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A FAIR DEAL ON LIFE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

31.01.2013

President James Michel has sent a video message to the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit, which was presented during the inaugural ceremony this morning. Mr Michel was unable to attend the event due to the disaster ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL VISITS DISTRICT DISASTER ZONESPRESIDENT MICHEL VISITS DISTRICT DISASTER ZONES

30.01.2013

President Michel has expressed satisfaction with the disaster relief and clean-up efforts following a visit to the districts of Au cap, Anse Aux Pins and Pointe Larue today.The President said that the damage caused ... | read |
PRESIDENT CANCELS VISIT TO INDIA

29.01.2013

President James Michel has cancelled his working visit to India where he was due to address the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2013 on Thursday.The President was also expected to attend the presentation of the ... | read |
Executive Director for ADB East African Constituency bids farewellExecutive Director for ADB East African Constituency bids farewell

29.01.2013

The Executive Director for the East African Constituency at the African Development Bank (ADB), Ms. Mary Muduuli, has paid a farewell call on President James Michel at State House this morning as she ends a ... | read |
Vice President calls on Africa to continue its efforts to combat piracy and bring stability to Somalia

29.01.2013

Speaking at the 20th Assembly of the African Union, Vice President Danny Faure has once again urged all African nations to strengthen the efforts to bring peace in Somalia and end the scourge of piracy. ... | read |
Teamwork and resolve of SADC member states moves Madagascar process forward

28.01.2013

At a SADC extraordinary Summit held in the margins of the 20th Assembly of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Vice President Danny Faure has saluted the teamwork and resolve of SADC member states to ... | read |
Statement by Vice-President Danny Faure 20th ordinary session of the Assembly of the African Union Addis AbabaStatement by Vice-President Danny Faure 20th ordinary session of the Assembly of the African Union Addis Ababa

28.01.2013

Excellencies Heads of State and Government, Honourable Ministers, Ladies and Gentlemen, Allow me at the outset to extend my sincere appreciation and gratitude to the Ethiopian authorities for the very warm welcome and hospitality accorded ... | read |
Cérémonie d’ouverture de la 28ème Session du Conseil des Ministres de la Commission de l’océan IndienCérémonie d’ouverture de la 28ème Session du Conseil des Ministres de la Commission de l’océan Indien

17.01.2013

Le président de la République, Monsieur Michel, a ouvert la 28ème session de la Commission de l’océan Indien  ce jeudi à l’Hôtel Constance Ephelia Resort, Port Launay, en invitant la COI à placer la jeunesse ... | read |
SEYCHELLES WELCOMES PRESIDENT RAJOELINA DECISION NOT TO STAND IN FORTHCOMING ELECTIONS:   Building blocks of agreement laid out in Desroches culminate in solutionSEYCHELLES WELCOMES PRESIDENT RAJOELINA DECISION NOT TO STAND IN FORTHCOMING ELECTIONS: Building blocks of agreement laid out in Desroches culminate in solution

16.01.2013

On the eve of the 28th session of the Indian Ocean Commission Council of Ministers to be held in Seychelles tomorrow, President James Michel has warmly welcomed the decision of President Andry Rajoelina not to ... | read |
Seychelles-SADC relations: accreditation of permanent representativeSeychelles-SADC relations: accreditation of permanent representative

03.01.2013

Ambassador Claude Morel, Resident Ambassador in Pretoria, South Africa, has presented his Letters of Credentials to Dr Tomaz Salomao, Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), accrediting him as Seychelles’ Permanent Representative to ... | read |
CELEBRATING WARM RELATIONS BETWEEN   SEYCHELLES AND SOUTH AFRICACELEBRATING WARM RELATIONS BETWEEN SEYCHELLES AND SOUTH AFRICA

31.12.2012

On the eve of the New Year, President James Michel has met with the Minister for International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa, Mrs. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane at State House this morning. The Minister and her ... | read |
South African and Seychelles to Boost CooperationSouth African and Seychelles to Boost Cooperation

30.12.2012

Seychelles and South Africa are set to widen cooperation sectors following a bilateral meeting held today with Mrs. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, the Minister for International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa to Seychelles, and her delegation ... | read |
Seychelles Congratulates First Female President of Korea

20.12.2012

Following the election of the Ms. Park Geun-hye as President of the Republic of Korea, President James Michel has extended his warm felicitations on behalf of the People and Government of Seychelles. The President congratulated ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL CONGRATULATES PRESIDENT ZUMA ON RE-ELECTION TO ANC LEADERSHIP

18.12.2012

President James Michel has sent a letter to the President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, on his re-election as the President of the African National Congress.“ Your re-election at the head of Africa’s oldest ... | read |
The message of the president, patron of the Seychelles Islands Foundation, on the 30th anniversary of Aldabra's inscription as a UNESCO world heritage site

18.12.2012

Aldabra is a source of pride for all Seychellois, one which we share with the people of the World. Since it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in November 1982, we have shared with ... | read |
SECRETARY OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

17.12.2012

As part of the efforts to boost the capacity of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the build up to Seychelles’ UN Security Council bid in 2016, Ambassador Barry Faure will be transferring from his ... | read |
Seychelles in Solidarity with the US following School Shooting

15.12.2012

President James Michel has extended his heartfelt condolences to President Barack Obama and the American people following the tragic deaths of so many school children and their teachers in what he described as “a senseless ... | read |
MESSAGE ON THE OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 2012

13.12.2012

On the 10th of December, Seychelles joins the rest of the world to celebrate ‘International Human Rights Day’, marking 64 years since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The promotion and protection ... | read |
LES SEYCHELLES ET LES COMORES RENFORCENT LEUR COOPERATION EN MATIERE DE PECHE

13.12.2012

Dans le cadre de sa visite officielle aux Comores visant à renforcer les liens d’amitié et de coopération entre les deux iles, Monsieur Jean-Paul Adam, ministre des Affaires Etrangères, a signé ce lundi 10 décembre ... | read |
Former President Sir James Mancham participates in world Eco-Safety Assembly in Bali, Indonesia

13.12.2012

Founding president James R.Mancham, was yesterday evening one of three persons elected to the presidium of the council of the International Eco-Safety Collaborative Organization(IESCO), at a special meeting of the Council's presidium, held in ... | read |