Maldives Association of Tourism Industry (MATI) Holds 31st Annual General Meeting

The Maldives Association of Tourism Industry (MATI) has held its 31st Annual General Meeting virtually. A total of 78 members participated in the AGM. The Chairman of MATI, Hon. Mohamed Umar Maniku initiated the AGM by giving the official opening remarks, followed by a statement from the Secretary General of MATI, Hon. Ahmed Nazeer. Mr. […]

New Appointments in the Hospitality Industry

Featured Image: Elise Rimbaud, Director of Spa and Wellness, OZEN Reserve Bolifushi Maldives hotel industry has seen some exciting new movements this week. Hotelier Maldives brings you a round-up of the latest appointments. Elise Rimbaud, Director of Spa and Wellness, OZEN Reserve Bolifushi OZEN Resevre Bolifushi has recently appointed Elise Rimbaud as the director of […]

Jumeirah Group Announces Opening of New Property in Maldives

Jumeirah Group has revealed the opening of its new address in Maldives. Located in North Male’ Atoll, the 67-villa property is set to welcome its first guests from 1 October 2021. Jumeirah Maldives’ surprising panoramic architecture and calming interiors are the work of sophisticated Singaporean design studio, Miaja, who have created an elegant contemporary ethos […]

Bestbuy Maldives Pvt Ltd, Silver Sponsor, GM Forum 2021

Bestbuy Maldives Pvt Ltd (BBM) has partnered with Hotelier Maldives as a Silver Sponsor of GM Forum 2021. BBM is a leading supplier of food, bakery, cooking ingredients and non-food offerings to resorts, HORECA, and the mainstream consumer market. The company is the choice distributor of some of the world’s leading brands such as Unilever, […]

Vistara Resumes Flights to Maldives from India

Vistara, an Indian full-service career and a joint venture of Tata group and Singapore Airlines (SIA), has resumed flights to Velana International Airport from 2 September 2021. The airline had initially resumed operations on 3 March 2021 with non-stop flights between Mumbai, India and Malé. The airline operated flights three times a week on the […]

Octopus Systems, Technology Partner, GM Forum 2021

Octopus Systems has partnered with Hotelier Maldives as the Technology Partner of GM Forum 2021. Octopus Systems is a Hospitality System Integrator based in Maldives with a sound focus on efficient networks and systems that are fully integrated and work seamlessly. Services provided by Octopus include system design and consultancy, Campus Ethernet, Secure Managed Wi-Fi, […]

Tourism Updates from the Maldives – August 2021

Maldives marked the 700,000th arrival of the year during August. At the end of the month, there were a total of 755,966 arrivals while twenty-six international scheduled and chartered airlines were operating to the country. 849 accommodation facilities have resumed operations from a total of 1053 registered facilities. Tourist arrivals have begun increasing after a […]

MACL to Issue License to Operate Executive Lounges at New Sea Plane Terminal Building in VIA

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has opened up to submit applications for license to operate executive lounges in its New Sea Plane Terminal Building (NSPT) at Velana International Airport (VIA). As per the announcement made by MACL, only businesses having a license to operate a resort/sea plane or tour in the Maldives are eligible to […]

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa Launches New Golf Centre

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa has unveiled its brand-new Golf Centre, featuring a state-of-the-art Golf Simulator (two cabins). The Golf Simulator offers guests an open field golf experience by using sensors to capture every detail of the ball being hit. Apart from playing with friends/family, guests can also get coached by the resort’s in-house Golf […]

Le Méridien Maldives Resort & Spa Makes its Debut

The highly awaited 141-villa property by Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts is now open in Lhaviyani Atoll. Le Méridien, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of thirty extraordinary brands, makes this debut with Singaporean developer Chiu Teng Enterprises. Situated on Thilamaafushi island, Le Méridien Maldives Resort & Spa is a 35-minute seaplane journey north of Velana […]

Ooredoo Maldives, Platinum Sponsor, GM Forum 2021

Telecom giant, Ooredoo Maldives has partnered with Hotelier Maldives as a Platinum Sponsor of GM Forum 2021. This year’s GM Forum is scheduled for 23rd September 2021 at Paradise Island Resort, Maldives. It is the fifth edition of the Forum and a ‘must-attend’ event for general managers. The forum is an ideal platform for hotel […]

Tropical Fitness Pvt Ltd, Wellness Partner, GM Forum 2021

Tropical Fitness Pvt Ltd has partnered with Hotelier Maldives as the Wellness Partner of GM Forum 2021. Established in 2019, Tropical Fitness Pvt Ltd is among the Health and Wellness industry’s leading suppliers for premium and home fitness equipment. While Tropical Fitness is the official and authorized exclusive distributor of Italian premium brand Technogym for the Maldives […]