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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 |
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 |