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SADC summit sees resolve to move Madagascar forward

At a SADC extraordinary summit held in the margins of the 20th Assembly of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Seychelles Vice President Danny Faure has saluted the teamwork and resolve of SADC member s

Violence and instability in Madagascar must end

Seychelles President James Michel has addressed the 32nd Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government in Maputo on the SADC Troika recommendations

South African Development Community issues statement on situation in Madagascar

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar – The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ministerial Committee of the Organ (MCO) Troika issued the following statement on the event of the Extraordinary Summit h

Malagasy leaders work to find solution to Madagascar crisis

President James Michel of the Seychelles has commended the commitment of President Jacob Zuma, the SADC Organ Troika on Politics, Defense, and Security, as well as the Malagasy leaders, for their effo

Seychelles hosts first formal meeting of Malagasy leadership post SADC roadmap

The Seychelles government has hosted a historical meeting on Madagascar, held on the secluded island of Desroches on Wednesday, July 25, which has brought together key regional stakeholders in order t

Second day of Madagascar negotiations on Desroches island

The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, welcomed President Jacob Zuma of South Africa early this morning on the latter’s arrival at Seychelles International Airport.

Tourism leaders gather for RETOSA Board meeting in Seychelles

The Board of RETOSA, the tourism organization for Southern African countries, ended on July 12 with a gala dinner at the Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino with an address by Alain St.Ange, the S

RETOSA Board to meet in Seychelles during Routes Africa 2012

It has been confirmed by the RETOSA Secretariat that the Board of SADC’s Tourism Body, RETOSA, will be meeting in Seychelles from July 6-13, 2012.

Seychelles hosting two important travel and tourism meetings in July

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, has reiterated to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) the importance of member states to assist in the surge against marit

RETOSA committed to continued development of tourism

The Mauritius Minister for Tourism and Leisure, Micheal Yeung Sik Yuen, opened the 48th session of the RETOSA Board Meeting in Mauritius.

Africa to become tourism backdrop for world events

The SADC and RETOSA meetings in Mauritius this week was an opportunity for Seychelles and Zimbabwe to speak with delegates and press of major tourism events coming to Africa.

Seychelles looks for assistance from SADC and RETOSA

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, has arrived in Mauritius to attend the 48th RETOSA board meeting of the Tourism Ministers and the SADC meeting.

Seychelles new Minister heads delegation to SADC and RETOSA

The newly-appointed Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, will be in Mauritius between March 26-29, 2012 to attend the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ministers of

Invitation to Seychelles carnival extended to attendees of African tourism events

The three-man Seychelles delegation attending the meeting of SADC tourism ministers and 46th RETOSA conference in Livingstone, Zambia, used the opportunity to interest even more African countries to a

Seychelles to serve in marketing and communication committee

Following on from Seychelles’ admission to RETOSA, the regional tourism organization for Southern African countries at the meeting of SADC ministers responsible for tourism in Livingstone, Zambia, b

Seychelles tourism team participates in 46th Retosa Board in Zambia

Alain St.Ange, CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, is being joined by David Germain, Seychelles’ Tourism Director for Africa and the Americas, and Glynn Burridge, the Tourism Board's copywriter and

Seychelles participates in SADC Pro-Fit Investment in Tourism in Brussels, Belgium

Member states of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), inclusive of the Seychelles together with the EU-ACP ProInvest Program, met in Brussels February 15-17, 2011 for a "Pro-Fit Investme

Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report


SADC tourists to get single visa

Cape Town - The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) has agreed to speed up the process of establishing a single visa (a Univisa) for tourists visiting southern Africa.The decision was taken at a ministerial conference held in Luanda last week, and was announced by Rejoice Mabudafhasi, the deputy tourism minister on Tuesday.