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The Seychelles Tourism Board collaborates with Emirates to hold workshop for European and Asian tour operators

The Seychelles Tourism Board collaborates with Emirates to hold workshop for European and Asian tour operators

A team from the Seychelles Tourism Board and senior officials from Emirates, led by Oomar Ramtoola, Emirates Manager for the Indian Ocean Islands, recently held two workshops for their partner tour operators at the Constance Ephelia Hotel in the Seychelles. The … June 16, 2013
Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates workshop held for tour operators a welcomed initiative

Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates workshop held for tour operators a welcomed initiative

The first workshop held by Emirates Airlines in collaboration with the Seychelles Tourism Board is an initiative that has been well received by all the participating tour operators and Seychelles local partners, DMCs, and hoteliers who were in attendance. … June 2, 2013
Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates hold workshop for European tour operators

Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates hold workshop for European tour operators

In a move to further boost arrivals to the archipelago, the Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates held a joint workshop for European tour operators on May 28 at the Constance Ephelia Resort, Seychelles. The workshop saw the participation of leading … May 29, 2013
Seychelles Ministers meet with Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum and the Emirates delegation

Seychelles Ministers meet with Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum and the Emirates delegation

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
Emirates Airlines – official carrier for WYSTC 2013

Emirates Airlines – official carrier for WYSTC 2013

AMSTERDAM - WYSE Travel Confederation is pleased to announce that Emirates Airline is to be the official carrier for the World Youth & Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) 2013. Following an agreement signed between WYSE Travel Confederation and the airline, … April 19, 2013
Emirates renews its support for the Seychelles tourism industry

Emirates renews its support for the Seychelles tourism industry

MAHE, Seychelles – Emirates, one of the world’s fastest-growing airlines, and the Seychelles Tourism Board have renewed their Memorandum of Understanding which aims at jointly promoting the destination throughout the airline’s network. The official … February 15, 2013
Seychelles intensifies its marketing and sales drive on Abu Dhabi

Seychelles intensifies its marketing and sales drive on Abu Dhabi

Seychelles has been seeing the number of visitors from the UAE grow in numbers. The islands have two Tourism Board offices in the region, one sitting in the Seychelles Embassy in Abu Dhabi and their main office sitting in Dubai. This arrangement gives … January 20, 2013
Soaking up in the Seychelles: Emirates internal newsletters capture the essence of Seychelles

Soaking up in the Seychelles: Emirates internal newsletters capture the essence of Seychelles

“Safar,” the internal newsletters of Emirates Airlines, has dedicated two pages full of pictures and editorials of the uniqueness of the Seychelles islands’ natural beauty and mesmerizing wildlife. The latest article to features Seychelles, … January 17, 2013
Emirates to be Partner Airline of Seychelles Carnival 2013

Emirates to be Partner Airline of Seychelles Carnival 2013

Emirates Airline will support the Seychelles International Carnival of Victoria for the third year running. The event will take place in the archipelago in February 2013. “We are pleased to support the Seychelles in this major event for yet another … October 9, 2012
Emirates to be Partner Airline of Seychelles Carnival 2013

Emirates to be Partner Airline of Seychelles Carnival 2013

Emirates Airline will support the Seychelles International Carnival of Victoria for the third year running. The event will take place in the archipelago in February 2013. “We are pleased to support the Seychelles in this major event for yet another … October 9, 2012
Emirates speaks up on the works of the Seychelles Tourism Board

Emirates speaks up on the works of the Seychelles Tourism Board

Emirates Airlines announced that it is a winning partnership they have with the Seychelles Tourism Board, and they have repeated that they consider it a successful partnership as well. Emirates reacted as the Seychelles Tourism Board was awarded the Best … October 2, 2012
Emirates to introduce two additional weekly flights to Seychelles

Emirates to introduce two additional weekly flights to Seychelles

MAHE, Seychelles - In a move to support the tourism sector of the Seychelles, Emirates, one of the fastest-growing airlines in the world, will introduce two additional flights to the archipelago in December and February, thus increasing the service to … September 19, 2012
Emirates Airline set to work closer with Seychelles on Brazilian market

Emirates Airline set to work closer with Seychelles on Brazilian market

A new dynamic in relationship has been launched in Brazil between Emirates Airline and the tourism destination of the Seychelles, whose Minister responsible for Tourism was in Brazil to open the South American market for Seychelles. It was a meeting between … August 28, 2012
Thierry Antinori, Executive Vice President of Emirates; Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles and King Johnny, the King of Travel, meet at 2012 ITB

Thierry Antinori, Executive Vice President of Emirates; Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles and King Johnny, the King of Travel, meet at 2012 ITB

Thierry Antinori, the Executive Vice President - Passenger Sales Worldwide for Emirates; Alain St.Ange, the newly-appointed Seychelles Minister of Tourism and Culture; and Johnny Rohregger, the King Of Travel, met at Kempinski Berlin and took the opportunity … March 11, 2012
Dubai tourism discusses cooperation with Emirates and Seychelles

Dubai tourism discusses cooperation with Emirates and Seychelles

Mr. Anwar Al Hanai from the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, used his presence at the “Carnival of Carnivals” in Seychelles to discuss future cooperation with Emirates and the Seychelles. Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles … March 7, 2012
Emirates' float designed by Seychellois talents

Emirates' float designed by Seychellois talents

Emirates today announced that the design of its float for the “Carnaval International de Victoria 2012” will be inspired from the sketch of 10-year-old Hilary Denousse from Bel Eau Primary School, who won the STB/Emirates drawing competition, which … February 24, 2012
Emirates and Seychelles Tourism Board launch drawing competition for the 2012 carnival

Emirates and Seychelles Tourism Board launch drawing competition for the 2012 carnival

In a move to encourage interaction and participation of young Seychellois in the 2012 Carnival, Emirates and the Seychelles Tourism Board have announced a joint drawing competition for primary schools of the archipelago. Pupils aged between 6 and 12 … January 18, 2012
Majid Al Mualla of Emirates conducts a flying visit to La Reunion Island

Majid Al Mualla of Emirates conducts a flying visit to La Reunion Island

The IRT (Ile de La Reunion Tourism) and the Region of La Reunion itself met with Sheik Majid Al Mualla, the Senior Vice President of Emirates Airline, when he stopped at La Reunion on a flying visit that saw him also visit the Island of Madagascar. Sheik … December 15, 2011
Emirates Bride Magazine speaks about a Seychelles honeymoon

Emirates Bride Magazine speaks about a Seychelles honeymoon

The Emirates Bride Magazine has come out with five pages on a honeymoon in the Seychelles. The magazine speaks about the dream honeymoon holiday in the unique mid-ocean island destination. “When it comes to idyllic beach getaways for that all-romantic … December 9, 2011
Emirates renews its support to the Seychelles Carnival

Emirates renews its support to the Seychelles Carnival

Emirates Airline, has today announced that it will support the Seychelles Carnival for the second consecutive year. Emirates will be the Official Airline for the 2012 edition of this international event. “The announcement of our support to the Seychelles … December 8, 2011
Seychelles and UAE bolster cooperation for tourism partnerships

Seychelles and UAE bolster cooperation for tourism partnerships

The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has held bilateral discussions with the Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, Mr. Khaled Ghanem Al Ghaith, following the opening the Seychelles Embassy and tourism office … November 28, 2011
Three international airlines offer to recruit Air Seychelles staff

Three international airlines offer to recruit Air Seychelles staff

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
Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates Airline sign cooperation agreement

Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates Airline sign cooperation agreement

Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, and Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Emirates Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations for West Asia & Indian Ocean, have again signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the 2011 Dubai Air Show in the presence … November 17, 2011
Emirates offers more opportunities to Seychellois talents

Emirates offers more opportunities to Seychellois talents

Emirates is offering more and more opportunities to local Seychelles talents. New appointments at the Seychelles office and a forthcoming campaign aiming at recruiting more Seychellois for its award-wining cabin crew team demonstrate the Dubai-based airline’s … May 27, 2011
Emirates executive talks about airline extras

Emirates executive talks about airline extras

The global aviation industry suffered a disastrous 2009-2010, marked by bankruptcies, shrinkage in airline networks and service levels, and overall industry-wide losses of US$9.4 billion. Around mid-2010, Emirates Airline shared that it faced the same … April 24, 2011
Emirates confirms promotions of Seychellois staff as it increases service to Seychelles from 7 to 14 flights

Emirates confirms promotions of Seychellois staff as it increases service to Seychelles from 7 to 14 flights

It has been confirmed that Emirates has recently announced promotions of its Seychellois staff in charge of its Seychelles office. Oomar Ramtoola, the Manager for the airline for the Indian Ocean, has said that these new promotions can be seen as part … April 7, 2011
Emirates to fly twice a day to Seychelles

Emirates to fly twice a day to Seychelles

Emirates airline is to double its flights between Dubai and Seychelles, it has been announced. By the end of this year, the route will be serviced by 14 flights every week - two a day. Starting on Monday, March 28, Emirates' service will gradually increase … March 9, 2011
Emirati tourists flock to Seychelles - The National from UAE writes

Emirati tourists flock to Seychelles - The National from UAE writes

Rebecca Bundhun from "The National" from United Arab Emirates (UAE) wrote of the Seychelles last week. ETurboNews followed the article with the Seychelles Tourism Board, and giving due credit to Ms. Budhun of "The National," the Seychelles Tourism Board … February 4, 2011
Emirates launches Connecting the World to the Seychelles campaign

Emirates launches Connecting the World to the Seychelles campaign

With the launch of the "Connecting the World to the Seychelles" campaign, Emirates is stepping up its efforts to boost travel to the archipelago. In this context, three additional flights will be introduced on the Dubai-Seychelles route beginning March … January 19, 2011
Seychelles minister and Emirates airline president meet

Seychelles minister and Emirates airline president meet

The Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean Paul Adam, accompanied by the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Mr. Alain St.Ange, met with Mr. Timothy Clark, the President of Emirates Airline, to discuss future cooperation between the Seychelles … October 14, 2010
Emirates introduces seven weekly flights to Seychelles

Emirates introduces seven weekly flights to Seychelles

DUBAI, UAE - In an initiative to support the development of the Seychelles tourism sector, Emirates will increase services between Dubai and the archipelago to seven flights per week, starting November 4, 2010. In this context, a memorandum of understanding … October 12, 2010
Seychelles Tourism Board congratulates Emirates Airline on recent Seychellois staff promotions

Seychelles Tourism Board congratulates Emirates Airline on recent Seychellois staff promotions

SEYCHELLES - The Seychelles Tourism Board has written to Emirates Airline to congratulate them on the recent promotions given to three of their Seychellois staff managing their Seychelles operations after it had been confirmed that effecting August 1, … August 26, 2010
Emirates Airline senior vice president in Seychelles

Emirates Airline senior vice president in Seychelles

Mr. Majid Al Mualla, senior vice president of Emirates Airline (West Asia & Indian Ocean) was in Seychelles last week accompanied by Mr. Oomar Ramtoola, the airline’s responsible person for Seychelles and Mauritius to discuss future cooperation of the … July 12, 2010
Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa On Track For October 1st Opening

Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa On Track For October 1st Opening

Dubai, U.A.E, 26th July 2009 - The construction of Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa, Emirates’ first luxury conservation-based resort outside Dubai, in the heart of Australia’s Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, is reaching completion. “We are well … July 27, 2009
First Class Holiday Competition To Celebrate Al Maha’s 10th Anniversary

First Class Holiday Competition To Celebrate Al Maha’s 10th Anniversary

Dubai, U.A.E., 14th May 2009 - Emirates Hotels & Resorts has today announced a major, first class holiday competition in celebration of Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa’s 10th Anniversary, and the opening of Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa later this … May 25, 2009

Kempinski Hotel Ajman presents Kempi Kids Club at the Arabian Travel Market

AJMAN, UAE - Kempinski Hotel Ajman, the Emirate’s popular idyllic five-star resort hotel is looking forward to showcasing one of it’s main attractions at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM). They are presenting their delightful and entertaining … April 21, 2009

Khalaf Al Habtoor receives visit from member of French parliament

DUBAI, UAE – Mr. Khalaf Al Habtoor, chairman of Al Habtoor Group of Companies, welcomed on Tuesday, April 7, 2009, Mr. Jerome Chartier, member of the French parliament, department of Val d’Oise. During the visit, discussions focused on the current … April 13, 2009
CHI Hotels and Resorts adds second Ramada Hotel in Abu Dhabi

CHI Hotels and Resorts adds second Ramada Hotel in Abu Dhabi

Malta-based CHI Hotels & Resorts (CHI) has announced that within months of entering Abu Dhabi with the scheduled operation of its first Ramada Hotel in the Mafraq region, it has now concluded negotiations for the operation of a second Ramada Hotel in … February 3, 2009
Emirates boosts recovery services to Thailand

Emirates boosts recovery services to Thailand

DUBAI, UAE – Emirates announced that it has boosted its ongoing initiatives to facilitate travel for passengers affected due to the closure of Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport, by operating two additional, special flights to U-Taphao Airport until December … December 4, 2008
Emirates to commence daily New York JFK - Dubai A380 service

Emirates to commence daily New York JFK - Dubai A380 service

DUBAI, UAE – Emirates Airline has announced that it will increase its well-received, three-times weekly New York JFK – Dubai A380 service to daily frequency beginning October 26, 2008. The airline made history on August 1, 2008, when it became the … October 15, 2008
Emirates launches daily service to Cyprus via Dubai

Emirates launches daily service to Cyprus via Dubai

DUBAI, UAE – Emirates is set to launch daily flights to Cyprus, beginning December 1, representing further growth of the airline’s services in Europe. Emirates has been connecting to Cyprus since 1994 and currently offers a five-times a week service … October 15, 2008
Emirates Out in Force at ATM

Emirates Out in Force at ATM

Emirates, the Official Carrier of the 2008 Arabian Travel Market, will bring more than 50 staff from across the group to the event to highlight the breadth of the company’s offering. Mike Simon, Emirates’ Divisional Senior Vice President of Corporate … May 6, 2008
Emirates to launch daily flights to Capetown

Emirates to launch daily flights to Capetown

Emirates fever is set to hit Cape Town as the Dubai-based airline thrusts itself into a series of awareness-building events ahead of the launch of its services to the city, which is its second destination in the Republic of South Africa. On March … February 12, 2008
EMIRATES AND AIRBUS CONCLUDE WEEK-LONG TESTS

EMIRATES AND AIRBUS CONCLUDE WEEK-LONG TESTS

DUBAI, U.A.E., 22nd August 2007 – Seven days, 100 tests, and more than 2000 people involved: the A380’s compatibility at Dubai International Airport has been successfully demonstrated. With an onboard team of almost 80 Airbus personnel that participated … August 22, 2007

NEW EMIRATES AIRLINE MANAGER FOR UAE

DUBAI, U.A.E., 9th August 2007 – Emirates Airline has appointed Majid Al Mualla as Manager, U.A.E. Sales. Majid’s appointment closely follows a series of promotions and appointments announced by Emirates to power its global expansion campaign. Previously … August 8, 2007

EMIRATES GEARS UP TO TEST A380 IN DUBAI

Dubai-Based Airline Prepares To Launch New Aircraft in 2008 DUBAI, U.A.E., July 31, 2007 – Emirates, the world’s fastest-growing airline, is marking its first step in the gradual build-up towards becoming the world’s largest operator of the A380 … July 31, 2007



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