The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, announced today that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) rejoined the organization 26 years after having left UNWTO. The announcement was made during the UNWTO & Arabian Travel Market … May 7, 2013
International arrivals to the UAE increased healthily in 2012, reaching an estimated 11 million tourists delegates heard today at the latest WTM Vision Conference - Dubai held at Reed Travel Exhibition’s event Arabian Travel Market.Overall performance … May 7, 2013
The Vice President of the Republic, Mr. Danny Faure, has been invited to attend the Africa Global Business Forum 2013, to be held on May 1 and 2 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Malctoum, … May 1, 2013
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
Seychelles’ relationship with the UAE was the subject of an exclusive interview given by the island’s former President, James R. Mancham, to Abu Dhabi TV at prime viewing time. Mr. Mancham said that the relationship prevailing between the Republic … November 26, 2012
The Seychelles islands has lately recorded a remarkable upsurge in tourist arrivals from the United Arab Emirates Market (UAE), which has resulted in the country reaching over 10,000 visitors arriving from this market.
More precisely, the weekly Visitor … November 3, 2012
ABU DHABI, UAE – Travelers from across the Middle East have responded extremely positively to the launch of Wego’s travel metasearch services specifically localized for each of the GCC nations in Arabic and featuring Middle Eastern airlines, hotel … October 1, 2012
A Seychelles tourism delegation led by Minister for Tourism & Culture, Alain St.Ange, and including the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Elsia Grandcourt; Senior Marketing Executive, Amy Michel; and Tourism Consultant and Copywriter Glynn Burridge … October 1, 2012
ADU DHABI, UAE - As more than 350 air transport leaders make preparations for the World Route Development Strategy Summit in Abu Dhabi at the end of the week, one of the event’s speakers lays out his views on the future challenges facing the industry. … September 27, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced certification of Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara, United Arab Emirates. Set on the island haven of Sir Bani Yas, just off the coast off Abu Dhabi in the Arabian Gulf, the property is recognized for … May 1, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced recertification of the Iberotel Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort located on the east coast of the UAE in Fujairah. This resort, overlooking the sea and its own pristine private beach with the Hajjar Mountains … April 3, 2012
Following the opening of the new Seychelles Embassy in Abu Dhabi last Thursday, the Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, has met with his counterpart, the Minister for Foreign Affairs for the United Arab Emirates, His Highness … December 6, 2011
Seychelles President Michel has saluted the "peaceful, caring, prosperous, and forward looking nation" of the United Arab Emirates as they celebrate the 40th anniversary of their founding.
In congratulatory messages for the government and people of … December 2, 2011
The newspaper, “The Gulf Today,” has taken up the story of the Seychelles islands opening their first diplomatic representation in the Middle East and Gulf nations. Seychelles last week opened their latest Embassy, and that was in Abu Dhabi in the … November 28, 2011
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
Seychelles Minister Jean Paul Adam, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, were guests of the Dubai government at the 2011 Dubai Air show and jointly-held, tourism-related meetings.
Minister Adam and … November 17, 2011
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has met with the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates, Mallallah Mubarak Al-Ameri, at State House this morning.
The President thanked the Ambassador for his efforts to develop tourism relations between … November 4, 2011
Seychelles Founding President, Sir James R. Mancham, was a guest of honor on Etihad’s first flight from Abu Dhabi to Seychelles on Wednesday, November 2, 2011. This morning from his Glacis-sur-Mer office in Mahé, Sir James Mancham issued a statement … November 3, 2011
Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, met with the UAE's popular newspaper, "Al Bayan," as he transited Dubai this week. Mr. St. Ange said that he remained a believer in meeting with the press and ensured visibility of the Seychelles … July 11, 2011
The United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia will experience some of the world’s strongest inbound tourism growth over the next 5 years, reveals research unveiled today at the World Travel Market (WTM) Vision Conference–Dubai.
Euromonitor International … May 3, 2011
The Seychelles President Mr. James Michel has met with the Minister of Health of the United Arab Emirates Dr. Hanif Hassan Ali Al Qassim and members of his delegation at State House this morning.
President Michel reiterated the gratitude of the people … April 26, 2011
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
Following his recent participation in the Afro-Arab Summit in Sirte, Libya, Jean-Paul Adam, Seychelles Minister of Foreign Affairs, attended a special event today in Dubai, where a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the Seychelles Tourism Board … October 12, 2010
VICTORIA, Mahé - Two of the students who suffered injuries in the Praslin bus accident on June 25 earlier this year and were sent to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for further medical treatment have today returned home to Seychelles.
The … October 5, 2010
The government of the United Arab Emirates has signed an agreement with the government of Seychelles to fund the construction of a new Seychelles Coast Guard base on Ile Perseverance, in a project worth US$15 million.
The new Coast Guard base will … July 16, 2010
AJMAN, UAE - Put the zest back into your life with a membership at the Laguna Beach Club in Kempinski Hotel Ajman and take advantage of their off-peak rates for membership to the exclusive club that offers a variety of fitness, leisure, and recreation … May 4, 2009
AJMAN, UAE - Recent recipients of the highly-coveted UAE President’s Cup, famed football team Al Ain Club, spent the weekend at Kempinski Hotel Ajman prepping and relaxing before for their last match of the season against Ajman that took place on Saturday, … April 20, 2009
AJMAN, UAE - Summer is just around the corner, if soaring temperatures are any indication. But the hottest season of the year, can also be the most fun and exciting, spent at the luxurious Kempinski Hotel Ajman.
“Summer is traditionally one of our … April 2, 2009