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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 |
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 |
'EARTHQUAKE WHICH STRUCK OFF THE COAST OF HAITI'

14.01.2010

“Excellency,IT WAS WITH GREAT SADNESS THAT WE LEARNT OF THE LOSS OF MANY LIVES AND EXTENSIVE MATERIAL DAMAGE CAUSED BY A 7.0–MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE WHICH STRUCK OFF THE COAST OF HAITI.IN THE WAKE ... | read |
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 |