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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 |
President Michel sends condolence message to Sri Lanka following landslidePresident Michel sends condolence message to Sri Lanka following landslide

19.05.2016

President James Michel has sent a letter of condolence to the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Maithripala Sirisena following the landslides, which have claimed many lives and caused widespread structural damage. ... | read |
New Ambassador of Seychelles to Slovenia seeks to widen new avenues of cooperationNew Ambassador of Seychelles to Slovenia seeks to widen new avenues of cooperation

18.05.2016

Earlier this month (on 3rd May 2016), Ambassador Selby Pillay presented to H.E. Mr Borut Pahor, President of the Republic of Slovenia his Letter of Credence as Ambassador of Seychelles to Slovenia, with residence ... | read |
President Michel felicite le nouveau president elu des ComoresPresident Michel felicite le nouveau president elu des Comores

17.05.2016

Monsieur James Michel, President de la Republique des Seychelles a adresse ses vives félicitations a Monsieur Azali Assoumani elu chef d'état de l'Union des Comores après  les résultats officiels proclamés dimanche par la cour constitutionnelle. ... | read |
New Palestinian Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Palestinian Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

17.05.2016

The new Palestinian Ambassador to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Hazem M. Shabat presented his credentials to President James Michel in a ceremony held at State House today. President Michel congratulated Ambassador Shabat ... | read |
New Ethiopian Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Ethiopian Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

11.05.2016

The new ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to the Republic of Seychelles, Ambassador H.E. Mr. Dina Mufti Sid presented his credentials to President James Michel, at State House this morning. The ... | read |
President Michel receives the Order of the Republic of Serbia on a Sash from New Serbian Ambassador accredited to SeychellesPresident Michel receives the Order of the Republic of Serbia on a Sash from New Serbian Ambassador accredited to Seychelles

10.05.2016

The new Serbian Ambassador to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Dragan Mraovic, presented his credentials to President James Michel in a ceremony held at State House today. President Michel congratulated the new Ambassador ... | read |
UNSG Ban Ki-moon bids farewell following historic visit to SeychellesUNSG Ban Ki-moon bids farewell following historic visit to Seychelles

09.05.2016

The United Nations Secretary-General, Mr Ban Ki-moon has departed earlier today following the successful completion of a two-day visit to the Republic of Seychelles. President James Michel and Vice President Danny Faure bid the Secretary-General ... | read |
The United Nations stands ready to work with Seychelles for a better future on a cleaner planetThe United Nations stands ready to work with Seychelles for a better future on a cleaner planet

08.05.2016

Seychelles President James Michel received the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, at State House this evening. The two leaders discussed state affairs in a tête-à-tête meeting before joining a bilateral meeting which ... | read |
Seychelles President welcomes UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to the Indian Ocean islandsSeychelles President welcomes UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to the Indian Ocean islands

07.05.2016

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Alix Michel, has warmly welcomed His Excellency Mr.  Ban Ki-moon, the Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) to Seychelles at the Seychelles International Airport this ... | read |
Official Visit of the United Nations Secretary General to SeychellesOfficial Visit of the United Nations Secretary General to Seychelles

02.05.2016

At the invitation of the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Alix Michel, the Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon will undertake an official visit to Seychelles from 7th to 8th of ... | read |
Seychelles defends its interests at ACP and ACP-EU Ministerial Meetings in Dakar, SenegalSeychelles defends its interests at ACP and ACP-EU Ministerial Meetings in Dakar, Senegal

02.05.2016

The 41st Joint ACP-EU Council of Ministers closed on 29th April in Dakar, Senegal, after two days of deliberations. The meeting was preceded by the 103rd session of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) Council ... | read |