Stone Hotels, an up-and-coming local hospitality brand, has opened its first premium beach hotel in Maldives, located on the island of Dhiffushi in North Male Atoll. The hotel, which boasts 50 elegantly designed rooms and suites, offers guests a unique blend of nature, culture, and comfort. The hotel’s location, just 35 minutes by speedboat from […]
A workshop to train guest house and travel agency inspectors was initiated by the Ministry of Tourism last Wednesday. Some 20 staff from 17 council secretariats participated. The one day event covered theoretical aspects of such inspections including registration procedures, regulations governing guest houses and travel agencies. Further to this, Maldives Inland Revenue Authority also did a presentation on taxation.