Seychelles has officially launched its Heritage Week and has renewed its call for the protection of the country’s heritage assets and is drawing attention to these assets’ vulnerability. The call was echoed in the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and … April 15, 2013
Seychelles’ first Arts Fair has been crowned a real success. The Arts Fair was officially opened on April 5, 2013 on the grounds of the National Cultural Centre, and it was set to build momentum for artists from the Seychelles visual arts to have greater … April 8, 2013
Following the success of the 2013 edition of Carnaval International de Victoria, the representatives from the islands of Mayotte met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, to discuss and to confirm that Mayotte … February 20, 2013
The known Seychelles Destination Management Company, Mason’s Travel, joined the annual carnival parade in Seychelles to increase its visibility through the large bank of international press coming from the four corners of the world in Seychelles to … February 19, 2013
The Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, used a get together with all the staff of the island’s Tourism Board to say thank you to Elsia Grandcourt, the CEO of the Tourism Board, and all her staff for a successful carnival … February 17, 2013
In a show of support and in wanting to see the annual carnival succeed, a number of local companies continue to response positively to calls by the Seychelles Tourism Board and by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture for businesses to rally behind the … February 4, 2013
Seychelles Breweries Ltd. has contributed over 100,000 rupees to the island’s Festival Kreol and became the main sponsor of “Lakadans,” one of the greatest musical shows of the festival. Seychelles Breweries is also the co-sponsor of “Tifin,” … October 22, 2012
Seychelles artists are coming forward to give their contribution to the success of the island’s “Festival Kreol.” Jean Marc Volcy, a reputed Seychelles legendary singer and an the icon of Sega beats who moved on to the artistic scenes of the Indian … September 28, 2012
Faithful partners of the “Festival Kreol” are continuously responding positively to the call of the organizing committee to take ownership of the festival through their sponsorship. A third batch of sponsors from private sector stakeholders made valuable … September 27, 2012
International press from all corners of the world continue to zoom on the Celebrate Seychelles Events for new angle of media coverage of events with a difference and which are staged in total safety on the world’s most beautiful islands.
The Celebrate … September 23, 2012
The Celebrate Seychelles Events Department at the Tourism Board has launched their program for Tourism Week 2012. From September 24-29, 2012, Seychelles will be celebrating Tourism Week, which will again this year, as has been the case in previous years, … September 21, 2012
Nearly one-and-a-half months to go before the launching of the 27th edition of the Seychelles Creole Festival, and individuals and local companies have begun offering their financial contributions to the organizing committee of the annual Creole Festival. … September 5, 2012
The lucky winners of the second edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria – the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands’ Carnival – have received their prizes following the prize-giving ceremony that took place at the Seychelles Tourism Board head … March 21, 2012
The Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) has just recorded a live forum on the coming March 2 carnival in the Seychelles for a nationwide viewing this week. It was the popular TV and radio presenter, Nathalie Rose, who was given the task to moderate … February 19, 2012
Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), and Pascal Viroleau of the Ile de La Reunion Tourisme (IRT), held meetings in La Reunion with delegations from La Region government of La Reunion headed by Mr. Jean-Francois Sita, the Vice … February 6, 2012
The Seychelles islands are set to host its annual Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon for the year 2012, which will take place on February 26.
The Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon has been taking place in Seychelles since 2008. It was initiated by Mr. … January 3, 2012
The Seychelles has been complimented by everyone for staging with great success their 2011 SUBIOS, the islands’ Festival of the Sea. This year the Seychelles Tourism Board provided a floating stage on the Bay of the lovely Beau Vallon for the entertainment … November 8, 2011
“We are on track, and we are ready for the Games. ... I am very impressed with everything I have seen this afternoon. Seychelles is ready to welcome the athletes and officials to the Games village.”
President James Michel was speaking after visiting … July 28, 2011
A new Seychelles carnival souvenir book has now been released in Seychelles, with the first copies presented to the National Library and National Archives yesterday.
The full-color book captures the highlights, vibrancy, and colors of the first "Carnaval … June 16, 2011
The renowned French Skipper, Jeremie Beyou, on the Hyundai Boat, a Leopard 47 yacht with an all Seychellois crew, won the 2011 Seychelles Regatta by just 2 seconds ahead of Michel Desjoyeaux on his Nicholas Feuillate Yacht.
The Hyundai boat is owned … May 30, 2011
New international events are hard to come by these days. This was so until the Seychelles, situated right in the middle of the Indian Ocean, decided that they would stage a carnival and invite the best carnivals of the world to parade alongside cultural … May 4, 2011
The mid-ocean islands of the Seychelles continues to reap great publicity from their “Carnaval International de Victoria” organized earlier this year. The Seychelles launched what will become an annual event under the theme of “the melting pot of … April 20, 2011
The known and popular Christine Abdelkrim, of the highly-respected monthly "Afrique Asie" magazine, had personally traveled to the Seychelles to cover the island's 2011 Carnaval International de Victoria in March. Christine knows the Seychelles and has … April 14, 2011
Europe is the continent with many a carnival, and Italy has its very own renowned carnival. Paolo Bembo, the highly-respected Italian journalist and historian from Navale Publications visited the Seychelles for their March Carnival of Carnivals and has … April 6, 2011
The Seychelles unique "carnival of carnivals," which was held in early March this year, was the biggest event ever organized in the Creole Islands of the Seychelles, and it is today widly accepted as having been the most popular event held in these islands. … March 31, 2011
The Tropical Creole islands of the Seychelles have taken the world press by storm with the success of their unique "carnival of carnivals." Seychelles launched a carnival with a different twist when they invited the Community of Nations to participate … March 27, 2011
Journalist Rupi Mangat published last week yet another article on the March 2011 Seychelles carnival article in the popular and respected East African newspaper. Countries from the African mainland descended on Seychelles with important cultural groups … March 22, 2011
The Zimbabwe delegation to the Seychelles carnival has made news in their home country. Their local news said: "Zimbabwe's delegation to the Seychelles carnival, led by Vice President Joice Mujuru, is back home after a successful tour of duty, which saw … March 10, 2011
The Seychelles Tourism Board met with the sponsors of the 2011 "Carnaval International de Victoria" in a short ceremony on Wednesday to thank them for their heartfelt contributions towards the event.
Held at the Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Beach Resort … February 24, 2011
The known and reputed French-based "Afrique Asie" magazine has published an editorial on page 10 of its January issue to explain the coming Seychelles carnival. "A carnival unlike all others" is the title of the article, which brings out the difference … February 23, 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
AGSelectPR, Port of Spain, has issued a confirmation on Wednesday, February 15, 2011 that Lima Calbio is heading for the Seychelles carnival.
After a 40-year hiatus since the 1972 debut of carnival in Seychelles, the festivities have returned to … February 17, 2011
"Seychelles Connect" is a company that very much echoes the spirit of the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" in "bringing the world to Seychelles" for the way in which this communication company's new phone application provides useful … February 15, 2011
The Seychelles Carnival was designed to bring the world to Seychelles. In exactly 17 days, on March 4, Victoria, the capital of Seychelles, will be host to Africa's newest carnival, which will see participation of the community of nations with their own … February 14, 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 European Union has demonstrated its support for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" due to be held between March 4-6, 2011 by pledging to have all its member states represented by their respective national flags during the procession … February 10, 2011
After an interval of 40 years, Seychelles is entering once more the world of carnival with one of its very own, the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," which Seychelles will be hosting between March 4-6, 2011.
Seychelles’ first … February 7, 2011
INDIAN OCEAN COMMISSION ISLANDS PLEDGE PARTICIPATIONMs. Maryvonne Pool, Seychelles Honorary Consul in Tanzania who is also a Seychelles Tourism Ambassador ,arrived in Seychelles last weekend with a valuable donation of a 15x3 meter Carnival banner, which … January 31, 2011
Business owners in the Seychelles are being urged to take advantage of the upcoming international carnival to promote their companies alongside the world floats coming to the islands for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." The Seychelles … January 30, 2011
Kitty J. Pope of the African Diaspora Tourism takes up the 2011 Seychelles "Carnival International de Victoria" to the American public as "Beautiful Seychelles shows off its multiculturalism as host of Africa’s newest carnival."
Africa’s Seychelles … January 28, 2011
The launching ceremony of the countdown started with a welcoming speech by the Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, followed by the presentation of the carnival theme song, the carnival lottery, and pledging of financial from the sponsors.
… January 21, 2011
The famous French pianist, Michel Dalberto, will be in Seychelles for a classical musical show that will be held on Tuesday, November 23 at the National Institute of Education (NIE) Auditorium at Mont Fleuri on the island of Mahe.
Considered as one … November 14, 2010