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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 |
Seychelles attends first World Trade Organisation General Council Meeting as Member and highlights its key aspirationsSeychelles attends first World Trade Organisation General Council Meeting as Member and highlights its key aspirations

07.05.2015

May 5th 2015, marks a historical moment for Seychelles as it attended its first General Council meeting as a member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The Chairman of the General Council, Ambassador Fernando De ... | read |
Avis aux Ressortissants Seychellois désirant effectuer une visite de  court séjour dans l’espace SchengenAvis aux Ressortissants Seychellois désirant effectuer une visite de court séjour dans l’espace Schengen

06.05.2015

Le Département des Affaires Etrangères du Ministère des affaires Etrangères et des Transports souhaite rappeler tous ressortissants Seychellois qui voyagent dans l’espace Shengen, que malgré la dispense de visa pour un court séjour, il est ... | read |
Seychelles supports SADC regional Industrialisation strategy and roadmapSeychelles supports SADC regional Industrialisation strategy and roadmap

04.05.2015

Designated Minister Vincent Meriton, representing President Michel, headed the Seychelles delegation at the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Extra-Ordinary Summit discussed issues concerning the Regional Industrialisation strategy and Roadmap, launching of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Free ... | read |
President James Michel sends messages of good health and prosperity for newborn Princess of CambridgePresident James Michel sends messages of good health and prosperity for newborn Princess of Cambridge

04.05.2015

President James Michel on behalf of the Government and people of Seychelles has extended sincere congratulations to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, on the occasion of the birth of her great granddaughter, HRH; Princess of ... | read |
Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport meets with high official the FAO and IFADSeychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport meets with high official the FAO and IFAD

04.05.2015

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr Joel Morgan whilst accompanying President James Michel on a visit to the Vatican took the opportunity to engage in high-level talks in Rome, Italy with officials from both ... | read |
Minister Morgan engages with Under Secretary of Italian MFA to reignite areas of cooperationMinister Morgan engages with Under Secretary of Italian MFA to reignite areas of cooperation

04.05.2015

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr. Joel Morgan and Under Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Italian Republic, Mr. Benedetto Della Vedova met in Rome, Italy on Thursday 28th April to ... | read |
Au Vatican Le Président Michel souligné l’importance de la paix et l’unité pour développement des SeychellesAu Vatican Le Président Michel souligné l’importance de la paix et l’unité pour développement des Seychelles

01.05.2015

Au début de l'entretien que le Président de la République des Seychelles, Monsieur James Michel a eu avec Sa Sainteté le Pape François lors sa visite officielle au Vatican, il lui a adressé, avec beaucoup ... | read |
Le Président Michel s’est entretenu avec Sa Sainteté le Pape FrançoisLe Président Michel s’est entretenu avec Sa Sainteté le Pape François

30.04.2015

Monsieur James Michel, Président de la République  des Seychelles, en visite officielle au Vatican, s'est entretenu ce matin avec Sa Sainteté le Pape François. Il s'est réjouit de cette première rencontre qui a été très ... | read |
Port visit of Transport Minister: spuring people centred development and accomodating greater cruise ship visitsPort visit of Transport Minister: spuring people centred development and accomodating greater cruise ship visits

29.04.2015

The Seychelles Ports Authority (SPA) is finding innovative and transformative approaches as it strives to offer an improved level of service to an important  niche tourism market, that of cruise ships visiting the Indian Ocean, ... | read |