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Office of the President of The Republic of Seychelles


Seychelles and UAE relations continue to strengthen

New york, United States – 24 September 2023:  The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Wavel Ramkalawan whilst in New York also held discussions with the United Arad Emirates (UAE), Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Sheikh Shakhboot Nahyan Al Nahyan.

President Ramkalawan and His Excellency Sheikh Shakhboot Nahyan Al Nahyan discussed ways Seychelles and the UAE can continue to foster and develop mutual relations, whilst continuing to strengthen cooperation in various fields, and supporting the common interests of both peoples. 

The President acknowledged and extended his gratitude to the UAE for the continuous support to the Seychellois nation particularly in its contribution towards the socio-economic development of the country. The meeting was an opportunity to review and share updates on key projects such as the West Coast Road, Drug Rehabilitation Centre, IECD Centre, Anse Royale Sports Complex and the Barbarons Housing projects.