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More flights between-Mahé and Praslin

Air Seychelles has announced that it will increase its domestic services between Mahé and Praslin to meet strong travel demand over the coming summer peak season months. In addition to its regular services, the airline will offer 84 extra flights per week between the two islands in July and August, representing a capacity increase of 27 per cent. This will ...

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ISPC hands over culinary contest proceeds to STA

ISPC Seychelles yesterday handed over a cheque for R132,000 to the Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA). This is money raised during the 2015 Seychelles National Culinary Contest and the subsequent annual gala dinner. ISPC was the main sponsor of the event. It was the principal of the academy Flavien Joubert who accepted the cheque from the company’s chief executive Alfred Fourcroy ...

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Seychelles Heritage Foundation : Club du patrimoine dans les écoles

Formation de coordonnateurs  Afin de promouvoir le patrimoine culturel auprès des jeunes, Seychelles Heritage Foundation (SHF) a organisé une session le 24 juin 2016, au centre culturel national de Victoria, afin de former des coordonateurs de clubs du patrimoine. Ils sont dans les écoles primaires et secondaires d’Anse Boileau, de Bel Eau, de Grand Anse Praslin, de la Retraite, de ...

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Tourism Minister calls on hotels on Praslin unannounced

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture was on Praslin Island last week calling on hotels, large and small, unannounced. The Minister who promotes the concept of ‘staying connected’ with the trade said after this Praslin visit that it was also important to see tourism establishments during their day-to-day operation mode. “This is what our visitors see and this is what ...

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Korean Air V.P. holds talks with Seychelles Minister of Tourism and Culture

Mr Yo-han Park, the Managing Vice President of Korean Air this afternoon received Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture at the Korean Air Headquarters at Seosomun-ro in Jung-gu Seoul for tourism discussions. This meeting follows a series of press meetings held by Minister St.Ange in Seoul and a press conference referred to as a ‘full house’ yesterday ...

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Seychelles Workshop and Press Conference in South Korea hosted with success

Seychelles Tourism Board hosted its first Seychelles Workshop in Seoul, South Korea yesterday, the 5th July as a commitment of the Seychelles to work closer with their partners in the South Korean tourism trade. This workshop in Seoul has been designed to provide a platform for the travel agents and press to meet with the trade partners from the Seychelles ...

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Civil aviation marks 45 years of progress

An exhibition showcasing 45 years of development, evolution and achievements of Seychelles in civil aviation since the first British Overseas Airways Corporation jet (BOAC) landed here on July 4, 1971, is on at the National Arts Gallery in Victoria. It was opened yesterday by the chief executive of the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA) Gilbert Faure in the presence of ...

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Skychef celebrates 45 years of culinary excellence

Over 200 staff who work for Skychef Servair had great cause for celebrations yesterday as the service catering business clocked 45 years of culinary excellence. In a short ceremony held on its premises at Pointe Larue, the founder of Skychef, the late Panos Papakokkinos was recognised by his daughter Georgia Van Heyste and Skychef chief executive Neville Morel. Mrs Van ...

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Private sector of Seychelles ready to support beauty queen’s project

 A group of contractors from the island’s private sector along with representatives from key governmental departments met the newly crowned Miss Seychelles…another world 2016 Christine Barbier last week to learn more on her beauty with a purpose project. Miss Barbier presented her project to those who attended the meeting which was held at the Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) headquarters, Espace ...

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