First CBS governor Guy Morel dies

Guy Joseph Morel, the first governor of the Central Bank of Seychelles, passed away Thursday 9 November at the age of 73, the Seychelles Nation reported.

President James A. Michel extended his condolences to the family and friends of Mr Morel, the report said.

"Mr Morel will be most remembered for his work in finance after Independence, the promotion of our tourism industry, the creation of SIM, the setting up of Air Seychelles, the mobilization of funds for the construction of the impressive N