Tag: La Reunion

ICTP meets on the sidelines of ITB in Berlin

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- March 12, 2019 01:37

Three of the four founding members of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) - Juergen Steinmetz, Alain St.Ange, and Geoffey Lipman - met as they were together at ITB ... Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018 05:03

As a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles competes with many other island nations across the globe, from South East Asia to the Caribbean, as well as with nearby countries. ... Read More

Seychelles Club in Perth honors Creole Culture in colorful celebrations to mark Creole festival

editor editor- December 5, 2018 09:10

A series of activities were organized by the Seychelles Club in Perth, to celebrate the Creole Festival in Australia. Read More

Are you ready for Vanilla?

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 9, 2013 02:34

A new region has arrived, proclaimed Alain St.Ange, the tourism minister of Seychelles, on Monday, October 7, in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the 2013 Routes World Summit. Read More

Vive la French TV for Seychelles tourism

editor editor- April 10, 2013 02:48

Seychelles, positioning as a relevant tourism destination in La Reunion, has forged through an aggressive publicity campaign to raise the archipelago’s visibility on the sister island. Read More

La Reunion revels in media coverage from Vanilla Islands carnival

editor editor- April 4, 2013 02:04

The Indian Ocean Tourism Destination of La Reunion has been receiving unprecedented media review since co-hosting the annual Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands carnival alongside the Seychelles and Madagasc Read More

Seychelles and La Reunion sign co-hosting agreement

editor editor- February 11, 2013 08:51

SEYCHELLES (eTN) - The President of the Regional Council of the French island of La Reunion, Mr. Read More

Seychelles and La Reunion island prepare for next month’s Carnival of Carnivals

editor editor- January 15, 2013 02:40

The Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism & Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange, and the Head of the Ile Reunion Tourisme (IRT), Mr. Read More

Seychelles stands by La Reunion and France bid for UNWTO Executive Council Meeting next year

editor editor- September 28, 2012 03:12

Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism & Culture, who was in Paris for Top Resa 2012 and who is also the President of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands ... Read More

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Regional Organization building working partnerships

editor editor- September 27, 2012 07:15

The Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange, used the International French Travel Market in Paris last week to meet with Mr. Read More

Positive steps forward for Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands group

editor editor- August 24, 2012 07:49

A press conference with the most of La Reunion island television and radio stations and with most of the written press also present was called yesterday to close the General ... Read More

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands group adopts resolutions for the way forward

editor editor- August 24, 2012 03:13

The Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands meeting held at St. Gilles in La Reunion on August 22-23 is set to consolidate and move the regional grouping forward. Read More

Next meeting of Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands being planned

editor editor- August 14, 2012 02:15

La Reunion, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, and Seychelles have all already confirmed their participation at the coming Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands working meeting taking place in La Reunion on Augus Read More

La Reunion drives to develop tourism

editor editor- July 14, 2012 00:47

Didier Robert, the Président de la Région Réunion, used the Routes Africa forum in Seychelles to showcase La Réunion’s new drive to develop tourism. Read More

Mauritius tourism states there was no intent to copy Seychelles’ carnival

editor editor- June 11, 2012 02:14

The Mauritius Tourism Promotional Authority (MTPA) has made the move to put an end to the claim of the “copy cat” action of the annual carnival in the Seychelles, which ... Read More

Key players from Vanilla Islands gather

editor editor- June 1, 2012 03:10

During the 2012 International Tourism Fair of Madagascar, Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture; Attoumani Harouna, the Vice President of Mayotte Tourism, and Mich Read More

New visitor arrival record for La Reunion island

editor editor- April 23, 2012 09:33

The international tourism industry is recording but slight increases (+ 4.4 percent in 2011), in visitor arrival numbers, the simple barometer used today by all countries as the measure of ... Read More

Prefet of La Reunion discusses tourism and air access with Seychelles

editor editor- April 9, 2012 04:06

The Prefet de La Reunion, Mr. Michel Lalande, and Alain St.Ange, the Minister for Tourism and Culture, used the opportunity of an airport meeting to discuss tourism and air access. ... Read More

Mauritius and Seychelles Tourism Ministers work to develop partnership

editor editor- March 29, 2012 00:57

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, met privately with his Mauritian counterpart, the Minister for Tourism and Leisure, John Michael Yeung Sik Yuen. Read More

La Reunion and Seychelles continue to foster tourism cooperation

editor editor- March 26, 2012 03:55

The French Ambassador to the Seychelles met with key stakeholders who are partners of the regional cooperation agreement between Seychelles and the La Reunion Island. Read More

Traveld’Or event bestows “Best iPad Applications” to La Reunion

editor editor- March 19, 2012 03:40

This award was created by Eventiz to recognize the best setup and installations for computers and mobile phones. Read More

Kiel handball champs visit La Reunion and Seychelles at ITB

editor editor- March 12, 2012 03:14

The friendship and togetherness between La Reunion and Seychelles was again evident at ITB 2012 when the IRT (Ile Reunion Tourisme) shared the visit to their stand by the Kiel ... Read More

New Tourism Minister of Seychelles receives Certificate of Merit

editor editor- March 10, 2012 06:54

The Department of La Reunion Island (IRT) used the ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin, Germany, to present to Alain St.Ange, the newly-appointed Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture ... Read More

Samba Queen dances her way into onlookers’ hearts at Indian Ocean Carnival

editor editor- March 6, 2012 03:08

A Samba Queen and their group of dancers took center stage at the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival and thrilled the thousands of islanders who lined the streets of Victoria ... Read More

Carnival in Seychelles brings out the best in La Reunion

editor editor- March 6, 2012 02:01

The mid-ocean island of La Reunion in the Indian Ocean, a co-organizer of the “Carnaval International de Victoria” that is staged annually in the Seychelles, used their carnival parade to ... Read More

La Reunion and Seychelles cooperate on hosting of 2012 Carnival

editor editor- February 25, 2012 02:20

The two Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands of Seychelles and La Reunion decided to cooperate to co-host the 2012 “Carnaval International de Victoria” that is held annually in the Seychelles. Read More

La Reunion to present Island Tourism Fair

editor editor- February 20, 2012 02:19

Seychelles has confirmed that it will be participating at the Foire Internatioanale de La Reunion alongside India, China, Madagascar, Singapore, Vietnam, Mauritius, and others showcasing its best to a Read More

Seychelles and La Reunion work together as sister islands

editor editor- February 17, 2012 00:54

The recent promotional drive by Seychelles in the neighboring island of La Reunion was to reconfirm the participation of the island in the carnival of carnivals” that is held in ... Read More

Progress report of Carnival in Seychelles provided to French TV

editor editor- February 8, 2012 03:42

The CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Alain St.Ange, ended a two-day working visit in La Reunion with a meeting with TV and written press of La Reunion so as ... Read More

Arrival of the La Reunion delegation to 2012 Carnival in Seychelles planned

editor editor- February 7, 2012 03:19

Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), and Pascal Viroleau of the Ile de La Reunion Tourisme (IRT), held meetings in La Reunion with delegations from La ... Read More

Seychelles uses transit stop on Mauritius to promote Carnival

editor editor- February 6, 2012 15:56

Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, used a transit stop in Mauritius to meet with the Mauritian press to help raise the visibility of the 2012 India ... Read More

Official countdown of Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival begins

editor editor- January 30, 2012 03:20

The 2012 carnival of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands that is staged in Seychelles annually by Seychelles and La Reunion, moved into gear this week with an official countdown that ... Read More

La Reunion President tours artist’s studio during Mahe island visit

editor editor- January 9, 2012 04:05

The Anse Aux Poules Bleues Studio of Michael Adams in the Southwest of Mahe island in the Seychelles received the visit of Mr. Read More

Time to deck the lagoon at La Reunion

editor editor- December 23, 2011 07:56

Father Christmas was too busy – in fact, he was so busy discovering spectacular dive sites on La Reunion, accompanied by the island’s professionals divers, it was up to Mother ... Read More

More press than ever to cover Vanilla Islands carnival

editor editor- December 21, 2011 06:12

It is reported from the islands of the Seychelles and La Reunion that arrangements for their March 2012 carnival is gathering momentum. Read More

La Reunion and Seychelles join forces to produce annual carnival

editor editor- December 19, 2011 04:30

Countries have joined forces to hold the FIFA Football World Cup and such major events. Read More