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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 Ministerial Working Group on Tourism meets in Seychelles to brainstorm on making Africa the preferred destination for tourism in the context of AU Agenda 2063
African Press Organization – The African Union Ministerial Working Group on tourism sector development strategy have concluded a two-day brainstorming meeting on 14 […]

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 IMF Mission Reaches Staff Level Agreement with Seychelles on a 3-year Successor Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility
African Press Organization – An IMF staff mission led by Mr. Marshall Mills visited Victoria during February 26-March 11, reaching agreement with the Seychellois authorities on their request for a […]

Mon, 03 Feb 2014 “Seychelles is not out of reach” – UN expert calls for further measures to prevent and fight trafficking in persons
African Press Organization – “Yes Seychelles is an island but not an island out of reach of traffickers and their nefarious activities in today’s globalised world,” the United […]

Thu, 30 Jan 2014 Suspect Pirates Apprehended by EU Naval Force Flagship Transferred To The Seychelles
African Press Organization – On 29 January 2014, international collaboration in the fight against piracy resulted in the transfer of five men by the EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia Operation Atalanta flagship, FS […]

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 Trafficking in persons: UN expert launches first official visit to Seychelles
African Press Organization – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children, Ms. Joy Ngozi Ezeilo, will conduct an official visit to the Seychelles from 27 to 31 January 2014.   “I […]

Fri, 10 Jan 2014 European Union – Eastern and Southern Africa-Indian Ocean region / Ceremony for the donation of light equipment to the Seychelles Coast Guard in the framework of the Programme for Promoting Regional Maritime Security
African Press Organization – On Thursday 09 January 2013, Guy Samzun, ChargĂ© d’affaires […]

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 IMF Completes the Eighth and Final Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for Seychelles
African Press Organization – On December 19, 2013, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the eighth and final review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF)1 for Seychelles. The Executive […]

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 Exercise Cutlass Express 2013 Commences
African Press Organization – Maritime forces from the United States, 10 East African and two European nations, along with several international organizations, commenced the multinational maritime exercise Cutlass Express 2013, Nov. 11.   Exercise Cutlass Express 2013, held in several operational areas […]

Sun, 03 Nov 2013 IMF Mission Concludes Eighth and Final Review Under EFF with Seychelles
African Press Organization – An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Marshall Mills visited Victoria from October 17–31, 2013 to assess performance under the eighth and final program review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) Arrangement […]

Mon, 21 Oct 2013 Seychelles: Skills development must be central to fostering the ‘Blue Economy’ – UN expert
African Press Organization – “The emerging concept of the ‘Blue Economy’ demands that skills development become central to Seychelles’ education system,” today said the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to education, Kishore […]

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 First visit to Seychelles of the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to education
African Press Organization – Education reforms and the education of vulnerable children are among the issues to be assessed in the Republic of Seychelles by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to […]

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 UN Committee to review women’s rights in Moldova, Colombia, Benin, Andorra, Cambodia, Tajikistan, Seychelles
African Press Organization – The UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is meeting in Geneva from 30 September to 18 October to review women’s rights in the […]

Fri, 19 Jul 2013 Foreign Minister Adam of Seychelles to Visit China
African Press Organization – Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying announces:   At the invitation of Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Foreign Minister Jean-Paul Adam of the Republic of Seychelles will pay an official visit to China from July 21 to 28. […]

Tue, 18 Jun 2013 Seychelles National Day
African Press Organization – Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC June 17, 2013     On behalf of the government and the people of the United States, I congratulate the government and people of Seychelles on your twentieth anniversary on June 18. […]

Wed, 15 May 2013 IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Seychelles
African Press Organization – On May 8, 2013, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Seychelles. 1 Background In the few years since the 2008 debt crisis, Seychelles has made […]

Fri, 10 May 2013 A strategic and consolidated partnership between the Seychelles and the EU for sustainable fisheries assuring long term benefits for the whole Indian Ocean industry
African Press Organization –- European Union–Seychelles / Joint Press Release   A delegation of the Republic of Seychelles led by Mr Philippe […]

Fri, 10 May 2013 Un partenariat stratĂ©gique et consolidĂ© entre les Seychelles et l’Union europĂ©enne pour la durabilitĂ© des pĂȘches au bĂ©nĂ©fice de l’industrie de toute la rĂ©gion de l’OcĂ©an Indien
African Press Organization – Union europĂ©enne –Seychelles / CommuniquĂ© de presse conjoint   Une dĂ©lĂ©gation de la RĂ©publique des […]

Fri, 10 May 2013 DĂ©placement du Vice-Ministre des Affaires Ă©trangĂšres Xie Hangsheng aux Seychelles et signature d’un accord sino-seychellois d’exemption mutuelle de visas
African Press Organization – Les 5 et 6 mai 2013, le Vice-Ministre des Affaires Ă©trangĂšres Xie Hangsheng a effectuĂ© une visite aux Seychelles et signĂ©, au nom du gouvernement […]

Thu, 09 May 2013 IMF Executive Board Completes the Seventh Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for Seychelles and Approves US$5.0 Million Disbursement
African Press Organization – The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the seventh review of Seychelles’ economic performance under a program supported by […]

Wed, 06 Mar 2013 IMF Concludes 2013 Article IV and EFF Review Mission to Seychelles
African Press Organization – An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Carol Baker visited Victoria from February 20 – March 5, 2013 to conduct the 2013 Article IV consultation discussions and assess performance at end-December […]