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Seychelles concludes 2nd Joint Committee Meeting with PhilippinesSeychelles concludes 2nd Joint Committee Meeting with Philippines

25.04.2016

The second Joint Committee Meeting Seychelles-Philippines was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Manila on April 21 and co-chaired by Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne, Principal Secretary, and Ms. Laura Q. Del Rosario, Undersecretary, Department ... | read |
President Michel conveys the condolences of the Government and people of Seychelles to Ethiopia following cattle raid tragedyPresident Michel conveys the condolences of the Government and people of Seychelles to Ethiopia following cattle raid tragedy

22.04.2016

Following the cross border cattle raids in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia which has claimed the lives of more than 200 people and seen the kidnaping of 100 children; on behalf of the Government ... | read |
President Michel sends congratulatory note and conveys best wishes to Queen Elizabeth on 90th BirthdayPresident Michel sends congratulatory note and conveys best wishes to Queen Elizabeth on 90th Birthday

21.04.2016

On the occasion of Queen Elizabeth II 90th birthday, President James Michel has sent a congratulatory message to Her Majesty on behalf of the people and Government of the Republic of Seychelles and conveyed his very ... | read |
L’atelier COI-OIM de validation de la stratégie régionale migration et santé aux SeychellesL’atelier COI-OIM de validation de la stratégie régionale migration et santé aux Seychelles

18.04.2016

Les Seychelles accueillent les 20 et 21 avril l’atelier COI-OIM de validation de la stratégie régionale migration et santé, à l’hôtel Savoy, Beau-Vallon. L’objectif de cet atelier est de permettre aux pays membres de la ... | read |
President James Michel sends message of condolence to Ecuador following devastating earthquakePresident James Michel sends message of condolence to Ecuador following devastating earthquake

18.04.2016

Following the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake which struck the Ecuadorian coastal town of Manta, claiming over 250 lives, injuring many others and causing widespread structural damage, President James Michel on behalf of the Government ... | read |
Valorisation des Competence Francophone aux SeychellesValorisation des Competence Francophone aux Seychelles

18.04.2016

Pendant trois  jours du 12 au 14 avril 2016,  vingt-sept professionnels qui utilisent le français au travail, vont se présenter à l'entretien de la VAFIE (Valorisation des acquis francophones dans l’emploi) devant un jury. Les ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates Baroness Scotland as she assumes office as Secretary General of Commonwealth and expresses thanks to outgoing Commonwealth head Mr Kamalesh SharmaPresident Michel Congratulates Baroness Scotland as she assumes office as Secretary General of Commonwealth and expresses thanks to outgoing Commonwealth head Mr Kamalesh Sharma

01.04.2016

President James Michel has congratulated Baroness Patricia Scotland on behalf of the people and Government of the Republic of Seychelles as she assumes the Office of Secretary General of the Commonwealth today. In his message ... | read |
New Mozambican High Commissioner to Seychelles accreditedNew Mozambican High Commissioner to Seychelles accredited

30.03.2016

The new High Commissioner of Mozambique to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Paulino José Macaringue, presented his credentials to President James Michel in a ceremony held at State House today. President Michel congratulated ... | read |
Le Président Michel a acceulli le Secrétaire Générale de l’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie, Madame Michaëlle JeanLe Président Michel a acceulli le Secrétaire Générale de l’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie, Madame Michaëlle Jean

29.03.2016

Le Président James Michel a rencontré la Secrétaire Générale  de l'Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), Madame Michaëlle Jean,  à  State House ce matin.  La Secrétaire Générale est en visite officielle aux Seychelles, ... | read |
Condolence message sent to Pakistan by President Michel following Lahore suicide bombingCondolence message sent to Pakistan by President Michel following Lahore suicide bombing

28.03.2016

Following a devastating and senseless act of terror which has claimed over 60 lives in Lahore, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, President James Michel has sent a letter on behalf of the Government and people of Seychelles to ... | read |
President Michel sends message of condolence to Kingdom of Belgium following bomb blasts and condemns acts of terrorPresident Michel sends message of condolence to Kingdom of Belgium following bomb blasts and condemns acts of terror

22.03.2016

On behalf of the Government and people of Seychelles, in a message of condolence addressed to Mr. Charles Michel, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Belgium, President James Michel remarked that it was with a ... | read |
Consultative workshop held for Seychelles recommendations under UPRConsultative workshop held for Seychelles recommendations under UPR

22.03.2016

The Foreign Affairs Department held a consultative workshop regarding the recommendations Seychelles received under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism on the 22nd of March, 2016 at Care House, Victoria. The UPR was established by ... | read |
La Secre?taire ge?ne?rale de la Francophonie en visite officielle dans l’oce?an IndienLa Secre?taire ge?ne?rale de la Francophonie en visite officielle dans l’oce?an Indien

22.03.2016

La Secre?taire ge?ne?rale de la Francophonie, Madame Michae?lle Jean, se rendra du 22 au 29 mars 2016 en visite officielle a? Madagascar, a? Maurice et aux Seychelles. A? Madagascar, la Secre?taire ge?ne?rale s’entretiendra avec le ... | read |
President Michel expresses sympathy to family of Seychellois victim of FlyDubai flight and sends message of condolence to Russian President Vladimir PutinPresident Michel expresses sympathy to family of Seychellois victim of FlyDubai flight and sends message of condolence to Russian President Vladimir Putin

19.03.2016

Following the airline disaster of FlyDubai Flight FZ981 which has claimed over 60 souls, including a Seychellois national, President James Michel has expressed his condolences on behalf of the people of Seychelles to his Russian ... | read |
Message du Président James Alix Michel A l’occasion de la Journée Internationale de la FrancophonieMessage du Président James Alix Michel A l’occasion de la Journée Internationale de la Francophonie

18.03.2016

Aujourd’hui nous célébrons avec les autres 220 millions de  femmes, d’hommes et de jeunes parlant français à travers le monde le 20 mars, date anniversaire de la fondation de la Francophonie à Niamey en 1970 ... | read |
Seychelles supports initiative to implement anti poaching strategy at SADC Council of MinistersSeychelles supports initiative to implement anti poaching strategy at SADC Council of Ministers

17.03.2016

Minister Wallace Cosgrow headed the Seychelles’ delegation at the SADC Council of Ministers’ meeting that was held in Gaborone, Botswana from the 14th to 15th March 2016. In her opening statement at the Council of ... | read |
Visite de Courtoisie par le Commandant Supérieur des FAZSOIVisite de Courtoisie par le Commandant Supérieur des FAZSOI

16.03.2016

Le Général de Brigade Franck Reignier, Commandant Supérieur des Forces Armées dans la Zone Sud de l’Océan Indien (FAZSOI) a été reçu ce mardi à State House par le Président James A Michel. Il était ... | read |
New German Ambassador to Seychelles AccreditedNew German Ambassador to Seychelles Accredited

15.03.2016

The new Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mrs. Jutta Frasch presented her credentials to President James Michel at State House today. President Michel and Ambassador Frasch ... | read |
Message from President James Michel on the occasion of Commonwealth DayMessage from President James Michel on the occasion of Commonwealth Day

14.03.2016

Message from President James Michel on the occasion of Commonwealth Day14th March 2016As is customary every year on the second Monday of the month of March, we proudly celebrate Commonwealth Day, which serves to remind ... | read |
Le Nonce Apostolique du Vatican accréditéLe Nonce Apostolique du Vatican accrédité

09.03.2016

Le Nonce Apostolique du Vatican auprès des Seychelles, S.E. Mgr Paolo Rocco Gualtieri a présenté, ce mardi matin, ses lettres de créance au Président James Michel à State House. Les discussions qui ont suivi ... | read |