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  1. Seychelles to Join India-led Maritime Security AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and the President of the Republic of Seychelles, James Alix Michel, witnessing the exchange of agreements, at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi Photo: Press Information Bureau Seychelles said that Indian ocean region "belongs" to countries sharing maritime boundaries and said it was "actively" considering participating in a security framework for the strategic area involving India, Sri Lanka and Maldives, says a report in TNN. President James Alix Michel hailed India's role in curbing piracy and noted that the two countries have a "shared interest" in maritime security.

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  2. Seychelles: New and Emerging Areas of Cooperation Explored as the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    The Seychelles President James Michel has said that there is a lot of potential to develop the economic partnership between India and the Indian Ocean archipelago, citing renewable energy, ICT, agro-processing industries, eco-tourism, biotechnology, tourism, financial services and the Blue Economy as new and emerging areas of cooperation. Michel who was on a three-day State Visit to India earlier this week was speaking during a business meeting held in Delhi.

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  3. President of Seychelles James Michel visits Mumbai to promote Seychelles TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newkerala.com

    James Michel, President of Republic of Seychelles, while interacting with the Indian Press, reinforced Indo-Seychelles bilateral relations and the need to pave the way for greater partnership to promote tourism between both countries. President James Michels Press conference came on the third day of his historic state visit to India at the invitation of Prime Minister Modi.

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  4. Seychelles President James Alix Michel nominates Shahnaz Husain as Cultural AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | India.com

    New Delhi, Aug 28 : India's leading beauty expert Shahnaz Husain has been nominated as Cultural Ambassador for Seychelles in India. The appointment was made by Seychelles President James A Michel during his just concluded visit, her company said here today.

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  5. Traditional linkages at core of India-Seychelles strategic convergence: MukherjeeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newkerala.com

    Speaking at a banquet hosted in honour of visiting Seychelles president James Alix Michel, Mukherjee said. India greatly appreciated the support that it had received from Seychelles for its candidature for permanent membership of an expanded UN Security Council.

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  6. Without India, can't move forward on blue economy: SeychellesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newkerala.com

    Seychelles said on Thursday that it wants to work together with India on developing its blue economy and that it was keen to invite Indian participation in a 396,000 sq km extended continental shelf area that it shares with Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. Visiting Seychelles President James Alix Michel said: "Without India we cannot move forward on blue economy; it will remain a concept.

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  7. Come and invest in Seychelles: President James Alix Michel invites Indian industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Merinews

    President of the Republic of Seychelles, James Alix Michel has invited Indian Industry to invest in his country. While pointing out towards a series of economic reforms that Seychelles had recently undertaken, the President said that now Seychelles is more attractive place to do business.

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  8. Seychelles eyes market return -sourcesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Reuters

    ... said the sovereign could tie in a new deal with a liability management exercise on its outstanding 2026 note. "Seychelles is always on the lookout for liability management opportunities (hence the innovative debt buyback deal reached with the Paris ...

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  9. NASA sees unavoidable sea level rise aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Thanh Nein News

    The waters of the Indian Ocean lap on the shores of the low lying coraline island of Denis in the outer banks or the Seychelles islands on November 24, 2009 Sea levels are rising around the world, and the latest satellite data suggests that three feet or more is unavoidable in the next 100-200 years, NASA scientists said Wednesday. Ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica are melting faster than ever, and oceans are warming and expanding much more rapidly than they have in years past.

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  10. Black money: India, Seychelles sign information exchange pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | DNA India

    While the foreign direct investments from Seychelles have been small at just about Rs 1,100 crore over the last 15 years, the Indian Ocean island nation has long been perceived as one of the preferred offshore havens for routing of funds. In its fight against black money, India signed an information exchange agreement with Seychelles on tax matters, along with pacts to deepen ties in security and defence among other areas.

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  11. Seychelles marine dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 26: India today inked with Seychelles a pact that will give it preferential access to the island nation's vast maritime economic zone, deepening a relationship that New Delhi hopes will help counter the increasing influence of China in the region through the Maldives. The agreement was signed by junior foreign minister V.K. Singh and Seychelles foreign minister Joel Morgan here today, watched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Seychelles President James Alix Michel after they had held bilateral talks.

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  12. Modi gifts interceptor boat, second Dornier to SeychellesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Peninsula

    Prime minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee welcome James Michel, President of Seychelles, during a ceremonial reception at the President's House in New Delhi, yesterday. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday announced the gifting of an Interceptor Coastguard boat and a second Dornier aircraft to Seychelles after holding talks here with its visiting President James Alix Michel.

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  13. India, Seychelles sign pact to curb tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Times of India

    The two countries are also looking to expand their defence and security ties with Modi announcing that India will supply a patrolling boat and another Dornier aircraft. NEW DELHI: As it seeks to bring back black money stashed abroad, India Wednesday signed an information exchange agreement with Seychelles, preferred by many for routing of funds to dodge taxes.

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  14. Crystal Espirit luxury yacht unveils its first cruise itinerariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Examiner.com

    ... On seven-day itineraries that reposition seasonally, Crystal Esprit will take guests to destinations like the Seychelles , Adriatic Coast, Oman, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai. The yacht's first guests will sail Dec. 23 on a route roundtrip from ...

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  15. India begins infrastructure work on Assumption Island of SeychellesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newkerala.com

    Five months after leasing Assumption Island, one of the 115 islands that constitute Seychelles, India has begun preparations for infrastructure development, including quarters for the Seychelles Coast Guard and fixing the airstrip on the remote island where there is very little human activity. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a media statement after talks with visiting Seychelles President James Alix Michel here on Wednesday, said: "We have begun preparations for infrastructure development on Assumption Island in Seychelles."

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  16. Crystal Yacht EspritRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Castanet.net

    ... are the amazing itineraries which have been developed. Her maiden voyage is December 23rd, 2015 a 10 day Seychelles sailing with pricing starting at $5940USDpp cruise only. Incredible opportunities to participate in deep-sea fishing off the coast of ...

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  17. Narendra Modi: India to gift Seychelles coastguard boat, second DornierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | India.com

    New Delhi, Aug 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced the gifting of an Interceptor Coastguard boat and a second Dornier aircraft to Seychelles after holding talks here with its visiting President James Alix Michel. Modi, who had met Michel during a visit to the strategic Indian Ocean archipelago nation in March this year, termed Seychelles a key strategic partner for India and said Michel's visit has imparted additional momentum to bilateral relations.

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  18. Seychelles is 'key strategic partner' of India, says PM ModiRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newkerala.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed gratitude to Seychelles President James Alix Michel for supporting India's candidature for a permanent seat in the United Nation's Security Council and described the island nation as a 'key strategic partner' of India. "We greatly appreciate Seychelles' support for India's candidature for permanent membership of an expanded United Nations Security Council," Prime Minister Modi said in his joint statement here.

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  19. Seychelles president James Alix Michel accorded ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati BhavanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | India.com

    New Delhi, Aug 26: Seychelles President James Alix Michel who is on a three-day visit to India was on Wednesday accorded a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan before he headed for talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The visit of Michel, who arrived late Tuesday night, comes five months after the two met during Modi's visit to the Indian Ocean archipelago.

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  20. Seychelles President accorded Guard of Honour at Rashtrapati BhavanRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Newkerala.com

    President of the Seychelles James Alix Michel, who is in the national capital for a three-day visit, on Wednesday was accorded a Guard of Honour at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here. President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung were also present on the occasion along with several other leaders, officials and cabinet ministers.

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