Press release

Principal Secretary of Foreign Affairs delivers toast to Netherlands King’s Day celebration

May 4, 2019

On Friday 5 April 2019, Principal Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Marina Confait delivered a toast at the Sunset Beach Hotel, in honour of the King’s Day celebration of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

In the presence of the Ambassador of the Netherlands to Seychelles, H.E. Mr. Frans Makken, Dr. Confait expressed “On this historical and memorable day, the Government and people of Seychelles join me in extending our heartfelt congratulations to the people of the Netherlands”.

“The Seychelles and the Netherlands are like-minded nations that have worked tirelessly to maintain our shared devotion towards developing and enhancing cooperation in areas such as maritime security, climate change, tourism and trade” added the Principal Secretary.

Dr. Confait ended with a toast to the strong and fruitful relationship between the two countries.