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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 Russian Federation H.E. Vladimir Putin and to the ...
(AFP) - South African police Wednesday raided the Johannesburg home of the business family accused of overseeing government corruption under President Jacob Zuma, who has been ordered to resign by his party. Zuma is expected to respond to the ANC party's order later Wednesday, hours after ...

(Seychelles news agency) - A group of pickup truck drivers demanding better work conditions held a protest on the State House Avenue in Seychelles' ... A consultant working for the association, Jovana Neves, said that the government has been presented with the idea for a national tariff for over 10 years ...
Every two years WHO makes available to the government of Seychelles funding which will support the overall health development agenda of the country. The new biennial workplan agreement between the government and Seychelles is a framework worth US$739,600 and is elaborated based on the ...
Expected to open in 2020, 'Aldabra House' has been raised to a project of national importance after it was approved by the government. "Aldabra is the flagship of Seychelles internationally acclaimed conservation efforts. However, it has always been lacking an appropriate platform to showcase the work ...
Improving the quality of teaching and the quality of learning are two priorities for the Seychelles Ministry of education and Human Resource ... Morgan gave his first press conference at the ministry's headquarters as part of the government's initiative of good governance, accountability, and transparency.

In addition funding and technical support will also be provided for other health priorities identified by the government as well as other emerging issues that arise during the course of the two years. Adam added that the plan "provides a clear framework for WHO's technical cooperation with Seychelles for the ...
We have a long history of cooperation with the government of Seychelles on maritime security," said Reimer. He said that a good example of this is the ongoing seventh annual multinational maritime exercise - Cutlass Express - being held in Seychelles. Cutlass Express, which ends on Wednesday, ...
Initially reported amid Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's excursion to the islands in 2015, the agreement confronted issues, as faultfinders who dreaded a handover of domain requested that the Seychelles government clarify the terms of India's part. India and Seychelles are maritime neighbors with a ...
children play on a destroyed fighter plane in Juba on April 21, 2016. Fragile hopes for an end to South Sudan's civil war are being tested by the rebel leader's failure to return to the capital to form a unity government. International pressure is growing after Riek Machar, a former rebel leader turned deputy ...
"Seychelles can suspend the utilisation of the military facilities if India is at war because this is not a military base," Ally told SNA. Top sources confirmed to The Indian Express that this was the Seychelles government's official position, which was articulated during official discussions and was incorporated in ...
She was presented with gifts from various institutions including a hamper from the Ministry of Local government. The special advisor in the ministry, Dan Frichot, told Marie that "your age is evidence that you have acquired so much knowledge. I hope that you spend so many more birthdays among us.".
A statement after the Seychelles cabinet meeting said, "Cabinet agreed on the main purpose of the agreement which is to provide a framework for assistance to the government of Seychelles by the government of India to enhance the military capabilities in control and maritime surveillance of our EEZ, ...
"During the coming months, the airline management team will be working closely with the supervisory board, [40% shareholder] Etihad, and the government of Seychelles to preserve as many jobs as possible and provide assistance to staff. Resizing the workforce to our changing business requirements is ...
During the coming months, the airline management team will be working closely with the Supervisory Board, Etihad Airways and the government of Seychelles to preserve as many jobs as possible and provide assistance to staff. Air Seychelles will concentrate on developing its domestic operations and ...
(AFP) - Congress put the US government back in business Monday by voting to end a three-day shutdown, as President Donald Trump claimed victory in his standoff with Democrats in Washington. The House voted 266 to 150 to extend federal funding, hours after Senate Democrats dropped their ...
The visit, initially scheduled for December before being postponed, is the final leg of a trip that has included talks in Egypt and Jordan as well as a stop at a US military facility near the Syrian border. Controversy back home over a budget dispute that has led to a US government shutdown has trailed Pence, ...

The installation of the submarine fibre optic cable under the Seychelles East Africa System project took place in 2012, linking the island nation to a landing station in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Cable & Wireless Seychelles and Airtel Seychelles along with the Seychelles government are the three ...
(AFP) - Donald Trump's first anniversary as US president was marred by chaos Saturday as lawmakers traded bitter recriminations over a government shutdown while mass demonstrations erupted in cities across the country. The famed Statue of Liberty was among the federal sites that were shuttered on ...
Over 70 per cent of SLPs registered in 2016 were controlled by anonymous companies based in jurisdictions such as Belize, Seychelles and Dominica, Transparency International found. The British government changed the rules last year to compel SLPs to identify "persons of significant control", but some ...
New regulations are expected to be put in place for foreign artists who will be performing in Seychelles, though professionals in the industry feared the changes could deter artists from visiting. The Creative Industries and National Events Agency (CINEA) said that it will be working with different authorities to ...
The news was announced by Aubrey Lesperance, of the fishing Authority of Seychelles, who indicated that the new fish farm will help to complement the ... In 2016, the Seychelles government determined, after a public consultation, that this pilot aquaculture project will demonstrate the viability of this ...
The government of Seychelles, an island nation where fisheries is the second- most important pillar of its economy, took the decision to venture into mariculture ten years ago. Lesperance said that aquaculture will also ensure an adequate supply of fish on the market. "We know that during the south-west ...
Our team was met, greeted and assisted through immigration by Natasha from Seychelles Tourism Board, who thereafter handed us over to Celisse .... such as Big Ben Tower, Victoria's status and some of the notable buildings and government offices with the President's office situated on Albert Street.
Local cricket head Jonathan Paul described SCA s application as an ICC member as a long, arduous journey before thanking the Seychelles government and all those who helped in the process. He then read out two letters of congratulation received from new ICC president Sharad Pawar and Africa ...
The Magistrate Court of Seychelles has remanded eight Sri Lankan citizens who are suspected of illegal fishing in local waters for an extra ten days as the investigation into their case continues. Seychelles Fishing Authority's legal officer, Yannick Roucou, told SNA that "the suspects will return to court on ...
(AFP) - Equatorial Guinea said Wednesday that an attempted coup against its government was organised in France, amplifying charges that an exile living in Europe was behind the plot. "The plan was organised on French territory," Foreign Minister Agapito Mba Mokuy told a press conference.
In an interview with The Wire, Wavel John Charles Ramkalawan, Seychelles' leader of opposition, blamed the island nation's government for not having foreseen the constitutional roadblocks and for slowing down implementation of the agreement. But he is hopeful that with his party supporting the ...
Tunisian protesters clash with security forces in the town of Tebourba on January 9, 2018, following the funeral of a man who was killed the previous day in a demonstration over rising costs and government austerity. (Fethi Belaid / AFP). Photo license Purchase photo ...
Seychelles begins identifying foreign property owners in preparation for new tax ... (Seychelles news agency) - The Seychelles Registration Department has begun a review to identify the foreign-owned property in the island nation in ... The government expects to build 25 houses in 25 districts every year.
The breeding season of the endemic black parrot of Seychelles has started, and as is customary every year, the Seychelles Islands Foundation research team has begun its monitoring exercise. The black parrot, which is really grayish brown in colour, is listed as vulnerable on the International Union for the ...
Pakistani protesters from the Tehreek-i-Labaik Yah Rasool Allah Pakistan (TLYRAP) religious group throw rocks toward riot policemen during a clash in Islamabad on November 25, 2017. Pakistani forces fired rubber bullets and lobbed tear gas at protesters in Islamabad on November 25 as they moved to ...
Visitor arrivals into the country for 2017 surpassed predictions made by the Seychelles Tourism Board, setting a new record of nearly 350,000 visitors. An increased number of flights helped set the new record. Germany was at the top of the list with more than 50,000 visitors. The chief executive of the board, ...
In an effort to counter rising obesity in Seychelles, the government plans to begin taxing sugary drinks in the island nation in 2019 as a way to reduce illnesses associated with high sugar intake. The increased tax rates have not yet been set. For the past 20 years, the level of obesity in Seychelles has ...
A group of 115 islands in the western Indian Ocean -- is often considered a paradise. These beautiful islands are also home to some of the world's most unique and beautiful creatures. This week SNA brings you a Buzz featuring three butterflies endemic to the islands of Seychelles, where these animals of ...
A total of 21 people have died in the unrest as protesters in some areas attacked government buildings and police stations. "Today we can announce the end of the sedition," Jafari said, quoted on the Guards' website. "A large number of the troublemakers at the centre of the sedition, who received training ...
"We have to remain a government that is transparent and accountable to the people of Seychelles. The executive government has to come closer to the people of Seychelles, we have to listen more, communicate better to them and deliver as a government on what we say we are going to do," said Afif.
(AFP) - aid workers have evacuated the first few ill patients from Syrian rebel bastion Eastern Ghouta under a deal struck after the UN said hundreds are in critical condition following a four-year government seige. Three children and a man were loaded overnight into ambulances bound for hospitals in ...
The new species was discovered as part of the UK government's Darwin Initiative-funded project that ran from 2012-2015. The aims of the project were to improve knowledge, management and conservation of the 12 Evolutionary Distinct Globally Endangered (EDGE) species endemic to Seychelles.
"This facility on Assumption will place Seychelles at great risk should a military conflict involving India ever happen. We are dealing with countries with nuclear powers here." Volcere added that it is not right for the government to give away the island which is part of the Seychelles heritage. "We are therefore ...
The Teaching fraternity in Northern Province have welcomed government's move to send expatriate teachers to Seychelles. National Union for Public and Private educators of Zambia (NUPEZ) Provincial Chairperson Fraser Sinyangwe said the move by the Seychelles government to get Zambian teachers ...
The installation of the submarine fibre optic cable under the Seychelles East Africa System project took place in 2012, linking the island nation to a landing station in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Cable & Wireless Seychelles and Airtel Seychelles along with the Seychelles government are the three ...
Touching upon drug demand reduction, the UNODC's representative said they are going to deploy an express in February from their office in Nairobi to work with Seychelles' government on the strategies. "We are going to combine the health angle with the law enforcement angle and support Seychelles in ...
Then, on December 13, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a new Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI) for Seychelles. The three-year arrangement with the IMF will allow the government of the Seychelles to receive intensive support with regard to developing and ...
The chair of the Bills Committee in the National Assembly, Bernard Georges, that the proposed benefits would have been normal for the government to give in a normal country where presidents work for their countries in exclusion of everything else. This he said does not apply in the Seychelles context ...
Seychelles and a South Korean ophthalmology firm have prolonged their partnership, meaning more patients and local specialists will benefit from treatment and training. The memorandum of understanding was signed by Danny Louange, the chief executive of the Seychelles' health care Agency, and ...
Washington (CNN) In a combative hearing behind closed doors, Democrats pressed Blackwater founder Erik Prince about his meeting with President Donald Trump's then-chief strategist Steve Bannon ahead of Prince's trip to the Seychelles, where he met with a Russian hedge fund manager.
The peace Diamond is on display at the Rapaport Group on December 4, 2017 in midtown New York. The government of Sierra Leone has sold a 709 carat rough diamond for $6.5 million. Named the Peace Diamond, $3.8 million of the proceeds will directly benefit 250,000 inhabitants of a region with no ...
Chagossians based in Seychelles have been given a hearing date for their case against the British government, the group said in a press release on Monday. The resettlement case is to take place May 14-18 next year in the United Kingdom High Court. The Chagossian Committee Seychelles issued ...
The Washington Post reported last spring that the crown prince and his brother, the UAE's national security adviser, arranged the Seychelles meeting to set ... The House Committee on Oversight and government Reform asked the White House in June for information about what Kushner disclosed on his ...


 

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