive Secretary of SADC- Dr. Stergomena Tax of United Republic of Tanzania

19.08.2013

The Seychelles delegation at the SADC Summit has expressed its heartfelt congratulations to the newly appointed Executive Secretary of SADC, Dr. Stergomena Tax from the United Republic of Tanzania. Dr. Tax's appointment has been endorsed ... | read |
Seychelles Looks Forward to Operationalisation of SADC Regional FundSeychelles Looks Forward to Operationalisation of SADC Regional Fund

19.08.2013

Vice President Danny Faure, leading the Seychelles delegation at the 33rd SADC Heads of state and government summit, has emphasised the importance that regional organisations such as SADC can play for the development of African ... | read |
Seychelles welcomes revised decision of Madagascar Special Electoral CourtSeychelles welcomes revised decision of Madagascar Special Electoral Court

18.08.2013

The Seychelles delegation at the SADC Summit of Heads of State and Government in Lilongwe, Malawi, has hailed the revised decision of the Madagascar Special Electoral Court to invalidate the candidatures that were contested by ... | read |