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  1. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Corporate Social Responsibility Tax Act (Act 17 of 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-12-27 | SYC-2013-L-97401

  2. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Economic Development (Repeal) Act, 2000 (No. 9 of 2000).

    Adoption: 2000-08-02 | SYC-2000-L-57271

    Repeals the Economic Development Act, 1995.

  3. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Consumer Protection Act, 1997 (No. 4 of 1997).

    Adoption: 1997-06-10 | SYC-1997-L-47009

    Provides for the creation of a Consumer Protection Board and the post of a Director of Consumer Protection, both which shall promote consumer education and information, formulate relevant legislation, create means of consumer arbitration, and investigate cases of offences. Section 8 prohibits false advertisement; s. 11 requires producers of goods to ensure reasonable standards of quality and warn consumers of possible risk or hazards associated with a product's use.

  4. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    International Trade Zone (Employment) Regulations, 1997 (S.I. 13 of 1997). - Law Library - Seychelles Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 1997-01-31 | SYC-1997-R-45955

    Regulates formation, execution, and termination of employment contracts and disciplinary measures in the Seychelles International Trade Zone. Inter alia, employers shall give one month's notice before termination of an employee's contract. Non-Seychellois workers are subject to the same regulations as Seychellois. Provides for the establishment of an Employment Council with the function of monitoring the enforcement of these Regulations. Made under the International Trade Zone Act, 1995.

  5. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Economic Development Act, 1995 (No. 20 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-11-27 | SYC-1995-L-42541

    Establishes an Economic Development Board for the purpose of approving investors and granting concessions and incentives to potential investors. Investors shall invest no less than 10,000,000 U.S. dollars (s. 5). Concessions and incentives which the Board may grant include immunity from prosecution for all criminal proceedings whatsoever, except those arising from acts of violence or drug trafficking in Seychelles (s. 7). Furthermore, no bill seeking to amend or repeal this Act shall be presented to the National Assembly unless approved of by a referendum with not less than sixty per cent of the vote. Such a bill shall not be passed by the National Assembly unless two-thirds of its members are present and voting at all stages of the approval process.

  6. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    International Trade Zone Act, 1995. - Law Library - Seychelles

    Adoption: 1995-06-06 | SYC-1995-L-49706

    Provides for the declaration of certain areas as international trade zones. The attached schedule declares certain Acts as non-applicable to international trade zones, including the Social Security Act, the Seychelles Pensions Act, and the Employment Act.

  7. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    International Trade Zone Regulations, 1995. - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 1995 | SYC-1995-R-49707

    Regulates licenses, goods which may be brought into a zone, manufacturing activity, and related matters.

  8. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Investment Promotion (Concessions and Incentives) Regulations, 1995 (S.I. No. 1 of 1995)

    Adoption: 1994-12-29 | SYC-1994-R-40106

    Concessions and incentives set out in the Schedule shall apply to investors who have been granted a certificate of approval under section 3 of the Investment Promotion Act 1994.

  9. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Investment Promotion Act, 1994 (No. 21 of 1994)

    Adoption: 1994-12-14 | SYC-1994-L-39183

    The Minister may grant Certificates of Approval to investors, and specify by regulations the concessions and incentives to grantees of such certificates in order to actively encourage investment in Seychelles.

  10. Seychelles - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Parastatal Corporations Act 1989. No. 2.

    Adoption: 1989-03-08 | SYC-1989-L-9353

    An Act to provide for the establishment, continuation, control, management, and operation of statutory corporations to be known as parastatal corporations, and for connected purposes.


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