Kelly Craighead, the Executive Director at the National Travel and Tourism Office of the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration of the U.S.A. met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture on the sidelines of the 15th. WTTC Summit.
This tourism summit that rallied private and public sector leaders in a one event was an opportunity for bilateral talks to be initiated. One such meeting was between Kelly Craighead, the Tourism Executive Director of the USA and Minister Alain St.Ange, the Tourism Minister of the Seychelles.
‘It was a golden opportunity for both of us to hear from each other’s experiences and how tourism is being managed by our respective sides” said Minister St.Ange.
Both Mrs Craighead and Minister St.Ange have agreed to minting an open door policy amongst them and both left Marid looking forward to developing closer ties of cooperation between the USA and the mid ocean islands of the Seychelles.