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COLOURS OF OBLU’S newest resort OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi opens

COLOURS OF OBLU’S newest resort OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi opens

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi, the second COLOURS OF OBLU resort to open this year, began welcoming visitors on Thursday with a…

Alila Kothaifaru Maldives opens in scenic Raa Atoll

Alila Kothaifaru Maldives opens in scenic Raa Atoll

Hyatt announced today the opening of Alila Kothaifaru Maldives, a private island retreat located in the picturesque Raa Atoll at…

Maldives scraps PCR requirement for fully vaccinated travellers

Maldives scraps PCR requirement for fully vaccinated travellers

Tourists visiting Maldives and locals returning home are no longer required to present a COIVD-19 negative PCR result upon arrival…

As Maldives’ tourism celebrates 50 years, Corbyn sees ‘phenomenal’ progress

As Maldives’ tourism celebrates 50 years, Corbyn sees ‘phenomenal’ progress

George Corbyn, an Italian tour operator who had been instrumental in introducing tourism to the Maldives 50 years ago, said…

Notify: Modern, total solution for job seekers, employers launched

Notify: Modern, total solution for job seekers, employers launched

Next Media Group on Tuesday launched a state-of-the-art platform called ‘Notify‘, which provides information to the public, such as employment,…

Rihiveli Maldives Resort reopens after major renovation

Rihiveli Maldives Resort reopens after major renovation

Rihiveli, the iconic barefoot resort in Maldives, has reopened under a new management. Rebranded as Rihiveli Maldives Resort and having…

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Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort named Best Luxury Hideaway Resort in Maldives

Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort named Best Luxury Hideaway Resort in Maldives

Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort has earned the title of “Best Luxury Hideaway Resort in Maldives, 2022”, in this year’s Luxury…

WOW! Xperience for Sameeksha Sud, Praveen Bhatt  in Maldives: Swimming with sharks

WOW! Xperience for Sameeksha Sud, Praveen Bhatt in Maldives: Swimming with sharks

The Maldives is a paradise for water sports enthusiasts. Beyond the typical snorkelling, surfing, and diving, there are many more…

6 reasons why a transformational leader is more effective

6 reasons why a transformational leader is more effective

By Shameem Mohamed Ismail A transformational business leader creates a positive environment to perform their duties of individuality and is…

Influencers representing Kelapa Media arrive in Maldives for fam trip

Influencers representing Kelapa Media arrive in Maldives for fam trip

Dani and Oscar, influencers representing Kelapa Media, have arrived in the Maldives for a familiarisation trip, upon invitation by Maldives…

JOALI Being hosts skills workshop for local kids with football legend Diego Simeone

JOALI Being hosts skills workshop for local kids with football legend Diego Simeone

On the evening of 26th June 22, a hush descended on the football pitch at JOALI BEING before erupting into…

Day with youngest Emirati chef Aysha Al Obeidli at JW Marriott Maldives Resort

Day with youngest Emirati chef Aysha Al Obeidli at JW Marriott Maldives Resort

JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa is set to welcome Aysha Al Obeidli, who has been dubbed as UAE’s youngest…

Bulgari Hotels to debut in Maldives in 2025

Bulgari Hotels to debut in Maldives in 2025

Bulgari Hotels & Resorts has announced that an agreement has been signed for a new luxury resort in the Maldives….

LUX* South Ari Atoll welcomes world’s first solar-powered vessel

LUX* South Ari Atoll welcomes world’s first solar-powered vessel

Award-winning luxury eco-friendly resort LUX* South Ari Atoll, known for its passion for sustainable travel and development, is proud to…

Celebrate togetherness with Marriott Bonvoy portfolio in Maldives: Discover exciting dining, relaxation experiences this Eid al-Adha

Celebrate togetherness with Marriott Bonvoy portfolio in Maldives: Discover exciting dining, relaxation experiences this Eid al-Adha

With the Eid-Al-Fitr and a long weekend just around the corner, Marriott Bonvoy Portfolio in Maldives unveils expertly curated packages…

Baglioni Resort Maldives announces 4-night Eid Getaway Package

Baglioni Resort Maldives announces 4-night Eid Getaway Package

On the tranquil island of Baglioni Resort, Maldives, surrounded by a breath-taking lagoon, a luxurious tropical vacation awaits. The beautiful…

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Women hoteliers lead The OZEN Collection

Women hoteliers lead The OZEN Collection

Maria Luisa Lalli and Henar Gil Rios – the General Managers of OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI and OZEN LIFE MAADHOO respectively…

Remembering Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku

Remembering Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku

By David Keen With the passing of Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku, on 25 November 2020, Maldives has lost one of…

From CNN: How the Maldives became the biggest 2020 international tourism success story

From CNN: How the Maldives became the biggest 2020 international tourism success story

By Lilit Marcus, CNN (CNN) — In most destinations, being a million tourists short over the previous year would be…

Patina Maldives venerates horizon with biophilic design concept

Patina Maldives venerates horizon with biophilic design concept

Scheduled to launch in Q2 2021, Patina Maldives, Fari Islands is a radical new example of biophilic design from renowned…

Escape to kaleidoscope of fun on Seaside Finolhu’s island playground

Escape to kaleidoscope of fun on Seaside Finolhu’s island playground

With its focus on fun activities and a relaxing ambiance, Seaside Finolhu has long modelled itself as an island playground….

Maldivian tourism is spluttering back to life, here’s how to make it roar

Maldivian tourism is spluttering back to life, here’s how to make it roar

By Sonu Shivdasani The border has reopened, guests have started to return, our resorts have sprung back to life — and…