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

Vice President Meriton on official visit to Sri Lanka

The highlight of this visit is the handing over of two NOS wave rider inshore patrol crafts which are donations from the President of Sri Lanka, H.E. Mr. Maithripala Sirisena to the Seychelles coast guard following his state visit in Seychelles last October

Vice President Vincent Meriton left Seychelles today on a two-day visit to the Republic of Sri Lanka. The highlight of this visit is the handing over of two NOS wave rider inshore patrol crafts which are donations from the President of Sri Lanka, H.E. Mr. Maithripala Sirisena to the Seychelles…

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President Faure sends message of condolence to President of Cuba

I would like to extend our heartfelt sympathies to you, the government and people of Cuba and especially to the families adversely touched by this disaster

President Faure has extended his heartfelt condolences to the President of the Republic of Cuba, H.E. Mr. Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, following the tornado in Cuba, which has resulted in the loss of lives and displacement of many inhabitants. In his message, President Faure said “I would like to extend our…

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EU Ambassador in Seychelles for three-day working visit

The purpose of the meetings was to track the progress of EU-funded projects and further cooperation between Seychelles and the EU following the Political Dialogue held last November

Ms. Marjaana Sall, Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Seychelles, concluded a three-day working visit to Seychelles by inaugurating the La Digue Fish Market with the Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, Mr. Charles Bastienne and the Minister of Habitat, Lands, Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mrs. Pamela Charlette.…

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

President Faure congratulates India in celebration of its 70th Republic Day

President Faure conveyed his heartfelt congratulations on his behalf and that of the people of Seychelles

President Faure has sent a congratulatory message to Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the Republic of India on the occasion of the 70th Republic Day of India. President Faure conveyed his heartfelt congratulations on his behalf and that of the people of Seychelles. “70 years today, India has made significant socioeconomic…

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President Faure sends condolences to President of Kenya following terrorist attacks in Nairobi

As well as sharing the grief with his Kenyan counterpart, President Faure denounced the attacks as, “callous acts serving nothing more than cowardly attempts to cripple the firm foundation of unity, peace and determination that Kenya is built upon”

President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence to the President of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday following the terrorist attacks in Nairobi on Tuesday which claimed a number of lives and injuring many more. In a letter to President Kenyatta he said, “On behalf of the government and…

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President Faure Sends Message of Condolence to President of Ethiopia on the Passing of Former President

Mr. Wolde-Giorgis was the second president of Ethiopia and served for 12 years from 2001 to 2013

President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence to the President of Ethiopia, Sahle-Work Zewde, on the passing of former President, Girma Wolde-Giorgis. In his message, President Faure said, “It is with profound sadness and deep sorrow that we learned of the recent demise of H.E. Girma Wolde-Giorgis. In…

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Joint Press Statement by the Foreign Ministers of Japan and Seychelles

The two Ministers expressed their commitment to enhancing cooperation to maintain and strengthen a free and open maritime order based on the rule of law

H.E. Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, and H.E. Mr. Vincent Meriton, Vice President and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Seychelles, held a meeting and discussed a wide range of issues, on the occasion of Vice President Meriton’s visit to Japan from December 1…

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

Seychelles High Commissioner Presents Credentials to President of Malta

The High Commissioner assured the President that Seychelles is poised to escalate its cooperation with Malta in various sectors and that during his tenure he will endeavour to work towards that end

The new non-resident Seychelles High Commissioner to the Republic of Malta, Mr. Derick Ally presented his credentials to President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca in a ceremony at The Palace in Valletta, Malta on Tuesday 04 December 2018. During his audience with President Preca, High Commissioner Ally briefed the President on the…

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EU-Seychelles Political Dialogue Concludes with Site Visits and Inauguration of Shelter

The Political Dialogue itself took place on Thursday and served as a platform for both Seychelles and the EU to share information and foster mutual understanding

The focal point of the three-day working visit of the European Union (EU) delegation to Seychelles was the Sixth Political Dialogue that was held at the Eden Bleu Hotel yesterday where representatives from fifteen EU countries, led by Ambassador Marjaana Sall, met with Vice-President Vincent Meriton, who was accompanied by…