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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 |
La COI appuie l’appel du Président Michel contre le trafic de drogueLa COI appuie l’appel du Président Michel contre le trafic de drogue

27.02.2016

La COI a fait sien l’appel du Président James Michel pour un sursaut régional dans la lutte contre le trafic de drogue, suite à l’intervention du Ministre des Affaires Etrangères et des Transports, M. Joel ... | read |
Le Ministre Joel Morgan à La Réunion pour le 31e Conseil de la COILe Ministre Joel Morgan à La Réunion pour le 31e Conseil de la COI

25.02.2016

Le Ministre des Affaires étrangères et des Transports, Monsieur Joel Morgan, conduit la délégation des Seychelles à la 31e session du Conseil des ministres de la Commission de l’Océan Indien prévu du 23 au 26 ... | read |
President James Michel expresses condolences following demise of former UN Secretary General Bourtos Boutros GhaliPresident James Michel expresses condolences following demise of former UN Secretary General Bourtos Boutros Ghali

17.02.2016

Following the demise of former United Nations Secretary General, Mr Boutros Boutros Ghali, President James Michel on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles has expressed his deepest condolences. Mr Boutros ... | read |
New Danish ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Danish ambassador to Seychelles accredited

15.02.2016

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to the Republic of Seychelles, HE. Ms. Mette Knudsen, presented her credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. President Michel and Ambassador Knudsen spoke about ... | read |
Seychelles-Botswana Relations- Teachers deployed to SeychellesSeychelles-Botswana Relations- Teachers deployed to Seychelles

12.02.2016

The High Commissioner of Seychelles to Botswana, Mr Claude Morel, travelled to the capital city of Botswana, Gaborone, on Thursday 11 February 2016 at the invitation of the country's Minister of Education and Skills Development, ... | read |
Seychelles joins the Global Fight against Illicit Arms TradeSeychelles joins the Global Fight against Illicit Arms Trade

09.02.2016

On 31st January 2016, the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) officially came into effect for Seychelles. The treaty, which seeks to prevent and eradicate the illicit global trade of arms, was signed by the Ambassador to ... | read |
Further congratulatory messages following second round election victory of President James Alix Michel in December run-off electionFurther congratulatory messages following second round election victory of President James Alix Michel in December run-off election

05.02.2016

Following the victory of President James Alix Michel in the run off general election in December 2015, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Transport has received additional congratulatory messages from various nations, organisations and individuals, ... | read |
Sustainable Development: EU and Seychelles sign a new financing agreement of 2.2 million eurosSustainable Development: EU and Seychelles sign a new financing agreement of 2.2 million euros

05.02.2016

The Government of Seychelles receives 2.2. million euros from the European union in support of the implementation of its sustainable development agenda. These funds will support the Government in formulating new projects and attracting ... | read |
Adaptation to Climate Change: The European Union assists in addressing flooding on the island of La DigueAdaptation to Climate Change: The European Union assists in addressing flooding on the island of La Digue

04.02.2016

 H.E Marjaana Sall, Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Seychelles and Mr Simon Springett, the United Nations Resident Coordinator UNDO Resident Representative signed a new agreement of 1,360,ooo euros ... | read |
Anti Piracy Group CGPCS holds 1st strategy meeting of the year under Seychelles chairmanship in MumbaiAnti Piracy Group CGPCS holds 1st strategy meeting of the year under Seychelles chairmanship in Mumbai

04.02.2016

Under the chairmanship of Seychelles, Minister Joel Morgan, chairman of the Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia, (CGPCS), concluded its first strategy meeting of the group, which was held and hosted by ... | read |
US Ambassador to Seychelles bids farewellUS Ambassador to Seychelles bids farewell

03.02.2016

The United States of America’s Ambassador  to Seychelles, H.E. Mrs. Shari Villarosa paid a farewell call on President James Michel at State House this morning following a three year tenure, based in Mauritius. President ... | read |
Seychelles formally Announces withdrawal from UNSC raceSeychelles formally Announces withdrawal from UNSC race

31.01.2016

Seychelles has formally announced its withdrawal as the East African Candidate for the Non-Permanent Seat of the United Nations Security Council for the period 2017-2018 at the 28th meeting of the Executive Council of African ... | read |
Seychelles deepens ties during bilateral in the margins of the African Union SummitSeychelles deepens ties during bilateral in the margins of the African Union Summit

29.01.2016

The Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr Joël Morgan, has said the Seychelles Government is committed to improving its institutions and actively tackling issues of income inequality. Speaking to the Secretary General of ... | read |
African Islands Meet at the AU SummitAfrican Islands Meet at the AU Summit

29.01.2016

The Foreign Ministers of the Island States of the African Union met within the margins of the on-going 28th Executive Council of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to consolidate the position of the ... | read |
Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to SwitzerlandSeychelles Ambassador Accredited to Switzerland

29.01.2016

Ambassador Selby Pillay has presented his credentials to the Federal President of the Swiss Confederation,  Johann Schneider- Ammann at a ceremony in the Federal Palace in Bern. Ambassador Pillay conveyed President James Michel’s warm greetings ... | read |
The European Union provides new support to Seychelles regional economic integrationThe European Union provides new support to Seychelles regional economic integration

28.01.2016

 A team obtrude experts are in Seychelles this week to meet with public and private stakeholders. Their mission:to define the actions under a new project of seven million euros in support of Seychelles for the implementation ... | read |
Seychelles accredits Ambassador to South KoreaSeychelles accredits Ambassador to South Korea

27.01.2016

Seychelles resident Ambassador in Beijing, Ms. Vivianne Fock Tave, has presented her Letters of Credence to H.E President Park Geun-hye in a ceremony held in Seoul on 15th January 2016. During the audience with ... | read |
New Finnish Ambassador to Seychelles accreditedNew Finnish Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

27.01.2016

The new Ambassador of of Finland to Seychelles, H.E. Ms. Tarja Fernández, presented her credentials to President James Michel at State House today. President Michel and Ambassador Fernández spoke about creating new partnerships in ... | read |
Indonesian Ambassador pays farewell call to President James MichelIndonesian Ambassador pays farewell call to President James Michel

27.01.2016

The Ambassador of Indonesia, H.E. Mr. Sunu M. Soemarno has today bid farewell to President James Michel in a meeting held at State House, following his three and half-year tenure in office. President James ... | read |