The Maldives tourism sector recorded a mixed performance in October 2023, according to the latest Economic Update report released by the Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) on November 30. The report showed that total tourist arrivals stood at 159,141 in October, registering an increase of 4% when compared with October 2022, whereas bednights declined by 3%. […]
The newly formed Visitor Economy Council, announced by the government on Sunday, set its sights on ramping up annual tourism revenue to hit the $6 billion mark. Economic minister Mohamed Saeed, heading the council, disclosed this target during a press conference at the President’s Office on Monday. Highlighting the current scenario, Saeed noted, “Maldives’ GDP […]
President-elect Dr Mohammed Muizzu on Thursday pledged government support and cooperation for the growth and diversification of the tourism industry. Muizzu made these commitments at the Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023, which took place at Bandos Maldives on Thursday. Notably, this marked his first participation in a tourism event following his victory in the presidential […]
The Maldives Association for Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) on Thursday unveiled the findings of a recent survey highlighting the fragile state of the country’s tourism industry. MATATO’s President, Abdulla Giyas, presented the results of the survey, which involved more than 2,000 participants, at a press conference. Notably, these participants included not only local […]
The Maldivian economy is in a fragile state primarily caused by a dollar crisis and excessive government expenditure, with negative impacts on the local tourism sector and investor interest in the destination, a new study by the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) said on Thursday. The report, based on extensive qualitative […]
In a career spanning several decades, M.U. Maniku has remained at the forefront of innovation and is dedicated to his vision of making the Maldives a leading international tourist destination.
The ITB Berlin Convention, the world’s leading travel and trade fair, was officially inaugurated yesterday with the Maldives as the official partner country of this year’s event.
MHPA is the first ever 100% Maldivian owned and operated audit firm that provides specialized professional assurance and advisory services in the country.
Based in Mauritius, NHP Light Ltd, is the exclusive reseller of the Consol Solar Jar, an Off-Grid Solar Product assembled in South Africa, 100% handmade.
Located in Male’, Sea Gear is a retail outlet, selling everything related to the sea. Products range from fishing and marine equipment to underwater cameras and branded beach wear.
Group Spa Director for Duniye Spas, Renate Hermes, shares ideas for integrating wellness resort-wide, exclusively for Hotelier Maldives.