NASSAU, The Bahamas - The Florida Panthers and Eastern Air Lines, working in partnership with The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, today flew a joint mission to the island of Exuma. The mission was led by the Ministry of Tourism’s Director General, Joy … October 10, 2015
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - The Association of Caribbean States (ACS) through its Directorate of Disaster Risk Reduction convened the 23rd Meeting of the Special Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction at the ACS Secretariat in Port of Spain on … October 9, 2015
NASSAU, The Bahamas - Nassau/Paradise Island and Grand Bahama Island are bustling with tourists. The beaches are filled with vacationers enjoying tranquil turquoise waters, powdery white sand and all of the fun and relaxation for which the islands are … October 9, 2015
The 2015 Presidential elections in Seychelles has been called for November 19, 20 and 21 with Nomination Day for Candidates set for October 28.
The incumbent, President James Michel, has already confirmed that he is running for his last term of office … October 9, 2015
The Seychelles islands were represented at the Swahili International Tourism Expo which took place in Dar es Salaam last weekend, in a bid to boost visitor numbers from that country and region and support the recently-introduced direct non-stop flights … October 9, 2015
LOS ANGELES, California - Cinnamon Lakeside sits in the heart of Colombo in Sri Lanka, nestled between Biera Lake and the bustling city. Cinnamon Lakeside is the perfect urban getaway where guests can indulge in the luxuries of resort life whilst within … October 9, 2015
The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), headed by Ms. Bernadette Willemin, the Paris-based Director for Europe, together with Ms. Monette Rose, the Account Manager for Italy; marketing staff members Amia Jovanovic Desir and Yasmine Pocetti; and its partners … October 9, 2015
The world-renowned Indian composer, singer, songwriter, music producer, musician, and philanthropist, Allah-Rakha Rahman, has been named as a cultural ambassador for Seychelles in India.
The artist was in Seychelles last week taking part in the second … October 9, 2015
Two veterans in the music industry of Seychelles coming from the island of Praslin have been honored in the musicians Wall of Fame just before the launch of the second Praslin Culinary and Arts Fiesta.
Joseph Louise and Jean Ally, two of Seychelles’ … October 8, 2015
Influential movers and shakers in the travel industry will be at World Travel Market London 2015 – the leading global event for the travel industry – to debate key issues affecting the trade.
There will be two “World Travel Leaders” sessions, … October 8, 2015
Community-based tourism emerges as an alternative to bridge the social and economic gap of rural communities, and is suitable for communities seeking to generate additional income in their daily economic activities utilizing the cultural, natural and … October 8, 2015
NASSAU, Bahamas - The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism (BMOT) wishes to advise that all categories of anglers are welcome to fish The Islands Of The Bahamas this 2015-2016 season and that the vast majority of the islands are ready and open for business as … October 8, 2015
LONDON, England - Corinthia Hotel London is delighted to receive the AA Hotel of the Year London 2015-2016, and Inspectors’ Choice & Red Star Award 2015-2016 as awarded at last night’s AA Hospitality Awards by celebrity newscaster Fiona Bruce. … October 8, 2015
NASSAU, The Bahamas - The Bahamas Ministry Of Tourism congratulates Adam Stewart, CEO of Sandals Resorts International, on winning the prestigious ‘Hotelier of The Year’ award from the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association at the Caribbean Hospitality … October 8, 2015
NASSAU, The Bahamas - The entire tourism sector of The Islands Of The Bahamas has come together in an unprecedented public and private sector disaster relief effort, to speed the delivery of vital goods and supplies to the island populations most severely … October 7, 2015
A part of a Wall of History honoring Seychellois people of Indian origins was unveiled as part of the Seychelles-India Day Celebrations 2015. This Wall of History is set to also progressively honor Seychellois of French, African, English, and Chinese … October 7, 2015
The Assistant Director-General and Regional Director of the International Labor Organization (ILO) for Africa, Mr. Aeneas Chapinga Chuma, paid a courtesy call on Seychelles President James Michel today at State House.
Mr. Chuma is on an official visit … October 7, 2015
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - Caribbean Airlines, the official air carrier of Trinidad and Tobago will discontinue its service to London Gatwick, effective January 10, 2016.
The airline has indicated that it will assist its customers with finding alternative … October 6, 2015
Seychelles President James Michel attended the launching ceremony of Habitat Week 2015 where he witnessed the unveiling of a commemorative plaque to officially name the Karl Tamatave estate, a government housing estate, at Grand Anse Praslin today.
This … October 6, 2015
Tourism officials from the Italian island of Sicily will be at WTM London 2015 promoting its latest UNESCO World Heritage site the Arab-Norman-Palermo trial and the vast array of flight capacity from the UK.
The UK is an important target market for … October 6, 2015
“It is vital for the European market that Air Seychelles non-stop weekly direct flights remained profitable. Air Seychelles and the government of Seychelles have understood your needs and have responded to your call for non-stop direct flights from … October 6, 2015
The Indian Minister of State for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, and his Seychellois counterpart Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, met as what was seen as bilateral talks on the subject … October 6, 2015
OFFICIAL BAHAMAS TOURISM COMMUNIQUE: HURRICANE JOAQUIN AND THE ISLANDS OF THE BAHAMAS - Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 1pm EST
NASSAU, The Bahamas – Tourism industry partners are teaming up with government officials in an effort to bring much-needed … October 6, 2015
InitLive is the winner of this year’s ibtm world Technology and Innovation Watch Award ( www.ibtmworld.com/techwatch ), for its event mobile app. The company presented an innovative cloud-based system that includes a web service and free mobile device … October 5, 2015
The 37th edition of Top Resa closed its door on a very positive note. The Seychelles delegation returned home satisfied after accomplishing this mission.
Top Resa is the turning point of the tourism season coinciding with the launch of the tour operators’ … October 5, 2015
When IMEX America takes place in Las Vegas on October 13-15, it will again bring the US and global meetings industry together to do business, to learn and to network.
As well as the three-day exhibition, there will be a vast range of co-located events … October 5, 2015
More than 400 employees of Fraport AG simultaneously performed the symbolic first cut of the spade today, marking the ground-breaking and start of construction for Frankfurt Airport’s new Terminal 3. This symbolic act has set the stage for securing … October 5, 2015
A sand sculpture made by world-renowned Indian sand sculptor, Sudarsan Pattnaik from Orissa, brought a touch with a difference in Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles, as the islands opened the third edition of their Seychelles-India Day Celebrations.
Mr. … October 5, 2015
The Indian Minister of State for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, HE Doctor Mahesh Sharma, paid a courtesy call on President James Michel at State House this afternoon.
During his visit to Seychelles, the minister attended the Seychelles-India … October 5, 2015
BUDAPEST, Hungary - Corinthia Hotel Budapest appoints Eszter Kalman as the hotel’s dedicated Tea Sommelier, becoming the first and only hotel in the city to offer this expertise. Eszter joins Corinthia Budapest following an exciting career with The … October 5, 2015