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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 |
L’ambassadeur Callixte d’Offay présente ses lettres de créance au Président Kailash Purryag de l’Ile Maurice

05.12.2012

Les excellentes relations fraternelles et de coopération entre les Seychelles et Maurice viennent de poser un nouveau jalon avec la présentation ce mardi 4 décembre des lettres de créance de l’ambassadeur Callixte d’Offay au Président ... | read |
L’Ambassadeur Callixte d’Offay accrédité aux Comores

04.12.2012

L’amitié et la fraternité seychello-comorienne s’impriment une nouvelle dimension avec la présentation des lettres de créance de Monsieur Callixte d’Offay, jeudi 15 novembre, au Chef de l’Etat de l’Union des Comores, le Dr Ikililou Dhoinine. ... | read |
Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to the Federal Republic of Germany

04.12.2012

The Seychelles Resident Ambassador in Brussels, Ms. Vivianne Fock Tave, has been received at Schloss Bellevue in Berlin on 7th November to present her Credentials to Mr. Joachim Gauck, the President of the Federal Republic ... | read |
TRANSFER OF SOMALI PRISONERS TO SOMALILAND AND PUNTLAND

04.12.2012

The first of two transfer flights of Somali prisoners back to Somaliland and Puntland successfully took place early this morning, Monday 3rd December 2012. A total of nine prisoners have been repatriated to serve the ... | read |
UNODC CHIEF COMMENDS SEYCHELLES CONTRIBUTION TO ANTIPIRACY EFFORTUNODC CHIEF COMMENDS SEYCHELLES CONTRIBUTION TO ANTIPIRACY EFFORT

16.11.2012

President James  Michel met with the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Mr. Yuri Fedotov, at State House this morning.The meeting was attended by the Minister for Home Affairs ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates Chinese Leadership

15.11.2012

President James Michel has extended the heartfelt congratulations of the people of Seychelles to the new President of People’s Republic of China, Mr. Xi Jinping, also the newly appointed Secretary-General of the Communist Party of ... | read |
Seychelles Congratulates President Obama in Re-Election Victory

07.11.2012

President James Michel has welcomed the news of President Barack Obama’s re-election as President of the United States of America, describing the victory as a testament of the American people’s trust in his leadership and ... | read |
TWO FORMER HOSTAGES RETURN TO SEYCHELLESTWO FORMER HOSTAGES RETURN TO SEYCHELLES

05.11.2012

The two Seychellois former hostages, Rolly Tambara and Marc Songoire, have arrived safely in Seychelles, and were greeted by President James Michel, Vice-President Danny Faure, Designated Minister and Minister for Social Affairs, Community Development and ... | read |