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Seychelles , Tuesday 15 January 2019

News Seychelles: Seychelles women recognized for contributions from tourism to gender equality

News source: https://www.eturbonews.com/242788/seychelles-women-recognized-for-contributions-from-tourism-to-gender-equality
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

Interested in the sustainable tourism in the country, she founded the Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Foundation (SSTF) which strives to make Seychelles an international best practice example for susta...

News Seychelles: Seychelles, UAE to sign customs agreement to assist with anti-fraud measures

News source: http://www.seychellesnewsagency.com/articles/10339/Seychelles%2C+UAE+to+sign+customs+agreement+to+assist+with+anti-fraud+measures
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

(Seychelles News Agency) - The customs departments of Seychelles and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will be able to share information on fraud cases after the signing of an agreement later this year, ...

News Seychelles: Seychelles National Parks Authority revises fees for parks and trails; first increase since 2009

News source: http://www.seychellesnewsagency.com/articles/10318/Seychelles+National+Parks+Authority+revises+fees+for+parks+and+trails%3B+first+increase+since+
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

(Seychelles News Agency) - The Seychelles National Parks Authority (SNPA) is in the process of revising entrance fees for national parks to ensure better maintenance and sustainability of parks and tr...

News Seychelles: Seychelles launches new HR policy and strategy 2018-2022

News source: https://www.afdb.org/en/news-and-events/seychelles-launches-new-hr-policy-and-strategy-2018-2022-18916/
Publicated on: Friday 11 January 2019

On 18 th December, 2018, at a ceremony attended by some 80 participants, the Government of Seychelles launched a 5-year Policy and Strategy on Human Resources Development (HRD) to support its Sustaina...

News Seychelles: Why Seychelles should be on everyone’s 2019 travel list

News source: https://www.eturbonews.com/242336/why-seychelles-should-be-on-everyones-2019-travel-list
Publicated on: uesday 08 January 2019

Former Seychelles Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine and current Tourism Consultant, Alain St.Ange, shared his thoughts and expertise on why he believes Seychelles should be on everyo...

News Seychelles: Gernot Rohr observes 35 players for Seychelles, Egypt matches

News source: https://www.today.ng/sport/football/gernot-rohr-observes-35-players-seychelles-egypt-matches-186828
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is observing 35 players for the inconsequential 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Seychelles and the International friendly against AFCON ...

News Seychelles: Seychelles: Sandra Esparon and Mercenary Named As Seychelles' Best Female and Male Artists for 2018

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201901130124.html
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Sandra Esparon and Mercenary were named best female and male artists Saturday night at the Cable Tunes Awards 2018. The awards ceremony, held at the Berjaya Hotel on the northern side of the main ...

News Seychelles: Seychelles to Ban Plastic Straws

News source: https://www.rustourismnews.com/2019/01/08/seychelles-to-ban-plastic-straws/
Publicated on: onday 07 January 2019

The importation of single-use plastic straws into the country will be banned as of February 1 In another step to help protect the environment of Seychelles, the island nation’s ministry of environment ...

News Seychelles: Bibby HydroMap to Support Nekton Seychelles Expedition

News source: https://subseaworldnews.com/2019/01/14/bibby-hydromap-to-support-nekton-seychelles-expedition/
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

Bibby HydroMap will be providing survey support to Nekton Deep Ocean Research Institute for their Seychelles Expedition in March 2019. Bibby HydroMap will be providing a hydrographic surveyor to take ...

News Seychelles: Say yes to the Seychelles: Flights to Mahe from £369 return w/ Air France

News source: https://www.holidaypirates.com/flights/say-yes-to-the-seychelles-flights-to-mahe-from-gbp-369-return-w-air-france_29759
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

Pirates, set off for the swanky Seychelles with these reasonably-priced flights from respected flag carrier Air France: depart from Birmingham, Manchester or London Heathrow from £369* return. The Sey...

News Seychelles: Seychelles to ban importation of plastic straws in February

News source: https://ftnnews.com/other-news/36004-seychelles-to-ban-importation-of-plastic-straws-in-february
Publicated on: uesday 08 January 2019

In another step to help protect the environment of Seychelles, the island nation’s ministry of environment will ban the importation of single-use plastic straws into the country as of February 1.

News Seychelles: Seychelles: Condé Nast Traveler Readers Name Seychelles As a Top 5 Island Destination

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201901090531.html
Publicated on: uesday 08 January 2019

Seychelles - a group of 115 islands in the western Indian Ocean - has been voted amongst the five best islands by readers of the magazine Condé Nast Traveler. The island nation came fourth after ...