May 272014
Seychelles and Switzerland sign tax information exchange agreement

Switzerland signs tax information exchange agreement with Seychelles BERN, Switzerland, May 26, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Today in Brussels, Switzerland and the Seychelles signed a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA). Such agreements are concluded within the framework of Switzerland’s administrative assistance policy. In addition, the tax information exchange agreement with the Seychelles should make […]

May 152013

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Seychelles VICTORIA, Mahé, May 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On May 8, 2013, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Seychelles. 1 Background In the few years since the 2008 debt crisis, Seychelles has made remarkable strides, […]

May 102013

A strategic and consolidated partnership between the Seychelles and the EU for sustainable fisheries assuring long term benefits for the whole Indian Ocean industry BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, May 10, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — European Union–Seychelles / Joint Press Release   A delegation of the Republic of Seychelles led by Mr Philippe Michaud, Chairman […]

May 092013
Seychelles : IMF Approves US$5.0 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes the Seventh Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for Seychelles and Approves US$5.0 Million Disbursement VICTORIA, Mahé, May 9, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the seventh review of Seychelles’ economic performance under a program supported by the Extended Fund […]

May 022013

NEW YORK, May 2, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United Nations Trust Fund for the Fight against Piracy today approved a package of projects in support of anti-piracy efforts in Somalia and other affected States in the region, including Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Maldives and the Seychelles. The announcement was made in New York by […]

Mar 062013

VICTORIA, Mahé, March 6, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Carol Baker visited Victoria from February 20 – March 5, 2013 to conduct the 2013 Article IV consultation discussions and assess performance at end-December for the seventh program review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) Arrangement with Seychelles.1 […]

Feb 252013

LONDON, United-Kingdom, February 25, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Office Minister, Alistair Burt, today welcomed an important milestone in the fight against piracy in the Indian Ocean.   Mr Burt officially opened the Regional Anti-Piracy Prosecution & Intelligence Coordination Centre (RAPPICC) in the Seychelles. The RAPPICC will bring together experts from around the world […]

Jan 152013

MARLES TO VISIT UAE, SEYCHELLES AND AFRICA CANBERRA, Australia, January 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs Richard Marles will today begin a visit to United Arab Emirates, Seychelles and Africa.   In the Seychelles, Mr Marles will attend the 28th Session of the Council of the Indian Ocean Commission (IOC), […]

Jan 032013
Africa IMF Reports : Seychelles 2012

IMF Reports for Seychelles 2012 Country Report No. 12/30: Seychelles – Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Applicability of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurance Review – Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; Statement by the Executive Director for Seychelles Country’s Policy Intentions Documents — Seychelles: Letter of […]

Apr 012012

Seychelles IMF Reports 2011 Country Report No. 11/5: Seychelles: 2010 Article IV Consultation and Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement, Request for Rephasing of Disbursements, and Financing Assurances Review-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Seychelles IMF Survey: Caribbean […]