JOY Island Maldives Hiring

Joy Island Recruiting for Pre-Opening with Open Day Hiring

The Cocoon Collection is opening its third property in Maldives, Joy Island, in September 2023. To prepare for the pre-opening, the resort is hosting open day hiring with information sessions and walk-in interviews across the Maldives. Joy Island is looking for talented food and beverage, front office, housekeeping, culinary, finance, spa and engineering staff. Candidates […]

Banyan Tree Maldives MarCom

The Banyan Tree Group Appoints New MarCom Trio for Maldives Properties

The Banyan Tree Group appoints a new MarCom trio for its properties in the Maldives. The newly appointed trio consists of Ronalaine Fernandez Sato as MarCom and PR Manager, Riri Anggraheni Eka Rimandasari as Ecommerce Manager and Khaled Jarrah as Assistant Digital Marketing Manager. The aim of the new appointments is to strengthen the offline […]

Brennia Kottefaru Opens New Wine Cellar

Brennia Kottefaru has opened a brand-new wine cellar to captivate guests with an unparalleled wine-tasting experience. The newly unveiled wine cellar is a testament to the resort’s commitment to providing an extraordinary escape for wine connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike. Exquisitely designed, the cellar boasts a meticulously curated collection of prestigious wines from renowned vineyards across […]

Maagiri Maldives

Maagiri Hotel Celebrates 5th Anniversary

On April 12, 2023, Maagiri Hotel to celebrate its 5th anniversary. Marking a half-decade of prestigious hospitality in the capital city of Maldives. Maagiri is located in a prime location of Malé with easy access from Velana International airport. The hotel is an attractive destination for business, leisure, and family travelers. The hotel’s rooftop restaurant and […]

Villa Academy of Excellence

Villa Academy of Excellence, New Employee Development Program

 Villa Resorts recently unveiled its new employee development program, the Villa Academy of Excellence. The new program will equip Villa Resort team members with access to over 190,000 lessons from more than 130 content providers. The diverse content library has lessons on subjects, including leadership, technology, communication, customer service and sustainability. The Villa Academy of […]

Easter at Soneva

5 Unique Experiences this Easter in Maldives

Spending an Easter holiday in Maldives is truly egg-citing! Celebrate age-old traditions and make new treasured memories this Easter in the Maldives. From a Michelin star chef pop-up, underwater Easter egg hunt to creative Easter crafts, this Easter in Maldives will be one to remember. Enjoy these five unique experiences this Easter holiday in Maldives. […]


Celebrity Trainer Ramona Braganza Hosts Wellness Retreat at Kandima Maldives

Kandima Maldives is collaborating with the popular celebrity trainer Ramona Braganza in an action-cation. Her life-changing seven-day wellness retreat “Strong Body, Strong Mind, Gentle Spirit” will be held from March 14 to 21, 2023 at Kandima Maldives. Ramona’s 321 training method contains a proven combination of core, cardio, and circuit exercises. She has trained dozens […]

Dining with the Stars: 8th Edition 2023 at Diamonds Resorts

Planhotel Hospitality Group and Jeunes Restaurateurs d’Europe (JRE) Dining with the Stars: 8th Edition 2023 at Diamonds Resorts. From December 2022 to April 2023, the gastronomic experience will feature the culinary talents of different JRE chefs, many of whom have Michelin stars. During the experience, JRE chefs will share their skills, recipes, and passion with […]

LUX* South Ari Atoll Appoints John Rogers as General Manager

LUX* South Ari Atoll has appointed John Rogers as the new General Manager. John brings with him more than three decades of experience overseeing award-winning properties across the world. He has an impressive background in business strategy and pre-opening. “I am happy to be back to The Lux Collective’s family and to lead the shining […]

Chef Lal Fonseka Launches Maldivian and Sri Lankan Cookbook

Director of Food and Beverage at OBLU NATURE Helengeli, Chef Lal Fonseka has published a ‘Maldivian & Sri Lankan Cookbook’ with inputs from local chefs. Launched in October 2022, the cookbook celebrates the common flavours of Maldives and Sri Lanka. Having been in the Maldives for seventeen years, Chef Lal Fonseka’s cookbook is a work […]

Sonu Shivdasani Awarded OBE in New Year Honours List 2023

Sonu Shivdasani has been honoured as an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to tourism, sustainability and charity in the New Year Honours 2023 Overseas and International List. The Founder and CEO of Soneva resorts, and Founder of Six Senses Resorts, Sonu Shivdasani redefined tourism in the Maldives by combining […]

Chinese Airlines Set to Resume Flights to Maldives

After a three-year halt due to the pandemic, Chinese airlines are scheduled to resume flights to the Maldives. According to Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL), Hong Kong Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, and Beijing Capital will resume flights to Maldives in January 2023. Having acquired slots from 1st January till the end of March 2023, Hong […]