Fact Sheet

Indian Banks & other organizations None

Indian Community

There are only a couple of Indians in STP working in the hospitality sector, but Indian traders settled in neighboring countries visit São Tomé & Principe for trading. There was a small Indian community in STP until 1961 which moved away to other countries during the Goa liberation.

Air links

The country has airports in both main islands and is connected with Luanda, Lagos, Lisbon and Libreville. TAAG Air lines (Angola) and TPA (Portugal) have regular weekly or biweekly flights.


The electricity current is 220/240 v 50 Hz.


Both land line and mobile phone facilities are available.


The country has two television stations and three radio stations.