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Top Algerian group to perform at Miss Seychelles…another world 2015 ceremony

Top Algerian group to perform at Miss Seychelles…another world 2015 ceremony

Babylone, a three-member Algerian group, is in Seychelles to perform at the “Miss Seychelles...another world” 2015 pageant on May 30.

Seychelles Tourism Academy awards best students

Seychelles Tourism Academy awards best students

The Seychelles Tourism Academy has awarded students who have completed their studies there and who have excelled in their respective fields.

 “Miss Seychelles…another world 2015” gets added sparkle

“Miss Seychelles…another world 2015” gets added sparkle

Seychelles’ new beauty queen set to be crowned on May 30 will be wearing a new crown, different from the one worn by the previous winners of the local beauty pageant.

Seychelles confirms participation in UNWTO's 21st General Assembly in Colombia

Seychelles confirms participation in UNWTO's 21st General Assembly in Colombia

UNWTO's 21st General Assembly in Medelin in Colombia from September 12-17 - Seychelles confirms participation to Minister Sandra Taylor of Colombia

Newly-appointed Board members for National Arts Council

Newly-appointed Board members for National Arts Council

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, has announced the appointment of the new Board for the National Arts Council (NAC) which takes office immediately.

Seychelles joins the world in celebrating first Yoga Day

Seychelles joins the world in celebrating first Yoga Day

Seychelles will be joining the rest of the world to celebrate for the first time the International Day of Yoga on June 21 this year.

Connecting with Seychelles means connecting with Africa

Connecting with Seychelles means connecting with Africa

The Africa Prosperity Conference brings together the members of the African Chambers of Commerce and business associations.

Meeting point for believers in tourism through heritage of Africa

Seychelles Tourism Meeting point for believers in tourism through heritage of Africa

Seychelles celebrated Africa Day and FetAfrik 2015 bringing together scholars in tourism and heritage studies from Seychelles, Madagascar, Reunion, Zambia, and Ghana to identify existing ...

Seychelles Minister: Tourism remains a vital industry

Seychelles Minister: Tourism remains a vital industry

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, said that tourism remains a vital industry in today's troubled world.

Vanilla Air Alliance - Statement by the Minister for Transport

Vanilla Air Alliance - Statement by the Minister for Transport

The official announcement made today by the Indian Ocean Commission is most welcomed and follows technical meetings between our respective national air carriers and at a political level, ...

Vanilla Islands zone airlines ready for ground-breaking cooperation agreements

Seychelles, Air Mauritius, Air Madagascar and Air Austral agree Vanilla Islands zone airlines ready for ground-breaking cooperation agreements

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

Among the signatories will be Air Seychelles, Air Mauritius, Air Madagascar and Air Austral.

Arts Exhibition in Seychelles for FetAfrik to mark Africa Day 2015

Participation from mainland Africa Arts Exhibition in Seychelles for FetAfrik to mark Africa Day 2015

"Africa must work with Africa, if Africa is to be strong," is a statement often aired by Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, and on Monday this week, ...

World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony will be held in Seychelles

World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony will be held in Seychelles

The best of the best from the world of tourism of Africa and of the Indian Ocean will be in Seychelles for the June 20 World Travel Awards 2015.

Seychelles FetAfrik contributes to give a soul to business

Seychelles FetAfrik contributes to give a soul to business

“Business does not have a soul unless it understands the culture that drives it.”

Cooperation possible? Caribbean and Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Tourism Ministers

Cooperation possible? Caribbean and Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Tourism Ministers

On the sidelines of the UNWTO Haiti Meeting on Multidestination Opportunities for Regional Integration, discussions were held informally between Minister Wykeham McNeill, the Minister for Tourism ...

President's message on Africa Day 2015

President's message on Africa Day 2015

Seychelles President James Michel’s message on the occasion of Africa Day 2015:

Today, on May 25, 2015, Seychelles joins the rest of the world in celebrating Africa Day.

Escapades Seychellois: Travel agents in France are getting ready

Escapades Seychellois: Travel agents in France are getting ready

For a week, the Seychelles Tourism Board and its Seychellois partners will be touring selected cities in France from June 1-4, 2015.

Seychelles Minister of Tourism & Culture meets press as he transits New York

Seychelles Minister of Tourism & Culture meets press as he transits New York

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, this morning met with the press as he transited New York on his way back to Seychelles via Dubai.

Seychelles marks Africa Day with FetArik 2015 with the arts

Seychelles marks Africa Day with FetArik 2015 with the arts

The exceptional beauty, diversity, and contemporary relevance of Africa’s art were admired at the National Arts Gallery to mark FetAfrik 2015.

Record numbers: Seychelles tourism arrivals

Record numbers: Seychelles tourism arrivals

Seychelles saw in March to April 2015, two consecutive months, its highest ever monthly tourism arrival.

Seychelles founding president received at the Cape Town home of Nelson Mandela

Seychelles founding president received at the Cape Town home of Nelson Mandela

Seychelles founding President, James R Mancham, and his wife, Catherine, were exceptionally honored yesterday (Thursday, May 21) when they were received for morning tea at the Cape Town home of ...

Seychelles confirms another TripAdvisor hotel award

Hotel L’Archipel awarded Certificate of Excellence for 5 consecutive years Seychelles confirms another TripAdvisor hotel award

Inducted into “Hall of Fame” of Five-time Certificate of Excellence Winners on the world’s largest travel site, L’Archipel Hotel on Praslin in Seychelles has been recognized as a ...

Four Seasons Seychelles promotes from within

Employing Seychellois in the tourism industry Four Seasons Seychelles promotes from within

Alex Porteous, the General Manager at Four Seasons Seychelles, has confirmed that Four Seasons Seychelles has promoted Lucianne Ally to the post of Human Resources Director and Executive Committee ...

A strong regional integration system: Air and land connectivity & travel facilitation

Seychelles Tourism Minister addresses UNWTO Haiti Conference A strong regional integration system: Air and land connectivity & travel facilitation

Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles, who is in Port-au-Prince in Haiti for the UNWTO (United Nations World Tourism Organization) on the question of Multidestination Opportunities for Regional ...

Seychelles makes its mark at Indaba trade fair in South Africa

Seychelles makes its mark at Indaba trade fair in South Africa

The Seychelles Tourism Board has won the best stand award at Indaba, South Africa’s biggest trade fair held from May 9-11.

Seychelles signs bilateral air services agreement with Brazil

Seychelles signs bilateral air services agreement with Brazil

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has for a while now been eyeing the South American markets, among them Brazil, to tap into that country’s substantial outbound tourist pool.

Treasure Cove Hotel & Restaurant of Seychelles pulls Trip Advisor Certificate for Excellence

Treasure Cove Hotel & Restaurant of Seychelles pulls Trip Advisor Certificate for Excellence

Marie France MacGregor, the owner of the Treasure Cove Hotel & Restaurant at Bel Ombre, simply said, "I must be doing something right," as she pulled the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence ...

Tourism promotion with success as Seychelles carnival makes cover page

Tourism promotion with success as Seychelles carnival makes cover page

Success is easy to take for granted, but the tireless efforts by the team at the Seychelles Tourism Board to keep Seychelles visible in the four corners of the world is no easy feat at all.

Haiti & Seychelles Tourism Ministers meet in Port-au-Prince

Haiti & Seychelles Tourism Ministers meet in Port-au-Prince

Stephanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister for Tourism and Creative Industries of Haiti, and Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, met for bilateral ...

Beijing Union University signs MOU with Seychelles Tourism Academy

Beijing Union University signs MOU with Seychelles Tourism Academy

The Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA) has signed for the first time a Memorandum of Understanding with a university in China, the Beijing Union University.

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