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Seychelles at the Egypt Economic Development ConferenceSeychelles at the Egypt Economic Development Conference

18.03.2015

The President of the Republic, James Michel, was represented at the Egypt Economic Development Conference (13-15 March) by Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) Ambassador Barry Faure. Egypt received the resounding support of the international community ... | read |
President Michel pledges support and expresses profound sadness following devastating cyclone in VanuatuPresident Michel pledges support and expresses profound sadness following devastating cyclone in Vanuatu

16.03.2015

Following a devastating cyclone which ravaged the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, President James Michel has addressed a message of condolences and solidarity to Ni-Vanuatu President Baldwin Lonsdale and the Government and people of Vanuatu, ... | read |
Seychelles and Singapore aim to create synergies for shared GrowthSeychelles and Singapore aim to create synergies for shared Growth

15.03.2015

Minister Jean Paul Adam, the Minister of Finance, Trade and The Blue Economy signed has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE) organisation to allow the two countries to better ... | read |
Seychelles and Mauritius Share Unique relationship: President Michel congratulates Mauritius on 47th National DaySeychelles and Mauritius Share Unique relationship: President Michel congratulates Mauritius on 47th National Day

12.03.2015

President James Michel congratulated President of the Republic of Mauritius, Mr. Rajkeswur Purryag, as well as to the Government and people of Mauritius on the occasion of the 47th anniversary of the National Day Celebrations ... | read |
Prime Minister Modi departs from Seychelles: “India will always be with you”Prime Minister Modi departs from Seychelles: “India will always be with you”

11.03.2015

The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left the country on a flight from the Seychelles International Airport this afternoon. Seychelles President James Michel bid the Prime Minister and his delegation farewell, accompanied by Vice ... | read |
Seychelles and India on a trajectory to consolidate cooperation after MoU SigningSeychelles and India on a trajectory to consolidate cooperation after MoU Signing

11.03.2015

The Republic of Seychelles and the Republic of India further strengthened their bilateral relations with the signing of four memoranda of understanding (MoU) at a ceremony held at State House this morning coinciding with the ... | read |
Seychelles President meets with Indian Prime Minister: The Indian Ocean is a bridge that unites us and our aspirations of shared prosperity for our peoplesSeychelles President meets with Indian Prime Minister: The Indian Ocean is a bridge that unites us and our aspirations of shared prosperity for our peoples

11.03.2015

Seychelles President James Michel received the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, at State House this morning. The two leaders discussed state affairs in a tête-à-tête meeting before joining a bilateral meeting which was ... | read |
Les Seychelles et le Togo établissent des relations diplomatiquesLes Seychelles et le Togo établissent des relations diplomatiques

10.03.2015

Les Seychelles et la République du Togo (Afrique de l’Ouest) ont établi au début de ce mois des relations diplomatiques à la suite de la signature d’un accord dans ce sens, élargissant ainsi la voie ... | read |
Seychelles seeks SADC support for non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security CouncilSeychelles seeks SADC support for non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council

09.03.2015

Secretary of State in the Department of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure, headed the Seychelles delegation at the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers meeting that was held on the 6th – 7th ... | read |
Prime Minister Narendra Modi forthcoming official Visit to SeychellesPrime Minister Narendra Modi forthcoming official Visit to Seychelles

04.03.2015

The Prime Minister of the Republic of India, His Excellency Narendra Modi, is to pay an Official Visit to the Republic of Seychelles. Prime Minister Modi will be in Seychelles from the 10th to the ... | read |
Visite d'adieu de l'Ambassadeur de France aux SeychellesVisite d'adieu de l'Ambassadeur de France aux Seychelles

04.03.2015

La visite d'adieu de Son Excellence Madame Genevieve Iancu a ete l'occasion pour le President James Michel de rappeler le caractere strategique des excellentes relations d'amitie et de cooperation que les Seychelles et la France ... | read |
Seychelles Ambassador accredited to Zimbabwe

27.02.2015

Mr Claude Morel became the first Ambassador of Seychelles to be accredited to Zimbabwe when he presented his Letters of Credentials to President Robert Mugabe at State House in Harare on Thursday 19th February 2015, ... | read |
SONA: I Love Seychelles! - Let us rededicate ourselves to the progress of our country and the wellbeing of our peopleSONA: I Love Seychelles! - Let us rededicate ourselves to the progress of our country and the wellbeing of our people

27.02.2015

President James Michel delivered his 11th State of the Nation Address to the Seychelles National Assembly this afternoon, placing emphasis on the principles of patriotism, empowerment, national unity, social harmony, solidarity, entrepreneurial spirit, and family ... | read |
Seychelles Signs Landmark Debt Buyback Agreement with The Paris Club for Debt-For-Climate Change Adaptation InitiativeSeychelles Signs Landmark Debt Buyback Agreement with The Paris Club for Debt-For-Climate Change Adaptation Initiative

27.02.2015

Seychelles President James Michel announced today during his State of the Nation Address in the National Assembly that Seychelles? efforts to combine marine conservation and liability management objectives through an innovative structure received a major ... | read |
Seychelles signs Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance  in Tax MattersSeychelles signs Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters

26.02.2015

Minister Jean-Paul Adam has signed the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters on Tuesday 24th February at a bilateral consultation meeting with the OECD Secretariat at the OECD Headquarters in Paris.? Following ... | read |
Lutte contre la Piraterie maritime et Securite; maritime- Les Seychelles et Madagascar d'accord sur le role des centres que chacun des deux pays doit hebergerLutte contre la Piraterie maritime et Securite; maritime- Les Seychelles et Madagascar d'accord sur le role des centres que chacun des deux pays doit heberger

14.02.2015

Les Seychelles et Madagascar sont tombes d?accord sur le rle que chacun des deux pays doit jouer dans le cadre du programme MASE de lutte contre la piraterie et la promotion de la scurit maritime ... | read |
Ministry of Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy welcomes Hunt Deltel launch of new Indian Ocean shipping routeMinistry of Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy welcomes Hunt Deltel launch of new Indian Ocean shipping route

13.02.2015

New trade routes are critical for development of the Blue Economy- Jean-Paul Adam, Minister of Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy has stated following the launch last week of Hunt Deltel's new Maersk Indian Ocean ... | read |
First consultation by new Minister of Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy with Chamber of CommerceFirst consultation by new Minister of Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy with Chamber of Commerce

13.02.2015

Minister of Finance, Trade and the Blue Economy, Jean-Paul Adam, has engaged in a first informal discussion with the Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Marco Francis, with a view to exchange ... | read |
Minister Morgan officially opens the AU-EU Ministerial Meeting to explore lessons learntMinister Morgan officially opens the AU-EU Ministerial Meeting to explore lessons learnt

13.02.2015

The AU-EU Ministerial meeting on Maritime Safety and Security, convened under themed ?Lessons Learnt?, was officially launched at the Savoy Spa & Resort on Sunday 8th February by an opening speech from the newly appointed ... | read |
Seychelles participates in 18th Ordinary Council of Ministers of Defence and Security of Eastern Africa Standby Force Policy Organs Meeting held in MoroniSeychelles participates in 18th Ordinary Council of Ministers of Defence and Security of Eastern Africa Standby Force Policy Organs Meeting held in Moroni

10.02.2015

Secretary of State Ambassador Barry Faure represented President Michel, Minister of Defence of Seychelles, at the 18th Ordinary Council of Ministers of? Defence and Security of Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) Policy Organs Meeting, held ... | read |