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Team Seychelles ready to take on First Global Challenge 2022 |12 August 2022

Nation 12 Aug 2022
The robotic kit was presented to team leader, Mikhail Rudechenko from the International School by Joseph Raj, principal research officer in the Division of Science, Technology and Innovation (DSTI) within the Ministry of Investment, Entrepreneurship and Industry, during a press conference on Seychelles participation in the challenge competition.

Role, contributions of women working in the maritime sector highlight talks with President |12 August 2022

Nation 12 Aug 2022
The young women, executive members of the Women in the Maritime Sector in the Eastern and Southern Africa Region (Womesa-Seychelles) were led to State House by Dericka Figaro, the chairperson of Womesa-Seychelles. Speaking to the press after their talk with the Head of State, Ms Figaro remarked that their discussion was very fruitful.

Cable and Wireless enhances network efficiency |12 August 2022

Nation 12 Aug 2022
In a continuous effort to improve coverage and connectivity, Cable and Wireless Seychelles (CWS) has erected new cell sites in the regions of Anse Etoile, Glacis and Perseverance to enhance its network efficiency ... press release. Press release from Cable & Wireless Seychelles.

Huobi founder in talks to sell majority stake in crypto exchange: Bloomberg

The Block 12 Aug 2022
The deal could value Huobi at as much as $3 billion, according to a report published on Friday by Bloomberg ... The Block has contacted Huobi for comment but did not hear back by press time. Founded in China in 2013 but headquartered in the Seychelles, Huobi remains one of Asia’s largest crypto exchanges by volume ... ....

Air Seychelles honours staff for academic success |08 August 2022

Nation 08 Aug 2022
A staff member of Air Seychelles, Michael Agathine, was recently awarded a Doctorate in Strategic Leadership. To honour this achievement, the Air Seychelles management team accompanied by the chief executive of the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA), Garry Albert, hosted him to a small ceremony last week ... Press release from Air Seychelles.

Tourist arrivals exceed 2021 figures |05 August 2022

Nation 05 Aug 2022
As of the third quarter of 2022, the number of visitors travelling to Seychelles has surpassed the total recorded last year. This was pointed out in a press conference yesterday afternoon at the Botanical House with the director general for Destination Marketing, Bernadette Willemin.

Air Seychelles first airline to get rights to overfly Saudi Arabia airspace to the Indian ...

Nation 04 Aug 2022
Air Seychelles has achieved another important milestone in its flights between Israel and Seychelles ... Sandy Benoiton, acting chief executive of Air Seychelles, said ... “It was a joy to operate today’s (Wednesday’s) flight which overflew Jordan and Saudi Arabian airspace en route to Seychelles ... Press release from Air Seychelles ....

Air Seychelles Becomes First Airline to Fly From Israel Over Saudi Arabia

Hamodia 04 Aug 2022
Air Seychelles announced Wednesday that it ... The first flight from Tel Aviv to the island country of Seychelles in the Indian Ocean took off Wednesday from Ben Gurion International Airport and crossed over Jordanian and Saudi airspace, according to the airline’s press release.

Tourism Seychelles reaffirms India as a key market |03 August 2022

Nation 03 Aug 2022
Tourism Seychelles successfully completed an official visit to Delhi and Mumbai to reaffirm India’s potential as a key market in the global tourism strategy ... Seychelles has carved a niche in the outbound market over the years and shares a prime association with India ... Press release from Tourism Seychelles ....

Bounce-back continues as Seychelles tourist arrivals exceed 2021 figures |01 August 2022

Nation 01 Aug 2022
The number of visitors to Seychelles has surpassed figures for the whole of 2021 during the third quarter of 2022, proof of tourism recovery in the country. The 182,850th passenger disembarked at the Seychelles International Airport at ... Press release from Tourism Seychelles ....

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons |30 July 2022

Nation 30 Jul 2022
Seychelles joins world to say NO to human trafficking. “Trafficking human beings is a billion-dollar industry that is ever evolving and Seychelles joins the world to say NO to this crime.” ... Trafficking human beings is a billion-dollar industry that is ever evolving and Seychelles joins the world to say NO to this crime.”.

XXII Commonwealth Games Seychelles seeks support from the Commonwealth to bring home its first Olympic ...

Nation 29 Jul 2022
Seychelles is seeking support from the Commonwealth in its campaign to bring home its first Olympic medal, Minister for Youth, Sports and Family Marie-Celine Zialor has said ... It was boxer Keddy Agnes and high-jumper Natasha Chetty who were Seychelles’ flag bearers at the ceremony. Press release from the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Family ....

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