COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Danny Faure
Population: 93,920 (2017)
Land Size: 455 sq km (176 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sat - Dec 15, 2018: Eyeing New Tourism and Trade, Seychelles Signs Air Agreements With Eight Countries - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] With an eye on furthering tourism and trade, Seychelles has signed eight air service agreements with eight countries at the annual Air Services Negotiation conference in Nairobi, Kenya.
- Mon - Dec 10, 2018: Hearing Impaired Community in Seychelles to Have a New Centre Next Year - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] People with hearing impairment in Seychelles will have adequate space to conduct their activities in a new centre that will be established next year, said a member of the local association.
- Fri - Dec 7, 2018: Seychelles' Top Court Sentences Former Anti-Corruption Commission Official to 8 Years - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles' Supreme Court has sentenced the former Complaints and Communications Manager of the Anti-Corruption Commission to eight years imprisonment and a fine of $5000 (SCR75,000).
- Thu - Dec 6, 2018: Seychellois Experts Study Ocean Litter Problem Alongside Other Unesco World Heritage Site Managers - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Representatives from Seychelles joined other marine managers and marine litter experts in the world's first workshop to focus on littering in UNESCO World Heritage marine sites.
- Thu - Dec 6, 2018: Cabinet Business - Wednesday 05th December 2018 - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure chaired a scheduled meeting of the Cabinet on wednesday morning, 5th December, at which a number of legal and policy memoranda were considered.