A delegation in the Guangdong tourism industry was in Seychelles from February 26-28.
Led by the Vice-Director General associated with Tourism Administration of Guangdong State, Zhang Zhenlin, the delegation contained the governors from the Tourism Management of Guangdong Province, as well as associates from travel agencies, tourism points of interest, and hotel businesses there.
The workshop was hosted on Mon at the Kempinski Seychelles Resort where the trade was given an overview from the Guangdong Province and how Seychelles will get its fair share from this marketplace.
Mr. Zhang furthermore introduced the 2017 Guangdong Global Tourism Industry EXPO, which happens in September in Guangzhou, the main city of Guangdong Province.
He extended an invitation towards the Seychelles tourism trade partners to join the 2017 Guangdong International Travel and leisure Industry EXPO.
Participating in the workshop were the Seychelles Tourism Board’ s Deputy Leader and Senior Marketing Executive, Stephanie Lablache.
The abordnung then met the Minister just for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports plus Marine, Maurice Loustau-Lalanne, and the Primary Secretary for Tourism Anne Lafortune.
Also attending the particular meeting were the Chief Executive from the Seychelles Tourism Board, Sherin Francis, and Principal of the Seychelles Travel and leisure Academy, Flavien Joubert.
The partnership with Guangdong travel and leisure is set to be consolidated after the meeting.
Both the Gross domestic item (GDP) and capita GDP associated with Guangdong Province are ranked the very first place in China for nearly 30 years. Therefore, Guangdong becomes the biggest outbound resource market in China with 8 million outbound tourists in 2016, exclusive travelers to Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau.
Guangdong Province also plays a very important part in Seychelles’ tourism roadmap within the Chinese market since the Seychelles Travel and leisure Board office was established 6 years ago in China.
The delegation also visited the particular Seychelles Tourism Academy and had an analysis with the institution’ s Principal, Flavien Joubert.