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Le Président Michel reçoit Le Président du Conseil Régional de La Réunion

07.02.2013

Le président de la République, Monsieur James Michel, a reçu le Président du Conseil Régional de La Réunion, M. Didier Robert, ce jeudi à State House. Monsieur Robert est aux Seychelles dans le cadre de  ... | read |
Seychelles Extends Condolences to Cambodia

06.02.2013

Seychelles Non-Resident-Ambassador to Cambodia, Mr. Philippe Le Gall, has represented Seychelles at the cremation ceremony of former King Norodom Sihanouk and presented the condolences of President James Michel, the Government and the People of Seychelles ... | read |
Abu Dhabi UAE donates 2 million USD for Disaster Relief

05.02.2013

The Government of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates has today donated 2 million US Dollars to the National Disaster Relief Fund in order to bring assistance to the people in Seychelles who suffered ... | read |
PRESIDENT RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

02.02.2013

President James Michel has been awarded the Sustainable Development Leadership Award at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit in India this afternoon. The award is traditionally presented by the Indian Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, however ... | read |
PRESIDENT VISITS FLOODED AREA OF LA DIGUEPRESIDENT VISITS FLOODED AREA OF LA DIGUE

01.02.2013

President James Michel has visited la Digue today in the plateau areas which were flooded during the heavy rainfall of this week. Mr. Michel visited families whose homes are still surrounded by water as well ... | read |
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 |