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Vice President Faure meets the Director General of UNESCO highlighting the Blue EconomyVice President Faure meets the Director General of UNESCO highlighting the Blue Economy

09.06.2015

Vice President Danny Faure met with Mrs Irina Bukova, the Director General of UNESCO, during his visit to the organisation’s headquarters in Paris on the occasion of the World Oceans Day on 8th June. The ... | read |
Vice President Faure attends World Oceans Day Celebration and the African Tripartite Economic Blocs SummitVice President Faure attends World Oceans Day Celebration and the African Tripartite Economic Blocs Summit

08.06.2015

The Vice President Danny Faure will be representing the President James Michel at the United Nations World Oceans Day Commemoration to be held at  the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France on 8th June 2015. The ... | read |
Strengthening Human Rights framework in Seychelles key; following Commonwealth visit to SeychellesStrengthening Human Rights framework in Seychelles key; following Commonwealth visit to Seychelles

01.06.2015

The Government of Seychelles, in collaboration with the Commonwealth Secretariat have conducted a one week set of multi-pronged activities focusing on human rights, from the 25th to 29th of May at the Eden Bleu Hotel ... | read |
Seychelles speaks out on key multilateral development issues in Brussels at ACP Ministerial MeetingSeychelles speaks out on key multilateral development issues in Brussels at ACP Ministerial Meeting

30.05.2015

Secretary of State for the Department of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure, representing Foreign Minister Joël Morgan at the African Caribbean and Pacific Group and ACP-EU ministerial meetings in Brussels, spoke out on a number ... | read |
Tanzanian parliamentary delegation engages with Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport during Seychelles fact finding missionTanzanian parliamentary delegation engages with Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport during Seychelles fact finding mission

29.05.2015

As part of a study tour on deep sea fishing in the Seychelles, a large delegation comprising over twenty members of the Parliament of the United Republic of Tanzania, paid a courtesy visit to the ... | read |
President Michel congratulates new Designate ADB PresidentPresident Michel congratulates new Designate ADB President

29.05.2015

Following the conclusion of the election for the new President of the African Development Bank, President James Michel has conveyed the congratulations of the people and government of Seychelles to the new President Designate of ... | read |
Second Norwegian Ambassador to Seychelles AccreditedSecond Norwegian Ambassador to Seychelles Accredited

27.05.2015

The second ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Victor Conrad Rønneberg, presented his credentials to President James Michel in ceremony held at State House today. President Michel congratulated ... | read |
Minister Morgan statement welcoming Alliance Vanille imminent signingMinister Morgan statement welcoming Alliance Vanille imminent signing

27.05.2015

The official announcement made today by the Indian Ocean Commission is most welcome and follows technical meetings between our respective national air carriers and at a political level, discussions between member states.  It is ... | read |
President Michel Message Africa Day 2015President Michel Message Africa Day 2015

25.05.2015

Today, on the 25th of May 2015, Seychelles joins the rest of the world in celebrating Africa Day. Today, we look not at our insularity and the ocean that physically separates us from the mother ... | read |
Capacity Building workshop held in Seychelles to Respond to threats of CBRNCapacity Building workshop held in Seychelles to Respond to threats of CBRN

22.05.2015

The Division of Disaster and Risk Management (DRDM), in collaboration with the European Union (EU) Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Centres of Excellence, and the Foreign Affairs Department, have come together this week for ... | read |
Le Ministre Morgan au 30ème Conseil des Ministres de la COILe Ministre Morgan au 30ème Conseil des Ministres de la COI

20.05.2015

Le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères et des Transports, Joel Morgan, participe à son premier Conseil des Ministres de la Commission de l’Océan Indien  à Madagascar où il doit se pencher avec ses pairs de la ... | read |
BASA signed : greater impetus given to growing Brazil Seychelles relationshipBASA signed : greater impetus given to growing Brazil Seychelles relationship

20.05.2015

The Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil to Seychelles, H.E. Francisco Carlos Soares Luz ends his tenure in Seychelles and has bade farewell to President James Michel in a meeting held at State ... | read |
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trasnport realigns operational jurisdictions of Seychelles missions abroadMinistry of Foreign Affairs and Trasnport realigns operational jurisdictions of Seychelles missions abroad

15.05.2015

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to highlight modifications of jurisdiction of its missions abroad. In particular, the Seychelles mission in Beijing, People’s Republic of China has been adjusted and will now cover the People’s ... | read |
The Second Seychelles-Korea Joint Committee Meeting Takes Place in Seoul: Building Closer tiesThe Second Seychelles-Korea Joint Committee Meeting Takes Place in Seoul: Building Closer ties

15.05.2015

On Friday morning, 15th May 2015, Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne , Principal Secretary for Foreign Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Transport, visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea to hold ... | read |
PS for Foreign Affairs engages with Republic of Korea in 2nd Joint Commission MeetingPS for Foreign Affairs engages with Republic of Korea in 2nd Joint Commission Meeting

13.05.2015

Principal Secretary For Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne will be heading a delegation to Seoul, Republic of Korea for the 2nd Joint Committee meeting between the Republic of Korea and the Republic of Seychelles to ... | read |
Greater coordination between states necessary, says Minister Morgan at opening of Search and Rescue Coordination Committee meetingGreater coordination between states necessary, says Minister Morgan at opening of Search and Rescue Coordination Committee meeting

12.05.2015

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr. Joël Morgan officially opened the second Search and Rescue Coordination Committee meeting (SAR) today with the participants from Tanzania, Kenya and Seychelles which will build on the first ... | read |
Seychelles and China long friendship moves towards practical cooperation: Minister Morgan and Vice Minister Zhang hold talksSeychelles and China long friendship moves towards practical cooperation: Minister Morgan and Vice Minister Zhang hold talks

09.05.2015

As part of his African tour, Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), Mr Zhang Ming met with Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr. Joël Morgan this morning at ... | read |
President Michel meets with Chinese Vice Foreign Minister - "China is crucial for the economic prosperity of Africa."President Michel meets with Chinese Vice Foreign Minister - "China is crucial for the economic prosperity of Africa."

09.05.2015

The Chinese Vice Foreign Minister, Mr. Zhang Ming, paid a courtesy call on President James Michel today at State House. He was accompanied by the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Seychelles, Mrs. ... | read |
President Michel congratulates Prime Minister Cameron on UK re-election: Seychelles and Britain historic partnership to be further consolidatedPresident Michel congratulates Prime Minister Cameron on UK re-election: Seychelles and Britain historic partnership to be further consolidated

08.05.2015

President James Michel, on behalf of the people and Government of the Republic of Seychelles extended his warmest and most sincere congratulations to Mr David Cameron on his re-election as Prime Minister of the United ... | read |
Minister Morgan appoints new Marine Accident Investigation Board to benefit growing shipping industryMinister Morgan appoints new Marine Accident Investigation Board to benefit growing shipping industry

08.05.2015

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr Joël Morgan has appointed a new board of the Marine Accident Investigation Board for a period of two years, effective as of the 1st May 2015. The Marine ... | read |