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‘The Symphony of Love’ celebrations this February at Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island

Nestled in the tranquil embrace of North Malé Atoll, Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island invites couples to celebrate the month of love with its exclusive ‘The Symphony of Love’ programme. This collection of experiences seamlessly weaves together spa indulgences, gastronomic delights, adventure escapes, and artistic expressions, resonating with the stunning Maldivian surroundings. Harmony of Bonds at […]

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Moroccan singer-songwriter Asha to captivate hearts at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi this Valentine’s Day

Prepare to be enchanted this Valentine’s Day as the internationally acclaimed Moroccan singer and songwriter, Asha, takes centre stage at the breathtaking Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Maldives from 14th to 16th of February, 2024. Asha will cast her musical charm throughout multiple performances on site, creating an atmosphere of love and harmony that will serve […]

Fushifaru named Hotel of the Year at LUXE Global Awards 2023

Fushifaru Maldives, a five-star boutique Resort in Lhaviyani Atoll, celebrates winning multiple awards including ‘Hotel of the Year’ at the LUXE Global Awards. These awards recognise Fushifaru’s outstanding hospitality, exceptional service and dedication to create special experiences and lasting memories for travellers all around the world. Fushifaru successfully won multiple other awards including: Best Authentic […]

Maalhos hosts expo on reducing plastic waste

Soneva Namoona, in partnership with the Baa Maalhos Council, held “Israafu Madhu Misraabu – Fen Edition,” a water filter expo aimed at creating awareness about the environmental and health benefits of installing a water filter, and to familiarise the community with water filteration solutions available in the Maldivian market.The expo was held on B. Maalhos […]

The Standard brings back One Night Standard app

The Standard, one of the world’s leaders in lifestyle driven hospitality, has announced the return of One Night Standard, the brand’s cutting edge last minute booking app, One Night Standard, once again offering spontaneous, same-night reservations, at the lowest available rates, across The Standard portfolio: The Standard, High Line and The Standard, East Village in […]

Ajay Vijay Bathija appointed Coca-Cola’s vice president for franchise operations

Coca-Cola India has announced the appointment of Ajay Vijay Bathija as Vice President of Franchise Operations for Southwest Asia (SWA). Ajay’s extensive career journey with The Coca-Cola Company spans nearly 24 years and encompasses a distinct combination of marketing and franchise expertise. In 1999, Ajay embarked on his professional journey with the Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages […]

Siyam World Maldives protects marine life with coral restoration projects

Siyam World Maldives is committed to promoting sustainability and preserving the beauty of our oceans, protecting marine life, and reducing the environmental impact in line with Sun Siyam Resorts group-wide sustainability program Sun Siyam Cares. Siyam World continues to drive sustainability initiatives forward, with the most significant project being a coral restoration effort in the […]

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What Actions are Travelers Taking to Travel More Sustainably? 

To protect the environment for future generations, travelers feel a responsibility to make more sustainable decisions. To understand travelers’ sentiments around sustainable travel, gathered opinions from over 33,000 tourists from 35 different countries in an annual Sustainable Travel Report. There is a greater sense of urgency to make more eco-friendly choices. The percentage of […]

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How Can Maldives Cater to the Preferences of Younger Travelers

The travel industry is undergoing a shift as younger generations, Gen-Z and Millennials, are expressing unique travel preferences. No longer content with simply checking off destinations on a bucket list, these younger travelers prioritize wellness, local experiences, and discovering destinations off the beaten path. The younger generations are also willing to pay more for luxury […]

Q1 2023 Tourist Arrivals

Q1 2023 Tourist Arrivals Exceed Pre-Pandemic Levels

The tourist arrivals in the first quarter of 2023 exceed pre-pandemic arrivals. This year 523,928 tourists arrived compared to 482,978 in the first quarter of 2019. Arrivals in Q1 2023 have seen a 8.5% increase compared to the same period in 2019. Tourist arrivals aren’t only increasing, but guests are also staying longer. In Q1 2019, […]

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Marriott to Hold Apprenticeship Recruitment in Addu City on April 8 & 9, 2023

Marriott International Maldives will hold the first recruitment activity for the Apprenticeship Program in Addu City on April 8 and 9, 2023. The two-day recruitment sessions will take place in Hulhumeedhoo on April 8, 2023 at Seenu Atoll School between 10 AM to 3 PM, and in Hithadhoo on April 9, 2023 at Addu High […]

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Jalboot Honors 2022 Internship Batch at Graduation Ceremony

Jalboot Marine Services Private Limited hosted a graduation ceremony to honor the 2022 interns who successfully completed the internship. The ceremony was graced by Charge’d’Affaires of the UAE Embassy, H.E. Mr. Abdulrahman Alshamsi. The audience consisted of Jalboot’s interns, parents, and the staff of Jalboot. The interns gained hands-on experience and practical knowledge in the […]