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President Faure Holds Bilateral Meeting With Prime Minister of Morocco On The Margins Of COP 22President Faure Holds Bilateral Meeting With Prime Minister of Morocco On The Margins Of COP 22

18.11.2016

President Danny Faure on his overseas mission to Marrakech, Morocco, held a bilateral meeting with the Prime Minister of Morocco, H.E. Mr. Abdelilah Benkirane.Both leaders agreed that there is a need to enhance ... | read |
Seychelles Awarded Chairmanship of New Island Commission during Africa Action Summit held in MarrakechSeychelles Awarded Chairmanship of New Island Commission during Africa Action Summit held in Marrakech

18.11.2016

Seychelles was nominated for Chairmanship of the newly formed Commission for Islands established during the Africa Action Summit held on 16th November 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco. The summit was held in the margins of 22nd ... | read |
President Faure calls on the International Community to formally re-embrace and commit to the outcome of the Paris Agreement with special attention given to Small Island Developing States (SIDS)President Faure calls on the International Community to formally re-embrace and commit to the outcome of the Paris Agreement with special attention given to Small Island Developing States (SIDS)

17.11.2016

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure, joined other world Leaders in Marrakech, Morocco, on 14th November 2016, for the 22nd Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) to the ... | read |
Ministry of Foreign Affairs mourns loss of Honorary Consul Mr Phillippe de BaetsMinistry of Foreign Affairs mourns loss of Honorary Consul Mr Phillippe de Baets

16.11.2016

Following the passing of Seychelles' Mr Phillippe de Baets, Seychelles' Honorary Consul General based in Brussels and Walloon region in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has conveyed its deepest sympathies to ... | read |
President Faure to attend COP 22 in MoroccoPresident Faure to attend COP 22 in Morocco

16.11.2016

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, President Danny Faure, will join other world leaders in Marrakesh, Morocco for the 22nd Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) under the auspices of the ... | read |
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 |