The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Mr. Kanayo F. Nwanze, arrives in Seychelles tonight, Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
He will be accompanied in the country by Mr. Perin St. Ange, Regional Director of the Division … March 6, 2013
Seychelles is located just outside the cyclonic belt, but when a tropical depression enters the Indian Ocean region, Seychelles is affected by rain. Today Seychelles can confirm that weather conditions have improved considerably over the last 24 hours … January 30, 2013
Artists from the islands of Praslin and La Digue rose to the occasion when the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, through the National Arts Council (NAC), organized their very own Arts Exhibition at the La Reserve Hotel. “Islanders Reveal Their Talents,” … September 13, 2012
Eco is the buzz word in world tourism travels, and expectations are intensifying on destinations expected to be considered serious in that area. The Seychelles leads the pack in many areas in the field of eco-tourism and conservation.
Mr. James Michel, … August 26, 2012
The August 15 Feast of Assumption, celebrated every year in Seychelles, as long as time can tell, on La Digue Island, has successfully come and gone after six days packed with activities.
The activities, which started on August 13 with sports activities … August 17, 2012
The Mauritian Minister for Arts and Culture, Mookhesswur Choonee, has been charmed by the idyllic beauty of La Digue, the third largest island of the Seychelles.
Minister Choonee’s last stop on his three-day visit was on the island of La Digue for … August 17, 2012
A delegation from the Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture headed by Minister Alain St.Ange was on a working visit on Seychelles’ second and third most populous islands, Praslin and La Digue, to get a first-hand impression of the state of the … July 24, 2012
Members of the SHTA (Seychelles Hospitality & Tourism Association) from Praslin and La Digue rallied at Tante Mimi Restaurant & Casino at Cote D’Or, Praslin for a follow-up dialogue meeting with members of the government. It was the Praslin Hotelier … April 10, 2012
The Mauritian Minister for Fisheries, Mr. Nicolas Von-Mally, who is a Rodrigues island-born Mauritian, met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, when the Seychelles Minister was on a working visit in Mauritius last week.
Minister … April 1, 2012
The Seychelles Cabinet of Ministers has adopted a policy for the introduction of clean energy vehicles on the island of La Digue, with the long-term plan of phasing out all fuel-dependent vehicles on the island as part of the Seychelles 2020 vision to … November 28, 2011
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has created a new funding body for La Digue island, aimed at raising funds and approving fund allocation for projects to develop the island.
The La Digue Trust Fund, which will be chaired by the Principal … November 15, 2011
During a visit to La Digue yesterday, the Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, visited several families and community projects, as part of his efforts to remain connected with the people.“I will continue to give special attention to La Digue and … November 14, 2011
Minister Joel Morgan, the Seychelles Minister for Internal Affairs, accompanied by Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, joined Louis D'Offay, the Chairman of the Seychelles Hospitality & Tourism Association (SHTA), to chair a tourism … August 31, 2011
Excitement is reaching a fever pitch on the island of La Digue in the Seychelles archipelago as the religious celebration of the Feast of the Assumption, which is celebrated every August 15, returns to the island this weekend.
The La Digue’s celebration, … August 10, 2011
The Seychelles Tourism Board has launched its promotional flyer for the religious holiday of the "Feast of the Assumption," celebrated each year on La Digue island on August 15.
The event draws people from all over Seychelles, especially those originating … July 28, 2011
The La Digue island hoteliers met with officials of the Seychelles government following a call they had made to the Seychelles Tourism Board to seek an urgent meeting to look at points they saw as pressing challenges. Mr. Barry Faure, Secretary of State … July 27, 2011
The island of La Digue, often regarded as the tourist Mecca of the Seychelles, is mobilizing itself for a practice run of its carnival float procession this coming weekend. Tourists on La Digue are being invited to join the inhabitants to line the main … February 22, 2011
La Digue Island is gearing up to make a strong representation at the forthcoming 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held between March 4-6, 2011.
Seychelles' third largest island plans to enter the carnival with a 50-strong … February 11, 2011
The Seychelles Tourism Board last Friday met with members of the tourism trade on Praslin and La Digue as part of consultations for the new Tourism Master Plan.The Tourism Board is responsible for preparing the Master Plan and the two meetings brought … December 7, 2010
Seychelles President James Michel visited the community of La Digue on Saturday, October 16, as part of his ongoing program of district visits. The President visited the homes of several families, including farmers, young entrepreneurs, souvenir and fruit … October 18, 2010
Seychelles has again appeared top of the list of the world’s beaches, with the famous La Digue beach being voted top by www.strandbewertung.de from Germany.
“Far from being the first time that a Seychelles’ beach makes it into top spot in world … April 27, 2010