Mon, 26 Feb 2024 09:48:14 GMT
New Vessel Unveiled to Link Cargo Between Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Uganda has introduced a new ro-ro vessel, MV Mpungu, that is set to conduct operations between Kenya Uganda, and Tanzania.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 12:23:32 GMT
Seychelles Investment Board Celebrates 20th Anniversary
[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles Investment Board (SIB) kicked off celebrations for its 20th anniversary with the unveiling of its commemorative logo that will be used throughout this year.

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:22:51 GMT
Seychelles Asks for Japan's Support for MVI for Small Island Developing States
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles has asked Japan to support the island nation's advocacy for the multidimensional vulnerability index (MVI) at a reception celebrating the 64th birthday of Emperor Naruhito of Japan on Saturday, February 24.

Mon, 26 Feb 2024 12:34:38 GMT
Top 5 Finalists Seychelles Sports Awards for 2023 Announced
[Seychelles News Agency] The top five list for Seychelles sportsmen and sportswomen of the year has been announced by the award's selection committee while for the first time a 'People's Choice Award' will also be included in this year's ceremony.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 07:36:05 GMT
Who Wants to Live By the Sea?
[IPS] Victoria, Republic of Seychelles -- For most of history, only those who made their living from the sea chose to live on the coast. Fear of being battered by storms, not to mention vulnerability to attacks from foreign navies, kept most people i...

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 11:08:34 GMT
Seychelles' Beau Vallon Promenade Project Starts Feb. 22 Despite Delays
[Seychelles News Agency] The Beau Vallon Promenade project in the north of Mahe, Seychelles' main island, will begin on Thursday, February 22, with the felling of several trees in the area, in the first phase, to make space for the planned developmen...

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 07:54:59 GMT
Seychelles' NGO Week Celebrations to Launch On Bigger Scale
[Seychelles News Agency] Citizens Engagement Platform Seychelles (CEPS) will join the rest of the world to celebrate non -governmental organisations (NGOs) on a bigger scale this year.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 07:55:13 GMT
Two Years Into Russia-Ukraine War, Negotiations a Distant Prospect
[Seychelles News Agency] After two years of war in Ukraine, there is no prospect of negotiations to find a breakthrough as Russian President Vladimir Putin, emboldened by the erosion of Western support for Kyiv, girds for a long conflict.

Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:32:53 GMT
Seychelles to Create Container Control Unit Under Revenue Commission's Leadership
[Seychelles News Agency] A Container Control Unit is expected to be created in Seychelles under the leadership of the Seychelles Revenue Commission (SCR) later this year with the aim to ensure better border security and reduce the risks of illicit ma...

Wed, 07 Feb 2024 09:27:10 GMT
Seychelles and Malaysia Discuss High-Tech Innovation in Agriculture Sector
[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles and Malaysia are exploring potential areas to collaborate with the aim to achieve food sustainability in the western Indian Ocean island nation through the provision of technical help.

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 12:37:32 GMT
In Seychelles, Ensuring Children's Welfare Remains a Challenge for the Poor
[Afrobarometer] Perceptions of child abuse/neglect and the availability of support services vary significantly by economic status.

Mon, 05 Feb 2024 07:13:50 GMT
Seychelles' President Sends Condolences to Namibia
[Seychelles News Agency] The President of Seychelles, Wavel Ramkalawan, sent a message of condolence to his counterpart Dr. Nangolo Mbumba of Namibia following the passing of President Hage Geingob.