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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 |
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport briefs members of SHTA on development strategy of civil aviation.Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport briefs members of SHTA on development strategy of civil aviation.

28.04.2015

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport Joël Morgan welcomed members of the Seychelles Hospitality and Tourism Association (SHTA) to Maison Quéau de Quinssy on Monday, 27th April 2015 as a follow up meeting after the ... | read |
Le Président de la République des Seychelles en visite officielle au Saint-SiègeLe Président de la République des Seychelles en visite officielle au Saint-Siège

27.04.2015

Le Président de la République des Seychelles, Monsieur James Michel, effectuera cette semaine une visite officielle auprès du Saint-Siège, à Rome, pour s’entretenir avec sa Sainteté le Pape François. Il s’agira de sa troisième visite ... | read |
Seychelles assumes chairmanship of Eastern Africa Defence Security Policy OrganSeychelles assumes chairmanship of Eastern Africa Defence Security Policy Organ

27.04.2015

The Policy Organ Meeting of the Eastern Africa Standby Force was held in Khartoum, Republic of Sudan from the 20 to 25 April 2015.  This meeting was convened to discuss key policy issues ensuring ... | read |
Historic ties reaffirmed- Ashanti King ends visit to SeychellesHistoric ties reaffirmed- Ashanti King ends visit to Seychelles

27.04.2015

The Asantehene (King) of the Kingdom of Ashanti, His Majesty King Otumfuo Osei Tutu II and his entourage concluded their visit to the Seychelles. The Ashanti King was the guest of honour at the 5th ... | read |
Minister Joel Morgan engages with Zambia to conclude MoU's to bolster ties as African nationsMinister Joel Morgan engages with Zambia to conclude MoU's to bolster ties as African nations

27.04.2015

Following discussion held between the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Transport, Mr Joel Morgan and the Deputy Minister for Arts and Culture of the Republic of Zambia, Mrs Esther Banda both sides sought to deepen ... | read |
President sends message of condolence following tragic earthquake in NepalPresident sends message of condolence following tragic earthquake in Nepal

26.04.2015

President James Michel has extended his most sincere condolences to the people and Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal following the devastating earthquake, which has claimed over 1900 lives and destroyed significant parts ... | read |