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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 |
Seychelles highlights importance of Goal 14 of oceans sustainibility at UN Post 2015 Development Agenda SummitSeychelles highlights importance of Goal 14 of oceans sustainibility at UN Post 2015 Development Agenda Summit

27.09.2015

Mr. Joël Morgan, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport is representing President Janes Michel at the United Nations Summit for the adoption of the Post-2015 Development Agenda currently being held in New York, United Nations Headquarters,... | read |
President Michel to speak on Seychelles' Blue Economy development at Clinton Global Initiative Special Session on Sustainable Oceans

26.09.2015

President James Michel has been invited by former US President Bill Clinton and the Clinton Foundation to speak on a panel on sustainable oceans on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly’s General Debate by world ... | read |
President Michel extends condolences to Saudi Arabia following tragic deaths of pilgrims to MeccaPresident Michel extends condolences to Saudi Arabia following tragic deaths of pilgrims to Mecca

25.09.2015

Shortly after the tragedy of a crane crashing into a crowd of pilgrims in Mecca killing and injuring many, an incident at Mina during the hajj pilgrimage has claimed the lives of over seven hundred people. ... | read |
Seychelles Maritime Safety Administration Head appointed as IMO Maritime AmbassadorSeychelles Maritime Safety Administration Head appointed as IMO Maritime Ambassador

23.09.2015

The Director General of the Seychelles Maritime Safety Administration, SMSA, Captain Joachim Valmont has as of the 11th of September 2015, been appointed as a Maritime Ambassador for the International Maritime Organization, this following nomination ... | read |
President Michel at the 70th General Assembly of the United NationsPresident Michel at the 70th General Assembly of the United Nations

22.09.2015

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Alix Michel is travelling to New-York to participate in the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly which will take place at the end of ... | read |
New Australian Prime Minister congratulated on appointment by President MichelNew Australian Prime Minister congratulated on appointment by President Michel

16.09.2015

In a congratulatory note, on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, President James Michel warmly congratulated Mr Malcolm Turnbull following his appointment as the new Prime Minister of the Commonwealth ... | read |
Slovak Ambassador to Seychelles bids farewellSlovak Ambassador to Seychelles bids farewell

15.09.2015

The outgoing Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Dr. Michal Mlynar, paid a farewell call on President James Michel today at State House, at the end of his three ... | read |
The Nigerian High Commissioner to Seychelles bids farewellThe Nigerian High Commissioner to Seychelles bids farewell

15.09.2015

The outgoing Nigerian High Commissioner to Seychelles, H.E. Mr.  Solomon Akintola Oyateru paid a farewell call on President James Michel at State House this morning following a tenure of three years. He was accompanied ... | read |
Congratulatory note sent to Singaporean Prime Minister by President Michel following Election winCongratulatory note sent to Singaporean Prime Minister by President Michel following Election win

15.09.2015

President James Michel has congratulated the Singaporean Prime Minister, Mr Lee Hsien Loong following the People's Action Party's resounding victory in the country's General Elections. In a congratulatory note, President Michel said "this victory is message to ... | read |
Seychelles and Botswana set to deepen ties with signing of MoU in EducationSeychelles and Botswana set to deepen ties with signing of MoU in Education

15.09.2015

A memorandum of understanding in the field of education between the Ministries of education of the both the Republics of Seychelles and Botswana was completed today at Maison Queau de Quinssy.  The Minister for ... | read |
President Michel expresses sadness following crane disaster in city of MeccaPresident Michel expresses sadness following crane disaster in city of Mecca

14.09.2015

Following the crane disaster crashing in the Grand Mosque, in the city of Mecca claiming over one hundred lives and injury many others, President James Michel has sent a message of condolence on behalf of ... | read |
President Michel sends profound condolences to India following devastating blast in JhabuaPresident Michel sends profound condolences to India following devastating blast in Jhabua

14.09.2015

President James Michel has extended his most sincere condolence to the Government and people of the Republic of India following the tragic cylinder blast explosion that took place in Jhabua in the State of Madhya Pradesh ... | read |
Ghanaian High Commissioner to the Seychelles AccreditedGhanaian High Commissioner to the Seychelles Accredited

09.09.2015

The High Commissioner of Ghana to Seychelles, Mr. Kwesi Ahwoi presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President and the Ambassador discussed various areas of bilateral cooperation between the ... | read |
British High Commissioner to Seychelles accreditedBritish High Commissioner to Seychelles accredited

09.09.2015

The new British High Commissioner to Seychelles, Ms. Caron Röhsler, presented her credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President and the High Commissioner discussed several fields of cooperation such as ... | read |
President Michel extends condolences to United Arab Emirates following death of soldiers in YemenPresident Michel extends condolences to United Arab Emirates following death of soldiers in Yemen

07.09.2015

On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles President James Michel has transmitted a letter of condolence to His Highness Sheik Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab ... | read |