Maldives participates at the World Travel Market 2014
Maldives.net.mv – The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) together with 146 representatives from 54 companies are taking part in the World Travel Market 2014 held in London, UK from 3 – 6 November 2014.
A press conference was held on the first day of the fair, where the highlight of the conference was the recently launched Integrated Resort Project which was disseminated to the audience. The Maldives delegation will be meeting with the Top Travel Agents and Travel trade media to identify
opportunities to build strong ties between two countries and to identify strategies to increase the number of tourist arrivals from UK.
World Travel Market (WTM) is the leading global event for the travel industry and is a B2B event presenting a diverse range of destinations and industry professionals. Tourist boards, luxury operators, emerging destinations and technology specialists from a wide range of sectors and countries are among the 213 new exhibitors will be taking part in the World Travel Market 2014.
From January to September 2014, 66,602 tourist arrivals were recorded from UK. This is an increase of 3.7% compared to the same period of 2013. UK accounts for 7.4% market share and is the third largest market to Maldives.