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SEYCHELLES VOICE HEARD IN SADC

14.12.2010

President James Michel has met with the Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Dr. Tomaz Salomao at State House this morning.The President discussed with Dr Salomao the need for members of ... | read |
1st WORLD ECO SAFETY ASSEMBLY IN ANGKOR-CAMBODIA: PRESIDENT MICHEL RECEIVES A SPECIAL CONTRIBUTION AWARD FOR MAINTAINING ECO SAFETY

07.12.2010

In the prestigious UNESCO World Heritage site of Angkor, and on behalf of President James Michel, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean Paul Adam received a special award for maintaining eco safety, presented by Mr. ... | read |
HIGH RISKS, GREAT REWARDS: RESILIENCE IN ECONOMIC PROGRESS

04.12.2010

President James Michel has addressed the Central Bank Anniversary Lecture, held at the  International Conference Centre on Friday. The lecture was also attended by Former President James Mancham, Vice-President Danny Faure and Dr Gavin Bingham, ... | read |
A UNIVERSITY OF THE PEOPLE INAUGURATED, A PROMISE DELIVEREDA UNIVERSITY OF THE PEOPLE INAUGURATED, A PROMISE DELIVERED

29.11.2010

The University of Seychelles has been formally inaugurated during a ceremony at the Anse Royale campus this afternoon, by the Chancellor of the University of Seychelles, President James Michel and the guest of honour, the ... | read |
GREATEST THREAT TO FISHERIES, TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT

23.11.2010

President James Michel has made a strong appeal to the international community to tackle the problem of piracy in the Indian Ocean region, which he described as the ‘greatest threat’ to fisheries, trade and development.... | read |
SEYCHELLOIS FISHERMEN RETURN HOMESEYCHELLOIS FISHERMEN RETURN HOME

22.11.2010

Seven Seychellois fishermen have returned to Mahé following their rescue by the Seychelles Coast Guard this weekend.Stephen Barbe, Delmart Isnard, Dominic Malvina, Sony Alcindor, Pascal Leonel, Amed Maillet and Dominic Celestine were met by ... | read |
PRESIDENT RETURNS FROM WORKING VISIT TO U.A.EPRESIDENT RETURNS FROM WORKING VISIT TO U.A.E

15.11.2010

President James Michel has returned this morning from a two-day working visit to the United Arab Emirates.During his visit to Abu Dhabi, the President met with Sheikh General Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown ... | read |
PACTE LINQUISTIQUE : UNE NOUVELLE ERE D’ETROITE COOPERATION

25.10.2010

Les Seychelles, le Liban et St. Lucie sont les premier pays membres de l’Organisation de la Francophonie à signer le ‘Pacte Linguistique,’ pendant le Sommet de la Francophonie a Montreux aujourd’hui. Le Président James ... | read |
SEYCHELLES PRESIDENT ON OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE VATICANSEYCHELLES PRESIDENT ON OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE VATICAN

25.10.2010

President James Michel has attended an audience with His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI at the Holy See in Vatican City. The President was accompanied by Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean-Paul Adam and the Principal Secretary ... | read |
SOMMET FRANCOPHONIE : LES DEFIS DE LA PIRATERIE, LE CHANGEMENT CLIMATIQUE, RENFORCE LA NECESSITE D’AVOIR UNE NOUVELLE GOUVERNANCE GLOBALESOMMET FRANCOPHONIE : LES DEFIS DE LA PIRATERIE, LE CHANGEMENT CLIMATIQUE, RENFORCE LA NECESSITE D’AVOIR UNE NOUVELLE GOUVERNANCE GLOBALE

23.10.2010

Président James Michel a lancé un appel à la communauté francophone mondiale pour mettre fin à l’instabilité de la Somalie, en vue de libérer les pays l’Océan Indien de la situation ‘d’otage’ qui est produite ... | read |
PRESIDENT MICHEL EN VISITE OFFICIELLE EN EUROPE

21.10.2010

Le Président James Michel effectuera deux visites de travail en Europe ce week-end,  accompagné par le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères, M. Jean-Paul Adam, le Secrétaire Principale de l’Information, M. Rene Morel et l’Ambassadeur des ... | read |
Praslin Bus Accident Students Return HomePraslin Bus Accident Students Return Home

05.10.2010

Victoria, Mahé, 05 October 2010: Two of the students who suffered injuries in the Praslin bus accident on the 25th June earlier this year and were sent to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates ... | read |
Seychelles High Commissioner Accredited to the Republic of Botswana

22.09.2010

Mr Joseph Nourrice presented his letters of Credential as the new non Resident Ambassador of the Republic of Seychelles to His Excellency Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama President of the Republic of Botswana on ... | read |
VICE PRESIDENT FAURE CALLS FOR NEW APPROACHES FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AT LANDMARK UN SUMMIT

22.09.2010

New York, USA, 21 September 2010: Vice President Danny Faure has called on the United Nations to lead the charge in efforts to ‘re-set’ the challenge of sustainable development to ensure that Millennium Development Goals ... | read |
SPANISH VISIT CONCLUDES WITH TOURISM, FISHERIES AND INVESTMENT DISCUSSIONS

15.09.2010

President James Michel has met with the President and Vice-Presidents, and Members of the Confederation of Employers and Industries of Spain. The President was accompanied by the Minister for Home Affairs, Environment and Transport Mr. ... | read |
SEYCHELLES AND SPAIN:  GIVING A NEW IMPETUS TO OUR RELATIONSSEYCHELLES AND SPAIN: GIVING A NEW IMPETUS TO OUR RELATIONS

14.09.2010

“Today marks a great step forward in the relations between Spain and Seychelles. It is my first visit to Spain and I am convinced that this visit will open a new chapter in our cooperation,... | read |
PRESIDENT ON OFFICAL VISIT TO SPAIN

13.09.2010

President James Michel travels to Spain today to undertake a 2 day official visit at the invitation of H.E Mr. José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, President of the Government of the Kingdom of Spain. The ... | read |
DRIVERS OF THE SEYCHELLES BRANDDRIVERS OF THE SEYCHELLES BRAND

09.09.2010

The President has visited the Seychelles Tourism Board offices in Victoria and Bel Ombre to see the existing facilities, to see how the staff are working, and to give them support for the development of ... | read |
JAPANESE PARLIAMENTARIAN VISTS PRESIDENT MICHELJAPANESE PARLIAMENTARIAN VISTS PRESIDENT MICHEL

06.09.2010

President James Michel has met with Honourable Yasutoshi Nishimura, who is undertaking a tour of the region.Honourable Nishimura is the Deputy Chairman and Chief Secretary of Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party  Policy Research Council and ... | read |
PRESIDENT MEETS CHINESE NPC VICE-CHAIRPERSONPRESIDENT MEETS CHINESE NPC VICE-CHAIRPERSON

06.09.2010

President James Michel  has met with the Vice-Chairperson of the Chinese National People’s Congress Standing Committee, Mrs. Chen Zhili.Mrs Zhili is in Seychelles for a 3 day visit with a prominent delegation of the ... | read |