World Bank, Seychelles Discuss Infrastructure Development, Including Proposed Tunnel

[Seychelles News Agency] Infrastructure development, energy, and participation of the private sector were priorities discussed between Seychelles’ president and a top official of the World Bank on Wednesday.

[Seychelles News Agency] Infrastructure development, energy, and participation of the private sector were priorities discussed between Seychelles' president and a top official of the World Bank on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Seychelles Begins Probe of Saraki, Wife, for Alleged Money Laundering

[Premium Times] Authorities in Seychelles have opened a criminal investigation into the multi-million dollar assets which Senate President Bukola Saraki and his wife, Toyin, are believed to hold through offshore shell companies in tax havens, PREMIUM T…

[Premium Times] Authorities in Seychelles have opened a criminal investigation into the multi-million dollar assets which Senate President Bukola Saraki and his wife, Toyin, are believed to hold through offshore shell companies in tax havens, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

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EU Deal Gives Seychelles Trade Boost, $12 Million to Enhance Systems

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles has received around $12 million to improve trade facilitation and enhance the capacity of the public and private sectors under a newly signed economic partnership agreement with the European Union (EU).

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles has received around $12 million to improve trade facilitation and enhance the capacity of the public and private sectors under a newly signed economic partnership agreement with the European Union (EU).

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Coral Making a Come-Back On Seychelles’ Aldabra, but Fish Numbers Down

[Seychelles News Agency] A recent monitoring programme on the reef of the Aldabra atoll has shown an increase in coral cover but a decline in fish numbers, an official of the Seychelles Islands Foundation (SIF) said.

[Seychelles News Agency] A recent monitoring programme on the reef of the Aldabra atoll has shown an increase in coral cover but a decline in fish numbers, an official of the Seychelles Islands Foundation (SIF) said.

Spicy Octopus Coconut Curry Wins 1st Prize in Seychelles Tourism Board Photo Competition

[Seychelles News Agency] A photo “bursting with flavour” that got 282 likes online earned Alexander Jovanović first prize in the Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) Facebook photography competition.

[Seychelles News Agency] A photo "bursting with flavour" that got 282 likes online earned Alexander Jovanović first prize in the Seychelles Tourism Board's (STB) Facebook photography competition.

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Seychelles National Botanical Gardens to Host International Schools Debate Focused On Oceans in July

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles’ National Botanical Gardens Foundation is for the first time this year hosting an international schools debates organised by the Trust for Sustainable Living.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles' National Botanical Gardens Foundation is for the first time this year hosting an international schools debates organised by the Trust for Sustainable Living.

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Creole Version of Seychelles’ Constitution Presented to President – Copies Available to Public

[Seychelles News Agency] The first copy of the Creole version of the Seychelles Constitution was presented to President Danny Faure on Saturday in a ceremony as part of the activities to commemorate Constitution Day on June 18.

[Seychelles News Agency] The first copy of the Creole version of the Seychelles Constitution was presented to President Danny Faure on Saturday in a ceremony as part of the activities to commemorate Constitution Day on June 18.

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Experts Protecting Seychelles From Parasite That Could Devastate Bees – and Agriculture

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles is receiving help from two experts from the neighbouring island of Reunion to educate beekeepers and relevant local authorities about the threat of varroa mites – a parasite that attacks bees.

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles is receiving help from two experts from the neighbouring island of Reunion to educate beekeepers and relevant local authorities about the threat of varroa mites - a parasite that attacks bees.

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Seychelles President Shocks G7 Meeting With Ocean Trash Photos

[Seychelles News Agency] The President of Seychelles, Danny Faure, shocked the leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) nations with photographs of the damage being done to the island nation’s Aldabra atoll by plastic pollution and other types of litter comi…

[Seychelles News Agency] The President of Seychelles, Danny Faure, shocked the leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) nations with photographs of the damage being done to the island nation's Aldabra atoll by plastic pollution and other types of litter coming from the rest of the world, State House said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Seychelles Mandates Basic Training for Watercraft Operators

[Seychelles News Agency] In a bid to improve safety at sea, the Cabinet of Ministers has approved a new policy that includes mandatory basic training to seafarers who own, work on or operate any type of watercraft in Seychelles’ waters.

[Seychelles News Agency] In a bid to improve safety at sea, the Cabinet of Ministers has approved a new policy that includes mandatory basic training to seafarers who own, work on or operate any type of watercraft in Seychelles' waters.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles