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Maldives pres hails Malaysia's 'staunch' support
Malaysia and Maldives for moderation and dialogue in combating terrorism
PM: M'sia will voice objection to Jerusalem move at UN
Small island nations struggle for a future
5 Documentaries That Explain The Nitty Gritties Of Climate Change
SolarWorld: Solar Powered Paradise
Maldives: Solar Powered Paradise
Here Are the Six Key Ways Luxury Travel Changed in 2017
Photo Friday: Capturing Climate Change Through Art
Rising seas affecting island nations
Dive the Maldives: the best dive sites around the tropical nation
Senior EU delegation to arrive in Maldives on Saturday
EU delegation to visit Maldives on Saturday
How does climate change affect us?
Maldives ex-leader claims Chinese land grabbing; government denies
Maldives ex-leader claims Chinese land grabbing; govt denies
The China-Maldives Connection
TrinaBESS successfully completed the first shipment in its 'Belt and Road Initiative' project
Housing Development Corporation brings city of Hulhumalé to life
Clashes in the Maldives after court orders retrial of former president
Maldives in turmoil after court blow to government
Cleared Nasheed vows to challenge Maldives president in polls
Clashes in Maldives after court orders politicians released
Maldives' Wetlands Help Fight Climate Change
Will Maldives' Supreme Court impeach President Abdulla Yameen as he defies its order?
The Maldives Is in Crisis, After the President Declares a State of Emergency
The Maldives Is in Crisis After the President Declared a State of Emergency. Here's What You ...
Trouble in paradise: What's happening in the Maldives?
Maldives opposition pleads for India to send troops as country's president arrests judges and ...
As Maldives Crisis Deepens, President Blames the Other Guys
Who is Mohamed Nasheed? Exiled Maldives leader who is pushing for charge amid crisis
Maldives sends special envoys to 'friendly nations' China, Pakistan; India not included
India and the Maldives Emergency
Trouble in paradise: All you need to know about the Maldives' ongoing political crisis
We need India's help to solve the impasse, says Mohamed Nasheed
India, China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives
As a political crisis unfolds in the Maldives, China and India vie for influence
Trouble in Maldives Paradise Could Become a Global Threat
India and China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives
As a political crisis plays out in the Maldives, heavyweights China and India are vying for strategic ...
Maldives Politics and the Global Threat
Maldives: trouble in paradise
A great power rivalry plays out in the Maldives
Economic diplomacy brief: Maldives showdown, selling infrastructure and feeding India
After Doklam, India's next battle likelier to be in the Indian Ocean than the high Himalayas
Police break up opposition protests in the Maldives, many arrested and injured
Situation In Maldives Could Potentially Further Raise India – China Tensions
India, China and What Gives in the Maldives.
3 'last chance' destinations drawing travelers worried about climate change
India, China and What Gives in the Maldives.
India, China and what gives in the Maldives
Beijing says Maldives marine observatory is non-military
Professor places sustainability issues in global context
Former President Mohamed Nasheed: 'Maldives government selling oil to North Korea'
Trouble in paradise as China, India jostle over Maldives
Vuniwaqa Tells Of Resilience Of Pacific Rural Women To Climate Change
So close, yet so far: Making climate impacts feel close by may not inspire action
So close, yet so far: Making climate impacts feel nearby may not inspire action
Maldives celebrates Earth Hour 2018
India is alarmed at growing China-Maldives ties
Maldives Builds Giant New Airport Runway Despite Global Warming
Maldives: Plan To Harness Energy From Ocean Waves
In the Maldives, 'total regression' of women's rights, environmental protection, activists say
Liberal democracies, don't give up on the Maldives
Maldives government to start 'wave energy project' with Japan's OIST
As president, he once donned scuba gear and held a Cabinet meeting underwater to illustrate how climate change and rising sea levels threatened to swallow the low-lying Maldives. He announced plans to purchase land in another country — Sri Lanka, or perhaps Australia — in case encroaching ...
In 2009 the first democratically elected President of the Maldives, Mohamed Nasheed, held an underwater cabinet meeting. The stunt was crafted to draw international attention to the plight of many low-lying island nations as climate change causes sea levels to rise, threatening their continued existence ...
“The owners had done various firsts in the Maldives – first undersea restaurant, first over-water villas on stilts - and in that kind of spirit and inspiration, they felt it was time for something new,” he says. “Obviously, climate change and coral bleaching have had an effect here, so we invest in collaboration ...
New nature parks to open on Maldives islands of Addu and Fuvahmulah in June ... Agency for International Development, as part of Maldives' US$4.2 million (£2.93 million) Climate Change Adaptation Project, designed to protect the low-lying islands from the most pressing effects of climate change.
This project was started with support from European Union, Australian Agency for International Development, and World Bank. As a share of Maldives US$4.2 Climate Change Adaptation Project, designed to defend the low-lying islands of the most pressing outcomes of climate change. Tour Guides has ...
Also present at the summit was Thoriq Ebrahim, the Minister of Environment and Energy of Maldives, an island state in Asia that is at the forefront of the battle against climate change. “We all know climate change is man-made. For us small islands, our carbon emissions is 0.003 per cent of the global ...
The event patronized by HH Crown Prince of Dubai, Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, in the presence of UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al-Zeyoudi; Jordan's Environment Minister Nayef Al-Fayez and the Maldives' Minister of Environment ...
The boardwalks have been designed to offer visitors access to wetlands and plants that are typically hard to observe, according to Maldives Times. The Maldives is, in many ways, seen as being on the front lines when it comes to climate change and protecting the environment. The nation has been ...
... Islands, Spratly Islands, Maldives, Seychelles, and north-western Hawaiian Islands. But the fate of people living on atolls will be just one part of the much wider climate migration crisis, said Dina Ionesco, head of migration, environment and climate change at the International Organisation for Migration.
Sindh province in Pakistan has experienced a grim mix of two consequences of climate change. “Because of climate change either we have floods or not enough water to irrigate our crop and feed our animals,” says the photographer. “Picture clearly indicates that the extreme drought makes wide cracks ...
The islands face climate-change-driven threats to their water supplies “in the very near future,” according to the study, published in the journal Science Advances. The study ... Most are not populated, but some, such as the Marshall Islands and Maldives, are home to tens or even hundreds of thousands.
By some estimates, sea level is projected to rise at least that much by 2100, thanks to climate change, but now scientists are saying thousands of ... the Caroline Islands, Cook Islands, Gilbert Islands, Line Islands, Society Islands, Spratly Islands, Maldives, Seychelles, and Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.
The islands' face climate-change-driven threats to their water supplies “in the very near future,” according to the study published in the journal Science Advances. The study focused on a part of the Marshall Islands in the equatorial Pacific Ocean. Hilda Heine, president of the Marshall Islands, said in an ...
If rich countries fail to live up to their promises over the next two years, they condemn small islands to catastrophic warming impacts, says Maldives minister ... that unless bold climate action is taken in the next couple of years – before 2020 – it may become impossible to hold global warming below 1.5C.
... Cook Islands, Gilbert Islands, Line Islands, Society Islands, Spratly Islands, Maldives, Seychelles and Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Most atolls are located in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. A study published Tuesday found that climate change had not been the driving force behind the past 50 years ...
... hundreds of atolls will disappear by 2050 due to the global warming. This is what emerges from a study published recently in the journal Science Advances. From the Marshall Islands to Hawaii, from the Maldives to those atolls of the Atlantic Ocean, all the atolls in the world are affected. In the areas of ...
The Maldives and Hawaii are just some of the most beautiful islands that many British holidaymakers flock to every year. With golden sandy beaches and warm climate, it comes as no surprise that many flee the bad weather of the UK for a slice of paradise. Yet in the next few years, this could no longer ...
Fossil fuel executives would do well to visit the Marshall Islands and the Maldives to see what happens when climate change affects entire nations. In the photo essay "Redrawing the Atlas," Rebecca Solnit describes two countries slowly vanishing beneath the sea as the streets fill with seawater.
A group of American and European scientists came to the conclusion that in a few decades a large part of the low-lying atolls of the world may become uninhabitable due to climate change and shortage of fresh water. These include the Maldives, Seychelles and Hawaii. The researchers studied climate ...
The scientific journal Nature Climate Change yesterday published a study measuring the “carbon footprint of global tourism.” It's big. ... Maldives and other members of the Association of Small Island States are among the most aggressive advocates of penalizing and restricting fossil fuel consumption in ...
Should the world fail to control climate change, they implied, the Maldives would only be able to conduct its business underwater. This piece of ...
“Fight against climate change, ” Joseph urges SIDS ... Ministers of Health from the Cook Islands, Seychelles, Maldives, the Caribbean and other Small ...
A recently published study on climate change predicts catastrophic ... cities will be swallowed by the sea, with the Maldives being just one example.
“The world still believes that the Maldives can contribute at the UNHRC in the areas of human rights and climate change. However, global peace and ...
Global warming may destroy the islands regions such as the Maldives, Fiji and Indonesia, say scientists. Global warming is also the main cause of ...
Small Island Developing States like Maldives are especially vulnerable. The degree of impact from climate change partly depends on how countries ...
France said discussing climate change in the Security Council in no way undermines the Paris Agreement on climate change. Maldives, for the ...
Tourism
Maldives pres hails Malaysia's 'staunch' support
Najib Accorded State Welcome In The Maldives
Malaysia Expresses Desire To Cooperate With The Maldives In The Halal Industry
Malaysia and Maldives for moderation and dialogue in combating terrorism
Hard Rock International to make waves in Maldives
Hard Rock to put up first state of the art integrated resort in Maldives next year
Blackstone Group disposes of Trans Maldivian Airways
Government signs four MoUs with Maldives
Bain Capital Private Equity led consortium acquires Trans Maldivian Airways
PM Najib's Visit Strengthens Malaysia-Maldives Ties, Collaborations
India and US shows tourist visitor promise
Anguilla sees electricity fully resorted ahead of festive holiday season
Sun Media publishes inaugural issue of Maldive Islands
Maldives to be 'Dubai of South Asia' where business is mixed with pleasure
About 300000 Romanians go on holiday on Christmas and New Year's Eve
European tourist market shows significant growth
Maldives pres hints UAE interest in Noonu Atoll projects
Minister Zameer praises Pick Maldives photobook
Good old days in the Maldives' deep south
The Goatfish Duo: Pioneers of Comfort Food in Maldives
FDi Intelligence Includes Georgia in 'Tourism Locations of the Future'
UAE to fund luxury tourism zone in Maldives Atoll
VIA queue centipedes with travelers on peak season
The Republic of the Maldives Enjoys a Busy Holiday Period While Scooping Major Travel Awards ...
Bipasha, Karan to perform in Maldives at New Year's
Maldives credits online marketing for US tourist boost
Seychelles, Bali and Maldives top Google India search as international honeymoon destinations
Students from Maldives visit Kerala as part of exchange programme
The Republic of the Maldives enjoys a busy holiday period as Best Place to Visit in 2017
Maldives tourism showed annual growth of 7.7 % over last five years
Yameen's two-pronged strategy to win the 2018 Presidential election
Business Corner
CM wants Bhavani island to be developed on lines of Maldives
Where the sea meets the shore
Maldives tourism promotion body hails '90 percent' popularity
Famous B-Town actors absent for 2018 celebratory show?
'Sufi King' Rahat Fateh Ali Khan arrives in Maldives
Maldives pledges MVR100 mln for tourism promotion
A warm welcome to the first tourist of 2018
Government to invest MVR 100 million in tourist related promotions
23 resorts to be opened in next two years
Maldives: Regional Impact of the Free Trade Agreement with China
Maldives: Regional Impact Of Free Trade Agreement With China – Analysis
Flights to Maldives booked for days near end of holidays
The Maldives announces an 18.7% increase in UK visitor figures during November 2017
Maldives sees big rise in UK visitor numbers
UK visitors drive tourism growth in the Maldives
UK visitor numbers to the Maldives rise
Maldives to conduct payment system survey
Maldives expected to exhibit at 40 int'l fairs
Maldives readies for international standard records studio
TUI predicts busiest day of 2018 for UK holiday trade
Tourism investment forum in Maldives set for motion
Flights port for record amount at VIA
How Maldives resorts are fighting to save the coral reef
Maldives sends envoy to India to mend strained ties
Big Fat Hotel Wrap
Qatar firm to build hotel in Maldives capital
Maldives steps up efforts to prevent tourist drownings
Maldives sends Foreign Minister Asim to India to mend ties
Social Media Corner 11 January 2018
Why Chinese and Indian celebrities love this Maldives resort
Revenue up by 6.8% from expectation
USD 66.38 million: The biggest case of theft from the state
Greater Jakarta: Sandiaga eyes Maldives as tourism model
News from around the APAC region, January 16
Police, customs raid Maldives opposition leader's resorts
22 companies line up to promote Maldives at Fitur Fair
Former presidents criticize raid on JP leader resorts
Probes on Villa resorts will have negative effects on tourism: President Nasheed
Move over Maldives - all you need to know about new luxury beach hang-out, the Andaman Islands
Search of Villa Group's hotels are 'illegal and cowardly': JP
Ex-MP Ali Waheed calls on members of MATI to 'defend tourism in Maldives'
Maldives join two major travel fairs abroad
Maldives promotes with 'blue hues' at BOOT Fair
Maldives customs downplays tourism impact over resort raids
No injustice in Villa Resorts crackdown says Tourism Min
Survey shows tourists unhappy with food quality
Maldives govt grants temporary liquor license to Villa resorts
Villa Resorts gets temporary license to sell alcohol and pork
State grants temporary permit for Villa to bring in alcohol, pork
Lecture examines development challenges, economic prospects
Average tourist expenditure between USD 1K - 5K
Cruise liner-tender boats docking jetty closes to tourists
Should not halt any services to tourists: MATI
1200 tourists to arrive in Kochi; tour firm seeks their safety
FIFA World Cup Trophy to arrive in Maldives
Surprising places Nigerians can travel to without a visa
Qatar hosts French tourism experts
Villa resorts 'running out of alcohol' as tourist complaints mount
The China-Maldives Connection
Hong Kong-Maldives FTA will catalyze financial market; Econ Minister
Pre-poll political squabbling in Maldives could adversely affect tourism
New CEO joins JA Resorts & Hotels
China couples find best honeymoon destination in Maldives
Travel app “Feel Maldives” launched
How the Island Nation of the Maldives is using Technology to give Power, Security and Jobs to the ...
Housing Development Corporation brings city of Hulhumalé to life
Baros Maldives awarded World's Top Luxury Hotel
Tourism: Study: Families in northern Bucharest buy holidays twice more expensive that in the rest ...
Baros Maldives named 'World's Top Luxury Hotel'
Everything You Need To Know About A Honeymoon in the Maldives
Maldives govt. warns tour operators Villa resorts may cease operations
Maldives President Dismisses Corruption Accusations
Indian toursists to Maldives to reach 100K
Court freezes a dozen accounts linked to tourism graft
Maldives court throws out case against Mohamed Nasheed
Maldives' Wetlands Help Fight Climate Change
Maldives court releases key political prisoners in blow to regime
Make a statement at Niyama Private Islands Maldives
Lurching from soft to hard diplomacy, what India lost in Maldives
From 'prince' to 'pauper': Maldives pres' mighty political fall
China asks tourists to avoid Maldives over political crisis
Don't go to Maldives until normalcy returns, China tells citizens
China asks its citizens not to travel to Maldives
China warns tourists to postpone trips to the Maldives
Trouble in Paradise as protests grip the Maldives in challenge to president
Don't go to Maldives till normalcy returns: China to citizens
From 'near autocracy' to democracy: A brief history of crisis in Maldives
In Maldives, Pretty Islands but Ugly Politics
Maldives declares state of emergency as Yameen tightens grip on power
Emergency Declared in Maldives, India Issues Travel Advisory
Maldives state of emergency declared by government amid political crisis
Maldives declares state of emergency as crisis deepens
Maldives says tourism to continue despite State of Emergency
State of Emergency in tourism paradise Maldives
Maldivian president declares 15-day state of emergency, former president arrested
China asks its citizens not to travel to Maldives
Maldives president declares emergency, arrests judges
Maldives President declares state of emergency amid political crisis
Maldives crisis: State of emergency declared as protests erupt at holiday hotspot
Maldives declares state of emergency
As Maldives Declares Emergency, India Ponders 'Tough' Response
Maldives: Supreme Court judges arrested amid political crisis
Last-chance tourism: The biggest travel trend of 2018
Maldives: SC judges arrested amid political crisis
Maldives declares state of emergency for 15 days
Maldives is in a state of emergency
Top judges held as Maldives crisis grows
Ally China urges citizens not to visit Maldives, issues travel advisory
Maldives in turmoil as judges arrested over ruling
Emergency In Maldives: All You Need To Know
Maldives travel alert issued to British holidaymakers
Former President Nasheed Seeks Indian Intervention to End Maldives Emergency
Maldives seek to project calm but tourists told to stay away
The Maldives Is in Crisis After the President Declared a State of Emergency. Here's What You ...
Trouble in paradise: What's happening in the Maldives?
Maldives opposition calls for Indian intervention as president imposes emergency rule
Maldives political crisis: India sacrifices its moral standing yet again
China upgrades travel warning to Maldives, asks its citizens to cancel plans
Maldives Seek To Project Calm But Tourists Told To Stay Away
Political Crisis in the Maldives: China Issues Travel Warning
Maldives ex-President Nasheed seeks help from India and US
Guesthouse industry suffers amid Maldives state of emergency
Worries over tourism from unfolding Maldives crisis:
Maldives 'remains stable' despite FCO travel alert
Maldives troops arrest top judge
Trouble in paradise: Is it safe to visit the Maldives, the idyllic country with a dark side?
Good news for tourism sector
No cancellations for Maldives but Indian holidayers looking at options
China calls for dialogue to end Maldives crisis, upgrades travel warning
Rise in domestic, foreign tourist arrivals in Kerala
Maldives emergency has had little or no impact so far: Travel agents, operators
India says 'disturbed' at events in Maldives, no word on intervention
Maldives Ministry of Tourism: State of Emergency does not affect tourism
Maldives opposition calls for Indian intervention
India 'disturbed' at declaration of emergency in Maldives; no word yet on military intervention
Maldives opposition pleads for India to send troops as country's president arrests judges and ...
What's happening in the Maldives? All you need to know
As Maldives sneezes, travellers catch a cold
Maldives Supreme Court does U-turn after arrests
Maldives Supreme Court in U-turn over freeing dissidents
Maldives court revokes order to free prisoners
Maldives Travel Advisory Updated After State of Emergency
Cyprus Foreign Ministry issues travel advice for Maldives
The Maldives President Declared a State of Emergency. Here's What Travelers Should Know
Tread softly on Maldives: India's response to Yameen's seizure of power must rely on smarts, not ...
A beautiful place for a crisis: How politics spoiled the Maldives' tropical paradise
As Maldives crisis deepens, president blames the other guys
Does your holiday pass the human rights test?
Maldives state of emergency: judges block release of political prisoners
Chinese cancellations pour in amid Maldives political crisis
Maldives opposition wants India to intervene in political crisis
Maldives crisis: India looks at sanctions, not boots on ground
Tourist arrivals on the rise in Kerala: Domestic footfalls increase by 11 pc in 2017
Maldivians upset over political crisis
The politics of Abdulla Yameen: Maldives' democratically-elected president has stifled free speech ...
Maldives top court reverses ruling after judges' arrest
ANALYSIS | In Maldives, India is Caught Between the Devil and the Deep Sea
Maldives top court reverses ruling after judges' arrest
Nasheed urges India to 'stop' Maldives President Yameen
Maldives supreme court annuls own order freeing political prisoners
Outside interference in Maldives will complicate situation: China warns India
India must stop intervening in Male, Maldives under huge pressure from New Delhi: Chinese state ...
India are not occupiers, but liberators, says Nasheed, renews appeal to New Delhi
Maldives disaster Reside Updates: Emergency decree is to analyze 'this coup' of SC ruling, says ...
Maldives president back in control as court reverses ruling
How President Yameen turned Maldives into a Chinese theatre to push India back
Yameen govt invites international organisations to visit Maldives to assess situation
Maldives' govt assures global community of normalcy
World View: Maldives Crisis Pits India vs China in the Indian Ocean
Maldives crisis: Oppn MPs receiving death threats
India are not occupiers, but liberators, says Nasheed
Indian forces ready for any contingency in Maldives
China requires dialogue to finish Maldives disaster, upgrades journey warning
China upgrades journey warning to Maldives, asks its residents to cancel plans
Maldives' ex-President Nasheed urges for India's military intervention to resolve crisis
The Maldives' political soap opera won't end without judicial reform
The Latest: Maldives issues invite for visits by officials
Police: Detained Maldives Supreme Court Judges Took Bribes
India's Intervention in Maldives Unlikely Despite Calls From Maldives - Analysts
China to India: Respect Maldives' Sovereignty
Maldives Crackdown An 'Assault On Democracy': United Nations Rights Chief
Maldives unrest forces travellers to cancel trips
The Latest: Maldives police say detained judges were bribed
Why the Maldives' State of Emergency Probably Won't Affect Your Trip
Tourists told to stay away from Maldives
Does your vacation cross the human rights check?
Police: Detained Maldives supreme court judges took bribes
Maldives Crisis: Time India asserts itself
Lawyers say Maldives' top judge unconstitutionally detained
Maldives president back in control after apex court annuls own order
'All-out assault on democracy' in Maldives: UN rights chief
Maldives State of Emergency has no impact on travellers
Maldives crackdown an 'assault on democracy': UN rights…
Crisis in the Maldives exposes strategic importance of island chain
'All-out assault on democracy' in Maldives: UN Rights Chief
Govt invites int'l partners to visit 'safe' Maldives
Maldives crisis: Once known as ultimate holiday destination, tourists shun island nation
Promote dialogue between Maldives parties to end crisis: China
China dismisses accusations from former Maldives leader
(Maldives crisis) Top judge unconstitutionally detained, lawyer says
China says it is against external intervention in Maldives
UN Security Council to take up Maldives crisis
Maldives sends out envoys to 'friendly nations' of China Pakistan, Saudi Arabia; India not on list
Ministers dispatched to China, Pakistan, Saudi for updates on political crisis
Maldives unrest: Tourism industry badly hit
Promote dialogue between Maldives parties to end crisis: China
Air India waives cancellation charges for flights to Maldives
Maldives: Is it safe to visit and how will the state of emergency affect tourists?
Maldives opposition calls for Indian intervention
Travellers keep a close watch on Maldives political crisis
Maldives Crisis and Prez Yameen's Insecurity – What Can India Do?
Amid Crisis, Maldives Sends Envoys To "Friendly" Nations, India Not Included
Kerala reports surge in domestic, foreign tourist arrivals
Maldives gov't invites int'l development partners to assess current situation
China changes tack on Maldives, wants facilitation of talks
Crisis In The Maldives: A Geopolitical Chess Game – Analysis
Maldives denies it ignored India
China wants facilitation of talks in Maldives
China's curt warning to India: External intervention in Maldives will complicate situation
Maldives tourism hit as Chinese told not to visit
Trouble in paradise: All you need to know about the Maldives' ongoing political crisis
New Delhi balks as Malé develops economic relations with Beijing
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang's Regular Press Conference on February 8, 2018
The president of the Maldives has lost all legitimacy but kept his job
18% rise in cancellation of trips to Maldives in last three days
UN rights chief terms Maldives crackdown an assault on democracy
Maldives in crisis
A geopolitical storm in the Indian Ocean
Maldives crisis: Delhi blunders
Political unrest in Maldives upsets travellers' plans
Maldives President invites intntl partners to assess situation
China dismisses accusations from former Maldives leader Nasheed
China Changes Tack On Maldives, Wants Facilitation Of Talks
What's at Stake for India in the Ongoing Maldives Crisis
SpiceJet waives ticket change charges for Maldives
China dismisses accusations from former Maldives leader China
China India Rivalry Now Plays Itself Out in Maldives
Maldives invites development partners to assess situation
MATATO promotes Maldives at Thailand fair
The Maldives, a honeymoon haven in peril
Maldives invites development partners to assess situation
Maldives unrest: Tourism industry badly hit
Maldives: India refuses to meet Yameen's envoy; UN calls Prez a 'usurper'
Legal professionals say Maldives' high choose unconstitutionally detained
Crisis does not deter travel writers from giving the thumbs up to Maldives
Attorneys say Maldives' prime decide unconstitutionally detained
Maldives, a tourist destination in peril
It is time to awaken the domestic tourism giant
Envoy reassures Saudi Arabia over Maldives emergency
China changes tack on Maldives, wants facilitation of talks
Honeymoon haven in peril
Indian, British Journalists Arrested in Maldives
India seeks UN fact-finding panel for Maldives
Crisis in the Maldives
Don't want another flashpoint, in talks with India, says China
Vacationing in Maldives safe; Conde Nast Traveller
China dismisses accusations from former Maldives leader
Maldives reaches a critical state with internationalization
Has India lost the initiative in the Maldives?
The Maldives, a honeymoon haven in peril
A Honeymoon Haven in Peril
Hotelier 'frustrated by over-dramatisation' of Maldives state of emergency
Maldives, a honeymoon haven in peril
Maldives, a tourist destination in peril
Maldives crisis 'our internal matter'
India, China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives
Climate change and threat of islamic radicalisation may leave Maldives battling to keep head ...
As a political crisis unfolds in the Maldives, China and India vie for influence
Police: Detained Maldives supreme court judges took bribes
Aitken Spence nine-month PBT up by 14 percent
Maldives' political turmoil threatens growth, investment: Moody's
Maldives president says emergency decree is to investigate this plot, this coup of Supreme Court ...
India, China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives
Maldives crisis: Neighbors' role
Paradise Burning: Turbulent Road Ahead For The Maldives
Maldives emergency a credit negative, says Moody's
Indian, British journalists arrested in Maldives for 'violating' immigration rules
/ Maldives emergency a credit negative, says Moodys
UN group says rule of law 'under siege' in Maldives crisis
In tourism-dependent Maldives, China not just financier of infrastructure but most frequent flyer
UN group says rule of law 'under siege' in Maldives
Maldives emergency a credit negative, says Moody's
In tourism-dependent Maldives, China not just financier of infrastructure but most frequent flyer
Maldives Political Unrest Will Reduces Tourist Arrivals: Moodys's
Is it ethical to vacation in a country during a political crisis?
Ex-Prez, SC judges plotted coup: Yameen
Credit negative, says Moody's over Maldives' State of Emergency
Maldives' political crisis threatens its economic growth, investment: Moody's
OLIALIA JOINT VENTURE AND STRAEGIC ALLIANCE IN MALDIVES
Maldives: trouble in paradise
China advocates non-intervention in Maldives political crisis, but call likely motivated by 'strategic ...
Maldives emergency a credit negative, says Moody's
Maldives crisis threatens growth, investment, warns Moody's
UN Group Says Rule of Law 'Under Siege' in Maldives Crisis
Maldives political crisis: 'worst in its modern history'
Tricity not yet giving up on Maldives holiday
History offers many lessons
Choppy waters test India in Maldivian crisis
UN group says rule of law 'under siege' in Maldives crisis
Maldives in crisis is torn between India and China
What can India do to end the stalemate in Maldives?
India Has Been Our All-weather Friend for the Last 52 Years, Asserts Maldives
Top-tourist market to Maldives slips amid emergency
Maldives Tourism Min steps in to clarify China on safe travels
Maldives rejects calls for India military intervention
Feature: Workers forgo Chinese New Year holidays to keep Male airport project on track amid state ...
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts as tourists stay away
UAE issues travel warning to travelers headed to the Maldives
Tourists cancel hotel bookings in the Maldives after island nation declares a state of emergency ...
Maldives holidays WARNING: 'Hundreds' of tourists CANCEL bookings after state of emergency
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts amid crisis
Workers forgo Chinese New Year holidays to keep Male airport project on track amid state of ...
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts amid crisis
Maldives stares at economic crisis as Indian, Chinese tourists stay away
SriLankan Airlines to add five flights to India
Maldives crises: MPs from joint opposition thrown out of Parliament
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts
Tourists 'cancel Maldives bookings'
Maldives tourism hit by other countries' travel alerts
China rejects allegations of land-grabbing in Maldives
Maldives Emergency: Tourists Cancel Bookings Following Unrest in Exotic Island Nation
Spotlight: Former Maldivian president's statement on China "grabbing land" false, irresponsible
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts as tourists stay away
Maldives holidays cancelled by thousands of tourists over safety fears
Maldives Declared State of Emergency As Crisis Deepens
Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts as tourists stay away
Indian tourists head to Sri Lanka, Seychelles over Maldives
Maldives hit by hundreds of holiday cancellations as state of emergency continues
Maldives: Officials accuse ex-president, judges of wanting to overthrow govt
The Maldives Is Seeing Hundreds of Hotel Cancellations a Day – Should Travelers Really Be ...
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Tourism in Sri Lanka, Seychelles, Malaysia booming as Indian tourists cancel trip to Maldives
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State of emergency will drop occupancy to 65 percent, says former MATATO chief
The Maldives Crisis: What Is At Stake For China And India?
Navigating the Maldivian crisis
Maldives & the Elephant-Dragon Power Struggle
Navigating the Maldives crisis
Emergency state to cost Maldives tourism millions
International Media Reports on the Political Crisis in the Maldives
Maldives court suspends rebel MPs ahead of key vote
Emergency in Maldives likely to be extended by 15 days
Abhishek Verma owned Olialia India bags Maldives International Airport construction award
Maldives crisis: Supreme Court suspends rebel MPs ahead of key vote
Maldives President Abdulla Yameen seeks parliament's approval for extending emergency
Maldives court suspends rebel MPs
Maldives president seeks extension to state of emergency
Maldives Court Suspends Rebel MPs Ahead of Key Vote
Maldives president seeks extension to state of emergency
Yachting faces barriers to growth
Maldives court suspends opposition MPS as president seeks to extend state of emergency
Maldives president seeks extension of state of emergency
Paradise in limbo as state of emergency extends in Maldives
Maldives tourism woes mount as Europe cancels charter flight
Chartered flight from Europe to Maldives cancelled over political turmoil
Regional legislators rebuke Maldives over political crisis
Maldives court suspends rebel MPs ahead of key vote
Maldives Crisis: Hope the Government Doesn't Extend the State of Emergency, Says India
Chinese warships enter Indian Ocean amid Maldives tensions
Maldives Extends State Of Emergency For Another 30 Days
The lowdown on Chinese tourism
Maldives extends state of emergency after opposition barred from parliament
Maldives extends state of emergency for another 30 days
Crisis in Maldives: Hope the government doesn't extend the State of Emergency, says India
Don't extend emergency, restore democracy, India warns Maldives
Fine Dining at Ba'theli Seeks to Teach Tourists About Maldivian Cuisine
Maldives extends state of emergency
Maldives president wants vote to extend state of emergency
Regional leaders rebuke Maldives over crisis
Expecting no extension of emergency in Maldives, says MEA
Trouble in tourism paradise: Maldives to extend state of emergency by 30 days
Maldives Parliament Approves Extension of State of Emergency
LAM concerned over emergency affect on local tourism
Maldives extends state of emergency for another month
Maldives extends state of emergency for another 30 days
Maldives Extends State of Emergency
Maldives extends state of emergency for 30 days
'Emergency in Maldives extended against our Constitution'
'Emergency in Maldives Extended Against Our Constitution', Says Former Maldivian Minister Dr ...
Maldives expects to receive 3.4-bln-USD investment over next 5 years: president
Maldives wants unlimited air-transport deal with PHL
Maldives to receive US$ 3.4 billion in foreign investment in five years: Yameen
India's statement on extension of emergency a 'distortion of facts': Maldives
Sino-Indian rivalry behind the political turmoil in Maldives
Maldives reassures trade after state of emergency extension
Tourists Keep Away From Maldives, Due to Unrest
Why is this honeymoon destination in disarray? Maldives explained
Maldives reassures trade after state of emergency extension
Why India won't intervene militarily in Maldives
Why is this honeymoon destination in disarray? Maldives explained
Deen credits his success to respect for his employees' opinions
Why is this honeymoon destination in disarray? Maldives explained
Why is this honeymoon destination in disarray? Maldives explained
TEAM urges tourism workers to stand up against the "illegitimate" SoE
Why is this honeymoon destination in disarray? Maldives explained
Brian Ballard's newest challenge: representing Maldives in crisis
In a Fortnight: In Maldives Standoff, China Looks to Safeguard Growing Interests
Maldives Just Extended Its State Of Emergency 30 More Days
Unrest in Maldives: Tourism sector witnesses large scale layoff
Unrest in Maldives: Tourism sector witnesses large scale layoff
Shiaan: European tourist market relatively unaffected by politics
Rise of Nepal's Communist PM Sees Focus on Chinese Tourism
Tree Top Hospital to open on March 1
Maldives health minister resigns amid political crisis
Maldives Tourism Suffers From Political Unrest
Maldives Health Minister Resigns Amid Political Crisis
Political crisis deepens in Maldives
Unrest in Maldives: Tourism sector witnesses large scale layoff
Maldivian Opposition leader says we issued Supreme Court order of February 1
Maldives Detains And Deports International Lawyers
Maldives: Trouble in paradise
Maldives denies Japan's allegation that it breached North Korean sanctions
Maldives Denies Its Ship Used To Transfer Goods From North Korean Vessel
Maldives denies Japan's allegation that it breached North Korean sanctions
Maldives denies Japan's allegation that it breached N Korean sanctions
Maldives denies Japan's allegation that it breached UN Security Council sanctions on North Korea
What's behind Saudi-UAE aid to Maldives?
ENA Hotel Holdings ordered to pay USD 29.5M in unpaid lease for Ekulhivaru
Maldives Denies Ties to North Korean Oil Smuggling
Maldives Denies Japan's Allegation That It Breached N.Korean Sanctions
North Malabar tourism prospects hurt by fear of violence, infrastructre issues
Chinese outbound tourism sees steady growth in 2017
Anti-government protests intensifies in Maldives, more opposition MPs detained
Maldives: Anti-government protests intensify, more opposition MPs detained
Maldives row: 3 opposition MPs detained, anti govt protest intensifies
FM: Generating negative publicity damaging only to Maldivians
China relaxes travel advisory to Maldives
With Maldivians confused, threat to regime is largely from outside
Maldives' top diplomat admits 'major effort' to arrest tourism slide
Anti-govt protests intensify in Maldives
Maldives: India needs to give measured but tough response (Comment: Special to IANS)
The Maldivian Crisis Peaks: India's Adopts a Non-Interventionist & Cautionary Approach
Living the life! Former Bachelor star Megan Marx busted bragging about her 'free' luxury holiday to ...
More Chinese tourists seen using mobile payments in 2017
Tourism acquisition fee period planned for extension
65% of Chinese tourists use mobile payment, survey finds
German visa not issued over insufficient docs; says MMPRC
China Outbound Tourism Hits Record High in 2017
Strategising Maldives
Maldives crisis calls for tough response
More Chinese tourists using mobile payments
PICTURES: The beautiful beaches of Amlaj, the 'Maldives of Saudi Arabia'
Maldives SoE leaves tourism door ajar for rivals
Trouble in Paradise: Maldivian Political Crisis
World Spa Awards issues call for entries
Mövenpick to open 11 new properties in 2018
The Maldives of Saudi Arabia
Maldives reprimanded by the international community at the UN Human Rights Council
February tourist arrivals up 19% with China upsurge
An ultra-ambitious new Island-City is coming to the Maldives
THE SONEVA SOLUTION
Maldivian cancels China ops amid political crisis
Laugfs says loss-making resorts will break even by 2020
Maldives is no place for regional political shenanigans
India is Big Brother in Region, Not China, Asserts Maldives
New benchmark in destination marketing
Yameen turning Maldives into dictatorship, but will China support it?
Maldives crisis: Situation in country an 'internal matter like Kashmir', says Maldives minister
Maldives cites Kashmir, asks India not to meddle in its internal affairs
Competition between China and India heats up in the Maldives
Maldives ruling party explains confusion over graft money in pres account
Tourist arrivals up 19 percent in Feb despite SOE
The Maldives Crisis and the China-India Chess Match
Maldives crisis: Opposition leaders meet US officials, ask them to act 'urgently'
Greener spaces, rail system eyed in initial Boracay masterplan
About Sun
Paradise lost? India's waning influence in Maldives
Maldives' tourist arrivals records 19 percent growth in February
Envoy says Maldives will not extend state of emergency
Tourist arrivals to Maldives record 19% growth in Feb despite travel advisories
Envoy says Maldives will not extend state of emergency
Statement from the Chinese Ambassador HE Zhang Lizhong
Maldives former dictator, judges charged with terrorism
Maldives Former Dictator, Judges Charged with Terrorism
Maldives former dictator, judges charged with terrorism
Limitations in tourism industry discussed at Asia/Pacific convention
Maldives former dictator, judges charged with terrorism
Maldives govt refutes India visa suspension reports
Pick Maldives proves a huge success at ITB Berlin
Tourist 'avg stay' constant in Maldives despite visitor count hike
India has not put any curbs on issuing visas to Maldivians
Maldives says India has not put any curbs on issuing visas to Maldivians
Maldives not to extend emergency
MATATO Maldives Travel Awards 2018 launched
Kerala Realised Infinite Potential of Tourism 25 Years Ago: Tourism Director
Maldives former dictator, judges charged with terrorism
Cleaning up Boracay
Maldives Former Dictator, Judges Charged With Terrorism
Is Abdulla Yameen Handing Over the Maldives to China?
Maldives former dictator, judges charged with terrorism, US urges Yameen to lift emergency
Maldives, fast becoming a pawn in the new Great Game
Former President Gayoom Plus Six Top Maldivians Charged With 'Terrorism'
Maldives, fast becoming a pawn in the new Great Game
Maldives lifts state of emergency
Maldives looks to 'long lost cousin' China, despite 'brother' India's concerns
India welcomes lifting of emergency in Maldives, but says concerns remain
Indian malice towards Maldives
India is a Brother, But China a Long Lost Cousin Found: Maldives Envoy
India is a brother but China like long-lost cousin who is willing to help: Maldives envoy
Why does China Want Everybody to Look Away from the Maldives Crisis?
Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen ends emergency
Maldives: President Lifts 45-day Emergency
Nineteen tour operators apply for SDF refund
Biazon seeks court's nod for trip to Singapore, Maldives
India is a brother, but China a long lost cousin found: Maldives envoy
India a brother, but China long-lost cousin found: Maldives amid concerns
Maldives admits China interest in building port
India Is A Brother, But China A Long Lost Cousin Found: Maldives Envoy
India our brother, but China is like a long-lost cousin we've found, says Maldives envoy
India is a brother, but China a long lost cousin found: Maldives Envoy
POLITICAL UNREST IN MALDIVES
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India is alarmed at growing China-Maldives ties
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Aviation, tourism key to economic stability
Maldives tests waters in integrated resort, island hopping concepts
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Over 100 hotels to participate in Maldives travel show
Over 100 hotels to participate in Maldives travel show
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Major European airlines may suspend flights to Maldives this summer
Maldives hits-back at German Amb over airline claim
Maldives calls Germany's bluff on punitive cancellation of flights
Pakistan And China Fill Space In Maldives Willfully Vacated By India
Easter attracts the wealthiest to Maldives
No settlements to Govt by ex-VP; says advocates
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Int'l Travel Expo promotes tourism cooperation
More than 40 tourism companies to join GM Forum 2018
Follow the #StarsMatters Stream
Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) signs with partners
Four Seasons Explorer announces Manta Trust Expedition
Maldives to host beauty contest in decent Islamic style
Maldives tradeshow touts new features in second edition
Hilton deepens push into region
India Needs Full-time NSA in Maldives to Keep China, Pakistan in Check
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UK visitors drive up tourism figures in the Maldives
Fishing: The lifeblood of Maldives
"With several new tourism developments taking place in the Maldives this year, including a new runway and terminal being built at Velana International Airport and 23 new resorts scheduled to open by 2019, our tourism infrastructure is continuing to expand which will provide visitors with even more ...
The Maldives has announced a 9.3% year-on-year increase on the number of UK travellers who visited the country in February 2018, welcoming a total of 11,362 tourists from the UK, compared with 10,395 who visited during February 2017. Furthermore, 20,804 UK travellers visited the Maldives during ...
Following a wave of cancellations after emergency rule was declared in the country on February 5, tourism bodies in the Maldives are intensifying efforts to restore travel confidence in the country through international trade shows, marketing campaigns and dialogues with overseas embassies and ...
30th April 2018: 9am — 12pm | Bandos Maldives (Invitation Only). TTM PRE-SCHEDULED MEETINGS. Exhibitors and Visitors alike will be given the opportunity to pre-schedule face-to-face meetings using a tailor-made software called Connect. More than 100 hoteliers held over 4,000 meetings with ...
With several new tourism developments taking place in the Maldives this year, including a new runway and terminal being built at Velana International Airport and 23 new resorts scheduled to open by 2019, our tourism infrastructure is continuing to expand which will provide visitors with even more ...
TTM 2018 will include a total of 4 panel discussions with more than 150 tourism sector leaders expected to sit down in the panels. The fair is one of the many initiatives by local acts to boost Maldives tourism industry and increase the comprised income to the industry to MVR 3.5 billion by 2020 as well as ...
And that is something one does not want on a holiday. I'll be happy to enjoy my vacay with privacy and total anonymity please. I want to disappear into the crowd. Not that the Maldives are crowded. Still. You see, after all, I come from Pakistan, and anonymity and privacy are what I travel abroad to seek.
Marriott International has announced it will open the JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa on the stunning island of Vagaru, in Shaviyani Atoll later this year, as a ... Exceeding the needs of leisure travellers, the amenity-laden villas are styled with elegant sophistication and are enhanced with the residential ...
Since seizing power, Yameen has been subject to allegations of corruption—including a plot to launder up to $1.5 billion through the Maldivian ... to have improperly received an entire island and $300,000 in funds, part of $205 million allegedly stolen from the Maldivian tourism marketing corporation.
The destination experts at Sri Lanka & Beyond are also crafting bespoke itineraries taking in Sir Lanka and the Maldives, or India for those keen to jet north to the Subcontinent, with these combination tours allowing travellers to experience the enigmatic destinations for a unique perspective.
The two men commenced the journey of Akquasun by targeting the familiar yet niche destinations for the Indian travel trade like Hong Kong, Russia and Maldives. According to Rahim, Hong Kong and Russia did not attract many Indian travellers due to language barriers and safety issues while Mauritius ...
Without tourism, their economy will be threatened. Experts of the world Council for tourism and travel (WTTC) recognized the Maldives is the country most dependent on tourism. Here, the share of industry in GDP by the end of 2017 stood at 39.6%. Overall, the economy is an exotic island destinations ...
The DOTr said it negotiated the draft agreement, together with officials from the Department of Foreign Affairs, Civil Aeronautics Board, Department of Tourism, Department of Trade and Industry and the Department of Labor and Employment. The Maldives delegation was composed of officials from the ...
Spending the holidays on the tranquil and picturesque beaches of the Maldives would soon be a lot easier for Filipino travelers as an air services agreement paving the way for direct flights between the two countries was signed by officials on Tuesday. The agreement entered into by Manila and Male ...
However, similar to the upward trend in February, statistics show that a total 133,466 tourists had visited the Maldives last month which is an 18.5 percent increase from the same period last year. Despite the stark travel advisories during the period, Europe continued to dominate the arrivals and had ...
Filipinos are now a step closer to booking direct flights to the Republic of Maldives, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said Tuesday. ... from the DOTr, the Civil Aeronautics Board, the Department of Tourism, the Department of Trade and Industry, and the Department of Labor and Employment.
This year, Romanian tourists chose active holidays for Easter, in places like Peru, China and South Africa, while for relaxation they chose the Maldives, Dominican Republic and Cuba, said Sorin Stoica, the general manager of Eturia. “At home, sales of Easter packages almost doubled, recording an ...
Apart from hosts Bangladesh, national and international tourism organisations, tour operators, travel agents, tourism authority, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and Vietnam will participate at the fair. Bangladesh Tourism ...
National and international tourism organisations, authorities and operators, travel agents, airlines along with hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the United Arab Emirates, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and Vietnam are scheduled to participate. The Toab will organise ...
The villa targets the Maldives' global travelers, says Ahmed Saleem, a director at Crown Co., which owns the resort, in a news release. “The world's first undersea residence encourages guests to explore the Maldives from an entirely new perspective," says Mr. Saleem, chief architect and designer of the ...
Though not documented as well, Maldives has had a similar history. Our internal diaspora was a generational one. With the advent of luxury tourism and it leading way to a slew of tertiary services being made available, an entire age group relocated to capital city Malé along with their families. Maldives ...
Apart from hosts Bangladesh, national and international tourism organisations, tour operators, travel agents, tourism authority, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and Vietnam will participate at the fair. The fair will remain ...
Philippine representatives from the DOTr, Department of Foreign Affairs Civil Aeronautics Board, Department of Tourism, Department of Trade and Industry and the Department of Labor and Employment also joined the two-day meeting. Maldives is in the Indian Ocean, southwest of India. In March 2018 ...
However the standout at The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort is arguably the 20,000 square foot Iridium Spa. ... 2015, World Spa Awards is a dynamic awards programme designed to drive up standards within spa and wellness tourism, by rewarding the organisations that are the leaders in the field.
The result of a significant $15 million investment, this revolutionary concept will transform the Maldives experience for travellers who want to be truly immersed within the natural beauty of the Indian Ocean. As the first international hotel brand to enter the Maldivian market 20 years ago and home to the ...
The expected fallout on Maldives tourism by the declaration of the state of emergency failed to materialize as the luxury tropical island destination recorded an 18.5 percent increase in tourist arrivals last month. The island nation has been embroiled in fresh political turmoil after the Supreme Court on ...
Launched in 2015, World Spa Awards is a dynamic awards programme designed to drive up standards within spa and wellness tourism, by rewarding the organisations that are the leaders in the field. Alexander Blair, general manager, The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort, added: “We are thrilled to ...
The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of Villa Group in five travel and tourism-related cases. The cases involve G. Dh. Gazeera, R. Maanenfushi, Th. Elaa, K. Boludhuffaru, Vaavehdhi Falhu, an additional unnamed lagoon in between, K. Maadhiggaru Falhu, and K. Kanuhuraa Finolhu – leased to Villa ...
Mark Wong, vice president Asia Pacific, Small Luxury Hotels of the World, which has four resorts in the Maldives, warns that if tourist arrivals fail to reach the target of 1.5 million this year – a real possibility given the recent political crisis – operating resorts will be under pressure to reduce rates or launch ...
Dubbed the Biman Bangladesh Travel and Tourism Fair 2018, the event will see participation of tourism authorities of three countries along with tour operators, travel agents, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives and Vietnam.
Dilip Rajakariar, CEO – Minor Group, said: “Maldives tourism authorities have created a solid positioning in the luxury sector and this has been very successful over the last few decades,” he said, while acknowledging that “we all need to be continuously proactive in-order to remain competitive in today's ...
The absolute occupancy level was the highest for a Q1 in Maldives since 2014 thanks to the highest Q1 demand increase in the country (+10.6%) since 2010. According to the Ministry of Tourism, tourist arrivals to Maldives increased 17.0% from Q1 2017. Europeans represented the largest share of ...
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka : The country's three-day international tourism fair organised by Tour Operators Association of Bangladesh ... travel agents, tourism authority, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and ...
Bangladesh, like other neighboring countries for adventure tourism is equally a unique place for potential youth travelers looking for fun and excitement. ... Adventure tourism is experiencing an unprecedented growth globally, Bangladesh neighbouring countries Nepal and Maldives are earning huge ...
Based on the statistical data report compiled by National Statistics Bureau with regards to information relied by Tourism Ministry of Maldives, the biggest change in local tourism is the increased bed capacity in tourist resorts. Another complementing factor is the slow recession of the occupancy rate.
The Maldives has announced double-digit growth of 17.5% in the number of UK travellers who visited in March 2018, when compared with the same month last year. In total, 11,829 UK travellers visited the Maldives in March, compared with 10,063 in March 2017. Overall, the Maldives welcomed a total ...
Maldives' tourism minister Moosa Zameer said: “The UK continues to establish itself as one of the most valuable inbound markets for tourism to the Maldives and with a number of exciting new tourism developments launching this year, we look forward to welcoming even more visitors during the ...
Maldives' minister of tourism Moosa Zameer said: "We are very pleased to see such a significant rise in both the number of UK and international tourists to the Maldives which is largely thanks to the work carried out by the Embassy of Maldives, Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation and ...
The Maldives has announced double-digit growth of 17.5 per cent in the number of UK travellers who visited in March 2018, when compared with the same month last year. In total, 11,829 UK travellers visited the Maldives in March, compared with 10,063 in March 2017. The destination has just been ...
Located on the island of Gaakoshibee in the Maldives, this new resort is made up exclusively of 120 luxurious villas on their own private lagoon resort, one of the biggest in the area. The resort opened this month and has been lauded for its tasteful design that will no doubt have high-class travelers ...
... operators and travel agencies with required information was officially launched by Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer at United Arab Emirates at the ongoing fair. MATATO confirms this to be the first exclusive guide targeted with the aim of providing exposure for travel agents and operators in Maldives.
“If tourism officials assume Chinese are not interested in their gardens, they miss a big opportunity,” said Ms. Cai with a confident smile. How did you start the world ... In 2018, we have five routes covering California, France, Switzerland, New Zealand, and even the Maldives. Once a garden lover joins a ...
“The UK continues to establish itself as one of the most valuable inbound markets for tourism to the Maldives and with a number of exciting new tourism developments launching this year, we look forward to welcoming even more visitors,” revealed Moosa Zameer, minister, tourism, Maldives. Globally ...
However, he stated that from now on, MNCCI will file separate cases against individuals that call the international community to boycott Maldives' tourism. The vice president also asked for public support in bringing such people to MNCCI's attention. Meanwhile he assured that they will not only file ...
Maldives Floats RFP to Boost Travel from UK. Tue., Apr. 24, 2018. By Kevin McCauley. Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corp, the national tourism body of the Indian Ocean island nation, is looking to hire a PR firm in the UK to entice travellers,. Read Full Story in Subscriber Area. Category: ...
Where to travel most often Ukrainians. In addition to European countries, Ukrainians are choosing exotic holidays in may: travel to India or the Islands – Mauritius or Maldives. This was told in the comments of the head of the center for the development of tourism in Ukraine, Vladimir Tsaruk. According to ...
Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi is the sole hotel on the pristine atoll, and its previously untouched location has allowed marine life to flourish, with manta rays, turtles, large pods of bottlenose dolphins and spinner dolphins regular visitors in the crystal-clear waters of the 600-hectare lagoon.
Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer has on Wednesday endorsed the International Maldives Travel Market (IMTM) fair, the first of its kind. IMTM Pvt Ltd revealed the fair at ITB Berlin earlier this year. The event is set to be the first international travel and trade fair to be held at a local resort. The fair will be held ...
It is currently putting the finishing touches on nature parks designed to promote eco-tourism, according to an article in Maldives Times. Located in the southernmost atolls, the parks are slated to open in June and will include protected areas for hiking, bicycling, mangrove canoe tours, snorkeling and reef ...
For all those who always want a good view from their hotel room at their holiday, Maldives has got you covered as a luxury hotel residence undersea in Indian Ocean will soon be opened there, making it the first of its kind in the world. Already being the most popular holiday destination for people around ...
For the ones who always want to get a good and proper view from their hotel rooms during their holiday season seems to be in luck, as the Maldives has just got every such person covered by announcing a luxury hotel residence undersea in the Indian Ocean which would be opened soon, thus making ...
Rewind just two months, and things were not looking good for anyone with a holiday booked to the Maldives. A state of emergency had been declared as tensions bubbled over between president Abdulla Yameen and his political opponents. As a result, the UK's Foreign Office (FCO) joined the US, ...
The survey found out that 30% of the votes favored Dubai as the most aspirational holiday destination followed by Turkey, Maldives, Malaysia, and Mauritius. Singapore, Australia New Zealand, and the UK each polled 5.6 percent with the US on 5.5 percent. Up to 78 percent of the respondents selected ...
Confirmed speakers at the Youth Symposium include Abdulla Ghiyas, PATA Face of the Future 2018 and President – Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO); Dr Chih-Chien Chen, Assistant Professor, William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, University of Nevada, ...
The Maldives and Hawaii are just some of the most beautiful islands that many British holidaymakers flock to every year. With golden sandy beaches and warm climate, it comes as no surprise that many flee the bad weather of the UK for a slice of paradise. Yet in the next few years, this could no longer ...
Agents who book a premium all-inclusive holiday in the Maldives (Club Med Kani, Club Med Finolhu Villas) or Mauritius (Club Med La Plantation d'Albion or Club Med Albion Villas) between 1st April – 11th May 2018 for travel between now and 30 April 2019 will earn 20 per cent commission – that's ...
The atoll and 600-hectare lagoon, previously untouched by resort life, is home to manta rays, turtles, large pods of bottlenose and spinner dolphins. The property has a commitment to sustainable tourism and improving the wellbeing of the local community and ecosystem, including using desalinated ...
Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation together with partners from the Maldivian Tourism Industry recently participated at the 25th Annual Arabian Travel Market. The Maldives delegation was led by the Minister of Tourism, Moosa Zameer accompanied by Acting Managing Director of ...
As more affordable accommodation options spring up in the Maldives, hoteliers at the recent Hotelier Maldives GM Forum – which took place last week at Kurumba Maldives – remain positive the destination will continue to attract luxury travellers. Vlad Reyes, general manager at the JA Manafaru agreed ...
Mega Maldives had in 2016 been forced to undergo a major downsize after reporting major losses before suspending operations last year. Mega Maldives was an important contributor to Maldivian tourism, bringing in a large amount of tourists to Maldives every year. In April, the company was reportedly ...
Honorable Mr Mohamed Saeed, Minister of Economic Development of Maldives has confirmed as the Chief Guest for the kickoff event of Travel Trade Maldives 2018- Hotelier Summit. Travel Trade Maldives also known as TTM is set to span up to 6 days (30th April till 5th May 2018) with multiple events ...
The Travel Trade Maldives Fair 2018, an international trade fair organized my Maldivian PR company Maldives Getaways has begun. TTM Fair 2018 began this Monday morning at Bandos Island Resort with its first event, the TTM Hotelier Summit. The TTM Hotelier Summit was inaugurated by Maldivian ...
Travel Trade Fair 2018 (TTM 2018), a six-day, multi-event trade fair organized by Maldives Getaways was launched at Bandos Maldives today. Minister of Economic Development, Mr. Mohamed Saeed attended the event as Chief Guest and inaugurated the event. The Chief Executive Officer of Maldives ...
During the call, the President welcomed the delegation to the Maldives and emphasized the sustainable practices adopted by the government in planning and implementing its development agenda. In this regard, discussions were held in the areas of fisheries, tourism, energy and matters of mutual ...
Read More: You cannot implement some laws and not others; not how international law works: Jared Genser. The briefing further highlighted Maldives' development in fisheries, tourism, and energy industries. The representatives had reportedly 'commended the remarkable strides' Maldives has made ...
According to the Ministry of Tourism and Christian Affairs, annually 1.2 million Chinese tourists are visiting Maldives and Sri Lanka and the Ministry expects to attract that tourism market to Sri Lanka. The Ministry points out that it is easier to attract Indian and Chinese tourists to the country due to the more ...
The largest tourism travel fair held in the Maldives, Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) concludes the first day of pre-scheduled meetings. More than 200 visitors from across the globe visited TTM today during the hours of 2pm and 6 pm. More than 100 hoteliers are exhibiting at TTM 2018, including Adaaran ...
Recognizing that tourism drives their economy, the Maldives protected the whale shark in 1995 – they are off-limits to fishermen (15 years later, the Maldives banned the capture of any species of shark). Dive masters, conservation groups and environmentally aware tourists think setting regulations to ...
ECONOMYNEXT - China's Yingke Travels said it was partnering Sri Lanka's Green Leaves Travels to carry 100,000 tourists to the island in the next 12 ... "China has advised its citizens not to travel to The Maldives, that's nearly 1.5 million high-spending Chinese tourists we could attract to Sri Lanka ...
He also stressed on the economic growth and the introduction of larger international franchises into Maldives; drawing comparison with the state of country's economy 10 years back. Tourism Minister had also pointed out the presence of all basic necessities and services in the island nation's inhabited ...
Speaking of opportunities for the Sri Lankan tourism industry to attract Chinese tourists, the minister pointed out that as the Chinese government issued travel warnings to the Maldives, which attracts 1.5 million Chinese tourists, Sri Lanka has the potential to attract a large portion of the 1.5 million ...
The best thing about planning a trip to Maldives was that there are no stringent visa requirements. Travellers just need a passport with a validity of more than six months and a valid hotel reservation, and the visa is given on arrival. The price range of resorts varies greatly, and travel sites sometimes offer ...
Called “Muraka”, which translates as “coral” in the Maldivian language of Dhivehi, the project will be built underneath the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island hotel, which is owned ... The project will be delivered by New Zealand design consultancy MJ Murphy and Maldivian tourism brand Crown Company.
While some critics have noted that tourism can damage the island's already fragile ecosystem—and many maintain that the archipelago's atolls should stay undeveloped—Shivdasani is working to balance his business and his home. The hotel introduced the archipelago's first solar array in 2008 and ...
The overall Balance of Payment as well as the official reserve of Maldives increased in the year ended 2017, according to statistics released by central bank ... MMA also attributed the improvement to the BOP to the improvement to tourism industry of Maldives, the increase in foreign currency received by ...
The country has become a prestigious tourist destination for many people in the Muslim world due it to its security, stability, beauty and mild weather, Al-Othaimeen said, describing the Maldives as a model for developing plans to reinforce intra-OIC tourism. He also met with Foreign Minister Mohamed ...
Despite great public discussion regarding recent political turmoil in the Maldives – where the president has this year jailed two Supreme Court justices and declared a state of emergency to investigate what he claims was a coup attempt – Sri Lankan tourists continue to flock to the tropical paradise.
The The Fijian Government's preparatory efforts to host the 30th United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Joint Commission for East Asia ... tourism experts from countries such as China, Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Maldives, Pakistan and India, among others.
We lease to everybody according to the overall tourism development plan and needs. So this statement was merely a political statement, and I don't think a single Maldivian believed it. In the Maldives, our regulations regarding the lease of an island are very well known. People know who owns what; ...
The largest annually held travel trade fair in the Maldives, Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) officially concludes its second year on the 5th of May. The second Travel Trade Show (TTM 2018) which was held from 30th April to 05th May concluded with tremendous support from industry professionals. Spanning ...
Trillion-dollar industry growing faster than international trade; Insatiable appetite for luxury travel continues to increase with income; Key emitters like US joined by growing middle-classes in China, India; Key island destinations like the Maldives, Australia and New Zealand are vulnerable to climate ...
Meanwhile, some small islands had some of the highest destination-based carbon footprints: In the Maldives, Cyprus, the Seychelles, and Mauritius, between 30 and 80 percent of national emissions were related to tourism. The findings call into question the wisdom of pursuing large-scale tourism ...
Global tourism contributes about 8 percent of total greenhouse gas emissions to the atmosphere, researchers report May 7 in Nature Climate ... Increase, from 2009 to 2013, in the yearly carbon footprint for each inhabitant of the tiny island nation of the Maldives as a result of international tourism.
According to the report, tourists from richer countries such as Canada, Germany and the United States top the charts in travel-related carbon emissions per tourist, while smaller countries that are popular tourist destinations such as Maldives, Mauritius and Cyprus, receive the highest amount of pollution ...
In contrast, people from the Maldives, Seychelles and Mauritius are "net hosts"—meaning they "shoulder much higher footprints from their visitors than they exert elsewhere," the paper notes. First Class Travel? The analysis also shows that richer nations tend to have larger tourism-related footprints than ...
The majority of these carbon footprints are caused by domestic travel; business travel could not be distinguished from tourism. In countries such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the Seychelles, international tourism represents between 30 percent and 80 percent of national emissions. The paper ...
From 2009 to 2013, global tourism-related emissions increased from 3.9 to 4.5 billion tons of CO2 annually. The United States topped the list for travel emissions, largely due to domestic flights, followed by China, Germany, and India. In small island nations like the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus, and the ...
Global tourism accounts for 8% of total worldwide greenhouse gas ... Small-island countries -- such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the ...
The carbon footprint of tourism revealed (it's bigger than we thought) ... Maldives tops the list – 95% of the island's tourism-related emissions come ...
Tourism accounts for up to 80 percent of the annual emissions at small island destinations such as the Maldives, Cyprus and the Seychelles.
New Delhi: India has the world's fourth-largest carbon footprint from tourism, including business travel, after the US, ... 60 per cent of the national emissions from island states such as Cyprus, Mauritius, Seychelles and the Maldives.
The Maldives are composed of beautiful islands set in pristine blue waters; many of those islands are undeveloped and uninhabited. However, a recent government initiative means a burst of development to support tourism, which is one of the nation's main sources of income. The Independent reports ...
Looking at destination emissions (the average carbon footprint per traveller once they arrive on their holiday), the researchers find that small islands, such as the Maldives, Mauritius and Cyprus, tend to have the highest international emissions. This means that people choosing to holiday on these small ...
Report: Tourism Much Worse for Planet Than Thought ... The researchers, who describe tourism as "largely a high-income affair," say they ... is responsible for up to 80% of emissions in places like the Maldives and the Seychelles.
Global tourism accounts for 8% of carbon emissions, around three times ... The new assessment is larger because it includes emissions from travel, plus ... small island destinations such as the Maldives, Cyprus and the Seychelles ...
In terms of per capita emissions, small island destinations such as the Maldives, Cyprus and the Seychelles top the list – in these nations, tourism is ...
Meanwhile, in popular tourist destinations such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the Seychelles, international tourism accounted for between 30 ...
Increment, from 2009 to 2013, in the yearly carbon impression for every tenant of the little island country of the Maldives because of universal tourism.
In countries such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the Seychelles, international tourism represents between 30 per cent and 80 per cent of ...
Researchers warn that the surge in global tourism is outstripping the ... In some smaller nations such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyrus and the ...
Tourism Is Way Worse For The Environment Than Previously Thought, ... The Maldives, Mauritius, Cypress, and the Seychelles are all smaller nations, ...
But that means tourism accounts for most of their national incomes. For example, in 2017, the Maldives got 76.6 percent of its national income from ...
Put simply, are tourism-related carbon emissions the responsibility of ... Maldives tops the list – 95% of the island's tourism-related emissions come ...
A paper about the findings, 'The carbon footprint of global tourism', ... In countries such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the Seychelles, ...
The carbon footprint of tourism is about four times larger than previously thought, according to a world-first study published today in Nature Climate Change. Researchers from the ... Maldives tops the list – 95% of the island's tourism-related emissions come from international visitors. Tourists are ...
Travelers from the USA, China and Germany lead the ranking for tourism greenhouse gas producers followed by tourists from India, Mexico, Brazil, Canada and Japan. Conversely, there are quite a few countries such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus or the Seychelles, where tourists now account for ...
The Caribbean (Dominican Republic and Mexico), Thailand and the Maldives are the destinations that Germany's third-largest tourism group is pinning its ambitions on next winter as it aims to catch up on TUI in the long-haul holiday stakes. TUI overtook DER as the largest German long-haul tour ...
The carbon footprint of tourism is about four times larger than previously thought, according to a world-first study published today in Nature Climate ...
Carbon Emission Thrice As Large Than Expected Due To Tourism ... Global tourism was revealed to contribute to carbon emission, making up 8 percent ... Small-island destinations like the Maldives, Cyprus, and Seychelles lead in ...
Tourism now counts for 8% of the world's greenhouse gas emissions, ... especially island nations like the Maldives and Mauritius, tourism is a huge ...
Globe-trotting tourists are doing a lot more damage to the planet than ... for up to 80% of emissions in places like the Maldives and the Seychelles.
Meanwhile, in popular tourist destinations such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the Seychelles, worldwide tourism accounted for between 30 ...
Half of the 14 percent total increase of emissions due to global tourism ... Small-island countries such as the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus, and the ...
Hohoe, May 09, GNA - Global tourism contributes an estimated eight per cent ... Small-island states, such as the Maldives, Mauritius, and Cyprus, also ...
No other country relies on the revenue generated by tourism as much as the Maldives. The industry directly supported 34,500 jobs (in a population of 436,330) in 2017, and more than a third of the working population indirectly, thanks to the aforementioned multiplier effect. Despite an ongoing political ...
It's also not too late to nominate for the Women in Travel Power List! ... The Perfect Travel Group Pty Ltd and The Perfect Wave Maldives Pty Ltd; Uschi ...
Researchers examining the big picture of tourism, Lenzen added in a ... In “the Maldives, Mauritius, Cyprus and the Seychelles, international tourism ...
Tourism's carbon footprint is mainly due to the air travel. The research, reported in the Nature Climate Change journal, examined 189 countries, as well as the United States, China, Germany, and India, which are major contributors to the greenhouse gas emissions. For countries such as the Maldives, ...
Tourism accounts for 30-80 percent of emissions in countries like Cyprus, the Maldives and the Seychelles. Manfred Lenzen, who leads the Integrated Sustainability Analysis group and co-authored the study, said researchers found that "per-capita carbon footprint increases strongly with increased ...
New Delhi, May 11 (UNI) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Minister Jitendra Singh held a meeting with Tourism and Electronics and ...
Carbon footprint of global tourism significantly underestimated: study ... At the per-capita level, small island destinations like the Maldives, Mauritius, ...
INS Sumedha deployed in Maldives for EEZ surveillance ... The vessel will undertake joint EEZ surveillance of Maldives till May 17 as part of Indian ... projects on a priority basis for development of tourism in the North Eastern states.
The United States, China, and India have the three largest carbon footprints, but smaller, remote nations with large tourism industries (Maldives, ...
It is no exaggeration to call Ham Ninh a priceless jewel with pristine charm and beauty that has luckily escaped the tourism boom raging on Vietnam's ...
A $50,000-a-Night Underwater Hotel Room in the Maldives Shows How ... Neither the hotel itself nor any of the travel reporting that followed news of ...
Mastercard and Sri Lanka Tourism invite Indians to discover best of Sri ... B. Santosh Kumar, Country Manager, Sri Lanka and Maldives, Mastercard ...
A new direct connection from Australia has lead to a sharp rise in Australian tourists to Maldives on Sri Lankan Airlines' new Sri Lanka-Maldives ...
Tourism minister Moosa Zameer during a ceremony said advertisements of Maldives tourism would be placed on 100 taxis in Russian capital Moscow.
With a target to attract 100,000 tourists from India, the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) organised a destination ...
Eva Abdulla, a Maldivian MP, has previously warned: "Britain is an emerging tourist market for the Maldivian tourism industry. We need the British and ...
Eva Abdulla, a Maldivian MP, has beforehand warned: “Britain is an rising vacationer marketplace for the Maldivian tourism business. We want the ...
Fitch noted that the rating reflects healthy GDP growth prospects, a strong revenue generation capacity through a prosperous tourism sector and ...
The number of Indians visiting has risen 24% between 2016 and 2017, according to the Maldivian Tourism Ministry, which estimates that about 1 ...
Macao tourism office director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes told the PATA ... Abdulla Ghiyas, president of the Maldives travel and tour operators' ...
The Small Maldives Island Co (TSMIC), a resort management company in the Maldives, ... and sales being associated with tourism boards and luxury hotel chains. She also worked with Sun Siyam hotels in the Maldives in the past.
Minister Thoriq also revealed that he understands how Maldives' environment ... He said 'thirty-three percent' of the tourists that visit Maldives do so to ...
The contribution of the tourism industry to climate change has been hugely ... For an example, in the case of the Maldives 95 percent of tourism ...
Travel experts have warned that over-tourism could be the biggest threat to the .... Abdulla Ghiyas, president of the Maldives travel and tour operators' ...
Abdulla Ghiyas, president of the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators, shared that this is especially critical in the Maldives, as a ...
China is still unwavering in being the biggest single nation tourist market to the Maldives tourism industry with neat 16.2% market share. Statistics ...
Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, which opened just a few weeks ago, features ... that encourages long-term reef protection and sustainable tourism.
Sukjong Ham, Chief Professor of Tourism Management Department at ... President of the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators ...
Maldives' cuisine is heavily drawn from Indian, Arabic and Sri Lanka influence. Visitors enjoy Mas huni, shredded smoked fish with coconuts and ...
NEW YORK: Global luxury travel network Virtuoso revealed the hotels and ... Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru, Landaa Giraavaru, Maldives
For some countries such as Aruba, Malta, the Maldives and Cape Verde, tourism has become the main driver of socio-economic development through ...
Maldives has won the prestigious 'Most Popular Destination', awarded by the popular tour operator Kuoni. The Indian Ocean archipelago has ...
Kazakhstan, Maldives explore ways to expand coop ... to the fact that Kazakhstan and the Republic of Maldives can cooperate in tourism sector.
MALE, May 27 (Xinhua) -- More than half a million tourists have arrived in the Maldives in the first quarter of this year, with China being the leading ...
More than half a million tourists have arrived in the Maldives in the first quarter of this year, with China being the leading market, local media reported ...
MALE , (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News, app - 27th May, 2018 ) :More than half a million tourists have arrived in the Maldives in the first quarter of this ...
Honourable Edmund Bartlett, C.D., M.P., Minister of Tourism, Jamaica and Abdulla Ghiyas, PATA Face of the Future 2018 and President – Maldives ...
The Spa award was developed to foster a new era of growth in spa tourism. ... In 2015, 2016 and 2017 Maldives won the Indian Ocean's Best Spa ...
... set to be announced at a lavish prize-giving ceremony at the luxurious St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort in the Maldives on Friday, October 26.
Thailand's Tourism Ministry is projecting 38 million tourist visits this year ... by the Philippines, the United States, South Korea, and the Maldives.
Maldives Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC)'s profits fell by 26% or USD 40,941 (MVR 631,310) compared to 2016. MTDC received USD 4.4 ...
On arrival free visa is a great boost for any country to improve tourism, ... last year tiny Maldives attracted 17 lacks of tourists, where big India only 70 ...
Lake Salda in the Yeşilova district of Burdur province, which resembles the Maldives with its white beach and clear water, is ready for visitors this ...
He has also presented on tourism-related topics ranging from Olympic .... Mr. Abdulla Ghiyas, President – Maldives Association of Travel Agents and ...
There's good reason for that: Croatia hasmore coastline than Portugal and France combined and more islands than the Maldives. Annual visitors to ...
The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce the .... Mr. Abdulla Ghiyas, President - Maldives Association of Travel Agents and ...
The stunningly beautiful archipelago of Maldives attracted more than 1.2 million tourist arrivals in 2017, and the goal is to reach two million annually by ...
Abdulla Ghiyas, president – Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators and PATA Face of the Future 2018, also joins the PATA ...
A newcomer to the Maldives booming tourism industry, AccorHotels is on a major expansion drive, with three existing properties and two under ...
Experiences, not sun-sea-or-sand, the new mantra in tourism ... In Mr. Keen's book, the private sector – particularly in the Maldives – has been the ...
The airline proved a tourism booster to Maldives, however due mismanagement and financial setback eventually led to the company's bankruptcy and ...
The Maldives is facing both internal political turmoil and external ... Its fisheries and tourism industries were modernised, the Male International Airport ...
The airline proved a tourism booster to Maldives. But due to mismanagement and financial setbacks led to bankruptcy and it is currently awaiting ...
Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up 6.2-pct in May 2018 ... Indian visitors grew 23 percent to 34,167 but Maldives fell 19 percent to 4,343 in the fasting month ...
Sri Lanka tourist arrivals up 6.2-pct in April 2018 ... Indian visitors grew 23 percent to 34,167 but Maldives fell 19 percent to 4,343 in the fasting month ...
The 11-cabin Four Seasons Explorer – the Maldives' most luxurious liveabaord – has a trio of cruises where exploring is the name of the game.
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has set sights on luring 100,000 tourists from neighbors India this year by ...
After that Nimal had served in government positions such as Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Tourism as well as Managing Director at Maldives Road ...
He is well-known in the field of tourism and conservation, having vast ... Mr. Ghiyas is the President of the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and ...
The PATA Face of the Future award for 2018 was presented to Mr. Abdulla Ghiyas, President – Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour ...
The tourist bed-nights in Maldives; based on collective data from all operating resort outlets in the island nation, has bumped to 14.9 percent by April ...
A monthly report, published by the Maldives Inland Revenue Authority on ... close to MVR400 million was collected from tourism goods and services.
In a week in which Caribbean tourism leaders have been meeting in New York to build on the strong growth that much of the industry is now ...
Closing Boracay to tourism for six months has provided authorities with ... Going for high-end tourism, similar to what the Maldives has done, is one ...
He is well-known in the field of tourism and conservation, having vast ... Ghiyas is the President of the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour ...
These premier beachfront resorts represent up-and-coming tourist ... Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort rests within the crystal waters of Gaafu Dhaalu ...
In the past two years, travel to Japan has grown 75 to 80 per cent — the ... “Political turmoil in Maldives reduced tourist arrivals which is, admittedly a ...
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has led several local companies to represent Maldives in the ongoing ...
Kerala CM raises Maldives work permit issue with Sushma ... health and tourism sectors in Maldives, adding the restrictions has caused anxiety.
... majority of them from Kerala, were working in the education, health and tourism sectors in Maldives, adding the restrictions has caused anxiety.
These people were employed in the health, education and tourism sectors in the Maldives, the CM said, seeking the intervention of the MEA in ...
our reefs are dying and the ocean is in trouble. on the other hand, the 'coralarium' could also attract even more visitors to the maldives and thus ...
Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer has said it is the administration's policy to have an airport “30 to 40 minutes” away from every inhabited island, and ...
People travel in boats from one island to the other. With a population of around 4 million, Maldives' principal activities are tourism and fishing.
According to official tourism statistics, 92,913 tourists had holidayed in the Maldives in May which however is down 0.6 percent from the corresponding ...
“There are over 30,000 Indians working in the (Maldives) education, health and tourism sectors. A large section of them are from Kerala. The state and ...
Tourist visits to Maldives during off season (Apr-May) had started to slip since 2016 over heating political tension in the island nation. | Photo: Ahmed ...
... which has pumped in significant investments in the tourism and infrastructure sectors. India had signed one of its earliest trade treaties with Maldives ...
According to tourism statistics released by the government body the occupancy rate in Maldives from January til May 2018 had reached a total of ...
External debt reached US$1.2 billion last year as global financial institutions warned that the Maldives was at risk of debt distress. The opposition ...
BRUSSELS, June 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A Maldivian Government ... States hold strong ties with The Maldives for historical and tourism interests, ...
Three islands have been added to a list of properties that can be leased for tourism development without open bidding. Raa Villingili, Gaaf Alif ...
The Maldives is a key tourist destination for wealthy travelers from across the world. Dr. Jameel is also understood to have cautioned all about ...
Brussels [Belgium], June 26 : Former Maldives Vice President and senior member of the opposition Jumhoorie Party Dr. Mohamed Jameel Ahmed ...
Experiential travel is easily the most exciting (and biggest) trend taking the travel scene by storm. There's been an expressive shift from the ...
... the President's Office said that the ambassador had shown "interest to bring Swedish investments to the Maldives, especially in the tourism sector".
About 90% of the hospital staff in the Maldives are Indians and 70% of the teachers are from Kerala. Hospitality and tourism industries are the ...
“With Maldives' continued urbanization and popularity as a tourist destination, there is a need to address the growing issue of solid waste,” said ADB ...
Online voting for the South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) will close by the end of ... Major travel media organisations, including Maldives Insider, Asian ...
The Maldives has been downgraded on a United States watchlist for human trafficking ... Therefore Maldives was downgraded to Tier 2 Watch List.” ... most lucrative industry after tourism – worth an estimated US$123 million a year.
One Chinese tourist died and another one was injured in the Maldives Sunday after an accident in Baa Atoll. The 27-year old man died after colliding ...
The Tourism Employees Association of the Maldives wants a trade union law to be passed, a bigger share of resort jobs to be allocated to Maldivians, ...
Sri Lanka has a falling rupee, making foreign jobs in countries with sounder central banks which provide stronger currencies such as the Maldives and ...
Secret Paradise Maldives declared a “war on straws“. The tour operator is asking its partner guesthouses to make a pledge to stop the use of plastic ...
Maldives police are investigating the death of a Chinese tourist, a resort confirmed Tuesday. The victim, reported to be a 27-year old man, was ...
President Abdulla Yameen concluded Tuesday a two-day campaign tour of Shaviyani atoll, urging voters to choose economic development over the ...
The government is in talks with Chinese aviation companies to launch direct flights to the Maldives, Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer said Tuesday.
The Tourism Employees Association of the Maldives earlier this week called for a trade union law to be passed, a bigger share of resort jobs to be ...
... which was delivered to the Tourism Ministry, Universal Enterprises and Island Aviation. Last month the Maldives Independent revealed how Fainu ...
MALE, July 3 (Xinhua) -- A forum on China-Maldives Tourism Cooperation was held in the Maldives on Tuesday to expand tourism ties between the ...
With guesthouse ventures or 'local tourism' budding across various atolls the pristine beached island nation has started welcoming holidaymakers on ...
Maldives government has signed an agreement to add another charter flight to China in a bid to boost tourist arrivals from a key market for the luxury ...
​MALE, July 4 (Xinhua) -- The Maldivian government is aiming to strengthen tourism ties with China by establishing direct air links between the two ...
Abu Dhabi's Jalboot to manage luxury marina in Maldives ... capital city of Maldives, Crossroads aims to captivate leisure travellers and family markets ...
New Delhi: India is taking up with Maldives the cases of denial of work visas to Indians, official sources said on Wednesday. There were reports that ...
Zameer said in an interview with Xinhua that China was one of the leading countries for Maldives' tourism but Chinese arrivals had seen a decline in ...
NEW DELHI: India is taking up with Maldives the cases of denial of work ... that it will affect tourism arrivals into Maldives," one of the sources said.
India raises work visa concern with Maldives' govt ... has made it clear to the Maldives that such policies may affect tourism there and land that country ...
ADK Hospital and MV Medicals are to develop medical tourism in the Maldives in an effort to boost public confidence in the health sector by treating ...
The tropical, Indian Ocean, archipelago nation of the Maldives has quickly become a major destination for Chinese tourists. Over the last few years, ...
India had gifted two "Dhruv" advanced light helicopters to Maldives and ... that it will affect tourism arrivals into Maldives," one of the sources said.
Prime News, National (New Delhi), July 5:- India is taking up with the Maldives the cases of denial of work visas to Indians, official sources said on ...
Male, July 4 : The Maldivian government is aiming to strengthen tourism ties with China by establishing direct air links between the two countries by ...
India Raises Work Visa Concern With Maldives' Govt ... countries has made it clear to the Maldives that such policies may affect tourism there and land ...
Emerging destinations for Thai tourists include Australia, the Maldives, the US, ... This is even more crucial for Thailand, where the tourism industry ...
"The Maldives should protect it's territory, as the land mass is small and should be sustainably maintained for long term tourism and the benefit of the ...
India to send officials on paid Nepal tour ... government employees to Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka to boost tourism in the region, it has not ...
... leave travel concession for government employees to Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka to boost tourism in the region, it has not been effective.
Flights to the Maldives with Oman Air will recommence for the 2018-19 winter season from October 28. The service will be operated by the new Boeing ...
The state tourism department has found that foreigners' traffic to its website ... including Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Maldives, Indonesia, Singapore and Korea. ... Hundreds of photos and videos in the gallery of Kerala Tourism will be ...
Maldives central bank reports jump in Q1 tourism income ... Tourism industry income for 2018 Q1 has been jumped from Q4 2017 figures, according to ...
Well known for its beaches, blue lagoons and extensive reefs, the Maldives is an incredibly popular tourist destination with an increasing number of ...
Tax revenue collection in the Maldives jumped 41 percent in June ... increase in Tourism Land Rent, TGST (tourism goods and services tax) and ...
President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom on Tuesday admitted that the tourists had cancelled advanced bookings to holiday in the Maldives ...
The Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation (MITDC) said they will be in Galufalhu lagoon, which is 15 minutes from Malé.
The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort has welcomed new executive pastry chef Luis Frederico Oliveira, who has moved from one Michelin-starred ...
Chinese investments in Maldives resorts are “completely normal,” the ... China has been the largest supplier of tourists for eight consecutive years and ...
Above: Maldivian president Abdulla Yameen (centre) is opposing India and ... investors build hotels and resorts in the Maldives and boost tourism.
The Maldives electoral body was Monday accused of denying votes to locals working in tourism, after it slashed the number of ballot boxes available ...
Maldives tourism is being represented in the ongoing Online Travel Mart ... Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation (MMPRC) said compared to ...
Tourism Ministry has revealed the number of holidaymakers visiting Maldives in 2018 so far has increased by 10.5 percent. Based on statistical data ...
Tourist arrivals for the first six months of 2018 increased by 10.5 percent compared to the same period last year, the tourism ministry said Wednesday.
MALE, July 18 (Xinhua) -- The Maldives Tourism Ministry on Wednesday said over 726,000 tourists had visited the island country till June this year, ...
The Tourism Employees Association of the Maldives gave the news a cautious welcome. “The reversal of the previous decision means this is almost ...
The direct result of Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation's (MMPRC) destination marketing at US increased tourists visiting the island nation from ...
COLOMBO: Foreigners are flocking to the Maldives in ever-greater numbers despite an outcry abroad over the strongman president's crackdown on ...
... Green Globe certifications with further sustainable tourism developments announced in the Maldives, following their Australian Roadshow 9-20 July.