Type: Country
Name: Seychelles
population: 82,494
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Eurobonds whet the African appetite

Attracted by the prevailing low interest rates, cash-strapped African countries looking to borrow money on international private markets are increasingly turning to Eurobonds as the instrument of choice.In 2006, Seychelles became the first country in ... [Published The Africa Report - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back?

While a number of African countries have recently made some progress in improving the quality of life of their people, nearly as many are backsliding, according to the latest United Nations statistics. And across the board, Africa continues to lag far ... [Published - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Southern Africa: MDGs - Countdown to 2015

Southern Africa has made steady progress towards meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015.However, a lot more needs to be done to sustain this momentum well beyond the MDG timeline to ensure that the general socio-economic conditions continue ... [Published - 2 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Lui Seychelles, Elstead Lighting

Elstead Lighting has continued to develop and expand its portable category each year, and 2014 as seen a large introduction of more thaTo read the rest of this article please register , we only need a few details and then you will have full access to ... [Published Furniture News - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Seychelles
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Eden aquarium set to be a major attraction

25-July-2014An attractive and sophisticated tropical marine aquarium being built at Eden Plaza on Eden Island is expected to start welcoming visitors soon.Meanwhile local financial institutions are being urged to support investments in such facilities ... [Published Seychelles Nation - 8 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Strong badminton start for Scotland

Scotland sent out a powerful message with two convincing wins on the opening day of the team competition at the Commonwealth Games.The host nation opened proceedings at the Emirates Arena by thrashing the Seychelles 5-0 and then hammering Guernsey by ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan bank sets up Seychelles base

Bank Al Habib from Pakistan is set to cover cross border trade business across Africa from its new base in Seychelles, which will initially commence operation as an offshore bank.A new commercial bank, Bank AL Habib from Pakistan, has been inaugurated ... [Published Global Trade Review - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Seychelles Tourism Board Middle East hosts Iftar

posted today | Thursday, 24 Jul 2014Seychelles Tourism Board Middle East Office organised their annual Iftar Event at Conrad Dubai Hotel in celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan.The Iftar which has become an annual tradition, gathered over 80 travel ... [Published TTG Middle East & North Africa - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

European Union Extends Mandate for Anti-Piracy Efforts in Horn of Africa

The Council of the European Union on Tuesday (July 22nd) extended the mandate of EUCAP Nestor, its maritime capacity building initiative in the Horn of Africa, until December 2016.EUCAP Nestor provides advice, mentoring and training to maritime forces ... [Published - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Phnom Penh Governor Receives Seychelles Diplomat

AKP Phnom Penh, July 23, 2014 –Phnom Penh Municipal Governor H.E. Pa Socheatevong received here on July 22 the Bangkok-based Ambassador of the Republic of Seychelles to Cambodia H.E. Philippe Le Gall.During the meeting, the Seychelles diplomat said that ... [Published Agence Kampuchea Presse - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Seychelles is becoming more visible in Mauritius as a holiday destination through Omarjee Holidays

Sister islands and both being part of the Indian Ocean Vanilla islands alongside La Reunion, Madagascar, Comoros, Mayotte and the Maldives who are all working together to market the Indian Ocean islands and the NEW Tourism Region. But the Omarjee Family ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Seychelles Tourism Board Middle East Office and Emirates Holidays conduct trade presentation in Bahrain

The Seychelles Tourism Middle East Office and Emirates Holidays recently held a trade presentation with the travel agents in Bahrain just ahead of the summer and Eid breaks.This event served as timely reminder of the Seychelles as an ideal destination ... [Published ETurboNews - Jul 23 2014]


Christopher Hartland-Peel, senior director DaMina Research, writes in the report: "The long-term structural trajectory of the major listed companies is clearly upwards. An analysis of the top 30 frontier African listed corporates shows high levels of profitability and the opportunities for deep value investors."
...If the low-interest-rate environment changes, it could reduce investors' appetite for the bonds and "economic growth may not continue, making it harder for countries to service their loans" he adds
Providing an African take on the issue, the director of the agency's Regional Bureau for Africa, Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, added that "withstanding crises and protecting the most vulnerable, who are the most affected, are key to ensuring development progress is sustainable and inclusive."
...Li said: He's an incredible player and we combine together well. He's a good friend. If something goes wrong in the game then he'll say, "Just let it gogo ForFor sure England might challenge, as they have the physical power and speed. We'll need to be on our guard when we meet them.Of course there's pressure, but this is a really strong team, and my teammates support me.Second seeds England beat Barbados 3-0 to follow up their victories over Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago by the same scoreline.Elsewhere, India and Northern Ireland have also reached the next phase, with the final round of the men's pool stage taking place later on Friday."

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South Africa: SADC Regional Vulnerability Asses... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 23 2014]
Source: Southern African Development CommunityCountry: Angola, Lesotho, Seychelles, South Africa, Zimbabwe News in Brief Angola : A livelihood zones report, covering 13 such zones has been developed by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development ...
Special Eid deals for Oman based people far afield [Published Muscat Mutterings - Jul 23 2014]
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A culinary trip to the Seychelles: Enjoy Caribb... [Published Releases from RealWire - Jul 17 2014]
The Seychelles' multitude of culinary influences is reflected in the menus at the new 5-star Hotel Savoy Resort & Spa, gourmet chef Gennaro Avagnale invites guests to enjoy the culinary delights of the two hotel restaurants and beach bar. Mahé, Seychelles, ...
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