Ministers Pierre Laporte (Finance, Trade & Investment), Rolph Payet (Environment & Energy), Alain St.Ange (Tourism & Culture), and Christian Lionnet (Land Use & Habitat) met this morning with Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and CEO of Emirates … May 24, 2013
“The Seychelles Chamber of Commerce & Industries (SCCI) will give its support towards policies that encourages ownership of development by our people.” This supportive statement was made by the Chairman of the Seychelles Chamber of Commerce and Industry, … May 23, 2013
Seychelles founding President, Sir James R. Mancham, was one of the 39 personalities who signed the Makassar Declaration following the conclusion of the 4th Annual General Meeting of the Centrist Asia Pacific Democrats International (CAPDI) at the conclusion … May 23, 2013
Check your e-mail, post pictures, surf the web - and do it all for free! Now it’s easier than ever to do at Frankfurt Airport: the Internet is just a click away. Passengers and visitors can take advantage of up to 30 minutes a day without paying a cent, … May 22, 2013
The World Travel Fair (WTF) is an annual event held in Shanghai that is the economic center of China and also plays a significant role in the outbound tourism of the country. This year, the fair was being held in the downtown Shanghai Exhibition Centre … May 22, 2013
Preparations are well underway for the 2013 edition of the “Miss Seychelles…another world” beauty pageant set to take place at the Eden Plaza on Saturday, May 25, 2013. Another destination-elected beauty who will be among the guests of honor, and … May 22, 2013
CJ O Shopping and Seychelles Tourist Board Korea Office concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on May 15, 2013 to enhance mutual cooperation for selling Seychelles travel products.
CJ O Shopping, by selecting Seychelles as a key item, started … May 22, 2013
Derek Savy, a local feature writer in Seychelles, this week published the following article in Today’s newspaper. Food and the blend of food coming from one of the most diverse people on Earth is often taken up by arbiters and authors from the world … May 22, 2013
YARDLEY, Pennsylvania – Global Traveler, the only ABC-audited magazine for business and luxury travelers, held its ninth annual Wines on the Wing Airline Wine Competition.
The competition was held May 13 at The Westin New York Grand Central in New … May 21, 2013
Helal Saeed Almarri, the Director General of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), the principal authority responsible for strengthening Dubai’s positioning as a world-leading tourism destination and commercial hub, met Minister … May 21, 2013
The Seychelles Tourism Academy walked away with 115,266 rupees (US$9,736) donated by ISPC Seychelles, a hotel catering company based in Seychelles. The money was collected during a gala dinner at La Plage restaurant organized in March 2013 as part of … May 21, 2013
The Seychelles Founding President, Sir James R. Mancham, was one of five personalities invited to make congratulatory remarks at the opening of the 4th General Assembly of the Centrist Asia Pacific Democrats International (CAPDI) in the beautiful city … May 21, 2013
South Africa’s artist, Bambo Sibiya, is in Seychelles for FetAfrik, Africa Day 2013. Bambo Sibiya’s story represents the profile of a young artist who dared to dream “the big dream.”
Many of Sibiya’s prints depict mothers as the central and … May 21, 2013
The contestants of the “Miss Seychelles…another world” Beauty Pageant 2013 have been enjoying the spectacular settings of their own islands as they spend time together as a group around the main islands of Mahe, Praslin, and La Digue.
They were … May 21, 2013
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, met with the South African High Commissioner to Seychelles, Dr. Nomvuyo N. Nokwe, at State House this afternoon.
High Commissioner Nokwe expressed South Africa's regret and sympathy concerning the material … May 21, 2013
The Seychelles Former President, Mr. France Albert Rene, lit the flame of the African Union in the presence of Seychelles President James Alix Michel in a symbolic ceremony held at State House this morning. The ceremony was attended by dignitaries as … May 20, 2013
The Seychelles Tourism Board and Airtel Seychelles has forged a new level of cooperation and partnership through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding.
The Memorandum of Understanding signed on Friday, May 17, between Elsia Grandcourt, the … May 20, 2013
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture invited to take center stage at a tourism trade breakfast meeting in Durban hosted by the MEC for KwaZulu Natal South Africa responsible for Economic Development and Tourism, Minister … May 20, 2013
Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister of Tourism and Culture, met Mr. Akbar Al-Bakar, the CEO of Qatar Airways, at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) Qatar Airways stand when he was in Dubai for the 2013 ATM tourism trade fair.
Since his appointment … May 19, 2013
The Seychelles tourism trade joined the island’s Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange; their Tourism Board CEO, Elsia Grandcourt; Mohamed S. Al Geziry from Mohamed Al Geziry, the islands’ representatives in Dubai; and Aliette … May 19, 2013
In 1973, Kaven Parcou and Norman Esselmont set up the Avis Car Hire operation in Seychelles. This followed the official opening of the Seychelles International Airport by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth in 1972 which launched in earnest.
Mr. Thierry … May 19, 2013
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Travel Exchange 2013 generated 114 million reasons for NTA members to smile, association leaders announced today. That’s the amount of total business - US$114 million - conducted by NTA members who attended the show in Orlando, … May 17, 2013
HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia - After more than a year of dedicated research and development, Urban Green Energy (UGE) is launching VisionAIR, its most advanced wind turbine yet. VisionAIR has been designed to maximize … May 16, 2013
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture used the opportunity of a Tourism Trade breakfast meeting in Durban to take to the podium to thank Minister Michael Mabuyakhulu, the MEC responsible for Economic Development and … May 16, 2013
The Seychelles delegation to the INDABA 2013 Tourism Trade Fair in Durban, South Africa, is back in Seychelles after another successful tourism promotional operation for the islands.
With representatives from the island’s Destination Management Companies … May 16, 2013
LE REUNION- With sadness and dismay the Tourist Office of Reunion Island (IRT) addressed the misfortune of the fatal accident involving a surfer who entered the ocean despite official warnings to stay out of the water. The IRT would like to express to … May 16, 2013
Receipts from international tourism in destinations around the world grew by 4% in 2012 reaching US$1075 billion. This growth is equal to the 4% increase in international tourist arrivals which reached 1035 million in 2012. An additional US$219 billion … May 16, 2013
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe member the darmstadtium can look back to a successful year 2012. The momentum gained last year has been carried into the New Year, and the first quarter of 2013 shows a great surplus in sales.
The current ranking … May 15, 2013
The Minister responsible for Tourism, Wildlife and Culture of Malawi, the Hon. Rachel Mazombwe Zulu M.P., and the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Minister Alain St.Ange, met on the sidelines of the INDABA Tourism Trade Fair in … May 15, 2013
Delegates from the Indian Ocean Commission member countries of Seychelles, Mauritius, Madagascar, La Reunion and Comoros gathered in Port-Louis, Mauritius from May 2-3, 2013 for a two-day conference to discuss issues and challenges of air transport in … May 15, 2013