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Le Président Michel reçoit le Ministre des Affaires étrangères du Maroc

14.07.2016

Le Président James Michel a reçu le Ministre des Affaires étrangères et de la Coopération du Royaume du Maroc, Monsieur Salaheddine Mezouar à State House, mercredi matin. Monsieur Michel a exprimé sa satisfaction pour la ... | read |
President Michel meets with Ugandan Special EnvoyPresident Michel meets with Ugandan Special Envoy

12.07.2016

President James Michel met with the Honourable Frederick Ruhindi, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General of Uganda, at State House this morning. Hon. Ruhindi is the presidential special envoy for the Ugandan campaign for ... | read |
New Japanese Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Japanese Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

12.07.2016

The new Japanese Ambassador to Seychelles, HE. Mr. Toshitsugu Uesawa, presented his credentials to President James Michel this morning. President Michel congratulated Ambassador Uesawa on his accreditation, and reaffirmed the excellent relations between the two ... | read |
China and Seychelles celebrate 40 years of Independence and the establishment of diplomatic ties in BeijingChina and Seychelles celebrate 40 years of Independence and the establishment of diplomatic ties in Beijing

04.07.2016

On the occasion of the 40th Anniversary of the Independence of Seychelles and forty years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Seychelles and the People's Republic China, a reception was organised on ... | read |
Visite d’adieu du Secretaire général de la Commission de l'Ocean Indien aux SeychellesVisite d’adieu du Secretaire général de la Commission de l'Ocean Indien aux Seychelles

30.06.2016

Le secrétaire général de la Commission de l'Océan Indien (COI), M. Jean-Claude de l’Estrac, a rendu une visite d’adieu, ce jeudi, au Président James Michel à State House. Le Président Michel a remercié Monsieur de ... | read |
President Michel sends message of condolence to Turkey following terrorist attack on Istanbul airportPresident Michel sends message of condolence to Turkey following terrorist attack on Istanbul airport

29.06.2016

More than forty people have been killed and over 140 others injured in a terrorist attack in Istanbul, Republic of Turkey, at the Ataturk International Airport. Following the tragedy, President James Michel has sent a ... | read |
Seychelles elected vice-chair of SIDS energy initiativeSeychelles elected vice-chair of SIDS energy initiative

28.06.2016

The Executive Council of SIDS DOCK, the global sustainable energy and energy efficiency initiative for small island developing states, has  elected Seychelles as  Vice-Chair for the AIMS region for 2016-2017. The Chair is Dominica in ... | read |
Seychelles human rights report adopted at the UN Human Rights CouncilSeychelles human rights report adopted at the UN Human Rights Council

24.06.2016

Seychelles’ second cycle report under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) was adopted at the 32nd session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on the 24th of June, 2016. This follows Seychelles’ review ... | read |
Seychelles calls for adoption of vulnerability index at TICAD VI Ministerial ConferenceSeychelles calls for adoption of vulnerability index at TICAD VI Ministerial Conference

20.06.2016

A Ministerial-level Preparatory Meeting for the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD-VI) was held in Banjul, Capital of the Islamic Republic of Gambia, from 16th to 17th June 2016. TICAD is a conference ... | read |
New Brazilian Ambassador accreditedNew Brazilian Ambassador accredited

15.06.2016

The new ambassador for the Federative Republic of Brazil to Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Carlos Alfonso Iglesias Puente, presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. Congratulating Ambassador Puente on his ... | read |
4th EU-Seychelles Political Dialogue4th EU-Seychelles Political Dialogue

03.06.2016

The 4th Political Dialogue meeting between the Republic of Seychelles and the European Union as provided for under Article 8 of the Cotonou Partnership Agreement was held today in Victoria. The Minister for Foreign Affairs ... | read |
Seychelles highlights priorities at 8th Summit of the ACP Heads of State and GovernmentSeychelles highlights priorities at 8th Summit of the ACP Heads of State and Government

01.06.2016

President Michel was represented at the 8th Summit of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) by Secretary of State Ambassador Barry Faure. The Summit, held on the theme of “Repositioning the ACP ... | read |
Cypriot Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedCypriot Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

31.05.2016

The new Cypriot Ambassador to Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Andreas Panayiotou,presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The two countries have strong historical links dating back to the mid-1950s when ... | read |
New Algerian Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Algerian Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

31.05.2016

The new Algerian Ambassador to Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Mokaddem Bafdal, presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. President Michel thanked Algeria for the many years of cooperation and friendship, ... | read |
New Seychelles Ambassador to the Holy See and Sovereign Order of Malta presents Credentials to Pope Francis and The Grandmaster, Fra' Mathew FestingNew Seychelles Ambassador to the Holy See and Sovereign Order of Malta presents Credentials to Pope Francis and The Grandmaster, Fra' Mathew Festing

30.05.2016

Ambassador Selby Pillay was one of six new envoys who presented his Letters of Credence to Pope Francis on 19th May 2016, at the Vatican, accrediting him to the Holy See.   The Pontiff reciprocated President James ... | read |
President Michel sends message for Africa DayPresident Michel sends message for Africa Day

25.05.2016

Seychelles is cognizant of its inherent place within the greater African Union family and joins the continent in once again reaffirming the unity, which has bound us since the days of our Organisation’s inception. On ... | read |
Musée National de la Marine des Seychelles- Partenariat France-Seychelles : signature à Paris d’un Protocole d’EntenteMusée National de la Marine des Seychelles- Partenariat France-Seychelles : signature à Paris d’un Protocole d’Entente

24.05.2016

La signature, le 9 mai 2016, du Protocole d’Entente entre le Ministère du Tourisme et de la Culture de la République des Seychelles et du Musée national de la Marine en France à l’ambassade des ... | read |
Vice President Faure at the 2016 World Humanitarian SummitVice President Faure at the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit

23.05.2016

The Vice President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure,  is representing the Head of State, Mr. James Alix Michel, at the first World Humanitarian Summit being held from 23rd to 24th May 2016, ... | read |
Le Directeur Pays du Programme Commun ONUSIDA présente ses lettres de créanceLe Directeur Pays du Programme Commun ONUSIDA présente ses lettres de créance

19.05.2016

Le Directeur Pays du Programme Commun des Nations Unies sur le VIH/SIDA (ONUSIDA) pour les Seychelles, Madagascar, Comores, et Maurice, M. Salvator NIYONZIMA, a présenté ses lettres de créance au chef de la diplomatie seychelloise, ... | read |
Seychelles highlights scope of CGPCS in Djibouti at 3rd Eastern Southern African and Indian Ocean Region Ministerial MeetingSeychelles highlights scope of CGPCS in Djibouti at 3rd Eastern Southern African and Indian Ocean Region Ministerial Meeting

19.05.2016

A delegation from Seychelles attended the 3rd Eastern Southern African and Indian Ocean Region Ministerial Meeting on May 15 2016 in, Djibouti. The Seychelles delegation was led by Ambassador Joseph Nourrice based in Addis Ababa, who ... | read |