President James Michel received the Football Development Executive of Premier League Club Manchester City, Mr. Patrick Vieira, this afternoon at State House.
Mr. Vieira is currently in the country to lead a series of soccer clinics for young Seychellois … May 3, 2013
Air Seychelles will this week welcome Patrick Vieira, legendary player and Manchester City Football Club (MCFC) Football Development Executive, to the Seychelles.
Patrick, accompanied by a team of City coaches, will arrive on May 3 for the Manchester … May 1, 2013
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, today announced that it has entered into a codeshare agreement with South African Airways (SAA), the national airline of the Republic of South Africa.
The first phase of the agreement … April 26, 2013
The Seychelles tourism trade in Hong Kong, for the Air Seychelles’ inaugural flight, all joined the islands’ Ministers, Joel Morgan, the Minister for Internal Affairs and Transport, and Minister Alain St.Ange, the Minister for Tourism and Culture, … April 4, 2013
The private sector tourism trade from the Seychelles made time as they were in Hong Kong for the inaugural flight of their national airline to Hong Kong to meet as a group to hear from Cramer Ball, the CEO of Air Seychelles about their forward strategies … March 31, 2013
Air Seychelles has launched its branded tram in Hong Kong as part of its marketing drive after launching its new flights launching the mid-ocean tourism islands of the Seychelles and Hong Kong.
Pictures of the new Seychelles branded tram spelling out … March 31, 2013
Members of the Seychelles tourism board led by the Minister for Tourism & Culture, Alain St.Ange, and the CEO of the Tourism Board, Elsia Grandcourt, joined officials from both Air Seychelles and government and representatives of the Seychelles and international … March 29, 2013
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, today commenced services to Hong Kong.
Air Seychelles’ flight HM86 departed Mahe International Airport at 3:40 pm Seychelles time yesterday and touched down at Hong Kong International … March 25, 2013
Air Seychelles and the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aimed at increasing Seychelles’ visibility around the world by leveraging the airline’s expanding international network and growing number of … March 4, 2013
Air Seychelles, through its last in-flight magazine, brings out the electrified moments of the annual Carnaval International de Victoria. The author of the two full-page articles entitled “Carnaval International de Victoria plans its 3rd edition in … January 16, 2013
Seychelles Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino has appointed its new global sales office, Randall Marketing, for their representation services in China and Hong Kong.
Mr. Eric Lee’s appointment in Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino, the … December 11, 2012
Air Seychelles is proud to announce that it will be the Official Partner of the “Kolok,” the International Coloquium, as part of the upcoming activities for the Seychelles 2012 Festival Kreol.An agreement was signed this morning between the Seychelles … October 22, 2012
Air Seychelles has announced that it would double its Johannesburg services to 4 return flights a week from December 1.
Cramer Ball, Air Seychelles’ Chief Executive Officer, said: “In March, we announced that we would double our services to Johannesburg … July 6, 2012
Air Seychelles today celebrated a momentous occasion as it welcomed its first A330-200 aircraft, named Aldabra.
The historic first flight, operating as HM019, arrived at Seychelles International Airport at 1335 hours from Abu Dhabi.
Seychelles … July 5, 2012
Air Seychelles today announced the sale of codeshare flights to Milan via Etihad Airways, effective immediately.
The codeshare agreement between the partner airlines, which commenced in January, has been expanded to include travel over Abu Dhabi … June 20, 2012
Air Seychelles today announced that it would integrate its loyalty program, Seychelles Plus, into Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty program of Etihad Airways, effective June 16.
Members of the Air Seychelles Plus program, numbered at nearly … May 29, 2012
Air Seychelles has completed a management restructure, which will see the carrier strengthen its operational capabilities. The new management comprises the following five key roles, reporting directly to Air Seychelles Chief Executive Officer, Cramer … May 27, 2012
The Seychelles President has appointed a new Board of Directors for Air Seychelles, with effect of March 15, 2012, in line with the strategic partnership agreement between Air Seychelles with Etihad Airways.
The new Board of Air Seychelles will be … March 18, 2012
Air Seychelles has this week launched its first inaugural flight to Abu Dhabi. This will include two frequencies flying out from Seychelles on Mondays and Saturdays. This newly-added sector forms part of the Air Seychelles restructuring program since … March 13, 2012
Minster Joël Morgan, the Minister responsible for Transport in the government of Seychelles, and Mr. James Hogan, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways, have today announced that Air Seychelles, the national airline of the republic … January 31, 2012
The government of Seychelles and Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding wherein Etihad will invest to acquire a 40 percent stake in Air Seychelles Ltd. as part of a strategic partnership … January 25, 2012
The Office of the Seychelles President has received confirmation that Etihad, Emirates, and Qatar Airways have all given their support to recruit staff from Air Seychelles once the national airline concludes its human resources plan as part of its restructuring … November 23, 2011
The first of two Boeing 767-200 aircraft leased by Air Seychelles from the International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) was returned to the lessor, three years earlier than its due date of return. The second B767-200 is expected to be returned early … October 27, 2011
The CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Mr. Alain St.Ange, has applauded the move by Air Seychelles to look at the Americas as a potential market. This comment came following the news that Monica Ramchamdani, Air Seychelles' Market Coordinator for Europe … October 7, 2011
During just one week, the national airline of the Seychelles has announced a new CEO, a new Board of Directors, and now they have now presented the new livery and a new logo for Air Seychelles.
Nature, the magnificent ecosystem that is the Seychelles, … September 20, 2011
The Seychelles delegation in Paris for the 2011 Top Resa Tourism Trade Fair joined Hilton Seychelles Resort & Spa to meet the French press. Alain St.Ange and Bernadette Willemin, CEO and Director for Europe for the Seychelles Tourism Board, joined Maurice … September 19, 2011
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has appointed a new Board of Directors for Air Seychelles, with effect of September 16, 2011.
The new Board of Air Seychelles will continue to be chaired by the Chairman Mr. Maurice Loustau Lalanne. The … September 18, 2011
The recent restructuring of Air Seychelles has brought about the appointment of Bram Steller, a Dutch national, as the new Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles and is expected to take office as from October 1, 2011.Mr. Steller was previously the … September 16, 2011
Air Seychelles has appointed eight Seychellois departmental deputy directors as part of its succession planning scheme and development process so as to ensure a more efficient management performance throughout all departments of the national airline.
The … July 12, 2011
Seychelles’ tourism development is to largely benefit from the signing of a new joint air services agreement between Air France and Air Seychelles, effective June 1 of this year.
The agreement was signed between Air Seychelles Executive Chairman … May 31, 2011
The latest issue of Air Seychelles Silhouette Inflight magazine has come out with the island’s last March carnival gracing its front cover and with a two-page article on pages 62 and 63 of the magazine entitled, “The International Carnival of Victoria … May 24, 2011
The Seychelles Tourism Board has welcomed a statement by the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) acknowledging the government’s support for Air Seychelles in the face of financial difficulties and the call for other African governments to support their … April 14, 2011
Air Seychelles, under new management for a month, has moved to consolidate its operations. It has been relooking at its international routes and has now announced that it will be ceasing its weekly flights to Chennai. Due to customer demands, the airline … April 12, 2011
Seychelles President James Michel has visited the headquarters of Air Seychelles at the International Airport this morning, where he met with the Acting Executive Chairman Ambassador Maurice Loustau Lalanne and the staff of various departments to talk … March 18, 2011
Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has appointed Ambassador Maurice Loustau-Lalanne has the Acting Executive Chairman of Air Seychelles for a three-month period, following the resignation of Captain David Savy.
Ambassador Loustau-Lalanne will … March 1, 2011
On Saturday morning, cars driving to Victoria from the south of Mahe, the main island of Seychelles, stopped when they got in front of the Air Seychelles Headquarters wondering what was happening because of the large number of staff members of the airline … February 27, 2011
SEYCHELLES - As part of the ongoing reform of the national airline, the Board of Directors of Air Seychelles has appointed Mr. Gary Albert as Acting Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles with effect from Monday, February 28, 2011.
Mr. Albert, who … February 25, 2011
The Seychelles national carrier, Air Seychelles, and Emirates airline have confirmed that they will both be participating in the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held in the capital between March 4-6.Air Seychelles' float, … February 16, 2011
Mrs. Elsia Grandcourt, the Deputy CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, led the official tourism delegation for the first Air Seychelles inaugural flight to Chennai India. The delegation included Mrs. Mryna Michel, the Tourism Board's Director - Asia & … November 18, 2010
COUNTRY'S TOURISM BOARD CEO WELCOMES THE MOVE
Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board and eTurboNews ambassador, has welcomed the move by Air Seychelles to introduce lie-flat seats in its Pearl Class. Air Seychelles is revolutionizing … October 8, 2010
Starting November of this year, passengers traveling to Chennai, India, will have the possibility of doing so in one non-stop flight, with Air Seychelles. Responding to the increased number of arrivals from the Indian subcontinent and the demand from … August 27, 2010