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New High Commissioner Accredited to the UKNew High Commissioner Accredited to the UK

27.03.2013

Mrs Marie-Pierre Lloyd, the Seychelles High Commissioner in London, has presented her Letters of Commission to her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, as the resident High Commissioner of the Republic of Seychelles to the United Kingdom, ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates New ACP Secretary General

26.03.2013

President James Michel has congratulated the newly appointed Secretary General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of countries (ACP), the Honourable Mr. Alhaji Muhammad MUMUNI from Ghana. Hon. Mumuni was appointed today at an ... | read |
La COI ouvre un Bureau de liaison à MadagascarLa COI ouvre un Bureau de liaison à Madagascar

22.03.2013

Communiqué de presse de la COI Ebène, le 22 mars 2013 Le Secrétaire général de la Commission de l’océan Indien (COI), Jean Claude de l’Estrac, a procédé ce vendredi 22 mars 2013 à l’ouverture officielle ... | read |
MESSAGE DU PRESIDENT JAMES ALIX MICHEL À L’OCCASION DU 20 MARS, LA JOURNÉE INTERNATIONALE DE LA FRANCOPHONIE

19.03.2013

Ce mercredi 20 mars 2013, se déroulera la Journée internationale de la Francophonie sur tous les continents. Cette journée offre à nous Seychellois, aux 200 millions de locuteurs recensés dans le monde, ainsi qu’aux 870 ... | read |
Foreign Minister Attends Papal Inauguration

19.03.2013

Minister Jean-Paul Adam, Minister for Foreign Affairs, has today represented President James Michel at the inaugural mass for Pope Francis held in the Vatican. The mass marks the official moment at which Pope Francis begins ... | read |
Seychelles engages with TICAD for solving security issues in Africa

18.03.2013

Speaking at the 3rd plenary of the TICAD ministerial meeting being held in Addis Ababa, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, has highlighted a number of security issues where Africa and Japan must ... | read |
Seychelles Establishes Diplomatic Relations with Georgia

18.03.2013

The Government of Seychelles has formally established official diplomatic relations with the Government of the Republic of Georgia in a signing ceremony that took place on the 15th March in New York. Seychelles Permanent Representative ... | read |
Seychelles Stresses Importance of Blue Economy in TICAD Process

17.03.2013

Speaking at the TICAD Ministerial meeting in Addis Ababa, Foreign Minister Jean-Paul Adam has highlighted that Japan's strong historic relationship with oceanic development, means that the development of the blue economy is a great opportunity ... | read |
UN Report Ranks Seychelles Among ‘Very High Human Development Countries’

15.03.2013

The new UNDP Human Development Report which has been launched today, has ranked Seychelles 46th among 186 countries in the world- classifying Seychelles amongst those countries assessed as having ‘very high human development’. While changes ... | read |
Seychellois Diplomat Honoured with Order of the Star and Key of the Indian Ocean

15.03.2013

The Special Advisor to the Foreign Minister, Mrs. Jeanette D’Offay, has been awarded the Order of the Star and Key of the Indian Ocean (C.S.K) by the President of the Republic of Mauritius, ... | read |
MESSAGE DE FELICITATIONS AU PAPE FRANÇOIS 1ER

14.03.2013

A l’occasion de l’élection de Sa Sainteté le Pape François Ier à la haute mission de Souverain Pontife et de Chef de l’Etat du Vatican, le  Président James Michel a présenté au nom du Gouvernement ... | read |
Le Président Michel adresse ses chaleureuses félicitations au Pape Francois

14.03.2013

A l’occasion de l’élection de Sa Sainteté le Pape François Ier à la haute mission de Souverain Pontife et de Chef de l’Etat du Vatican, le  Président James Michel a présenté au nom du Gouvernement ... | read |
Seychelles and IFAD to Begin New Era of Engagement

11.03.2013

The Seychelles Government and the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have reaffirmed their commitment to pursuing projects that are well adapted to the specificities of small island countries. In a meeting held ... | read |
Seychelles Encouraged by On-Going Efforts in SADC to Bring More Benefits of Regional Integration to Oceanic States

11.03.2013

Foreign Minister Jean-Paul Adam has represented Seychelles at the ordinary Ministerial Meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in Maputo held over the weekend of 8th March. At the meeting of SADC ministers, debates ... | read |
Message by President James Michel on the occasion of Commonwealth Day 2013 and the adoption of the Commonwealth Charter

11.03.2013

Today, Seychelles and the Commonwealth Family, celebrate their unique bond of friendship and partnership. It is a day for us to honour the critical role that the Commonwealth continues to play in the development of ... | read |
COURTESY CALL BY THE TOWN MAYOR OF CIVITAVECCHIA

08.03.2013

Mr. Pietro Tidei, Honourable Member of Parliament and Town Mayor of Civitavecchia, Italy paid a courtesy call on President James Michel this afternoon at State House. Mr. Tidei and his delegation are in Seychelles to ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates Newly Elected Kenyan President

08.03.2013

President James Michel has extended his sincere felicitations to the newly elected President of the Republic of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta, following the final vote count announced earlier today. “Your victory as Kenya’s first president ... | read |
COURTESY CALL BY THE IFAD PRESIDENTCOURTESY CALL BY THE IFAD PRESIDENT

07.03.2013

H.E. Mr. Kanayo F. Nwanze, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) paid a courtesy call on President James Michel this afternoon at State House. Mr. Nwanze and his delegation are on ... | read |
Seychelles Extends Condolences to Venezuela

06.03.2013

President James Michel has extended a message of condolences to the People and Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela following the death of President Hugo Chavez Frias. On behalf of the People and Government ... | read |
Callixte d’Offay premier ambassadeur des Seychelles à Madagascar

03.03.2013

L’ambassadeur des Seychelles auprès des iles de l’Océan Indien, son excellence Monsieur Callixte d’Offay, a présenté jeudi le 28 Février ses lettres de créance au président de la Transition à Madagascar, M.  Andry Rajoelina,  ... | read |