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Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals for second month

Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals for second month

Maldives on Tuesday posted a double digit growth in tourist arrivals for the second month in a row despite heightened…

Conrad Maldives announces world’s first undersea residence, The Muraka

Conrad Maldives announces world’s first undersea residence, The Muraka

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island on Tuesday announced plans to open world’s first undersea residence for winter 2018. Aptly named The Muraka or coral…

Maldives to witness $1.6 bln new tourism investments in five years

Maldives to witness $1.6 bln new tourism investments in five years

Maldives will see new investments in tourism worth USD 1.6 billion over the next five years, the island nation’s President Abdulla…

Dhoogas guesthouse in Maldives south to reopen with 120 beds

Dhoogas guesthouse in Maldives south to reopen with 120 beds

A state owned corporation has unveiled plans to re-develop the Dhoogas guesthouse in the southernmost Addu atoll with 120 beds….

JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa set to open in November

JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa set to open in November

Marriott International has announced plans to launch its JW Marriott brand in Maldives with the opening of JW Marriott Maldives…

Hilton to open Maldives’ first Curio Collection resort in 2018

Hilton to open Maldives’ first Curio Collection resort in 2018

Hilton on Monday announced plans to open a new boutique resort in the Maldives under the Curio Collection by Hilton brand. The new…

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The Residence Maldives announces Summer Savings package

The Residence Maldives announces Summer Savings package

The Residence Maldives by Cenizaro has announced a Summer Savings package, where guests can enjoy 50 percent savings on the…

Soneva Jani’s Two-Bedroom Water Retreat named amongst world’s most over-the-top hotel rooms

Soneva Jani’s Two-Bedroom Water Retreat named amongst world’s most over-the-top hotel rooms

Soneva Jani’s Two-Bedroom Water Retreat has been named amongst the world’s most over-the-top hotel rooms. Listing the villa in its annual list,…

Maldives, Philippines move closer to direct flights with air services pact

Maldives, Philippines move closer to direct flights with air services pact

Maldives and Philippines on Tuesday signed an air services agreement, paving the way for direct flights between the two countries. The…

Dhigali Maldives appoints Glenn Daniels as General Manager

Dhigali Maldives appoints Glenn Daniels as General Manager

Dhigali Maldives has appointed Glenn Daniels as its General Manager. Glenn, who took over the position in January, has some 30…

Maldives to host Techstars Startup Weekend Women’s Edition in May

Maldives to host Techstars Startup Weekend Women’s Edition in May

Maldives is set to host Techstars Startup Weekend Women’s Edition in May. Organised by the Techstars Community Leaders in Maldives, and…

Jamsheedha crowned Top Model Maldives 2018

Jamsheedha crowned Top Model Maldives 2018

Fathimath Jamsheedha Jamsheed has been crowned the winner of Adaaran Top Model Maldives 2018. On Wednesday evening, the top 10…

Hotel Mulberry signs up as Nepal Hospitality Partner for SATA 2018

Hotel Mulberry signs up as Nepal Hospitality Partner for SATA 2018

Hotel Mulberry has been confirmed as the Hospitality Partner in Nepal for South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2018. As the…

Kandima Maldives launches Tropical Summerkation package

Kandima Maldives launches Tropical Summerkation package

Kandima Maldives has launched its summer package, TropiKal SummerKation. Pack your bags and get ready to travel to the most…

Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals for second month

Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals for second month

Maldives on Tuesday posted a double digit growth in tourist arrivals for the second month in a row despite heightened…

Outrigger Konotta Maldives celebrates a year of coconut oil production

Outrigger Konotta Maldives celebrates a year of coconut oil production

The Navasana Spa at Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort is celebrating one year of producing its own coconut oil on the island, with a…

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From swimming with whale sharks to writing workshops: English author Imogen Edwards-Jones shares her love for Maldives

From swimming with whale sharks to writing workshops: English author Imogen Edwards-Jones shares her love for Maldives

For a scuba diving enthusiast, Maldives is undoubtedly an underwater paradise! Known internationally as one of the world’s best scuba…

First turtle hatchlings of 2018 at Dusit Thani Maldives

First turtle hatchlings of 2018 at Dusit Thani Maldives

During the night of March 5, new life was born at Dusit Thani Maldives as the last turtle nest of…

Ten reasons why you can’t miss inaugural Maldives Supplier Expo 2018

Ten reasons why you can’t miss inaugural Maldives Supplier Expo 2018

Maldives Supplier Expo is an invitation-only event, where exhibiting companies can expect to meet key decision makers including engineering directors,…

Diamonds Resorts Maldives teaches young Maldivians art of hospitality

Diamonds Resorts Maldives teaches young Maldivians art of hospitality

Always looking to give back to the local community, Switzerland based PlanHotel Hospitality Group (Diamonds Resort Thudufushi and Athuruga) introduced…

Six Senses Laamu succeeds with ‘Eku Eky’ initiative

Six Senses Laamu succeeds with ‘Eku Eky’ initiative

One of the core values of Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is local sensitivity, global sensibility. This means addressing worldwide…

Raffaele Solferino on offering ‘Loving Hospitality’ at brand new Grand Park Kodhipparu

Raffaele Solferino on offering ‘Loving Hospitality’ at brand new Grand Park Kodhipparu

When it comes to the Maldives tourism and hospitality industry, almost everything is in abundance. With the rapid expansion the…