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INDIA AND SEYCHELLES DISCUSS COMMON SECURITY INTERESTSINDIA AND SEYCHELLES DISCUSS COMMON SECURITY INTERESTS

06.07.2010

President James Michel has met with the Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna for talks on bilateral cooperation on issues of security and economic development, during Minister Krishna’s one day working visit to Seychelles.... | read |
ABU DHABI SENDS AIR AMBULANCE FOR 2 INJURED CHILDRENABU DHABI SENDS AIR AMBULANCE FOR 2 INJURED CHILDREN

27.06.2010

President James Michel has received a message of support and sympathy from the President of the United Arab Emirates and the Emir of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan following the bus accident ... | read |
PRESIDENT OPENS PROVIDENCE FISHING PORTPRESIDENT OPENS PROVIDENCE FISHING PORT

26.06.2010

President James Michel has opened the Providence Fishing Port at the Providence Industrial Estate in the presence of the Ambassador of Japan to Seychelles, Mr. Shigeo Iwatani, former President James Mancham, Government ministers and other ... | read |
PRESIDENT IN TECH TALKS WITH TATA

07.06.2010

President James Michel has met with senior executives of Tata Consultancy Services, a leading information technology firm, which is of the top ten global service providers, and forms part of the Tata Group which is ... | read |
CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY TOP AGENDA AT TERI MEETINGCLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY TOP AGENDA AT TERI MEETING

07.06.2010

President, James Michel has met with the chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change, Dr. Rajendra Kumar Pachauri, to discuss climate change and sustainable development for small island island states.The meeting took place ... | read |
PRESIDENT FOLLOWS INDIA VISIT WITH ABU DHABI HIGH LEVEL TALKS

07.06.2010

President James Michel followed his state visit to India last week, with a one day stopover to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. During the one day visit President Michel conducted high level talks ... | read |
INDIA EXTENDS SIGNIFICANT SUPPORT TO SEYCHELLES ECONOMIC REFORMINDIA EXTENDS SIGNIFICANT SUPPORT TO SEYCHELLES ECONOMIC REFORM

05.06.2010

During bilateral talks with President James Michel, the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced that India would write off 45% of Seychelles debt owed to the Government of India, and reschedule the remainder over a ... | read |
INDO-SEYCHELLES FRIENDSHIP FLOURISHES IN DIVERSE DIRECTIONS

03.06.2010

The President of the Republic of India, H.E. Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil has praised Seychelles’ achievements in economic reform, democratic governance and the fight against piracy during a banquet for President James Michel and ... | read |
PRESIDENT CALLS FOR SEYCHELLES-INDIA AIR LINKS

02.06.2010

President James Michel has called for India and Seychelles to establish air links in order to boost trade, commerce and tourism between the two countries.The statement was made during the President’s address to a ... | read |
PRESIDENT ON STATE VISIT TO INDIA

01.06.2010

President James Michel travels to India today to undertake a state visit at the invitation of H.E Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, President of the Republic of India.This visit marks the continual strengthening of ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL HAILS DYNAMIC COOPERATION BETWEEN EU AND SEYCHELLES TO FIGHT PIRACY

21.05.2010

Following the high level meeting between President James Michel and Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, President Michel has ... | read |
PRESIDENT CONGRATULATES NEW UK PRIME MINISTER ON ELECTION

12.05.2010

President James Michel has sent a message of congratulations to the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom David Cameron following his election to office yesterday.“Your election to this high office bears testimony to ... | read |
DEMISE NIGERIAN PRESIDENT

06.05.2010

“Excellency,It is with very deep sorrow that we learnt of the passing away of H.E. Mr. UmAru Musa YAR’ADUA, President of the Federal republic of nigeria which occurred today.H.E. Mr. UmAru ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL CONGRATULATES PM RAMGOOLAM ON RE-ELECTION

06.05.2010

President James Michel has sent a message of congratulations to Navinchandra Ramgoolam on his re-election as the Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius.“Your re-election testifies to the esteem in which you are held ... | read |
SEYCHELLES EXCEPTION CHAMPIONED AT WORLD EXPO 2010SEYCHELLES EXCEPTION CHAMPIONED AT WORLD EXPO 2010

05.05.2010

Seychelles pavilion occupies 220 square meters and is located right in the center of the Africa joint pavilion, at the crossroad of the two main flows of visitors and next to the pavilion stage. Its ... | read |
OPPORTUNITIES ABOUND FOR SEYCHELLES AND CHINA - PRESIDENT MICHELOPPORTUNITIES ABOUND FOR SEYCHELLES AND CHINA - PRESIDENT MICHEL

04.05.2010

As his successful visit to Shanghai draws to a close, President Michel has hailed the myriad opportunities which exist for Seychellois and Chinese alike to benefit from a very special relationship:  “Seychelles and China are ... | read |
SEYCHELLES-CHINA RELATIONS ACCELERATE WITH NEW MOMENTUMSEYCHELLES-CHINA RELATIONS ACCELERATE WITH NEW MOMENTUM

03.05.2010

President James Michel has praised the continued growth and rejuvenation of Seychelles-China relations following bilateral talks with President Hu Jintao and members of the State Council in Shanghai.“We had a very good discussion. We ... | read |
President Michel on official visit to Libya

10.04.2010

President James Michel is undertaking a one day official visit to Libya at the invitation of Colonal Muammar al-Gaddafi, the Leader and Guide of the Revolution.President Michel will be meeting with his counterpart to ... | read |
TOPAZ RECEIVES HERO’S WELCOME IN PORT VICTORIATOPAZ RECEIVES HERO’S WELCOME IN PORT VICTORIA

31.03.2010

President James Michel, who is the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, has welcomed home the 6 Seychellois fisherman who were liberated by the patrol ship Topaz, which is commanded by Major Simon Laurencine. President James ... | read |
SECOND REVISION OF THE COTONOU PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT (CPA)

29.03.2010

REPUBLIC OF SEYCHELLES MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS PRESS RELEASE SECOND REVISION OF THE COTONOU PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT The countries of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group (ACP) and the European Union (EU) came to an agreement ... | read |