Press release

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trasnport realigns operational jurisdictions of Seychelles missions abroad

May 15, 2015

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to highlight modifications of jurisdiction of its missions abroad. In particular, the Seychelles mission in Beijing, People’s Republic of China has been adjusted and will now cover the People’s Republic of China, The State of Japan and the Korean peninsula.

With effect May 1 2015, the following countries; kingdom of Thailand, Republic of the Philippines, Republic of Singapore, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Kingdom of Cambodia and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic as well as other Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will be under the jurisdiction of the Seychelles High Commission in the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.        

Ambassador Vivianne Fock-Tave, is the Ambassador Designate to the People’s Republic of China and Ambassador Philippe Le Gall is High Commissioner Designate to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.