COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Danny Faure
Population: 94,633 (2018)
Land Size: 455 sq km (176 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Jun 13, 2019: 4 Winners From Seychelles That Help the Island Nation's Tourism Star Shine - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Award-winning travel brands in Africa and the Indian Ocean were announced on June 1 at a star-studded gala in Mauritius.
- Wed - Jun 12, 2019: One Seychelles, Island Nation's Newest Political Party, Files Registration Papers With Electoral Commission - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] A new political party -- One Seychelles -- headed by Seychelles' former tourism minister, Alain St Ange, presented documents of registration to the Electoral Commission Wednesday.
- Tue - Jun 11, 2019: Training Session Shows Artists How to Make What Tourists in Seychelles Like to Buy - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Straw hats, beachwear and jewellery are some of the items artisans in Seychelles learned to make from scratch in a four-day workshop organised in the island nation last week.
- Mon - Jun 10, 2019: World Must Make Collective Effort to Protect Oceans - Faure - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Protecting the ocean and marine life is a collective world effort and everyone has a role to play, said the President of Seychelles, Danny Faure, at Ireland's largest maritime festival -- SeaFest -- State House said on Sunday.
- Fri - Jun 7, 2019: President of Seychelles Speaks On Overseas Voting, Salary Increase, Politics - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] The President of Seychelles, Danny Faure, gave his second live press conference of the year at State House on Thursday. SNA presents an overview of the issues raised.