How prepared is the Maldives tourism industry for the AI revolution?

The Maldives tourism industry is on the cusp of a significant transformation driven by artificial intelligence (AI). AI has the potential to revolutionize every aspect of the tourism industry, from marketing and sales to customer service and operations. To fully reap the benefits of AI, Maldives tourism businesses need to prepare their workforces for this […]

Digital credentials to transform travel

Sumesh Patel, President of SITA Asia Pacific, has witnessed firsthand the remarkable evolution of airline and airport technologies over his three decades with the company. His enthusiasm for the field remains as fervent as it was when he began his career as a field engineer, and he is particularly excited about the transformative potential of […]

Ministry of Tourism transitions to digital service delivery via One-GOV platform

The Ministry of Tourism has taken a significant step towards enhancing public service accessibility by announcing its decision to provide services via the government’s upcoming digital platform, ‘One-GOV.’ This move, aimed at facilitating seamless access to government services, is set to revolutionise the way services are provided by the ministry. The platform is scheduled to […]

Luxury hotels set to hike spending on tech, new study says

Senior executives of large luxury hotel chains expect the high-end, luxury hotel sector to dramatically increase its expenditure on technology and communication systems over the next three years, according to new global research commissioned by world-leading communication technology company Communications Specialist Ltd. Between now and 2026, more than half (54%) of those senior executives interviewed […]

Find out what potential guests like and dislike about your resort with Brand Auditor

According to a 2019 survey, over 80 per cent of first time Maldives travellers see resorts to be ‘mostly similar’. The same survey suggests that most travellers choose to book a resort with attractive product presentation, clear differentiation, and straightforward marketing communication. Despite the Maldives having over 130 unique resorts, this perception simply cannot be […]

Product Review: iPad Pro

The new iPad Pro 9.7 is powered by Apple’s latest A9X System with the M9 processor and a 12-core PowerVR Series 7 Graphics chip along with 2GB of RAM which makes the iPad capable of replacing the personal computer.

Tech Review: Essential Business-Class computing

OptiPlex 3040 simplifies business computing with best-in-class security and manageability, and smaller energy-efficient designs.

Reefside: Innovating Lifestyles

Reefside was established in 1976 when Mr. Hassan Zahir, son of a prominent Maldivian business man Mr. Ibrahim Gasim, opened Shop No.18; a souvenir shop.

Flying Fish with a heart of Car

Getting safely to your destination will not only be a breeze, it can also be done with greater style and comfort.

Kurumba Maldives launches new website

Developed by QUO, the website was designed to be more user-friendly, particularly for tablet and mobile users.

Samsung hospitality and display solutions by Arc Ventures Maldives

ARC Ventures Maldives, the channel partner for Samsung products in the Maldives, is offering a new state-of-the-art television designed for the hospitality industry.

HFTP launches hospitality industry specific search site:

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) has launched, a search site that focusses on news, articles and reports of primary interest to the hospitality industry.