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Seychelles Mourns the Loss of Former Irish Prime Minister

19.05.2011

President Michel has sent a message of condolence to the government and people of Ireland following the passing of former Irish Prime Minister Garret FitzGerald, whom he described as a personal friend:“I had the good ... | read |
Le Président Michel adresse un message de satisfaction au Pape Benoît XVI, à l’occasion de la béatification du Pape Jean-Paul II

30.04.2011

Le Président de la République, Monsieur James Alix Michel a, à l’occasion de la béatification du Pape Jean-Paul II envoyé un message de satisfaction au Pape Benoît XVI.Dans son message, le Président Michel a ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND MAURITIUS JOINTLY SECURE EXTENDED CONTINENTAL SHELF IN THE MASCARENE REGION

29.04.2011

President James Michel has congratulated the Seychelles and Mauritian delegations for the successful outcome of the joint submission to the United Nations Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf for the delineation and jurisdiction ... | read |
Seychelles Celebrates with Great Britain

29.04.2011

President James Michel has, on behalf of the Government and people of Seychelles, congratulated HRH Prince William of Wales and his bride Katherine Middleton on the occasion of their wedding today.In a message sent ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL MEETS UAE HEALTH MINISTER

26.04.2011

President James Michel has met with the Minister of Health of the United Arab Emirates Dr. Hanif Hassan Ali Al Qassim, and members of his delegation at State House this morning.President Michel reiterated the ... | read |
STATE-OF-THE-ART DIAGNOSTIC CENTRE OPENS

25.04.2011

The Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Diagnostic Centre, built at a cost of 10 million USD, at Seychelles Hospital has opened its doors for the first time today, starting its mission to become one ... | read |
THIRD SUCCESSFUL RESCUE OF SEYCHELLOIS HOSTAGESTHIRD SUCCESSFUL RESCUE OF SEYCHELLOIS HOSTAGES

21.04.2011

President James Michel, the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, has congratulated the Seychelles Coast Guard, the Tazar force and SPDF units who took part in the operation to rescue the 4 Seychellois fishermen ... | read |
EXCITING SEYCHELLES: A NEW INVESTMENT BRAND

05.04.2011

President James Michel has launched a new brand “Exciting Seychelles” for investment which advocates Seychelles not just as the place for holidays but also a great place to invest a great place for wealth creation ... | read |
CONDOLENCE MESSAGE FOM PRESIDENT MICHEL TO HIS IMPERIAL MAJESTY AKIHITO, EMPEROR OF JAPAN

11.03.2011

YOUR MAJESTY,ON MY PERSONAL BEHALF AND ON THAT OF THE GOVERNMENT AND THE PEOPLE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SEYCHELLES, I WISH TO EXTEND MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO YOU AND TO THE PEOPLE OF JAPAN ... | read |
SEYCHELLES CONDEMNS VIOLENCE IN LIBYA

24.02.2011

Seychelles has added its voice to the condemnation of the continued violence which has erupted in Libya.President James Michel has welcomed the statement issued on Tuesday by the Security Council of the United Nations ... | read |
Seychelles rejoices with the people of Southern Sudan

08.02.2011

Following the announcement that the recent Sudanese referendum results were in favour of the secession of Southern Sudan, President James Alix Michel sent a congratulatory letter to H.E. Mr. Salva Kiir, President of South ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND INDIA DEVELOP PRIVELEGED RELATIONSHIPSEYCHELLES AND INDIA DEVELOP PRIVELEGED RELATIONSHIP

04.02.2011

President James Michel has met with Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh at the Prime Minister’s residence in New Delhi, during the President’s working visit to India this week.“We have reviewed the progress we ... | read |
THREE PRESIDENTS CONFER SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP AWARD TO INDIAN PRIME MINISTERTHREE PRESIDENTS CONFER SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP AWARD TO INDIAN PRIME MINISTER

04.02.2011

President James Michel together with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Dominican President Leonel Fernandez Reyna conferred the TERI Sustainable Leadership Award 2011 to the Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh, at the inauguration of ... | read |
UNISEY AND TERI JOIN FORCES FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCHUNISEY AND TERI JOIN FORCES FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

04.02.2011

The University of Seychelles (UniSey) and the Energy and Resource Institute (TERI)  University of  New Delhi have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop joint proposals for collaborative research and training/educational programs as well as ... | read |
PRESIDENT MEETS WITH INDIAN PRIME MINISTER

03.02.2011

President James Michel has arrived in India for a 2 day visit, accompanied by the Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean Paul Adam, and the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Seychelles, Dr. Rolph Payet.The President ... | read |
ISLAND NATIONS ON THE FRONTLINES OF CLIMATE CHANGEISLAND NATIONS ON THE FRONTLINES OF CLIMATE CHANGE

03.02.2011

President James Michel has made a powerful call on world leaders to listen to the developing world and vulnerable communities which are most affected by climate change, and collectively address the development challenges faced by ... | read |
PRESIDENT TO ADDRESS DELHI DEVELOPMENT SUMMITPRESIDENT TO ADDRESS DELHI DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT

26.01.2011

President James Michel will be travelling to India for a 2 day visit next week to address the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2011, which will be inaugurated by Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Climate change ... | read |
UAE HANDS OVER 5 COAST GUARD VESSELS

04.01.2011

The United Arab Emirates Royal Naval Forces have handed over 5 patrol vessels to the Seychelles Coast Guard during an official ceremony held at the Coast Guard base this afternoon.The handing over ceremony was ... | read |
Le Président James Michel félicite le nouveau président de la République de Guinée

23.12.2010

Le nouveau Président de la République de Guinée, le Professeur Alpha Condé, élu le 7 novembre 2010, a été solennellement investi dans ses fonctions le mardi 21 décembre à Conakry Le Président James Michel, suite ... | read |
Papal Address to Envoy From Seychelles

22.12.2010

Mrs. Ambassador,I receive you with pleasure this morning in which you present the letters that accredit you in the capacity of ambassader extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Republic of Seychelles to the Holy See. ... | read |