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Reopening in March 2020, Maafushivaru Maldives becomes first long-haul lti hotel launch in 16 years

Reopening in March 2020, Maafushivaru Maldives becomes first long-haul lti hotel launch in 16 years

Reopening in late March after an extensive luxury refurbishment, Maafushivaru Maldives is a five-star Indian Ocean gem offering small island…

Maldives kicks off 2020 with 14.4 per cent hike in tourist arrivals

Maldives kicks off 2020 with 14.4 per cent hike in tourist arrivals

Maldives has begun the year with a 14.4 per cent increase in tourist arrivals. Official figures for the month of January…

Maldives makes splashy debut on Forbes Travel Guide’s Star Rating Awards

Maldives makes splashy debut on Forbes Travel Guide’s Star Rating Awards

Maldives has made a splashy debut on the prestigious Star Awards, picking up six of the highest awards by Forbes…

Maldivian Artist Community, Manta Air unveil ‘Youniverse’ art exhibition at Angsana Velavaru

Maldivian Artist Community, Manta Air unveil ‘Youniverse’ art exhibition at Angsana Velavaru

Maldivian Artist Community (MAC), in collaboration with Manta Air, has unveiled an exhibition by talented Maldivian artist Samiyya ‘Sam’ Shehenaaz…

Crown & Champa Resorts’ Kagi Maldives Spa Island to open in July

Crown & Champa Resorts’ Kagi Maldives Spa Island to open in July

Leading local hospitality group Crown & Champa Resorts is set to open Kagi Maldives Spa Island, the first exclusive wellness island resort…

GHM’s debut Maldives resort The Chedi Kudavillingili to open in 2020

GHM’s debut Maldives resort The Chedi Kudavillingili to open in 2020

Singapore-based GHM has announced plans to launch The Chedi Kudavillingili, its first resort in the Maldives, later this year. The…

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Maldives launches global tourism advertising campaign on CNN

Maldives launches global tourism advertising campaign on CNN

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has signed an agreement with CNN to run a global advertising campaign to…

Maldives launches e-learning platform for tour operators in Russia, CIS countries

Maldives launches e-learning platform for tour operators in Russia, CIS countries

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has launched an e-learning platform with Profi + Travel for tour operators in…

Ice skating master class with Olympic gold medalist Evgeni Plushenko on the world’s only open-air ice rink on the beach

Ice skating master class with Olympic gold medalist Evgeni Plushenko on the world’s only open-air ice rink on the beach

Jumeirah Vittaveli will mark the second anniversary of its eco-friendly open air ice rink with an ice skating masterclass by Evgeni…

Milaidhoo Maldives hosts degustation dinner with renowned Chateau Musar wines

Milaidhoo Maldives hosts degustation dinner with renowned Chateau Musar wines

Milaidhoo Island Maldives continues to arrange extraordinary wining and dining experiences for its guests. The latest was a degustation dinner…

Mӧvenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives to host ‘egg-citing’ Easter surprises, culinary experiences

Mӧvenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives to host ‘egg-citing’ Easter surprises, culinary experiences

With Easter approaching, Mӧvenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives has lined up egg-citing culinary surprises, filling the appetite of young guests with…

Velaa Private Island wins big at Culinary Olympics

Velaa Private Island wins big at Culinary Olympics

Velaa Private Island Maldives’ culinary team has won multiple awards at the prestigious Culinary Olympics. A culinary team from Velaa…

Brennia Kottefaru appoints Aditya Raj Singh as Deputy Director of Sales, Marketing

Brennia Kottefaru appoints Aditya Raj Singh as Deputy Director of Sales, Marketing

Brennia Kottefaru, a brand-new luxury island resort in Maldives, has appointed seasoned sales and marketing professional Aditya Raj Singh as…

Mercure Kooddoo hosts Maldives’ largest skydiving event

Mercure Kooddoo hosts Maldives’ largest skydiving event

Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort, in association with Sky Guys Pvt Ltd, has hosted the largest skydiving event in Maldives. Held…

Coco Collection, Olive Ridley Project celebrate turtle rescue centre’s third anniversary

Coco Collection, Olive Ridley Project celebrate turtle rescue centre’s third anniversary

The partnership between Coco Collection and the Olive Ridley Project began back in 2015, when the two organisations embarked on…

W Maldives to celebrate Women’s Day with ‘Ginger Bakes’ gastronomic experiences

W Maldives to celebrate Women’s Day with ‘Ginger Bakes’ gastronomic experiences

W Maldives has announced plans to host Fathmath ‘Shaa’ Shaadhnny, the famed Maldivian baker behind Ginger Bakes, for a series…

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MAHRP: Challenging age-old mindsets, championing humane workplaces

MAHRP: Challenging age-old mindsets, championing humane workplaces

When Hussain Afeef, Ali Adam and Ahmed Ibrahim met about three years ago, they knew they had to do something…

Waldorf Astoria Maldives: serene oasis of relaxation, indulgence

Waldorf Astoria Maldives: serene oasis of relaxation, indulgence

Hilton’s luxury brand, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, offers guests the opportunity to embark on an unforgettable and indulgent sensory…

Banyan Tree Maldives celebrates 2019 sustainability achievements, sets more goals for 2020

Banyan Tree Maldives celebrates 2019 sustainability achievements, sets more goals for 2020

In 2019, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru and Angsana Ihuru celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Banyan Tree group, the 15th anniversary…

Waldorf Astoria Maldives offers luxury leisure seekers unforgettable escape

Waldorf Astoria Maldives offers luxury leisure seekers unforgettable escape

Hilton’s luxury brand, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, welcomes guests to a world of visionary design at Waldorf Astoria Maldives…

OZEN by Atmosphere’s indulgent luxury with GM Nishant Agarwal

OZEN by Atmosphere’s indulgent luxury with GM Nishant Agarwal

No surprises, no shocks, no hidden extras – all included in one price! You may have come across this tagline…

Kaimoo turns 40, celebrates remarkable contribution to Maldives tourism

Kaimoo turns 40, celebrates remarkable contribution to Maldives tourism

Kaimoo Travels & Hotel Services turns 40 this year, a major milestone in what has been a remarkable contribution by…