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Seychelles’ Minister of Tourism unveils carnival poster for 2014

Seychelles’ Tourism and Culture Minister Alain St.Ange yesterday unveiled the poster for the “Carnaval de Carnivals – The Carnaval International de Victoria” which is scheduled for April 25-27

Seychelles’ change of economic direction 5 years ago paid off big...

Five years ago to the day did President James Alix Michel go on national television to make a ground breaking announcement about a new economic course of action, as the country was coming under the da

Seychelles taps new markets in Africa

The wide reach of South African Airways (SAA) and Ethiopian Airlines is being used to tap new markets in Africa, according to David Germain, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Director for Africa & th

European countries still main tourism source for Seychelles

Despite the economic recession hitting many European countries, the "Old Continent" is still Seychelles' main market source, supplying 72,436 visitors up to the second week of June 2013, or a 12% incr

Seychelles looks forward to welcoming tourists from India

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has appointed Mumbai-based Blue Square Consultants (BSC) as its official representative in India with immediate effect.

Seychelles tourism maintains its presence in China

The Seychelles islands are going after their share of the Chinese market with the tourism board and its partners participating at the International Tourism Expo of China for the 3rd year running.

A tourism body within the African Union Commission?

Tourism counts for a major part of the African economies. Tourism unifies people, culture, and heritage.

Seychelles and Inner Mongolia develop ties of cooperation

The Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture and Inner Mongolia, an autonomous region of the People’s Republic of China, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop ties of cooperation between

Seychelles to host travel and tourism mart in 2014

Seychelles is taking the lead in promoting regional tourism and will host a travel and tourism mart with the member states of the Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IOR-ARC) next y

Indradev Curpen of Mauritius talks with Seychelles Minister Alain St.Ange

Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles tells Indradev CURPEN, the known journalist from Mauritius, that: “It is only through togetherness that we will make our region more visible.”

Seychelles rapidly emerging in Korean market as top destination

Seychelles participated in the 26th Korea World Travel Fair, also known as KOTFA, from May 30 to June 2, 2013, with the Regional Manager of the Seychelles Tourist Office, Korea, Ms.

Vanilla Islands of the Indian Ocean re-elects its President for a...

The member states of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands organization has re-elected its President, Mr. Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism & Culture, for a second term.

Seychelles and Emirates work together to further boost tourist arrivals

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, Seychelle

Vanilla Islands: the world in terms of diversity and uniqueness

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, in his capacity as the President of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Regional Organization, addressed a press conference yes

Seychelles and Emirates work together to assure sustainable hotel development

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 A

Tourism leaders from Dubai and Seychelles meet

Helal Saeed Almarri, the Director General of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), the principal authority responsible for strengthening Dubai’s positioning as a world-leadi

Seychelles and Malawai ministers meet on sidelines of INDABA

The Minister responsible for Tourism, Wildlife and Culture of Malawi, the Hon.

Seychelles is attending the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2013)

The 20th Arabian Travel Market (ATM) has opened in Dubai on May 6 with a record number of more than 2,500 exhibitors and over 20 national tourist delegations.

Seychelles Tourism Minister to speak at Arabian Travel Market in Dubai

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) confirmed that the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, has been invited to address the “Setting a common growth agenda f

Aride island goes exclusively solar

(eTN) - The Seychelles northernmost granite island, Aride, a nature reserve owned and managed by the Island Conservation Society and dedicated to protecting the island’s unique flora and fauna, has

New hotels on Praslin for Seychelles tourists

Praslin has for many years been the center of the island's tourism industry. The new bank of prime hotels constructed on Mahe in recent years had shifted the focus back to the main island.

Seychelles discusses tourism plans for Hong Kong and China

The private sector tourism trade from the Seychelles made time as they were in Hong Kong for the inaugural flight of their national airline to Hong Kong to meet as a group to hear from Cramer Ball, th

Seychelles meets with Macao representatives at ASEAN ceremony

A Seychelles delegation led by the island's Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, attended the 2nd Inauguration Ceremony of the Macao ASEAN International Chamber of Commerce in

Seychelles targets Russian tourism market

The Seychelles Tourism Board, headed by Ms. Bernadette Willemin, the Paris-based Director for Europe, and Ms.

Seychelles recognized as leaders in the world of tourism

On March 14, Frances Cha of CNN gives coverage of a new report, put out earlier this month by the Worl

Future cultural and tourism exchanges between Seychelles and Italy

The Principal Secretary for Tourism, Sherin Naiken, has met with the Mayor of the Italian town, Civitavecchia in Rome, at a special dinner hosted for the visiting Italian delegation.

Seychelles puts on an impressive show at ITB Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - On Wednesday, the ITB trade and consumer fair has once again opened its gates at the Berlin fairgrounds.