Emerging band, Equatic Vibe talks about its evolution on the Equator.

(with additional contributions by Donna Richardson and Lana Hafeez) In a country where music is not encouraged as a career path, many artists are breaking this social stigma through dedication and utter devotion to their craft. This describes local band ‘Equatic Vibe’, winning the hearts of fans in the Maldives’ five-star resorts as well as […]

“Vaccinate your Business”

A great slogan but what does it mean and why do you need it? The “why” is easy – COVID-19, the global pandemic which has disrupted life as we know it has hit everyone and all organisations in the world, and emphasized just how much we took for granted. The Travel and Tourism has been […]

MOPA launches “Plastic Reverse Logistics Project’

On Sunday, 24th of January 2021, The Maldives Ocean Plastics Alliance (MOPA) has launched its flagship ‘Plastic Reverse Logistics Project’, an initiative founded to battle the ever-growing issue of single use plastic waste in the country. The project was inaugurated by Dr. Hussain Rasheed Hassan, the Minister of Environment. The event was hosted at Seahouse […]

Mediflex Laboratories, Comprehensive and Reliable Diagnostic Services

Mediflex Laboratories – on 20th December 2020, Medtech  launched its most recent services and opened its doors to the public at the capital city of Maldives, Male’.  Their very first, state of the art laboratory is situated conveniently right opposite Thaajuddeen School on Kanba Aisa Rani Hingun, on the West Side of the island, right […]

WearerTech – footwear for F&B professionals!

From high-end domestic brands with professional occupational footwear divisions to dedicated industry-specific non-slip shoemakers it can be a struggle to find the answer. As a chef or other hospitality worker, your shoes need to have the grip of racing car tyres, the durability of a workman’s boot and the seemingly impossible comfort of stepping on […]

Train with World Kickboxing Champion at Niyama Private Islands

Niyama Private Islands Maldives has unveiled private kickboxing lessons with world kickboxing champion and TV star Janos Nietlspach. The private lessons will take place from June 29 to July 13. According to Niyama Private Islands, Nietlispach will be available for three private one-hour kickboxing lessons each week of his stay. Guests can enrol for this […]

Oceans Day reef cleaning and coral restoration in Outrigger Konotta Maldives

Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort holds “Our Ocean, Our Future” marine awareness events to honour World Oceans Day on June 8. The events were an extension of Outrigger’s global OZONE (Outrigger’s Zone) marine conservation programme, with all nine Outrigger Resorts participating around the world. In the Maldives, Outrigger staff and guests conducted a beach and lagoon […]

Shangri-La launches ‘Xiang Ju’, will come to Maldives late-2017

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has announced a new service initiative for outbound guests from mainland China. The programme, which features seven signature services and bespoke local experiences for Chinese guests, will first launch on August 1 at the Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong. By the end of the year, “Xiang Ju” will be expanded to all […]

Amari Havoddaa Maldives unveils offer with 30% rate cuts

Amari Havodda Maldives has announced a summer offer with a 30% discount on room rates and a host of other benefits. This offer introduces room rates on full board basis from as low as US$390 per night on stays until October 31. The offer has no minimum stay requirements although guests staying for four nights […]

Chinese Dragon Boat Festival hits Amilla Fushi and Finolhu

Amilla Fushi and Finolhu are celebrating the Chinese Dragon Boat Festival with its guests, with a variety of exciting and lavish activities, games and offers during the week-long event. The festivities commenced at Finolhu on May 28 and will continue till June 2, while the activities at Amilla Fushi are being held from May till […]

Dusit Thani Maldives appoints Niclas Prokop as new sales director

Dusit Thani Maldives has appointed Niclas Prokop as its new Director of Sales and Marketing. Prokop, a German national, joins the property from his most recent role as Chief Commercial Officer at Azulik Hotel & Maya Spa, Mexico. He brings with him over 24 years of experience working for international tour operators such as Thomas […]

World Turtle Day Celebrations at Hurawalhi Island Resort

Hurawalhi Island Resort has announced an extravagant list of activities to celebrate World Turtle Day, including a special tour. The recently opened resort said it will kick off World Turtle Day, which falls on May 23, with a sand sculpture competition for the staff. The winner will receive a sea turtle adoption certificate. Following this, […]