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TRAVEL ADVERTISING : A GOLD AWARD FOR SEYCHELLES IN CHINA

28.11.2011

Seychelles has received the ‘Gold Award for International Cooperation’ at the opening ceremony of the 2011 China International Travel Advertisers’ Week, in Sanya, Hainan Province, China on November 20. The award was announced by the ... | read |
A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR TOURISM AND INVESTMENT UNVEILED

25.11.2011

President James Michel has opened the doors to increased tourism cooperation and investment from the Middle East, with his symbolic unveiling of the plaque of the new Embassy of the Republic of Seychelles in the ... | read |
FIRST SEYCHELLES DIPLOMATIC MISSION AND TOURISM OFFICE TO BE INAUGURATED IN MIDDLE EAST TODAY

25.11.2011

Seychelles’ first diplomatic mission in the Middle East is to be inaugurated today by President James Michel in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. The President, in his capacity as Minister for Tourism, will ... | read |
SEYCHELLES GOVERNMENT COMMITS TO IMPLEMENT OECD RULES BUT ASKS FOR FAIRNESS IN INTERNATIONAL TAXATION RULES

23.11.2011

The following statement has been issued today by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam: Following the recent move by the G20 to publish a list of suspected tax-havens amongst which Seychelles is named, ... | read |
SEYCHELLES INVESTMENT BOARD APPOINTED

23.11.2011

President James Michel has appointed the members of the Seychelles Investment Board, as well as the Chief Executive Officer of the Board, in accordance with Sections 18 (1) and 18(2) of the Seychelles Investment Act, ... | read |
SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION WORKSHOP

23.11.2011

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION WORKSHOP The Minister for Investment, Natural Resources and Industry Mr. Peter Sinon attended a half-day workshop today at the International Conference Center to discuss the SADC Protocol on Science, Technology and ... | read |
SMALL ISLAND ISSUES GIVEN PROMINENCE IN MORROCO CONFERENCE

23.11.2011

SMALL ISLAND ISSUES GIVEN PROMINENCE IN MORROCO CONFERENCE The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, has stressed the need to re-think the development architecture necessary to address both sustainable development and climate change. Minister ... | read |
University of Seychelles, Students achieve outstanding grades

23.11.2011

University of Seychelles, Students achieve outstanding grades The Board of Governors of the University of Seychelles which met this morning at the Anse Royale Campus of the University declared that the results of students participating ... | read |
DIVERSIFICATION ET COOPERATION REGIONALE DANS LE TOURISME

21.11.2011

Le Président James Michel a rencontré le Président du Conseil Régional de la Réunion, M. Didier Robert, au marge de l’ouverture officielle de la Réunion nationale du Marketing du Conseil de Tourisme des Seychelles (STB) ... | read |
COMMISSIONINIG OF NEW SEYCHELLES COAST GUARD BASECOMMISSIONINIG OF NEW SEYCHELLES COAST GUARD BASE

11.11.2011

President James Michel, the Commander-in-Chief of the Seychelles People’s Defence Forces, has officially opened the new Seychelles Coast Guard Base at Ile Perseverance this morning.The President unveiled the Seychelles Coast Guard Base plaque, which ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL WELCOMES ETIHAD LAUNCHPRESIDENT MICHEL WELCOMES ETIHAD LAUNCH

04.11.2011

President Michel has met with the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates Mallallah Mubarak Al-Ameri at State House this morning.The President thanked the Ambassador for his efforts to develop tourism relations between Seychelles and ... | read |
INDIA AND SEYCHELLES REVIEW COOPERATION PRIORITIESINDIA AND SEYCHELLES REVIEW COOPERATION PRIORITIES

30.10.2011

President James Michel has held a bilateral meeting with the Indian Vice-President Hamid Ansari in Perth, in the margins of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. Mr Ansari is heading the Indian delegation to the ... | read |
LET US NOT WAIT FOR TOMORROW TO GIVE LEADERSHIP TO YOUNG PEOPLELET US NOT WAIT FOR TOMORROW TO GIVE LEADERSHIP TO YOUNG PEOPLE

30.10.2011

On the final day of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth, President James Michel has stated that youth leadership is essential for the Commonwealth to progress. “Too often we speak of our youth ... | read |
BUILDING RESILIENCE FOR SMALL ISLANDS FACING CLIMATE CHANGE AND STRENGTHENING FOOD SECURITY

29.10.2011

Seychelles President James Michel has said that Commonwealth leaders have recognized the inherent vulnerabilities of Small Island Developing States and their need for specific developmental mechanisms to address core challenges such as food security and ... | read |
COMMONWEALTH FINDING COMMON GROUND FOR ANTI-PIRACY COOPERATIONCOMMONWEALTH FINDING COMMON GROUND FOR ANTI-PIRACY COOPERATION

28.10.2011

Seychelles President James Michel has welcomed the progress made by the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth today, in identifying piracy as one of the main areas of concern for the development of Commonwealth ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL TO MEET WITH COMMONWEALTH LEADERS

25.10.2011

Following his working visit to China, President James Michel travels to Australia this week. In Perth, President Michel will join the leaders of 54 nations for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, which will be ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND CHINA PLEDGE TO STRENGTHEN AND DIVERSIFY COOPERATIONSEYCHELLES AND CHINA PLEDGE TO STRENGTHEN AND DIVERSIFY COOPERATION

20.10.2011

Seychelles and China are set to boost and diversify their long-standing relations of cooperation. This emerged today in talks between President James A Michel and the Chinese Vice-President. Mr. Xi Jiling.Noting that this year ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL ON WORKING VISIT TO CHINA

18.10.2011

President James A Michel leaves Seychelles today on a working visit to the People’s Republic of China. This visit testifies to the strong relations of friendship and cooperation with China, which were established 35 years ... | read |
Seychelles will give South Africa the support

14.10.2011

Ambassador Nhlapo, called on President James Michel at State House yesterday, as Special Envoy by South African President, Jacob Zuma to lobby the support of Seychelles for Dr. Clarice Dlamini – Zuma for her candidature ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates Newly Elected President of Zambia

23.09.2011

President Michel has sent a letter of congratulations to the newly elected President of the Republic of Zambia, Mr. Michael Sata.“On the occasion of your election as the President of Zambia, the Government and ... | read |