Match of a lifetime to boost staff morale at Jumeirah Vittaveli

Jumeirah Vittaveli organised a futsal match yesterday in honor of visiting retired footballer Roberto Ayala, the Argentinian defender.

W Maldives scoops top prize at FHAM International Culinary Challenge

Demi Chef de Partie of W Maldives, Sujith Premalal, has won the top prize at the FHAM International Culinary Challenge held in Male from August 21st to 24th.

Kandima Maldives resort

Kandima Maldives appoints Executive Chef, Pastry Chef

Kandima Maldives has announced the appointments of their Executive Chef and Exevutive Pastry Chef.

MWSC Utility Solutions: Reaching New Heights

MWSC is a pioneer company engaged in designing, developing, operating, managing and maintaining the public water supply and wastewater disposal systems in the Maldives.

Aldric Chau appointed as Cathay Pacific Airways’ country manager for the Maldives

Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways has appointed Aldric Chau as country manager for the Maldives and Sri Lanka.

Tourism Sector Overview: Q1-2016 Maldives & Asia Pacific

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]According to the statistics by the Ministry of Tourism Maldives, the year 2016 began with promising performance as international tourist arrivals totaled 344,166 at the end of quarter one. This is an increase of 4.3% compared to the arrivals in the 1st quarter 2015. However, the rest of the key indicators depicted a decreasing trend […]

MEGA Maldives Airlines

MEGA Maldives Airlines to introduce direct flights between Maldives and India

MEGA Maldives Airlines has been awarded an Air Operators Permit from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of India, to launch direct flights between the Maldives and India.

Island and lagoon lease acquisition fees announced for 2016

The Government of Maldives has announced the lease acquisition fees for 2016 for the leasing of islands and lagoons for tourism development.

Trans Maldivian Airways to develop new seaplane base at Gan airport

The commencement of seaplane operations in South it will ease the logistics and further enhance the holiday experience of tourists travelling to the southern destinations of Maldives.

Amendments to Hotel Development Regulations come into effect

Under the new amendments, hotels can only be developed in islands with 24 hour electricity and health care facilities along with a Police Station situated in the island.

Copier Plus introduces L6000 range of printers to the Maldives

Copier Plus introduces latest printing technology to Maldives

The new Brothers series come with a set of new features including the 4-bin Mailbox which will stack and sort out the printed papers by different people, all at the same time. The new world class printer also has a high print speed of up to 50 ppm.

Vacations Expo 2016

Vacations Expo: Maldives’ first travel exhibition kicks off

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Vacations Expo, the Maldives’ first travel exhibition, kicked off yesterday at the National Art Gallery. Economic Development Minister Mohamed Saeed inaugurated the exhibition at an opening ceremony Thursday afternoon. Speaking at the ceremony, Saeed said the expo is a good initiative. Such fairs are important to the Maldives as they will help boost the tourism […]