Minor Hotel Group awards certificates to graduates of ‘Explorer’ training programme

A graduation ceremony was held at Hotel Jen on Sunday (17 June) for the participants of the Minor Hotels’ apprenticeship programme, Explorer, class of 2015. The graduates received their certificates on stage from Vice President Abdulla Jihad, the chief guest of the ceremony. Some 17 students completed their training in three areas of specialisation; Culinary, […]

Anantara Veli Resort to welcome celebrity chef Bobby Chinn

Anantara Veli Resort will welcome celebrity TV chef Bobby Chinn on 11 May for a special one-night guest appearance at the resort’s 73 Degrees restaurant.

Etihad offers holiday in Maldives resort for less than a dollar

Etihad Holidays, the leisure holiday division of Etihad Airways, is offering a three- night stay at a luxurious Maldives resort for less than a dollar per night.

Brigitte Dasquet announced as director of sales and marketing at Kandima Maldives

Pulse Resorts and Hotels have announced the appointment of Brigitte Dasquet as the Director of Sales and Marketing for the new resort, Kandima Maldives which is expected to open in October 2016.

Qatar’s Banana Island Resort simulates Maldivian resort

Qatar’s newly opened Banana Island Resort, which was developed by Qatar-based UrbaCon Trading and Contracting, was modelled on the concept of a Maldivian resort and is now being marketed as a closer, more convenient alternative to visiting the island nation.

Promotion launched across Anantara Hotels to encourage longer stays

Anantara Hotels and Spas have launched a resort-wide promotion titled ‘Oh, won’t you please stay, a little bit longer?’