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Seysjellen sil fiif jier herstelle fan it coronavirus
Dit waard ferklearre troch de presidint fan 'e Republyk Seychellen Danny Fore tidens it fideokonferinsjedebat op' e 75ste sesje fan 'e Algemiene Fergadering fan' e FN.
It begruttingstekoart fan 'e Seysjellen sil dit jier 14% berikke, sei er, hoewol in oerskot fan 4% waard ferwachte foardat de pandemy begon. "De ekonomy fan 'e Seysjellen soe dit jier mei 3,9% groeie, mar sil it jier einigje mei in yndikator fan -15,2%," sei de presidint.
Hy foege ta dat "Seysjellen hat 44 jier sûnt de ûnôfhinklikens duorre om in pre-coronavirus libbensstandert te berikken, en mar 4 moannen foar COVID-19 om ús toeristyske sektor te ferlammen. en dêrmei it grutste part fan 'e ekonomy. "
Mission Lodge Lookout
This place is located high above sea level and from there a magnificent view of the ocean is surrounded by green mountains. At one time, this view was very impressed with the English Queen Elizabeth II, who admired him from a shady arbor during tea. Near the observation deck, the ruins of a school for the children of slaves have been preserved. I also saw a flowering tea tree and wild pineapple.
The Freedom Monument is a historical monument located on the 5th June Ave, behind the stadium, overlooking Mount Trois Freres. A sculpture of a man and woman holding a national flag cast in bronze, designed by Tom Bowers. It was opened in 2014 in honor of the 38th anniversary of Seychelles independence from the British. The opening was delivered by the president of that time, James Michel. The sculpture represents the unity of the people, patriotism, the hope of the nation moving towards a brighter future, as well as the memory of those who fell for freedom. Installed on the site of the former Liberation Monument.