News: News

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 tombées d?accord sur le rôle que chacun des deux pays doit jouer dans le cadre du programme MASE de lutte contre la piraterie et la promotion de la sécurité 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 |
Partnership between Seychelles and New Zealand to take new heights with new High CommissionerPartnership between Seychelles and New Zealand to take new heights with new High Commissioner

10.02.2015

The new High Commissioner of New Zealand to Seychelles, Mr. Shane Jones presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning. The President congratulated and wished the High Commissioner every success during ... | read |
AU-EU Maritime Ministerial “Lessons Learnt” Meeting scheduled in SeychellesAU-EU Maritime Ministerial “Lessons Learnt” Meeting scheduled in Seychelles

04.02.2015

Seychelles is hosting the Maritime Safety and Security Ministerial meeting of the African Union and European Union to be held from the 8th to the 9th February at the Savoy Resort & Spa. The overarching ... | read |
Seychelles: Committed to African SecuritySeychelles: Committed to African Security

01.02.2015

The Vice President of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure, has underlined Seychelles’ commitment to regional collective security when addressing the African Union Summit on peace and security and said that despite being Africa’s smallest member, the ... | read |
“Our Development, Means Your Development,” Says Vice President Faure“Our Development, Means Your Development,” Says Vice President Faure

31.01.2015

The Seychelles delegation at the 24th Ordinary Session of the Assembly at the African Union in Addis Ababa has welcomed the importance being placed on African islands by the African Union, through the Agenda 2063 “The ... | read |
African Islands and UNEP Hold Talks to Deepen CooperationAfrican Islands and UNEP Hold Talks to Deepen Cooperation

31.01.2015

“Islands cannot be ignored”, this was the message of Vice President Danny Faure when addressing a special gathering of African island states this morning. Following the development framework adopted at the Third International Conference on ... | read |
Government of Seychelles and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) work in collaboration to develop Country Programme Framework for the 2016-2020 Technical Cooperation CycleGovernment of Seychelles and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) work in collaboration to develop Country Programme Framework for the 2016-2020 Technical Cooperation Cycle

30.01.2015

The Government of Seychelles, in collaboration with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), have come together this week in a consultative workshop, to develop the Country Programme Framework of Technical Cooperation between the State and ... | read |
Vice President Faure Attends African Union SummitVice President Faure Attends African Union Summit

30.01.2015

Vice President Danny Faure will be representing President James Michel at the 24th African Union Summit of Heads of State and Government to be held from 30th – 31st January 2015 at the African Union ... | read |
Seychelles to Boost Cooperation with EthiopiaSeychelles to Boost Cooperation with Ethiopia

27.01.2015

Seychelles and Ethiopia are set to take their bilateral cooperation to new heights following talks held between the Ethiopian Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Adhanom, and Minister for Foreign Affair, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam. Tourism and cultural ... | read |
Foreign Minister Calls on Africa to be Champions of the Blue EconomyForeign Minister Calls on Africa to be Champions of the Blue Economy

27.01.2015

The Minister for Foreign Affairs has commended the African Union for embracing Africa’s Blue Economy as a key area of the transformative component of Agenda 2063 and called on his African counterparts to be “champions ... | read |
African Islands Stand United at AU SummitAfrican Islands Stand United at AU Summit

27.01.2015

The African Island States have reaffirmed their commitment to strengthening the voice of island states within the African Union by highlighting the real and valuable contributions they can make to the growth and development of ... | read |
The Government of Seychelles congratulates the new elected President of Zambia, Mr. Edgar Lungu and wishes to strengthen the ties between the two countriesThe Government of Seychelles congratulates the new elected President of Zambia, Mr. Edgar Lungu and wishes to strengthen the ties between the two countries

26.01.2015

President James Michel has congratulated the newly elected President of Zambia, Mr Edgar Lungu on behalf of the people and Government of the Republic of Seychelles. In the congratulatory message, President Michel has congratulated the ... | read |
Seychelles Ambassador accredited to Portugal to strengthen cooperation between Seychelles and PortugalSeychelles Ambassador accredited to Portugal to strengthen cooperation between Seychelles and Portugal

26.01.2015

Mr. Bernard Shamlaye presented his credentials as Ambassador of Seychelles to Portugal to President Anibal Cavaco Silva at a ceremony held at the Palacio de Belem, Lisbon on 20 January. Discussions with President Cavaco Silva ... | read |
President Michel offers sympathies and pays tribute to King Abdullah and congratulates King Salman on ascension to Saudi thronePresident Michel offers sympathies and pays tribute to King Abdullah and congratulates King Salman on ascension to Saudi throne

23.01.2015

In a message of condolence President James Michel paid tribute to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia following his demise. He described him ... | read |
Former President France Albert René’s biography to be launched at the Brunei Gallery, LondonFormer President France Albert René’s biography to be launched at the Brunei Gallery, London

23.01.2015

Dr. Kevin Shillington delineates the life and times of former President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. France Albert René in The Father of Modern Seychelles. A Biography. Following its official launching by the President ... | read |
Seychelles and Mauritius in discussion to renegotiate Fisheries agreementSeychelles and Mauritius in discussion to renegotiate Fisheries agreement

23.01.2015

In view of the renegotiation of the Seychelles – Mauritius Fisheries Agreement, representatives from the Republic of Seychelles and the Republic of Mauritius met from the 20th to the 22nd February 2015 in Victoria, Mahé, ... | read |