Tag: Seychelles

India, Seychelles agree to go ahead with the Assumption Island Naval base

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that India and Seychelles have agreed to work together on the Assmption Island Naval base project keeping in mind each other’s interest in this regard. The Prime Minister made this announcement while making a press statement during the State visit of President of Seychelles

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No Chinese Naval Base in Seychelles: Indian Defence Minister

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: India’s Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar told Rajya Sabha today said that no naval base has been established by China in Seychelles. The Minister went on to inform the House that the Government is aware of Chinese participation in development projects in the Indian Ocean Region and keeps a constant watch on all

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Prime Minister Modi arrives in Sri Lanka

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: On his first visit abroad in 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is now on the final leg of his tour to Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka that started on March 10. On March 11, in Seychelles, the Prime Minister had bilateral discussions with President James Alexis Michel to strengthen maritime ties

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50 countries do not meet fiscal transparency requirements: US Report

Newsroom24x7 Flash The US department of State has concluded that, of the 140 governments that were potential beneficiaries of foreign assistance and were evaluated 50 did not meet the minimum requirements of fiscal transparency. Of these, eleven governments made significant progress toward meeting the minimum requirements of fiscal transparency. On January 14, US Secretary of

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