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Tourism Minister of Seychelles goes door to door

Seychelles Minister Loustau-Lalanne is conducting a series of door-to-door visits to tourism properties in the country to meet the management teams and staff, and to get an idea of the various ...

Seychelles ensures tourists receive best possible service

Held at the ex-national assembly hall, National Cultural Centre, a training session was organized by the Seychelles Tourism Department in collaboration with the Seychelles Tourism Academy ...

Dissent over emphasis of “no tourists came to harm” in slaying of conservationist

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

Kenya has just witnessed the first killing of a white land owner, Tristan Voorspuy, in the current torrent of invasions, but not the first killing of a conservationist in Laikipia, when in August ...

New chapter of growth in tourism for East Africa

Apolinari Tairo, eTN Tanzania

Tourism between East Africa and the granted Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as Category One status is expected to herald the new beginning of direct flights to America from Nairobi, ...

France: Top producer for Seychelles Tourism

Seychelles Director for Europe, Bernadette Willemin, said arrival figures from France virtually doubled over the last 10 years alone and reached a new record year in 2016 with 43,300 visitors, ...

UN humanitarian chief urges international support for Kenyans in drought-hit areas

The United Nations humanitarian chief today urged international support for the estimated 2.7 million people in parts of Kenya who urgently need food and water following the onset of a severe ...

Moratorium update on large hotel projects in Seychelles

A moratorium on large hotel projects in Seychelles, specifically on Mahe and the inner islands, was announced by former President James Michel in his address on the occasion of Seychelles’ ...

Honeymoon over for UBER drivers

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

Competition in Kenya's capital, including from Little Rides, backed by telecom giant Safaricom, forced UBER's local management to revise tariffs downwards to protect their market share, but the ...

Seychelles Love Story: An inspiration

Present at a book launch for Claude Pavards most recent book, “Seychelles Love Story,” were the Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Maurice Loustau-Lalanne; Chief Executive ...

Low-cost African carrier hoping to spread its wings further

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

Over the past festive season, Jambojet ended up in hot water with regulators and passengers over a tsunami of flight cancellations and involuntary re-routings, something addressed last week by the ...

Kenya and sports tourism on a winning streak

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

The venue was the KCOM stadium in Hull where the Premiership side fielded only 5 of their top players, giving reservists the chance to show their mettle in a friendly match against Kenya's best ...

AccorHotels expanding with Zambia Tourism

AccorHotels Senior Vice President and Head of Development for Africa and the Indian Ocean Mr.

Algeria kicks off 1st UNWTO Regional Capacity Building Program on Tourism Statistics

In the framework of the technical assistance that the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) provides to Member States, especially in their development of sound statistical systems, the People's ...

Kenya airport granted cat 1 status

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

While it may take some time before actual direct flights will be launched, the legal foundation is now taken care of for Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) now that it has received ...

Future is BRIGHT for Seychelles hospitality graduates

The BRIGHT program is an initiative launched in 2010 by Constance Hotels and Resorts in Seychelles.

Supervisors at Constance Ephelia Seychelles boost leadership skills

Twenty-two employees from the Constance Ephelia Seychelles graduated from the Bridging the Gap Through Holistic Training (BRIGHT) level one programme on Monday in a special ceremony held at the ...

Seychelles Tourism is in Jeddah promoting tourism

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) took part once again in the Jeddah Intl Travel & Tourism 2017 (JTTX7) at the Jeddah Hilton from February 15-17.

Tanzania government targets hotels connected with illegal drugs

Apolinari Tairo, eTN Tanzania

The government of Tanzania has listed and targeted a number of tourist hotels in the country’s leading commercial capital, pinpointing their owners, saying they are well connected with illicit ...

Enhancements and improvements: Seychelles resort gets upgrades

Mr. Jacques Devoud, the owner/General Manager of Valmer Resort in Seychelles, is putting a lot of emphasis on product enhancement and infrastructure improvements.

Seychelles Tourism Minister works for daily flights with Mauritius

During a courtesy call of the Mauritian Minister for Ocean Economy Marine Resources Fisheries and Shipping, Remdut Koonjoo, on Minister Maurice Loustau-Lalanne, Minister for Tourism, Civil ...

New Seychelles Diary blog enhancing tourism

A new blog designed by Seychelles Tourism was created to engage with readers and drive tourism business to the destination.

Air Seychelles touches down for first time in Durban

The Indian Ocean island of Seychelles has the potential to become a strategic springboard for KwaZulu-Natal, particularly for Durban as a premier east-coast commercial and logistics hub of three ...

South African Airways maintains Stage 2 status of IATA Environmental Assessment

South African Airways (SAA) has become one of a very few global airlines to maintain Stage 2 status of the IATA Environmental Assessment Program (IEnvA).

Agreement Etihad Airways- Kenya Airways Etihad Airways Engineering love Kenya Airways

Etihad Airways Engineering has signed an agreement with Kenya Airways to perform mandatory checks on its Boeing 787-8 fleet.

Chris Diaz quits Kenya Airways as Director of Marketing

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

Chris Diaz, Director of Marketing at Kenya Airways, has overnight confirmed that he will be leaving the airline in a month to take up a new position details of which can be found here when a ...

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