The Seychelles Investment Board (SIB) in partnership with the national airline Air Seychelles and its key partners including Seychelles Embassies and Consulates abroad is again organizing another significant forum, and this time in the business city of Hong Kong on 25th June. SIB has successfully organized since 2010 several international investment forums more specifically in Brussels, New York, Johannesburg and Cape Town in South Africa and in Istanbul, Turkey.
The forum is being held in the wake of Air Seychelles newly introduced flights to Hong Kong. Air Seychelles commenced three weekly flight services to Hong Kong on 25th March 2013 operated with equity and code-share partner, Etihad Airways.
European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Seychelles Forum
"The world economy is witnessing the sharpest contraction in global growth in many decades. Emerging and developing countries have been particularly seriously hit ......Nonetheless....Seychelles has embarked on? a courageous reform program, and in the last six months the country has responded robustly to the difficult circumstances it is facing and has committed to pursuing an impressive agenda for change.? The reform program has made a good start, reflecting the Authorities' strong commitment and ownership of the reforms.? This is why the EU is happy to move to a new cooperation approach...."» Show all quotes