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Seychelles' Minister of Tourism unveils carnival poster for 2014

Carnaval International de Victoria 2014 starts countdown Seychelles' Minister of Tourism unveils carnival poster for 2014

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

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 ...

Seychelles' change of economic direction 5 years ago paid off big time

Seychelles get thumbs up from IMF mission Seychelles' change of economic direction 5 years ago paid off big time

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

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 ...

Seychelles taps new markets in Africa

Sechelles tourism 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 ...

European countries still main tourism source for Seychelles

Seychelles Tourism 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% ...

Seychelles looks forward to welcoming tourists from India

Tourism Board appoints Mumbai-based consultant 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

Seychelles and China tourism 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 ...

A tourism body within the African Union Commission?

Uniting Africa through tourism 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

Africa and China MOU 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 ...

Seychelles to host travel and tourism mart in 2014

Vanilla Islands taking leading role with: Reunion, Seychelles,Comoros, Mauritius, Mayotte and Madagascar 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) ...

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

Exclusive interview 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 brings home award from Korea World Travel Fair 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 second term

Seychelles Minister for tourism and culture re-elected Vanilla Islands of the Indian Ocean re-elects its President for a second term

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

Joint workshop for European tour operators held in Seychelles 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, ...

Vanilla Islands: the world in terms of diversity and uniqueness

Indian Ocean tourism alliance: Seychelles, La Reunion, Mauritius, Madagascar, Comoros and Mayotte 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 ...

Seychelles and Emirates work together to assure sustainable hotel development

Public and private sectors meet for working visit 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 ...

Tourism leaders from Dubai and Seychelles meet

Working visit 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 ...

Seychelles and Malawai ministers meet on sidelines of INDABA

consolidating avenues of cooperation 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)

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

Joint UNWTO and ATM event in UAE on May 7 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 ...

Aride island goes exclusively solar

Seychelles tourism nature reserve Aride island goes exclusively solar

By Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(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, ...

New hotels on Praslin for Seychelles tourists

Destination: Cote D'Or Beach 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

after inaugural hong kong flight by Air seychelles 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 ...

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