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President Danny Faure sends congratulotory message to President-elect Donald Trump following electoral victoryPresident Danny Faure sends congratulotory message to President-elect Donald Trump following electoral victory

09.11.2016

On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure has sent a congratulatory message to President-elect of the United States of America, Mr Donald J. Trump following his win in ... | read |
President Faure calls for the strengthening of partnerships between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Seychelles’ network of Honorary Consuls and Consuls GeneralsPresident Faure calls for the strengthening of partnerships between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Seychelles’ network of Honorary Consuls and Consuls Generals

26.10.2016

The President of the Republic, Mr. Danny Faure, delivered the Keynote address at the 8th Session of the Seychelles Honorary Consuls Conference held at the Savoy Resort and Spa yesterday.President Faure officially declared the ... | read |
President Faure expresses condolences following passing of former Emir of the State of QatarPresident Faure expresses condolences following passing of former Emir of the State of Qatar

24.10.2016

In a message addressed to His Highness Sheik Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qarar President Danny Faure expressed his condolences following the passing of the Emir His Highness Sheikh Khalifa ... | read |
Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosts its biannual Ambassadors retreatMinistry of Foreign Affairs hosts its biannual Ambassadors retreat

24.10.2016

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held its biannual Ambassadors retreat to emphasise the need to analyse both its foreign policy direction and to strategise on the strategic plan for the Ministry in view of President ... | read |
19th Summit of the COMESA Heads of State and Government in Madagascar19th Summit of the COMESA Heads of State and Government in Madagascar

19.10.2016

President Danny Faure is being represented at the 19th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) being held in the Malagasy capital, Antananarivo, on 18th ... | read |
President Danny Faure congratulates newly elected Secretary General of the United Nations OrganisationPresident Danny Faure congratulates newly elected Secretary General of the United Nations Organisation

17.10.2016

President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Danny Faure on behalf of the Government and the people of the Republic of Seychelles, conveyed his most sincere congratulations to His Excellency, Mr António Guterres on his ... | read |
President Faure new co-leader of GLISPAPresident Faure new co-leader of GLISPA

17.10.2016

President Danny Faure became the new Seychelles leader of the Global Island Partnership when he was sworn in on Sunday, succeeding Mr James Michel as one of GLISPA's four co-leaders.   President Michel chaired GLISPA until last year when the chair ... | read |
President Michel send message of condolence to Thailand following passing of King Bhumibol AdulyadejPresident Michel send message of condolence to Thailand following passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

14.10.2016

Following the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, President James Alix Michel has sent a letter of condolence to the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand, Mr Prayut Chan o Cha expressing the sympathies of ... | read |
Président Michel a adressé un message de condeleance a Haiti suite a l'ouragan MatthewPrésident Michel a adressé un message de condeleance a Haiti suite a l'ouragan Matthew

07.10.2016

Le President James Alix Michel a adressé un message de solidarité et du profonde tristesse à son homologue Ha?tien, Son Excellence Monsieur Jocelerme Privert, suite aux effets désastreux de l’ouragan « Matthew ». Le message du Président ... | read |
World bodies recognise Seychelles a leader in innovative finance for climate action and sustainable developmentWorld bodies recognise Seychelles a leader in innovative finance for climate action and sustainable development

07.10.2016

Seychelles’ pioneering work to develop innovative financing to build climate and fiscal resilience, sustainable development and a blue economy, and to respond to natural disasters were recognised at several events in Washington DC, the US ... | read |
Seychelles strengthens cooperation with the IAEA as it celebrates 60 years of contribution to peace and developmentSeychelles strengthens cooperation with the IAEA as it celebrates 60 years of contribution to peace and development

05.10.2016

Representatives of one hundred and fifty five member states of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) met in Vienna, Austria, last week for the 60th session of its General Conference and to celebrate achievements in ... | read |
Seychelles Climbs in IIAG rankings

05.10.2016

The 2016 Ibrahim Index of African Governance has been published and has again ranked African states on four major components pertinent to their development. These are: safety and rule of law, participation and human rights, ... | read |
Accréditation du nouvel ambassadeur de la Guinée aux SeychellesAccréditation du nouvel ambassadeur de la Guinée aux Seychelles

05.10.2016

S.E. Monsieur Mamadi Camara est le nouvel ambassadeur de la République Guinéen aux Seychelles.Il a remis ce matin ses lettres de créances au Président James Michel à State House. Les deux hommes ont ... | read |
Seychelles nationals given visa waiver by New ZealandSeychelles nationals given visa waiver by New Zealand

04.10.2016

From the 21 November 2016 this year Seychelles nationals will no longer need a visitor visa to travel to New Zealand for up to three months at a time. Immigration New Zealand (INZ) General Manager, ... | read |
Seychelles and Finland sign Bilateral Air Services AgreementSeychelles and Finland sign Bilateral Air Services Agreement

03.10.2016

The Government of the Republic of Seychelles and the Republic of Finland further deepened their bilateral relationship with the signing of a Bilateral Air Services Agreement signed by the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, ... | read |
President James expresses profound sadness following passing of Former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon PeresPresident James expresses profound sadness following passing of Former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres

28.09.2016

Following the passing of the former Prime Minister of the State of Israel, Shimon Peres, President James Michel has expressed in a letter of condolence profound sadness to the people of Israel and to Mr ... | read |
Ambassador Marie- Louise Potter, Permanent Representative of Seychelles to the United Nations addresses the 71st Session of the General Assembly DebatesAmbassador Marie- Louise Potter, Permanent Representative of Seychelles to the United Nations addresses the 71st Session of the General Assembly Debates

28.09.2016

Ambassador Potter today delivered a statement on behalf of President James Michel, at the 71st Session of the UN General Debate.  In her address the Seychelles Permanent Representative (PR) hailed the collaborative Journey that ... | read |
New Namibian High Commissioner to Seychelles accreditedNew Namibian High Commissioner to Seychelles accredited

27.09.2016

New Namibian High Commissioner to Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Veiccoh K. Nghiwete presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President and the High Commissioner discussed the way the countries ... | read |
New Slovak Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Slovak Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

27.09.2016

New Slovak Ambassador to Seychelles, H.E. Mr. František Dlhopol?ek presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President and the Ambassador spoke about cooperation in the field of education, ... | read |
Seychelles Elected Vice-President of Global Island Energy initiative

26.09.2016

Seychelles ambassador Ronny Jumeau was on Saturday elected one of two Vice-Presidents of the small island developing states' (SIDS') sustainable energy initiative, SIDS DOCK, for 2016-17.   Based in Belize, SIDS DOCK is the only organisation of small island developing ... | read |