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Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles |

President Faure sends message of condolence to the United Kingdom following vicious act terror

In his message, President Faure also commended the effective manner in which the police force and the emergency response agencies dealt with incident, maintaining calm amidst the chaos and urgency imposed by the callous attack

President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, on behalf of the Government and people of Seychelles following the act terror perpetrated in London, United Kingdom claiming lives and injuring many others.  President Faure said that the Government of the Republic of Seychelles unreservedly…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles |

Rotations and Appointments of Ambassadors of Seychelles

In order to maximize benefits to Seychelles, all of the Nation’s Ambassadors will be concurrently accredited to a small number of targeted jurisdictions in their proximity, defined by the importance of the multifaceted relations with Seychelles

In line with President Danny Faure’s vision of providing an efficient and professional diplomatic service for the benefit of the people of Seychelles, a rotation plan as well as new appointments of the Heads of Seychelles' missions abroad have been undertaken. The appointments are as follows: Ambassador Ronny Jumeau will…

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Seychelles attends SADC extraordinary summit meeting in Swaziland approving costed action plan of the SDC Industrialisation strategy and roadmap

Seychelles has commended SADC for its collective effort in developing the SADC Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap 2015-2063 and reiterated that the blue economy has the potential to deepen regional integration

Seychelles has commended SADC for its collective effort in developing the SADC Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap 2015-2063 and reiterated that the blue economy has the potential to deepen regional integration. The statement was read on behalf of the Head of State, President Danny Faure, by Secretary of State in the…

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President Faure congratulates Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte following election win

In his message President Faure said that his victory is testament to his commitment to serving the Kingdom of the Netherland's and also the trust that the Dutch people have placed in his vision to lead the country onto a continuous path pf prosperity and stability

President Danny Faure has sent a congratulatory message to Mr Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the Netherlands on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles following the victory of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) in the country's general election. In his…

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Belgian Ambassador Bids Farewell to President Faure

President Faure expressed his sincere appreciation for the work concluded by Ambassador de Bilderling during her tenure, which he said has reinforced the cooperation between Seychelles and Belgium

The outgoing Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to the Republic of Seychelles, Mrs Roxane de Bilderling, paid a farewell call on President Danny Faure at State House this morning, at the end of her tenure in office based in Nairobi, Kenya. President Faure expressed his sincere appreciation for the…

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Message by President Danny Faure on the occasion of Commonwealth Day 2017

Seychelles is proud to be a longstanding member of the Commonwealth and fervently believes in the spirit of commonwealth – that of toiling together so that we can reap the benefits

Today Seychelles joins its Commonwealth family in celebrating a unique bond of friendship and  diversity offered by our association of 52 independent states. This bond is further exemplified by our common desire for peace, security and the betterment of the lives of all our peoples. This free association of states provides us…

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Avenues for a more dynamic relations between Seychelles and the EU

The President welcomed Mr Aguiar Machado on his first official visit to Seychelles and on behalf of the Seychelles government, expressed appreciation for all the support given by the EU

President Danny Faure received the Director General of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries for the European Commission, Mr Joao Aguiar Machado, at State House today. He was accompanied by the Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to the Republic of Seychelles, H.E. Mrs Marjaana Sall. The President…

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Vice-President Meriton to attend IORA Summit in Jakarta, Indonesia

Officially launched in March 1997, the IORA has, as its main objective, the promotion of sustained growth and balanced development of the region and of its 21 member States

The Vice-President of the Republic, Mr Vincent Meriton leaves Seychelles this evening for Jakarta, Indonesia where he will be representing President Danny Faure at the ‘Leaders Summit of the Indian Ocean Rim Association, IORA, which this year is commemoration its 20th anniversary. Officially launched in March 1997, the IORA has, as…

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President Faure on first working visit in Dubai

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure was received by his Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure was received by his Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, during the President’s first working visit to Dubai. Their discussions centered on trade and commerce…

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President Danny Faure holds bilateral talks with Mr Maithripala Sirisena President of Sri Lanka

The President stated that Seychelles wishes to enhance cooperation in the fields of judiciary and legal affairs

On the final day of his working visit in Sri Lanka, President Danny Faure held bilateral talks with Mr Maithripala Sirisena President of Sri Lanka. President Faure expressed satisfaction on the outcome of his visit and averred that the talks with the different ministers were highly successful and spoke of…