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Maldives to achieve 1.5 mln visitor target by Nov end

Maldives to achieve 1.5 mln visitor target by Nov end

Maldives will soon welcome the 1.5 millionth visitor of the year, achieving its target for 2019, the country’s official tourism…

Maldives hails successful tourism promotion campaign in 2019

Maldives hails successful tourism promotion campaign in 2019

More than 100 activities had been carried out throughout the world this year to promote Maldives’ tourism, making it a…

Spain’s Barceló Hotel Group enters Asian market with three-hotel development in Maldives

Spain’s Barceló Hotel Group enters Asian market with three-hotel development in Maldives

Spanish hotel company Barceló Hotel Group has announced its entry into Asia through a joint investment in developing a three-hotel…

Maldives inks deal with Limkokwing University to train locals for tourism jobs

Maldives inks deal with Limkokwing University to train locals for tourism jobs

Maldives on Friday signed an agreement with Limkokwing University to facilitate training opportunities for locals joining the island nation’s multi-billion-dollar…

The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives opens

The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives opens

The Standard, an American hotel brand known for its taste-making clientele, pioneering design, and unrelenting un-standard-ness, has opened The Standard,…

Maldives proposes tourism marketing budget hike, allocates $9.98 mln for 2020

Maldives proposes tourism marketing budget hike, allocates $9.98 mln for 2020

Maldives government on Monday proposed adding MVR 50 million (USD 3.23 million) to the annual marketing budget of the tourism…

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Coco Collection announces action-packed festive line-up

Coco Collection announces action-packed festive line-up

Coco Collection has announced the festive line-up at its resorts, Coco Bodu-Hithi and Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu, for 2019/2020. This…

Hurawalhi Maldives opens cinema for team members

Hurawalhi Maldives opens cinema for team members

Hurawalhi Maldives has opened a dedicated cinema for its team members. One person’s dream holiday destination is another person’s workplace…

Maldives to achieve 1.5 mln visitor target by Nov end

Maldives to achieve 1.5 mln visitor target by Nov end

Maldives will soon welcome the 1.5 millionth visitor of the year, achieving its target for 2019, the country’s official tourism…

Kihaa Maldives announces delightful festive programme

Kihaa Maldives announces delightful festive programme

Kihaa Maldives has announced a delightful festive programme with a diverse set of joyful events, parties and activities. Festive celebrations…

Komandoo Maldives welcomes Michael, Susanne Niemmen for 24th visit

Komandoo Maldives welcomes Michael, Susanne Niemmen for 24th visit

Komandoo Maldives has welcomed back its most frequent visitors, Michael Niemmen and Susanne Niemmen. This is their 24th visit to…

Maldives kicks off multi-city roadshow in Nordic region

Maldives kicks off multi-city roadshow in Nordic region

Maldives has kicked off a multi-city roadshow targeting the Nordic region. The roadshow, held from November 12-15, covers four cities….

Maldives hails successful tourism promotion campaign in 2019

Maldives hails successful tourism promotion campaign in 2019

More than 100 activities had been carried out throughout the world this year to promote Maldives’ tourism, making it a…

Six Senses Laamu, Blue Marine Foundation win global recognition for responsible tourism

Six Senses Laamu, Blue Marine Foundation win global recognition for responsible tourism

Six Senses Laamu, together with Blue Marine Foundation, have taken home the Gold Award for Wildlife and Nature Conservation at…

Conrad Maldives offers sustainable Christmas getaway

Conrad Maldives offers sustainable Christmas getaway

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, the pioneering resort nestled in the South Ari Atoll, invites guests on an eco-journey this festive…

South Palm Resort Maldives announces fresh recruitment drive

South Palm Resort Maldives announces fresh recruitment drive

South Palm Resort Maldives, a brand new resort being developed on the uninhabited island of Ismehela Hera in the southernmost…

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A ‘pool of rose’ proposal in Maldives

A ‘pool of rose’ proposal in Maldives

Maldives is known as one of the best destinations in the world for honeymooners. How about making your proposal a…

Five hidden gems of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Five hidden gems of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi opened in July to great acclaim for its breathtaking views, myriad dining options and glorious seascapes….

Aimy: from Cambridge University’s Brilliance in Maldives to disrupting hospitality marketing

Aimy: from Cambridge University’s Brilliance in Maldives to disrupting hospitality marketing

Maldives has made significant progress on gender equity and equality in recent years. But there is still a lot has…

Soneva’s loos, bathtubs with views

Soneva’s loos, bathtubs with views

Soneva is known for its signature outdoor bathrooms that come with lush gardens or expansive water features. Whilst these are…

‘An island to call your own’, exclusive private retreats at Naladhu Private Island Maldives

‘An island to call your own’, exclusive private retreats at Naladhu Private Island Maldives

The setting: a boutique hideaway of poetic beauty – white sands, coconut palms, the jewel-toned colours of the Indian Ocean….

Anantara celebrates flourishing coral gardens in Maldives

Anantara celebrates flourishing coral gardens in Maldives

In the sparkling azure seas of South Male Atoll, the coral gardens surrounding Anantara’s three Maldivian islands are beginning to…