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Bilateral meeting between Seychelles and Reunion Island - 10/29/2016

Bilateral meeting between Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles and Regional President of Reunion Island Didier Robert brings the islands even closer together The Festival Kreol currently taking...

Could the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands become the bridge between Africa and the Pacific & Asia Region ? - 05/23/2016

The ministers drive the way Tourism Ministers alongside professionals from the Industry from Asia and the Pacific Region have for the last couple of days been meeting through their PATA Organisation...

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils two new Indian Ocean fly-cruises due to unprecedented customer demand - 05/13/2016

A new success for the Vanilla Islands Cruises A few days ago, we published the good resuts for the launching of a new vanilla islands cruise products (read here). Demand for Fred. Olsen Cruise...
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The volcano is erupting - 09/11/2016

The show is on since this morning The Reunion island volcano, the piton de la fournaise is erupting since this morning To follow the eruption: http://www.ipgp.fr/fr/ovpf/actualites-ovpf

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands - working to consolidate the region's tourism industry - 08/04/2016

Breaking into new tourism source markets Didier Robert, the Regional President and Senator of Reunion yesterday welcomed Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and...

Seychelles and Reunion to discuss cooperation - 04/23/2016

A new step to tighten the links Faouzia Vitry, the Conseillere Regionale of the Reunion Island Regional Council and Sophie Jasmin, the Cultural Director met this morning with Minister Alain St.Ange,...
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Mauritius at the UNWTO General Assembly - 09/15/2017

Another way to promote the island in China The Mauritius tourism minister, the Honourable Anil Gayan lead a delegation to Chengdu for the 22nd Session of the UNWTO General Assembly.   To...

Veranda: Good things come in threes - 09/10/2017

The new Heritage Le Telfair, colonial style along contemporary lines Flagship of the VLH group, the Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Wellness Resorts on the Domaine de Bel Ombre also reopens its doors...

Veranda Paul et Virginie reopens its doors - 09/09/2017

Following on from the Awali, Véranda Resorts continues the renovation of its hotels After 3 months of renovations, the Hotel Veranda Paul et Virginie, part of the Veranda Resorts group, reopens its...
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Seychelles to welcome British Airways - 09/19/2017

British Airways has announced that it will be resuming scheduled flights to Seychelles as from March 2018 The United Kingdom’s flag carrier, also one of the world's leading scheduled international...

Emotional speech - 05/12/2017

Forced to withdraw his candidature, Alain St Ange made an emotional speech in Madrid:"I hope that the Seychelles people will be able to forgive me for not being able to now see this through" The full...

A world leader is born - 04/27/2017

A positive move for UNWTO Even if the public is not voting for UNWTO SG elections, the media like to know (and sometimes predict) what is going to happen. In Bangkok for the World Tourism and Travel...
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A new Prime Minister for Madagascar - 04/11/2016

Olivier MAHAFALY SOLONANDRASANA. is the new Madagascar's Prime Minister The President of the Malagasy Republic appointed his new Prime Minister in the person of Olivier MAHAFALY SOLONANDRASANA. This...

The Antananarivo declaration - 03/04/2016

"An enduring friendship and perpetual support between two closely related peoples” The President of the Republic, Hery Rajaonarimampianina welcomed the President of the Comoros, Dr Ikililou Dhoinine,...

Receipt of Patrol Vessels - 03/03/2016

Receipt of Patrol Vessels Donated by the World Bank In a bold move to protect natural resources of Madagascar against illegal trade and smuggling (particularly of expensive timber), the President of...
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Mayotte at the ITB Berlin - 02/29/2016

From 9 to 13 March 2016, Mayotte’s Tourism Board will take part in the 50th edition of the ITB Berlin trade show. The ITB Berlin is one of the yearly events planned for 2016 and the CDTM will take...

Could the lagoon in Mayotte become a UNESCO World Heritage Site? - 02/27/2016

Discussions for the recognition of the lagoon on the Unesco list. A day of discussion centred on the application of Mayotte joining the heritage of humanity will take place on the 4th March.  ...

Mayotte craftsmen under the spotlight - 02/24/2016

The department of Mayotte’s tourism committee continues to promote craftsmen by exhibiting their products. After the success of the “Bweneso 2015” event, the 2016 edition, which will start on the...
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A vice-president on all fronts - 09/08/2017

A firm determination to develop tourism in the Comoros Comoros has chaired the Vanilla Islands Association since 1st January and will continue to do so for the rest of 2017. A few days before the...

Comoros: Three generators sets up soon - 07/28/2015

While the energy crisis is hitting the Comoros archipelago, the public company Ma- Mwe, including management support and distribution of electricity has recently been equipped with three generators...

Comoros: Economic growth of Archipelago reviewed downwards - 07/21/2015

The mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that visited the archipelago in June and which has studied the macroeconomic parameters of Comoros has recently delivered its first analysis of...
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