Ethiopian Airways is anticipating a second every day flight to Seychelles with the purpose to spice up the visibility of the island nation as a vacation spot, Tourism Seychelles – the advertising arm of the Division of Tourism – stated on Tuesday.
The brand new native head of the airways, Kassahun Terefa, met with Seychelles’ principal secretary for tourism, Sherin Francis, and the director normal for vacation spot advertising, Bernadette Willemin final week.
The assembly follows a latest go to made by Francis and Willemin to the airline’s headquarters in Addis Ababa in March to debate areas of cooperation and the signing of a possible memorandum of understanding.
Throughout the assembly, Francis pressured the significance of the 2 events becoming a member of forces to make Seychelles seen and improve gross sales for the airline that started its flight to the island nation in 2013. Ethiopian Airways is at present making every day flights to Seychelles.
“We have now had a number of profitable collaborations with Ethiopian Airways, and so they have confirmed to be extraordinarily dependable and service-oriented. Ethiopia is a vital hub with glorious connections, and we stay up for increasing our relationship with the airline,” stated Francis.
Willemin expressed her satisfaction with the go to and highlighted the significance of creating Seychelles extra accessible to potential guests worldwide.
“This assembly cements what was mentioned in Addis. We at the moment are signing an MOU with Ethiopian Airways to advance to the following degree,” she stated.
On his half, Terefa expressed his dedication to selling Seychelles as a vital marketplace for their community and stated: “We’re happy to cooperate with our native companions and proceed to advertise Seychelles.”
Seychelles, an archipelago within the western Indian Ocean, depends closely on tourism, the highest pillar of its financial system.