Legal Rights

Chinese bazaar ushers in the Year of the Rabbit

To mark the start of celebrations for the Chinese spring festival, also known as the Chinese New Year, the embassy of the People’s Republic of China and the Chinese Association of Seychelles, in collaboration with the Seychelles National Institute for …

Seychelles’ Supreme Court auctions Vijay Construction’s vehicles

The Supreme Court of Seychelles started auctioning Vijay Construction’s vehicles at the Palais de Justice’s yard on Thursday morning.The proceeds of the auction will be used to pay off part of the company’s debt of €33 million owed to the Russian compa…

Court to rule on motion to postpone firearms and terrorism case today

The Supreme Court will this afternoon be delivering its ruling in relation to a motion filed by the Valabhji couple, Laura and Mukesh, to postpone the firearms and prevention of terrorism trial scheduled for December 1. This follows the couple’s appearance in court yesterday where it was claimed that despite

Court to decide on detention of Valabhji property

The Supreme Court of Seychelles is to give its decision regarding the detention of the property belonging to accused Mukesh and Laura Valabhji, following a request to extend the detention order for a further sixty days. The couple appeared in court yesterday morning, and stated that they will object to