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Mauritius congratulated by Seychelles on 46th National Day celebrations

13.03.2014

President James A. Michel, congratulated the people and Government of the Republic of Mauritius, on behalf of the Government and people of Seychelles on the occasion of the 46th Mauritian National Day. In a message ... | read |
African Union Tourism Ministers hosted by Seychelles

12.03.2014

Seychelles is to host an African Union Ministers for Tourism meeting at the Kempinski resort from the 13th to the 14th March. Ministers from Gabon and the Republic of South Africa arrived in Seychelles earlier ... | read |
Seychelles hosts third Session of the Seychelles-Cyprus Intergovernmental CommissionSeychelles hosts third Session of the Seychelles-Cyprus Intergovernmental Commission

12.03.2014

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the third Session of the Seychelles-Cyprus Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Scientific, Technical and Industrial Cooperation on Tuesday 11th March 2014. The Intergovernmental Commission was established in 1998 following the ... | read |
Seychelles High Commissioner accredited to Malawi; deepening relationsSeychelles High Commissioner accredited to Malawi; deepening relations

12.03.2014

Mr Claude Morel became the first High Commissioner of Seychelles to be accredited to Malawi when he presented his Letters of Credentials to President Joyce Banda on 4th March during a ceremony at State House ... | read |
Seychelles reemphasizes the need to include the specificities of the island states in the SADC development planSeychelles reemphasizes the need to include the specificities of the island states in the SADC development plan

12.03.2014

Jean Paul Adam, Minister of Foreign Affairs representing Seychelles participated in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers meeting on the 11th – 12th March 2014 in Lilongwe, Malawi. Minister Adam stressed on ... | read |
Seychelles Participates National Security Advisor (NSA) level Trilateral Meeting on Maritime Security Cooperation in New DelhiSeychelles Participates National Security Advisor (NSA) level Trilateral Meeting on Maritime Security Cooperation in New Delhi

11.03.2014

The Principle Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne accompanied by Seychelles High Commissioner accredited to India Mr Waven Williams represented Seychelles at the Third Maritime Security and Corporation meeting held in New Delhi, India ... | read |
Panel discussion held on Team Commonwealth

10.03.2014

As part of the activities leading up to the Commonwealth Day, the ministry of Foreign affairs co-hosted a panel discussions on the theme of Team Commonwealth at the auditorium of the Seychelles Institute of Teachers ... | read |
‘Team Commonwealth’: Empowering Seychelles As A Determined Island Nation- message from the President

10.03.2014

The Commonwealth aims to empower and improve the lives of all its citizens. This is the vision shared in the Commonwealth Charter, which we adopted last year, and to the formulation of which Seychelles was ... | read |
Seychelles flag flies high on global island stageSeychelles flag flies high on global island stage

06.03.2014

Seychelles has been elected to the Bureau of the Preparatory Committee for the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in New York which will be held in Samoa this September. The election ... | read |
The people of Seychelles in solidarity with China after Kunming terror attacks

03.03.2014

President James Michel offered condolences from the Government and people of Seychelles to President Xi Jinping, the people of the People’s Republic of China and to the victims and families of those who perished in ... | read |
Seychelles voices opinion at 17th COMESA Heads of State and Government SummitSeychelles voices opinion at 17th COMESA Heads of State and Government Summit

28.02.2014

Secretary of State, Ambassador Barry Faure, represented President James Michel at the Seventeenth COMESA (common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa) Summit of the Heads of State and Government in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. ... | read |
Seychelles- Angola relations: Accreditation of Seychelles Ambassador

28.02.2014

Mr Claude Morel presented his Letters of Credentials to Mr Jose Edouardo dos Santos as Seychelles’ Ambassador to Angola during a ceremony at the presidential palace in Luanda on 21st February 2014, in the presence ... | read |
Seychelles says no military bases on sovereign territory

27.02.2014

The Government of the Republic of Seychelles would like to clarify reports which appeared in some online media outlets about Russia establishing a military base in Seychelles. The  Seychelles Government would like to clarify that ... | read |
Seychelles Delegation participates in IFAD Governing Council Session

26.02.2014

Seychelles was represented at the 37th Governing Council session of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) held last week in Rome, Italy, by Ambassador Bernard Shamlaye, Seychelles Governor for IFAD, and Mr Michael Nalletamby, ... | read |
Seychelles shows best practice in setting up framework to coordinate regional framework

25.02.2014

As part of the 32nd COMESA Council of Ministers being held in Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo on 22nd to 23rd February 2014, Seychelles was invited to showcase the functioning of the its ... | read |
Secretary of State Faure leads delegation to Nairobi for meeting of East Africa Standby ForceSecretary of State Faure leads delegation to Nairobi for meeting of East Africa Standby Force

20.02.2014

Secretary of State, Barry Faure  was in Nairobi, Kenya leading the Seychelles delegation at the Policy Organs Meeting of the East Africa Standby Force Coordinating Mechanism. The meeting was proceeded by the Group of Experts ... | read |
Seychelles congratulates Egypt on adoption of new constitution

20.02.2014

On behalf of the government and the people of Seychelles, President James Michel congratulated the Government and the people of Egypt on the occasion of the adoption of a new constitution. The President noted that ... | read |
Seychelles Ambassador accredited to Russian Federation

17.02.2014

Ambassador Bernard Shamlaye recently presented credentials as Seychelles Ambassador to Russia to President Vladimir Putin in a joint ceremony involving 17 other Ambassadors in the St Alexander Hall in the Kremlin. Ambassador Shamlaye conveyed to ... | read |
Visa Waiver with Republic of Moldova

14.02.2014

The Republic of Moldova has issued a visa waiver program for citizens of the Republic of Seychelles effective as of 3rd January 2014. As such, the Seychelles citizens will be exempt of visa requirements when ... | read |
Minister Sinon leads Seychelles delegation to the Asia-Africa Agricultural Forum in New Delhi

14.02.2014

Minister for Natural Resources, Peter Sinon headed a delegation at the Asia – Africa agribusiness Forum from the 4th to 6th February 2014 in New Delhi, India. The forum provided for a platform for key ... | read |