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Message from President Danny Faure on the occasion of Commonwealth Day 2018

12.03.2018

Tomorrow, Seychelles joins 52 other commonwealth nations to celebrate the common ties and shared values that form the basis of a solid union. Headed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Commonwealth family includes more ... | read |
President Faure receives Irish AmbassadorPresident Faure receives Irish Ambassador

08.03.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, received the Ambassador of Ireland to Seychelles, H.E. Mr Paul Sherlock, for a courtesy call at State House this afternoon. The President welcomed Ambassador Sherlock back to Seychelles and ... | read |
Seychelles submits written statement to the International Court of Justice

05.03.2018

In June 2017, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a Resolution, initiated by Mauritius, to refer the issue of sovereignty of the Chagos Archipelago to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ ... | read |
Salient Agreement of Assomption facility with NA, press and public

28.02.2018

Following the visits of the members of the Finance and Public Accounts Committee, the International Affairs Committee  of the National Assembly as well as the Press Corps to the Island of Assomption; the Government of ... | read |
New Ambassador for Kingdom of Thailand AccreditedNew Ambassador for Kingdom of Thailand Accredited

28.02.2018

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand, H.E. Chedikiat Attharkor, presented his credentials to President Danny Faure during an accreditation ceremony at State House this morning. President Faure congratulated Ambassador Attharkor on his accreditation ... | read |
New Ambassador for Kingdom of Thailand AccreditedNew Ambassador for Kingdom of Thailand Accredited

28.02.2018

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand, H.E. Chedikiat Attharkor, presented his credentials to President Danny Faure during an accreditation ceremony at State House this morning. President Faure congratulated Ambassador Attharkor on his accreditation ... | read |
Courtesy call by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to SeychellesCourtesy call by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Seychelles

28.02.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, welcomed the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mrs Jutta Frasch, at State House this morning. The courtesy call ... | read |
Visa Waiver for diplomatic and official passport signed with ThailandVisa Waiver for diplomatic and official passport signed with Thailand

27.02.2018

Following the accreditation of H.E. Mr. Cherdkiat Atthakor, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Republic of Seychelles, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure and the newly appointed Thai Ambassador held a ... | read |
Ambassador Pierre presents credentials in Egypt

27.02.2018

Ambassador David Pierre, presented his credentials to the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, H. E. Abdel Fattah el-SiSi. During their bilateral, Ambassador Pierre discussed issues pertaining to the commendable level of cooperation shared ... | read |
President Faure receives the World Bank Vice President for Sustainable DevelopmentPresident Faure receives the World Bank Vice President for Sustainable Development

23.02.2018

President Danny Faure met with the World Bank Vice President for Sustainable Development, Ms Laura Tuck, at State House this afternoon. Ms Tuck and her delegation are in Seychelles to participate in the conference on ... | read |
DFA refutes Assomption claimsDFA refutes Assomption claims

18.02.2018

The Government of the Republic of Seychelles wishes to categorically refute the allegations that the island of Assomption has been leased or sold to the Government of the Republic of India for the purposes of ... | read |
President Faure expresses solidarity and grief following deadly High School Shooting in Parkland, FloridaPresident Faure expresses solidarity and grief following deadly High School Shooting in Parkland, Florida

16.02.2018

Following the deadly shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where at least 17 people perished, President Danny Faure has issued a message of condolence on behalf oft he Government and people ... | read |
President Faure receives the Vice-President of the Council of State of CubaPresident Faure receives the Vice-President of the Council of State of Cuba

15.02.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, met with the Vice-President of the Council of State of Cuba at State House this afternoon for a tête-à-tête meeting, where the two leaders discussed state affairs. ... | read |
President Faure sends condolences to Russia following tragic Airplane crash outside of MoscowPresident Faure sends condolences to Russia following tragic Airplane crash outside of Moscow

13.02.2018

Following the tragic aircraft disaster which claimed seventy-one souls outside of Moscow, President Danny Faure has on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles expressed his deepest condolences to the President of the ... | read |
Ambassador for the United States of America AccreditedAmbassador for the United States of America Accredited

07.02.2018

The Ambassador for United States of America to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Ambassador David Reimer, presented his credentials to President Danny Faure in an accreditation ceremony held at State House this morning. President ... | read |
L’Ambassadeur de Suisse pour les Seychelles en visite de courtoisie chez le Président FaureL’Ambassadeur de Suisse pour les Seychelles en visite de courtoisie chez le Président Faure

07.02.2018

L’Ambassadeur de la Confédération Suisse auprès des Seychelles, S.E. Monsieur Philippe Brandt a rendu une visite de courtoisie au Président de la République, Monsieur Danny Faure, ce mardi 6 février, à State House. Sa ... | read |
President Faure expresses condolences following passing of Sheikha Hessa

28.01.2018

Following the passing of Her Highness Sheikha Hessa bint Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, the mother of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, President Danny Faure has expressed his heartfelt condolences to the ... | read |
President Faure to attend AU Summit in Addis Ababa

25.01.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, will be attending the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and Government of the African Union, at the AU Headquarters in Addis ... | read |
SS Faure attends African Executive Council Ahead of AU summit Highlighting need for pan African cooperationSS Faure attends African Executive Council Ahead of AU summit Highlighting need for pan African cooperation

25.01.2018

On the first day of the African Union Executive Council, the Secretary of State for the Department of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure intervened on the subject of the Implementation of Africa Agenda 2063 and ... | read |
President attends Official Opening Ceremony of ADSW 2018 and WFES SummitPresident attends Official Opening Ceremony of ADSW 2018 and WFES Summit

17.01.2018

The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, attended the Official Opening of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2018 yesterday, currently being held in Abu Dhabi under the theme “Driving the Global Energy Transformation”. ADSW is one ... | read |