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SEYCHELLES REJECTS FINANCIAL PIRACY ALLEGATIONS

03.12.2009

The Seychelles Government rejects the allegations posted by PR NEWSWIRE on behalf of Mr. George Xiao and his company LXE Solar Incorporated under the headline “Lawsuit Charges Seychelles Government With Financial Piracy.”The funds were ... | read |
COMMONWEALTH HEADS OF GOVERNMENT MEETING (CHOGM), IN PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

01.12.2009

Vice President Joseph Belmont has represented Seychelles at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The Vice-President was accompanied by Mr. Claude Morel, Ambassador of Seychelles to the ... | read |
PRESS RELEASE ON THE 90TH COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF THE AFRICAN, CARIBBEAN AND PACIFIC

20.11.2009

The Seychelles Minister for Environment, Natural Resources and Transport, Mr. Joël Morgan, led a strong six-member delegation to the 90th Council of Ministers of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group (ACP), which was held in ... | read |
SEYCHELLES PRESIDENT MEETS WITH FAO DIRECTIOR GENERAL

19.11.2009

Following his address at the opening of the FAO World Food Summit in Rome, President James Michel met with the Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Mr. Jacques Diouf to discuss the ... | read |
FOCAC EGYPT 8-9 November 2009

18.11.2009

Vice President Joseph Belmont was one of the 17 African leaders, mainly Heads of State and Government, invited by Egypt and China to participate in the 4th Ministerial Meeting of the Forum of Cooperation China-Africa, ... | read |
Forum of Cooperation China Africa

17.11.2009

The Vice President, Mr Joseph Belmont, will represent Seychelles at the Fourth Ministerial Conference of the Forum on China Africa Cooperation to be held in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, on Saturday and Sunday this week. ... | read |
Statement of James A Michel, President of the Republic of Seychelles At the World Food Summit 2009, Rome, November 2009

16.11.2009

Excellencies, Mr. Director General, Ladies and Gentlemen, If the world were an ideal place to live in, then there would be no need to chase dreams. Or at least this is what it seems with ... | read |
SEYCHELLES PRESIDENT CALLS ON WORLD LEADERS TO SHOW POLITICAL WILL AND TAKE COURAGEOUS ACTION TO FEED THE WORLDS’S HUNGRY

16.11.2009

Seychelles President James Michel has made a strong appeal to world leaders to fulfill their promises of feeding the more than 1 billion of the world’s hungry, while at the same time addressing the most ... | read |
BELGIUM REAFFIRMS SUPPORT TO SEYCHELLES IN ANTI-PIRACY EFFORTBELGIUM REAFFIRMS SUPPORT TO SEYCHELLES IN ANTI-PIRACY EFFORT

10.11.2009

The Minister for Defence of the Kingdom of Belgium, Mr Pieter de Crem, met with President James Michel at State House this morning to discuss the coordinated approach in the fight against piracy, and the ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND EU SIGN S.O.F.A

10.11.2009

Seychelles and the European Union have signed a Status of Forces Agreement this morning which established the legal status of foreign military and civilian personnel participating in the framework of the EU Military Operation Atalanta.... | read |
PRESIDENT ACCELERATES ABU DHABI PROJECTSPRESIDENT ACCELERATES ABU DHABI PROJECTS

03.11.2009

President James Michel has returned to Seychelles this morning following a 1 day working visit to Abu Dhabi.  During the visit, President Michel had bilateral meetings with H.H. Gen. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL ADDRESSES CHINESE TOURISM TRADE

16.10.2009

Following his official visit to the Republic of Korea, the President has stopped over in Beijing to launch the first Seychelles tourism seminar held in the People’s Republic of China.  During his one-day visit ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL WRAPS UP KOREAN VISIT AND HAILS ‘PEOPLE TO PEOPLE DIPLOMACY’ BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES

16.10.2009

On the final day of his visit to the Republic of Korea, President Michel visited the city of Daejeon, which is known as Korea’s city of science and technology.The visit to Daejeon has been ... | read |
Seychelles, Trinidad and Tobago establish relations

30.09.2009

NEW YORK (Seychelles Permanent Mission to the United Nations): Seychelles and Trinidad and Tobago established diplomatic relations today. Seychelles' Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Ronny Jumeau, and his counterpart from Trinidad and Tobago, ... | read |
COMMONWEALTH HEADS OF GOVERNMENT MEETING (CHOGM), IN PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, FROM 27TH TO 29TH NOVEMBER, 2009

30.09.2009

Vice President Joseph Belmont is representing Seychelles at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago from 27th to 29th November. The Vice-President is accompanied by Mr. Claude Morel, ... | read |
To all members of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs,

29.09.2009

It has given me great pleasure to meet with you all today as I toured the Ministry. As I take on the portfolio of Foreign Affairs, I would like to express my thanks to all ... | read |
President James A Michel statement on climate change at the UN Summit on Climate Change 2009

23.09.2009

2009 must be a year of ACTION on climate change. As leaders, we must be able to tell our children, that we have acted- that we have acted together to save our planet. In the ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND FRANCE SIGN S.O.F.A

18.09.2009

Seychelles and France have signed a Status of Forces Agreement this afternoon which covers the legal modalities for the deployment of French military personnel in Seychelles in the context of offering protection to French fishing ... | read |
PRESIDENT STRENGTHENS MILITARY TIES WITH UAE

08.09.2009

President James Michel and his delegation have returned to Seychelles following a working visit to the United Arab Emirates.The main purpose of the visit was to further develop the potential for military cooperation between ... | read |
Adieu, Ambassador Triboldi

17.08.2009

Seychelles' diplomatic network and the Seychellois People as a whole are mourning the loss of Mr. Graziano Triboldi, who was, until he passed away on Sunday 9th August, 2009, Seychelles' Ambassador to the Holy See, ... | read |