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Etihad reportedly in talks to divest Air Seychelles share

Etihad is currently in talks with the government of Seychelles to sell its stake in the flag carrier. The Abu Dhabi-based airline currently owns a 40% stake in Air Seychelles following a purchase deal in 2012. However, as Etihad shifts its strategy away from foreign airline investments, it is looking to exit its current position.… read more

  • Destinations

Seychelles Tourism Board unveils new Tourism Digital Platform

In its quest to lead the tourism industry of the archipelago island into a digital age, the Seychelles Tourism Board has launched a new tourism digital platform named ‘ParrAPI’ on Monday, April 12, 2021, at their Mont Fleuri Head Office.

ParrAPI will help tourism operators across 12 categories to extend their exposure and … read more

  • Destinations

Seychelles implements new civil aviation requirement for enhanced security

Seychelles is the first African country to meet the new International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) requirement of enhanced border security after the island nation introduced an advanced information system for passengers travelling in and out of the country before the set deadline, an official said.

The electronic border manage… read more

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Qatar Airways plans to connect 23 Africa...

By the peak of the IATA Summer Season, Qatar Airways plans to operate over 1,200 weekly flights to more than 140 destinations. The carrier plans to rebuild its network including 23 in Africa, 14 in the Americas, 43 in Asia-Pacific, 43 in Europe and 19 in Middle East. Many cities will be served with a strong schedule with daily or m… read more

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Qatar Airways announces plans for summer

By the peak of the IATA Summer Season, the national carrier of the State of Qatar plans to operate over 1,200 weekly flights to more than 140 destinations.


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Kempinski Seychelles Resort continues to excel at its green mission

Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare has introduced various corporate engagement initiatives that serve to inspire guests, colleagues and other stakeholders to share the passion for sustainability, and in 2021, the luxury hotel continues to strive to become even “greener”. This month, Kempinski Seychelles Resort was delighted to be ret… read more

  • Flights

Air Seychelles to restart Tel Aviv service

To boost demand on this route over the upcoming Passover Holidays, between March 23 -27, Air Seychelles will add Tel Aviv back on its route network following the removal of travel restrictions and reopening of the Ben Gurion Airport in Israel.

The airline will operate four flights from Tel Aviv to the Seychelles using A320neo… read more

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Etihad Airways expects strong travel demand in second half of 2021

Etihad Airways expects travel demand to improve in the second half of 2021 as border restrictions are eased and more people are vaccinated, stoking hopes for a summer travel rebound. There is a "very strong intake" on forward bookings for passenger flights to Seychelles, Moscow and Casablanca that are resuming at the … read more

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