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Grave Accident en France- Le Président Michel exprime sa tristesse et présente ses condoléancesGrave Accident en France- Le Président Michel exprime sa tristesse et présente ses condoléances

23.10.2015

A peine informé de la triste nouvelle de la collision qui s’est produite ce vendredi, en France, entre un bus et un camion près de Libourne, en Gironde, faisant plus d’une quarantaine de morts, le ... | read |
New Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to the People’s Republic of ChinaNew Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to the People’s Republic of China

22.10.2015

Ambassador Vivianne Fock-Tave has presented her Letter of Credence to His Excellency, President Xi Jinping, in Beijing, during a ceremony held at the Great Hall of the People. Ambassador Fock Tave becomes the second Ambassador ... | read |
President Michel congratulates newly elected Canadian Prime Minister TrudeauPresident Michel congratulates newly elected Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau

20.10.2015

President James Michel has sent a congratulatory letter to the new Prime Minister of Canada, Mr Justin Trudeau following the Liberal Party’s victory in the country’s general elections.  In his letter, President Michel on ... | read |
Seychelles Participates in International Conference on Climate Change and DefenceSeychelles Participates in International Conference on Climate Change and Defence

20.10.2015

Ambassador Bernard Shamlaye represented Seychelles at the first international conference on climate change and defence held in Paris on 14 October. Ambassador Shamlaye was representing President James Michel who holds the portfolio of Minister for ... | read |
Les Seychelles à la Conférence ministérielle de la Francophonie à ErevanLes Seychelles à la Conférence ministérielle de la Francophonie à Erevan

19.10.2015

L’Ambassadeur  des Seychelles en France Monsieur Bernard Shamlaye a représenté le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères et des Transports, Monsieur Joel Morgan, à la 31e session de la Conférence ministérielle de la Francophonie (CMF).  La ... | read |
SIDS Ministerial Meeting on Food Security and Climate Adaptation in Small Island Developing StatesSIDS Ministerial Meeting on Food Security and Climate Adaptation in Small Island Developing States

18.10.2015

A Ministerial Meeting of Small Island Developing States concluded its three-day deliberations at the Expo Milan 2015 today by adopting the Milan Declaration on enhancing Food Security and Climate Adaptation in the Small Island Developing ... | read |
Le Président James Michel adresse ses condoléances au peuple béninoisLe Président James Michel adresse ses condoléances au peuple béninois

16.10.2015

Le Président James Michel a adressé un message de condoléances et de compassion à son homologue le Président Thomas Yayi Boni à la suite du décès de l’ancien Président Mathieu Kérékou du Benin. Kérékou est ... | read |
Le premier ambassadeur de Mauritanie accréditéLe premier ambassadeur de Mauritanie accrédité

13.10.2015

Le premier ambassadeur de la République Islamique de Mauritanie auprès des Seychelles, son excellence Monsieur Mohamed Ould Hannani a présenté, ce mardi matin, ses lettres de créance au Président James Michel à State House. Cette ... | read |
Seychelles Foreign Minister writes letter to Mo Ibrahim Foundation disputing certain findings and criteria usedSeychelles Foreign Minister writes letter to Mo Ibrahim Foundation disputing certain findings and criteria used

08.10.2015

Following the publication of the 2015 Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) Seychelles finds itself in first position in East Africa and scored positively in Human Development and Sustainable Economic opportunity categories of the assessment. ... | read |
ILO and Seychelles willing to further strengthen their partnership

07.10.2015

The Assistant Director-General and Regional Director of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) for Africa, Mr.  Aeneas Chapinga Chuma, paid a courtesy call on President James Michel today at State House. Mr. Chuma is on an ... | read |
Thai ambassador to Seychelles accredited

07.10.2015

The new ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to Seychelles, Mr. Prasittiporn Wetprasit, presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President and the Ambassador discussed several fields of cooperation ... | read |
Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Seychelles accreditedSri Lankan High Commissioner to Seychelles accredited

07.10.2015

The new resident High Commissioner of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to Seychelles, Dr. Tikiri Herath Gunathilake, presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President and the ... | read |
President Michel meets with Commonwealth SG in margins of UNGAPresident Michel meets with Commonwealth SG in margins of UNGA

30.09.2015

President James Michel has engaged in a high profile bilateral discussion with Commonwealth Secretary-General, Kamalesh Sharma on Tuesday. They discussed way to harmonise positions for discussion ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of State Summit to ... | read |
President Michel engages with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in margins of UNGAPresident Michel engages with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in margins of UNGA

30.09.2015

President James Michel met with the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon in the margins of the Organisation's General Assembly on Tuesday. President Michel spoke with the Secretary General with regards to the ... | read |
President Michel calls for greater solidarity and climate commitment at UNGAPresident Michel calls for greater solidarity and climate commitment at UNGA

30.09.2015

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Alix Michel has addressed the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, which is a momentous occasion for the international ... | read |
President James Michel attends reception hosted by President Barack Obama for Heads of State in New YorkPresident James Michel attends reception hosted by President Barack Obama for Heads of State in New York

29.09.2015

President James Michel as well as other Heads of State attending the General Assembly where hosted on Monday evening by the President of the United States of America, Mr. Barack Obama to a reception at ... | read |
President James Michel at the forefront of debate promoting the sustainability of Oceans on Clinton Global Initiative PanelPresident James Michel at the forefront of debate promoting the sustainability of Oceans on Clinton Global Initiative Panel

29.09.2015

Speaking at a panel at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Special Session on Sustainable Oceans on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly’s General Debate on Monday, President James Michel made a strong statement ... | read |
Seychelles President James Michel attends largest opening of UN General Assembly DebateSeychelles President James Michel attends largest opening of UN General Assembly Debate

29.09.2015

President James Michel has attended the opening of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly Debate in New York on Monday President Michel is set to address the Assembly on Tuesday afternoon, highlighting ... | read |
Only through solidarity can we protect our environment and combat climate says Foreign Minister at UN Summit side eventOnly through solidarity can we protect our environment and combat climate says Foreign Minister at UN Summit side event

28.09.2015

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Joel Morgan has addressed the United Nations Summit for the adoption of the post-2015 Development Agenda specifically in the interactive Dialogue 4 side ... | read |
President Michel arrives in New York for 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly

28.09.2015

President James Michel and his delegation arrived in New York last night. Today, the President will attend the opening of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly, which is the largest gathering of heads ... | read |