Hotel Asia Exhibition & International culinary Challenge

The 12th Hotel Asia Exhibition & International Culinary Challenge kicks off at Dharubaaruge

The 12th edition of Hotel Asia Exhibition & International Culinary Challenge has officially opened this morning with an inauguration ceremony held at Hiriyaa Maalam, Dharubaaruge’. The three-day event taking place at Dharubaaruge’, Male’, is organised by the Maldives Exhibition and Conference Services (MECS) together with the event’s long-standing partner and main sponsor Bestbuy Maldives Pvt […]

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Organisers gear up for 12th edition of Hotel Asia Exhibition & International Culinary Challenge

The 12th edition of the annual Hotel Asia Exhibition and International Culinary Challenge will be held from 5 to 7 September. This year’s event is once again supported by the Ministry of Tourism of Maldives along with the Sri Lanka – Maldives Bilateral Business Council and the National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka. This […]

An analysis of demand and supply in the Maldives

Visitor arrivals and major indicators Maldives has been maintaining its position as one of the most attractive holiday destinations in 2016 with an average arrival growth rate of 1.7% for inbound international tourists in the first half of the year 2016. The year began with a strong performance with a growth rate of 11.7% on […]

Maldives celebrates Chinese New Year 2016 in Maafushi

MMPRC, together with the Ministry of Tourism and Guest House Association of Maldives have organised a number of activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The celebrations will be held at Maafushi today.

Maldives records 1.1 million tourist arrivals this year at the end of November

Tourist arrivals for the year so far totalled 1,114,993 at the end of November, an increase of 1.3% compared to the same period last year.

Latest Maldives Visitor Survey: 93 percent say holiday expectations were met

The Ministry of Tourism in association with CDE Consulting undertook a Maldives Visitor Survey from September 21 to October 4 this year.

609,105 tourist arrivals recorded for first six months of 2015, reports Tourism Ministry

The Maldives Ministry of Tourism has reported 609,105 tourists to have visited the Maldives this year up till the end of June. This is a 1.3% increase compared to the 601,513 tourist arrivals recorded for the same duration last year.

Tourist Arrivals Reach 1.2 Million in 2014

The number of tourist arrivals reached 1,204,857 in 2014, marginally surpassing the tourism ministry’s target of 1.2 million visitors during the year.