Source: State House – Office of the President of the Republic of Seychelles |

President Ramkalawan visits coastal rehabilitation and infrastructure projects

He was accompanied by the Minister for Land Use and Housing, Mr. Billy Rangasamy, the Minister for Agriculture, Climate Change & Environment, Flavien Joubert

President Wavel Ramkalawan yesterday conducted visits at key locations on Mahé of project at Beau Vallon, Corgat Estate, Anse Gaulette as well as the Baie Lazare Police Station. The purpose of the visits was to view first-hand how far the mitigation projects were being implemented and discuss pertinent issues on…

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The new Korean Ambassador to Seychelles accredited

The Head of State expressed his satisfaction with the existing longstanding bonds of friendship and cooperation between Seychelles and Korea

The new Ambassador for the Republic of Korea to Seychelles, H.E Ambassador Kang Seokhee presented his credentials to the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan, during a ceremony held at State House yesterday morning. President Ramkalawan welcomed H.E. Ambassador Kang to Seychelles and congratulated him on his…

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The Principal Secretary for Foreign Affairs receives the Ambassador-designate of the Republic of Korea

The Ambassador briefed the Principal Secretary on current affairs in the Korean Peninsula and their efforts toward maintaining peace in the region

On Monday, 28 November 2022, the Principal Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Vivianne Fock Tave, received the Ambassador-designate of the Republic of Korea, His Excellency Mr Kang Seokhee, at Maison Quéau de Quinssy ahead of his accreditation. Seychelles and Korea enjoy a long-standing friendship dating back to 1976. The two…

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Vice-President Afif attends Extraordinary Summit of the African Union (AU) on Industrialization and Economic Diversification in Africa

The Theme of the Summit was “Industrializing Africa: Renewed Commitments towards an Inclusive and Sustainable Industrialization and Economic”

The Vice President, Ahmed Afif, attended the Extraordinary Summit of the African Union on Industrialization and Economic Diversification in Africa and the Extraordinary Ordinary Session of the African Union on the African Continental Free Area on the 25th November, 2022, in Niamey, Niger. The Theme of the Summit was “Industrializing…

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President attends the ceremony to commemorate Defence Forces Day 2022

The President had honour to promote servicemen who have met all requirements to ascend to their next rank

The President of the Republic of Seychelles and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan, attended a ceremony to commemorate the Defence Forces Day 2022, yesterday morning at the Seychelles Defence Forces Academy, Ile Perseverance. The celebrations is being held under this year's theme, ‘United and Focused towards a…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Tourism - Foreign Affairs Department, Republic of Seychelles |

The government of Seychelles signs two Memoranda of Understanding under the high Impact Community Development Project Grant with the Government of India

The two MoUs are (1) for the financing of a new access road in upper Petit Paris in the district of Cascade and (2) for the financing of two road access projects

The signing of two Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) under the High Impact Community Development Project (HICDP) grant financed by the Government of India took place in a short ceremony yesterday at Maison Quéau de Quinssy. The two MoUs are (1) for the financing of a new access road in upper…

Source: State House – Office of the President of the Republic of Seychelles |

The new Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles accredited

The President underlined that India and Seychelles shares a harmonious and vibrant relationship, resulting in a dynamic programme of cooperation in numerous spheres and sectors

The new High Commissioner of India to Seychelles, H.E. Mr Karthik Pande, presented his letters of accreditation to the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan during a ceremony held at State House yesterday morning. President Ramkalawan congratulated High Commissioner Pande on his appointment and expressed that he…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Tourism - Foreign Affairs Department, Republic of Seychelles |

Seychelles: Chargé d ’Affairs en Pied (e.p.) of the Republic of Indonesia presents letters of credentials

The Principal Secretary and the Chargé d’Affaires discussed the possibility of signing a General Cooperation Agreement between Seychelles and Indonesia

The Principal Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Vivianne Fock Tave, accepted the credentials of the new Chargé d’Affaires e.p of the Republic of Indonesia to the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan, on behalf of the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism, Mr Sylvestre Radegonde, yesterday, at Maison…

Source: State House – Office of the President of the Republic of Seychelles |

Seychelles: State House to host the second 'Presidential Dialogue' to commemorate the United Nations Universal Children’s Day

The theme for this year is ‘Inclusion, for Every Child’

The Office of the President in collaboration with the National Council for Children (NCC) will be organising the second live 'Presidential Dialogue' to commemorate the United Nations Universal Children’s Day, which is celebrated on 20 November each year promoting international togetherness, improving children’s welfare and to spread awareness amongst children. The theme for…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Tourism - Foreign Affairs Department, Republic of Seychelles |

Minister Sylvestre Radegonde met with the Right Honourable (Rt. Hon) Mr. Andrew Mitchell Member of Parliament (MP)

The meeting between the two Ministers highlighted the exchanges that marked the long history of cooperation between Seychelles and the United Kingdom

During his visit to London to attend the World Travel Market UK, Minister Sylvestre Radegonde, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism of the Republic of Seychelles met with The Rt. Hon Mr. Andrew Mitchell MP, Minister of State (Development and Africa) in the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) of…