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President Michel Congratulates Newly Elected President of Zambia

23.09.2011

President Michel has sent a letter of congratulations to the newly elected President of the Republic of Zambia, Mr. Michael Sata.“On the occasion of your election as the President of Zambia, the Government and ... | read |
9/11 Anniversary, an Occasion to Reflect Says President

10.09.2011

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre in New York on the 11th September 2001, President Michel has a letter to President Barack Obama of the ... | read |
Seychelles in Solidarity with Russia Following Tragic Plane Crash

08.09.2011

Following the devastating plan crash carrying Russian hockey players in central Russia yesterday, President Michel has sent a letter of condolence on behalf of the Government and People of Seychelles.President Michel expressed deep sorrow ... | read |
WE MUST CLAIM BACK OUR OCEANSWE MUST CLAIM BACK OUR OCEANS

07.09.2011

President James Michel has called on regional powers and international partners to intensify their efforts to ‘claim back our oceans’ from the hands of pirates, which he said have ‘shown a great ability to adapt ... | read |
President Michel Condemns UN Terrorist Attack

30.08.2011

Following the terrorist attack on the United Nations headquarters is Abuja, Nigeria last Friday, President Michel has sent a letter to the UN Secretary General, Mr. Ban Ki-Moon, condemning the attacks and pledging the continued ... | read |
Red Cross SG Calls on President Michel

30.08.2011

The Secretary General of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies has paid a courtesy call on President Michel at State House earlier today.The Secretary General, Mr. Bekele Geleta, who ... | read |
PRESIDENT CONCLUDES AUSTRALIA STATE VISITPRESIDENT CONCLUDES AUSTRALIA STATE VISIT

27.08.2011

President James Michel has left Australia following a ‘highly successful’ state visit, following his visits to four cities of the Commonwealth of Australia. “ This visit was a great success and a great encouragement as ... | read |
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 |