COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Danny Faure
Population: 191,650 (2014)
Land Size: 455 sq km (176 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Tue - Jul 25, 2017: President Faure Addresses the National Assembly - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure addressed the Seychelles National Assembly during a Sitting at Ile Du Port this morning.
- Mon - Jul 24, 2017: Seychelles Wins 'Best Island' in Africa and Middle East for 2nd Straight Year - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles has won the award for 'Best Island in Africa and the Middle East' by 'Travel + Leisure' for the second consecutive year.
- Wed - Jul 19, 2017: Appointment of the Board of the Financial Services Authority - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure has announced the composition of the new Board of the Financial Services Authority, whose term of appointment takes effect today, 18th July, for a period of three years. The Chairperson of the Board will be Mr Suketu Patel.
- Wed - Jul 19, 2017: Basketball Player in France Realising His Dream - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles' first professional basketball player was in his home country recently with a group of other professionals to headline a basketball camp for aspiring players.
- Tue - Jul 18, 2017: Air Seychelles Pilots Commended for Averting Possible Crash - AllAfrica News: Seychelles
[Seychelles News Agency] Air Seychelles has commended one of its pilots and a co-pilot for action described as heroic after the two prevented what could have been a major air disaster in the Indian Ocean.