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SEYCHELLES TO PARTNER WITH WORLDCLASS CENTRES FOR MARINE RESEARCHSEYCHELLES TO PARTNER WITH WORLDCLASS CENTRES FOR MARINE RESEARCH

26.08.2011

President James Michel has met with the Chief Executives of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, the Australian Institute of Marine Science and James Cook University in Townsville to discuss greater cooperation between these ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND AUSTRALIA HAVE FRUITFUL AND ENGAGING DISCUSSIONS   BASED ON SHARED WORLD VIEWSEYCHELLES AND AUSTRALIA HAVE FRUITFUL AND ENGAGING DISCUSSIONS BASED ON SHARED WORLD VIEW

24.08.2011

President Michel has had ‘very fruitful and engaging’ discussions with Australian Prime Minister, H.E Ms. Julia Gillard as he continues with his state visit to Australia. The President is in Canberra after his first ... | read |
Seychelles Congratulates Newly Elected President of Cape Verde

23.08.2011

Following the election of Mr. Jorge Carlos Fonseca as President of the Republic of Cape Verde, President James Michel has sent a letter of congratulations on behalf of the people and Government of Seychelles.“The ... | read |
President Michel Expresses Solidarity Following Terrorist Attack

20.08.2011

President James Michel has sent a condolence message to both the British and Afghan Government, on behalf of the people and Government of Seychelles, following yesterday’s suicide attack on the British Council in the Afghan ... | read |
PRESIDENT TO UNDERTAKE STATE VISIT TO AUSTRALIAPRESIDENT TO UNDERTAKE STATE VISIT TO AUSTRALIA

17.08.2011

President James Michel travels to Australia next week to undertake a state visit at the invitation of the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, Mrs. Quentin Bryce. This visit is expected to further strengthen ... | read |
LES JEUX DES ILES ; LA VITALITE DES PEUPLES DE L’OCEAN INDIEN

05.08.2011

« Que le meilleur gagne ! »Le Président James Michel a déclare ouverts les 8emes Jeux des Iles de l’Océan Indien ce soir au Stade de l’Unité à Mahé, qui a été assisté par le ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND MALDIVES SEEK CLOSER MARITIME COOPERATIONSEYCHELLES AND MALDIVES SEEK CLOSER MARITIME COOPERATION

04.08.2011

President James Michel welcomed the Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed at State House this afternoon, as part of the first official visit of President Nasheed to the Seychelles islands. President Nasheed will be attending the opening ... | read |
GIVE THE BEST OF YOURSELF; THE BEST OF SEYCHELLESGIVE THE BEST OF YOURSELF; THE BEST OF SEYCHELLES

01.08.2011

President James Michel has called on all Seychellois athletes participating in the 8th Indian Ocean Island Games to give the best of themselves and show the best of their country to the participants of other ... | read |
WE ARE ON TRACK, WE ARE READY FOR THE GAMESWE ARE ON TRACK, WE ARE READY FOR THE GAMES

27.07.2011

“We are on track and we are ready for the Games.....I am very impressed with everything I have seen this afternoon. Seychelles is ready to welcome the athletes and officials to the Games village.... | read |
Seychelles Stands in Solidarity with India after Terrorist Attacks

14.07.2011

Following the terrorist bomb attacks in Mumbai yesterday, President James Michel has sent a letter of condolences to the President Prathiba Patil of the Republic of India.President Michel has expressed, on behalf of the ... | read |
INDIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER BIDS FAREWELLINDIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER BIDS FAREWELL

12.07.2011

The Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles, H.E. A.K. Nag has paid a farewell call on President James Michel at State House this morning following a three year tenure in Seychelles.President James Michel ... | read |
ISLANDS ARE GUARDIANS OF SUSTAINIBILITY OF OUR PLANETISLANDS ARE GUARDIANS OF SUSTAINIBILITY OF OUR PLANET

07.07.2011

President James Michel has called on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to take on the responsibility of becoming ‘the guardians of sustainability of our planet’ and to reclaim the concept of sustainability in the modern ... | read |
SPAIN COMMENDS SEYCHELLES’ ANTI-PIRACY EFFORTSPAIN COMMENDS SEYCHELLES’ ANTI-PIRACY EFFORT

04.07.2011

President James Michel met with the Minister for Defence of the Kingdom of Spain, Mrs Carme Chacon Piqueras, at State House this morning to discuss defence cooperation in the fight against piracy, and the additional ... | read |
Seychelles makes major contribution to Aichi Biodiversity Targets

28.06.2011

Montreal, 27 June 2011— The Seychelles Government announced it will declare new protected areas inthe archipelago, resulting in half (50.59%) of all Seychelles land becoming protected under the law.The Cabinet approved the designation ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates New Director General of FAO

28.06.2011

Following the recent election of the new Director General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Mr. Graziano da Silva of Brazil, President James Michel has sent a message of congratulations on behalf of ... | read |
Half of Seychelles land territory to be protected

21.06.2011

The Seychelles Government has announced that it will soon declare new protected areas in the archipelago, which will result in half (50.59%) of all Seychelles land becoming protected under the law.The Cabinet has ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND TANZANIA FOSTER CLOSER TIESSEYCHELLES AND TANZANIA FOSTER CLOSER TIES

20.06.2011

President James Michel met with the President of Tanzania Jakaya Kikwete, following the National Day celebrations on Saturday evening.President Michel said that it is was great pleasure to welcome President Kikwete and Mrs. Kikwete ... | read |
THE FRUITS OF ACTIVE DIPLOMATIC WORK

16.06.2011

“The reception of the two airplanes today signifies the special and excellent relationship that exist between China and Seychelles, and also the fruit of our active diplomatic work to build on the bridges of friendship ... | read |
WORLD LEADERS AND GOVERNMENTS CONGRATULATE THE PRESIDENT ON RE-ELECTION

26.05.2011

President James Michel has received messages of congratulations from world leaders, governments, international organizations and dignitaries.France, Portugal, Greece, China, India, Russia, the United Arab Emirates, Morocco, the Vatican, and the Commonwealth have sent messages ... | read |
PRESIDENT CONGRATULATES NEW CAF VICE-PRESIDENTPRESIDENT CONGRATULATES NEW CAF VICE-PRESIDENT

19.05.2011

President James Michel has met with Suketu Patel to congratulate him on achievement of his nomination as the 1st Vice-President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) by the CAF Executive Committee this week.“It ... | read |