Seychelles Again Opened Their Borders
Seychelles, another country for travel lovers and casinos, reopened their borders and caneled quarantine requirements for all travelers who were vaccinated against covid-19. Fully vaccinated visitors can now enter the country consisting of 115 islands, will present a negative test result of the pcr dough obtained will tesult of the pcr dough obtained willt of the pcr dough obtained within 72 hours after the trip.
Travelers should also provide an authentic certificate from their national health authority as evidence that the received both doses of vaccine. For comparison, unvaccified visitors from category lists 1 and 2 seychelles and those who arrive on a private aircraft, it is allowed to enter if they are self-injected for ten days and give a negative result of pcr within 72 hours after arrival. Seychelles, located 1600 km from the coast of tanzania; the country depends on tourism about 65% of its gdp.
Officials hope that new measures will be a step in the right direction for the revival of the tourist industry of.
"We hope that it will open the tourist industry for locals, primarily for small hotels that experience difficulties. La dig, praslin, as well as mahe and gave an impetus, in which our economy desperately needs
This wasted by the minister of tourism sylvester redegronde at a press conference at the beginning of this month. This is a new event – an exciting report for business in the tourism industry: ground casinos work hand in hand with tourism in several parts of the country.
The casino is attached to hotels and resorts, as the minister mentioned, and rely on clients of tourists, despite the fact that the terrestrial casino business resumed on june 1, 2020. Unfortunately, the industry is difficult, and the number of tourists is limited due to the second wave of a surge of virus in europe. The country’s statistics show the high interest of europeans to the island state over the years; approximately 80% of tourists – europeans. In 2012, about 908,000 arrivals of international tourists were registered. Since the opening of the country’s international airport in 1971, the number of foreign turistis is growing steadily. The average duration of stay per visitor is invariably about ten nights for each visitor.
On the contrary, seychelles – a middle-income country with a per capita gdp at $ 14,220 in 2013; since the time of the global financial crisis.
The country’s economy is based on services; sector services makes the main contribution to its gdp. The tourism and casino sector plays an important role in its economy; according to the world bank, the tourism industry – the second largest industry in the seychelles after commercial fisheries. The initiative is one of the key markets of the economy due to unique biodiversity, cultural wealth and comprehensive marine environment. It not surprising that the resort, hotels and bars attached casinos, which served as entertainment center for locals and tourists. However, it interesting to know that the turist space brings an immeasurable consibution to the development of a casino in the seychelles.
According to the seychelles islands (fsa), the gaming industry of the seychelles in 2017 brought an income of 159.7 million saudi rials in the form of gross income. Office of the financial services of the seychelles is authorized to issue a license for a casino and control the work of island casinos, slot machines and interactive games. Currently, seychelles have seven retail outlets with slot machines and five licensed casinos, two of which are located on the largest islands, mae and be-lazar.
Source: e-play africa