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Indian donates Tatas to Seychelles People's Defence Forces further strengthening friendly relationsIndian donates Tatas to Seychelles People's Defence Forces further strengthening friendly relations

04.06.2014

In a ceremony at the Seychelles People’s Defence Forces headquarters, outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles, Thangrula Darlong, presented the Chief of the Defence Forces, Brigadier Leopold Payet two military grade Tata suburban vehicles on ... | read |
President Michel congratulates newly elected Egyptian President

02.06.2014

President James Michel extended congratulations on behalf of the people and Government of Seychelles to the newly elected President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Mr Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. President Michel looked forward to developing closer ... | read |
Administrative Cooperation Agreement signed between Seychelles and Ghana for implementation of culmination provisions under the economic partnership agreement

02.06.2014

On the 20th May 2014, the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles and of the Republic of Ghana signed an agreement on administrative cooperation (ACA) to fulfill the requirements for cumulation with ... | read |
Les Seychelles mettent la problématique des PEID au cœur des débats du Mouvement Non-alignéLes Seychelles mettent la problématique des PEID au cœur des débats du Mouvement Non-aligné

30.05.2014

Dans l’esprit de la thématique, « Solidarité renforcée pour la paix et la prospérité » de la 17ème Conférence Internationale du Mouvement des Pays Non-alignés, à Alger, la délégation seychelloise a appelé le mouvement à ... | read |
La visite d’Etat du Président du Cabo Verde apportera une nouvelle dimension aux partenariats inter insulairesLa visite d’Etat du Président du Cabo Verde apportera une nouvelle dimension aux partenariats inter insulaires

29.05.2014

Le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères, Jean-Paul Adam, a récemment effectué une  visite officielle au Cabo Verde au cours de la quelle il a eu des  entretiens avec le Premier Ministre, Dr. Jose Maria Neves, et ... | read |
Seychelles signs Minamata conventionSeychelles signs Minamata convention

29.05.2014

Seychelles Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Marie-Louise Potter signed the Minamata Convention on Mercury behalf of the Republic of Seychelles at the United Nations headquarters in New York on the 27th of May. ... | read |
Seychelles and Cape Verde strengthen African Island leadership for sustainable development: President of Cape Verde to be guest of honour at national Day celebrationsSeychelles and Cape Verde strengthen African Island leadership for sustainable development: President of Cape Verde to be guest of honour at national Day celebrations

28.05.2014

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam, has underlined the importance of African islands providing leadership in terms of sustainable development in this United Nations designated year of Small Island Developing States as he begins an ... | read |
Seychelles concludes signing of a strategic Fisheries Access AgreementSeychelles concludes signing of a strategic Fisheries Access Agreement

27.05.2014

Following the meeting between delegations from the European Union and Seychelles held in Victoria, in November 2013, where a Fisheries Access Agreement was initialed, Ambassador Vivianne Fock-Tave, signed the Fisheries agreement on behalf of the ... | read |
Seychelles deepens diplomatic ties with Sweden as Seychelles Ambassador accredited to the Kingdom

26.05.2014

“I have the honour to convey to Your Majesty greetings and good wishes from President, James Alix Michel, the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles, and to present to Your Majesty, the Letter ... | read |
President Michel condemns barbaric acts of terrorism and extends sympathies to China

24.05.2014

On behalf of the people and Government of Seychelles President James Michel extended heartfelt sympathies and deepest condolences to the Government and to the People of the People’s Republic of China, as well as to ... | read |
Joint Statement following the official visit to Seychelles of H.E Hanna Serwaa Tetteh, Minister For Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana, from 19th-20th May 2014, at the invitation of Mr Jean-Paul Adam, Minister for foreign Af

21.05.2014

1.        At the invitation of Mr. Jean-Paul ADAM, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles, H. E.            Honourable Hanna Serwaa TETTEH (MP), Minister for Foreign ... | read |
Ghana and Seychelles reaffirm historical ties and bilateral agreements usher new diplomatic eraGhana and Seychelles reaffirm historical ties and bilateral agreements usher new diplomatic era

21.05.2014

Her Excellency, Hanna Serwaa Tetteh, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana is concluding her official working visit to Seychelles. Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles, Jean-Paul ... | read |
President Michel Congratulates Prime Minister designate Modi and expresses appreciation to outgoing PM Singh

16.05.2014

President James Michel has congratulated the Prime Minister designate of the Republic of India, His Excellency Narendra Modi on behalf of the Government and People of Seychelles on what President Michel described as a momentous ... | read |
Seychelles elected co-chair of key UN body on maritime securitySeychelles elected co-chair of key UN body on maritime security

16.05.2014

Seychelles has been elected co-chair of Working Group 3 on maritime Operations and Coordination following the country’s successful nomination during the plenary session of the Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia (CGPCS). ... | read |
First Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to Finland, establishing deeper relationsFirst Seychelles Ambassador Accredited to Finland, establishing deeper relations

16.05.2014

Mrs Marie-Pierre Lloyd became the first Seychelles Ambassador accredited to the Republic of Finland presenting her credentials to His Excellency President Sauli Niinistö on 15th May. “I bring you greetings from President Michel and from ... | read |
Réunion des Ministres du Tourisme des îles Vanille à Tananarive- Les îles de l'Océan Indien travaillent ensemble pour le développement du tourismeRéunion des Ministres du Tourisme des îles Vanille à Tananarive- Les îles de l'Océan Indien travaillent ensemble pour le développement du tourisme

15.05.2014

La réunion des ministres du tourisme et membres des Iles Vanille s'est tenue ce mercredi 14 mai à Tananarive dans le cadre du Salon international du tourisme, événement inscrit au calendrier des temps forts des ... | read |
Victoria et Dakar scellent leur amitié dans un accord de jumelage

14.05.2014

La ville de Victoria et Dakar, capitale de la République du Sénégal, sont engagées depuis ce mardi dans un accord de jumelage fondé sur l'échange de savoir-faire et d'expériences, la solidarité et l'intérêt réciproque. L’objectif ... | read |
Vice President Danny Faure opens 10th Executive Committee meeting of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa

14.05.2014

Seychelles for first time hosted the 10th Executive Committee meeting of the United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG-A) were the pivotal role of local government in propelling the African continent to higher levels ... | read |
Un partenariat entre les Seychelles et les CGLUA fera une véritable différence sur le terrain’’ – Ministre Adam

14.05.2014

En ligne avec ses objectifs visant le renforcement du rôle des collectivités locales et l’amélioration des conditions de vie des populations africaines,  les Cités et Gouvernementaux locaux d’Afrique (CGLUA) ont tenu leur 10ème Comité ... | read |
Seychelles mourns for Turkey following mine explosion claiming lives

14.05.2014

Following the tragic explosion claiming countless lives in a coal mine in western Turkey, President James Michel, in a letter addressed to His Excellency Abdullah Gül, President of the Republic of Turkey expressed heartfelt condolences ... | read |