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Another group of Commissioned Agents received professional certificate

A new group of practicing and aspiring Commissioned Agents has been presented with their certificates after following a one-day training session on October 9 2018, at the Seychelles Port Authority (SPA). The workshop, which was facilitated by Mrs. Murla Gabriel, from the STA was organized by the Tourism Department in conjunction with its partners – the Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA) ...

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Seychelles Tourism Board launched another branded taxi campaign in French capital Paris

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) brought some visual warmth to the French capital Paris with the launch of a branded taxi advertising campaign. Running through the autumn-winter promotional season, the campaign is part of STB’s communication plan for that period. For the last two weeks of September, 250 taxis were transformed into head turners as the vehicles were branded with ...

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Minister Dogley Pays Visit to German STB Office and experienced Travel-Agent Event

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) team in Germany has been honoured to host the Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley in Frankfurt. Minister Dogley started off his official visit to few STB offices in Europe on his way to the IFTM Top Resa tourism fair in Paris, France. He seized the opportunity to attend a Seychelles Cooking ...

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Tourism Festival Advert

The Ministry of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine will be commemorating International Tourism during the week of 15th – 22nd September 2018 under the theme, “We are Tourism”.  A committee has been set up, chaired by Minister Dogley, to engage both public and private sectors to come up with activities and events that can be done during this week ...

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Minister Dogley meets stakeholders from La Digue in a second public meeting

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley, had a third consultative meeting with the stakeholders and community members from La Digue. The meeting is subsequent to the ones that were conducted in February and April as part of the government’s strategy to establish the Vision 2032. During the first two meetings, the Diguois raised a number ...

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Progress by tourism, civil aviation, ports and marine agencies outlined as Minister Didier Dogley hosts first Press Conference

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley, held his first press conference last week, since assuming the portfolio in April this year. This is in line with President Danny Faure’s recommendation that all public offices should regularly disseminate information to the public. The press conference was held at the ministry’s headquarters at Botanical House, Mont Fleuri. ...

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Tourism stakeholders meet in third multi-sectoral meeting for 2018

The Ministry of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, hosted the third multi-sectoral meeting for the year. The meeting held at National House, saw the participation of government officials, and representatives from the private sector. The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley, chaired for the first time since assuming his new portfolio in April this year. ...

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Eco labels awarded to Avani Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa and The H Resort Vallon Beach Seychelles

The Tourism Department has awarded the Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label (SSTL) to another two hotel establishments. Representatives of Avani Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa and The H Resort Vallon Beach, received their SSTL certificates from the hands of the Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley. This was during a short ceremony held at the ministry’s headquarters, ...

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Tourism Minister conducts first hotel visit on Praslin

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley, visited 8 hotels on Praslin. This was his first hotel visit on the island since he took over the tourism portfolio in April. Minister Dogley was accompanied by the Principal Secretary for Tourism, Anne Lafortune. The delegation visited a variety of hotel establishments from those having as little as ...

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Tourism Minister conducts first hotel visit on Praslin

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Didier Dogley, visited 8 hotels on Praslin. This was his first hotel visit on the island since he took over the tourism portfolio in April. Minister Dogley was accompanied by the Principal Secretary for Tourism, Anne Lafortune. The delegation visited a variety of hotel establishments from those having as little as ...

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