Seychelles Chamber of Commerce and Industry lauds tourism accolades
The SCCI (Seychelles Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Chairman, Mr.
The SCCI (Seychelles Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Chairman, Mr. Marco Francis extended his warmest congratulations to the winners announced at the recent travel awards gala ceremony in Seychelles.
Mr. Francis said that all the prizes won by the different tourism organizations and companies at the 22nd World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony, is proof of the ongoing partnership between the government and the private sector. He said that the efforts made by all tourism stakeholders is producing fruits of prosperity that will be beneficial not only to the tourism sector but to the country.
Mr. Francis added that these awards will bring the winning parties and most of all Seychelles, more in the limelight of the world tourism market. This will increase the amount of visitors to our country and thus increase opportunities for more tourism-related business that will certainly increase employment in that sector.
Mr. Francis said that the SCCI will always support the ongoing campaign being done by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture to make Seychelles an unforgettable destination. By saying this, Mr. Francis said that each and every one must make extra effort to ensure that the tourism sector remains as one of the strongest pillar of the Seychelles economy.
Finally, Mr. Francis said that the partnership between the private sector and the government must continue as this brings benefit to the country. This award shows Seychelles is one of the leading tourism markets not only in the Indian Ocean but on the African continent.