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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
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Maldives: Solar Powered Paradise
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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
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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 ...
Zambia's Ambassador to Maldives on a non – residential basis Judith ... says his Country is prone to many effects of climate change especially that it is ...
If you've always wanted to chill on the stark white beaches of the Maldives or penguin spot in Antarctica - you had better go soon before it's too late.
Coral reefs are under threat from climate change. In 2016 a particularly strong El Nino weather event, which caused sea temperatures to spike, ...
That's the theory behind an experimental project in the Maldives which aims to help coral reefs survive the ravages of climate change and warming ...
The Maldives are the lowest lying nation in the world. The highest point is just eight feet above sea level, meaning the country's culture and fate are ...
The Maldives are the lowest-lying nation in the world. The highest point is just 2.4m above sea level, meaning the country's culture and fate are ...
A Maldives luxury resort has opened the tropical nation's first underwater sculpture ... It was created to bring attention to the threat of climate change.
A luxury resort in the Maldives has opened the nation's first underwater sculpture ... It was created to bring attention to the threat of climate change.
Island nations like Fiji and the Maldives are almost at the "point of no return" because of rising sea levels, a leading climate negotiator warned Friday. ... on climate change, Abdulla said time had "already run out" for some countries.
New Scientist magazine describes the Maldives as a “poster child for the consequences of climate change.” In June a Maldives court convicted ...
Each atoll in the Maldives is made of a coral reef encircling a lagoon, with deep channels dividing the reef ... THE DANGERS OF GLOBAL WARMING.
The Environment Ministry signed Wednesday an MVR133 million (US$8.6 million) contract with the UAE-based Water Engineering Services FZE to ...
Environmental officials warned 30 years ago the Maldives could be completely covered by water due to global warming-induced sea level rise.
And, of course, hovering in the background of all these political problems is the existential question of climate change, sea level rise, and Maldives' ...
In September 1988, United Nations officials and affiliated climatologists made the Maldive islands in the Indian Ocean a “front line” of purported ...
For decades, the UN has claimed that the Maldives would be the first to go under the sea once the “catastrophic” effects of climate change induced by ...
As well as China's increasing influence, the Maldives' 1,200 islands are at risk from rising sea levels as a result of climate change. It is the country with ...
Maldives: Election officials hail strong turnout as polls close ... Voting in the Maldives presidential election ended later than expected on Sunday, after ... 1,200 islands are at risk from rising sea levels as a result of climate change.
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Maldives is holding its third multiparty presidential ... Cabinet meeting in 2009 to highlight the threat of climate change. ___.
deCaires Taylor's Coralarium was intended to showcase the Maldives' vulnerability to environmental change – particularly global warming and the ...
Alarmists say climate change means the Maldives will be underwater soon, but predatory loans could drown the nation's finances first. China began ...
... oceans due to climate change, assume such geopolitical importance that its ... There are three significant things about the Maldives: its location, real ...
An underwater sculpture in the Maldives, intended both to help regenerate coral reefs and to bring attention to climate change, has been destroyed ...
UN climate panel's special report to limit global warming ... According to reports, many low-lying countries including the Maldives, Vanuatu, Solomon ...
Friends of Science questions how small islands like the Maldives can unethically demand climate change money from the west, when they are busy ...
The inundation of all of the Maldives within 30 years, as forecast in some ... There is no evidence of dangerous global warming despite greenhouse ...
Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed has announced plans to ... became recognized internationally for his leadership on climate change.
During the Paris talks, more than 100 nations — including many of those most vulnerable to climate change, such as the island nation of the Maldives ...
Scientists say climate change is getting worse and there could be ... levels that could wipe out small island nations like the Bahamas and the Maldives.
New report about global warming warns of "life-or-death situation" ... that could wipe out small island nations like the Bahamas and the Maldives.
Climate change apocalypse ... A 3 degree rise will make island nations like Maldives disappear, greatly shrink the coastline and cause drought in ...
Former US Vice President Al Gore attends a session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting on January 21, 2015 in Davos. The world's ...
For countries such as Bangladesh, Fiji, and the Maldives, climate change is a life or death matter. “We stand on a cliff edge, either we stand united ...
Those papers probed the impact of a global warming of 1.5 degrees. ... Examples are the Pacific island nation of the Maldives and drought-stricken ...
According to Fox News, Frankopan warned, "If we go over that degree change, it's not about the Maldives being harder to visit on holiday or migration ...
And one of these nations at risk is my home country, the Maldives, which is ... this island - indeed, an entire culture - is threatened by climate change.
... the Maldives that are likely to produce some of the world's first climate refugees. That's why the Outdoor Industry Association called climate change, ...
Second Committee Debate Highlights Urgency of Climate Change ... Maldives speaking on behalf for SIDS, presented struggles they currently face ...
Maldives Islands to be completely underwater in 30 years, a 1988 ... that catastrophic man-made global warming is not happening and will not happen ...
Coral bleaching has been happening for centuries, threats of rising sea levels to countries such as the Maldives and Tuvalu are greatly exaggerated ...
At the southern tip of the Maldives, on the tiny island of Villingili, a patch of ground rises to tower a whole 2.4m above the sea. It's the world's lowest ...
(MENAFN - The Conversation) At the southern tip of the Maldives, on the tiny island of Villingili, a patch of ground rises to tower a whole 2.4m above ...
The researchers studied five islands in the southern Maldives. ... “This gives us some optimism that if climate change causes rising sea levels and ...
Former president Mohamed Nasheed will be representing the Maldives at the COP24 Climate Change Conference in Poland next month. Nasheed ...
Low-lying island countries like the Maldives appear destined to bear the brunt of climate change-driven sea level rise. Indeed, no country lies lower ...
Alluding to possible serious divergence of opinion on climate change issues, Mohamed Nasheed, former President of Maldives, which swears in a ...
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was sworn in Saturday as the seventh president of the Maldives during a special parliament sitting at the national stadium in ...
A report published by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) ... Among them, four atoll nations: Kiribati, Tuvalu, the Maldives, and the ...
Solih went on to underline his priorities on climate change. The Maldives is acutely threatened by rising global sea levels. “I intend to spearhead ...
WE hear a lot about rising sea levels associated with climate change and ... this can pose to coastal areas and island nations such as the Maldives.
Nations like the Maldives have to build on water or move to flee rising sea levels, ... Mitigating the effects of climate change is usually seen as a cost, but the ... Climate change is not just about the risk of floods and drowning, but also ...
UNDP's work in the Maldives focuses on addressing democratic governance, gender and climate change challenges. The work also includes ...
Additionally, if, as is feared, the island chains are at risk from global warming (with some predicting they could disappear within 30 years), who better ...
By Rajendra Shende. Is humanity at stake due to climate change? Underwater cabinet meeting of Maldives in 2009 just about two months before the ...
Mohamed Nasheed is the Maldives' first ever democratically elected leader of the Maldives. Only too aware of the threat posed by climate change to ...
... and said that the summit will play an important role in how small island states such as the Maldives can address the impact of climate change.
Sputnik: The change of regime in the Maldives under the leadership of ... We pioneered the climate change discussion across the globe around two ...
Nasheed to lead Maldives delegation at climate summit ... Former President of the Maldives Mohamed Nasheed, widely regarded as a climate ... will lead Male's official delegation at the UN climate change conference in Poland.
Is humanity in peril due to climate change? ... the island of Girifushi, one of the nearly 1,000 that make the Maldives most vulnerable to climate change.
Rajendra Shende: Poland's climate-change message to the world ... of the nearly 1,000 that make the Maldives most vulnerable to climate change.
Dec 7 (IANS): Is humanity in peril due to climate change? ... one of the nearly 1,000 that make the Maldives most vulnerable to climate change.
Global warming and rising sea levels are serious concerns for the Maldives, a tropical paradise famed for its pristine beaches and aquamarine waters.
Poland Seeks to Send Climate Change Message to the World ... one of the nearly 1,000 that make the Maldives most vulnerable to climate change.
Scientists keep telling us that climate change could devastate our environment, economy, and health by the end of this century. And we're doing less ...
As four of the world's largest oil and gas producers blocked UN climate talks from “welcoming” a key scientific report on global warming, Australia's ...
Never has it been truer when it comes to climate change. In April, 2016, I took my boy, Luca, on a trip to the Maldives. We both love to the sea and are ...
Hassan closed his speech by citing scientific reports that countries have 12 years to keep global warming from rising beyond 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 ...
The environment minister of the Maldives is taking a stand for the planet - and ... Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in ...
... COP24 Notebook: ministers asked to stand up against climate change ... At the end of his, Maldives' environment minister Hussain Hassan asked ...
The UN's climate change talks in Poland have been distracted by a ... the Maldives' environment minister, Hussain Rasheed Hassan, said the world ...
... that their countries could be swallowed by rising seas if climate change is ... "You cannot question the science," said Maldives President Mohamed ...
“What is at stake is actually the very existence of small nations like the Maldives and others,” said Hussain Rasheed Hassan, the environment minister ...
KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Climate change talks billed as the most important U.N. ... But Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives, a nation threatened by climate change, said nothing seems to have ...
Nasheed says global warming threatens the existence of the Maldives, an island nation in the Indian Ocean. He says a lack of agreement in Katowice ...
The low-lying Maldives is among countries most vulnerable to the effects of climate change such as rising sea levels and coral reef deterioration.
Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed said countries such as his island nation "have no intention of becoming climate change's first victim.
'We are not prepared to die': Maldives tells UN climate talks ... appeal for nations to overcome their divisions over how to tackle global warming.
KATOWICE, Poland - Small island nations, among the most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, are piling pressure on big polluting nations at ...
Failure to hold global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit) or ... Nasheed of the Maldives agreed it was time to up the pressure.
Failure to slow climate change threatens 'every country', UN talks told ... threat of disaster, former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed warned on ...
The Maldives has urged the world to unite to fight climate change, pointing out that its peoples' very survival is dependent on global action to address ...
“We are not prepared to die, and the Maldives have no intention of dying,” ... The strategy of highlighting the effects of climate change on the most ...
KATOWICE, Poland — The head of the Maldives delegation to the U.N. ... implementing the 2015 treaty from Paris on fighting global warming treaty.
Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed said there would be "hell to pay" if countries failed to take significant steps. Countries are struggling to ...
The idea of being legally liable for causing climate change has long been rejected by richer nations, who fear huge bills well into the future.
The head of the Maldives delegation to the U.N. climate conference ... the rules for implementing the 2015 treaty from Paris on fighting global warming.
The Maldives 'has no intention of dying' and is prepared to do everything it can to combat the impact of climate change, former president Mohamed ...
Reuters reports that the head of the Maldives' delegation gave an ... there would be “hell to pay” if countries failed to take action on climate change.
... could be watered down in an effort to reach a conclusion in time. More about COP24 climate change Maldives Global Warming Mohamed Nasheed.
“We are not prepared to die.” Those are the words that Mohamed Nasheed, the former president of the low-lying island country of Maldives, delivered ...
The head of the Maldives delegation to the United Nations climate ... for implementing the 2015 treaty from Paris on fighting global warming treaty.
A recent report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ... Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed warned that nations such as his, ...
Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed warned that nations such as his, which consider themselves on the front lines of global warming, ...
India and the Maldives on Monday agreed to deepen cooperation to ... the challenges of sustainable development and climate change," he said.
Both leaders agreed on the importance of combatting the impacts of climate change, especially detrimental to developing countries, and small island ...
"Climate change needs urgent attention and action. We are deeply concerned of its impact, and especially so on Maldives and other small island ...
Modi “congratulated the people of Maldives for their successful and ... Modi and Solih discussed a range of other issues, including climate change, ...
"India and the Maldives look forward to working together in areas such as maritime cooperation and mitigating climate change," Mr Modi tweeted on ...
Climate change needs urgent attention and action. We are deeply concerned of its impact, and especially so on Maldives and other small island ...
New Delhi, Dec 18 (UNI) President Ram Nath Kovind has invited visiting Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih to become a member of the ...
The governments of Maldives and Japan on Thursday discussed the possibility of various new projects to combat climate change in the island nation.
The governments of Maldives and Japan on Thursday reiterated their ... the possibility of new projects to combat climate change in Maldives.
The President of the Republic of Maldives was on a state visit to India ... energy sector as the country has found another ally to battle climate change.
The Maldives forms a critical node in China's multi-billion dollar grand ... Also, as an island nation, Maldives faces the impacts of climate change.
The President's Office reported that the President had stressed on the dangers emanating from climate change that the Maldives and Cuba both face, ...
The Maldives is no stranger to the risks from climate change. It is already witnessing an increase in intense rainfall and resultant flooding, cyclonic ...
Climate change effects: Uganda at a crossroads ... At the 2018 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 24) meeting last ... Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed warned that “We all have a hell to pay for climate ...
The Maldives' Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid told a Security Council meeting Friday on the impacts of climate-related disasters that climate change ...
The Maldives' Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid told a Security Council meeting Friday that climate change poses the world's greatest security threat ...
The aerial photo taken on Sept. 8, 2009 shows an island of Maldives. (Xinhua/Chen Zhanjie). UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- "Climate change ...
UN warns climate change impacts security, US ignores link ... The Maldives' foreign minister, Abdulla Shahid, told a U.N. Security Council meeting on ...
The Maldives' foreign minister, Abdulla Shahid, told a U.N. Security Council meeting on "the impacts of climate-related disasters on international ...
UN warns climate change a national security threat; U.S. ignores link ... The Maldives' foreign minister, Abdulla Shahid, told a UN Security Council ...
Minister Shahid said that climate change has been destroying Maldives for years by eroding its beaches, killing coral reefs protecting the islands, ...
Climate change is the biggest threat to the Maldives, says Minister of ... Minister Shahid said the negative impacts of climate change are significant on ...
At the event, Minister Hussain said that such programs will help vulnerable nations such as the Maldives adapt to impact of climate change, and ...
President of the Republic of Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, who ... climate change, to which island nations such as the Maldives and Sri Lanka ...
Residents of the island nation of Maldives “rarely identify” future climate change as a factor when considering migration decisions, a new study ...
The portal contributes to efforts under the enhanced transparency framework established under the Paris Agreement on climate change by providing ...
Male, February 11 (blogs.worldbank,org): The Maldives is no stranger to the risks from climate change. It is already witnessing an increase in intense ...
Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed takes a seat before delivering a lecture on climate change in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Feb.
“In 2009, when Maldives was rooting for urgent action on climate change, India was on opposing side. Its position has changed over the years. Now ...
AP Interview: Maldives ex-president says debt under audit ... at a climate change lecture in New Delhi, a day after Maldives' top prosecutor charged ...
Good discussion on 3 areas of mutual concern: climate change, extremism, and the danger of Maldives falling into a 'debt trap' because of the ...
Former Maldives president confirms efforts to reduce Chinese debt ... at a climate change lecture in New Delhi, a day after Maldives' top prosecutor ...
New Delhi: Amidst global concerns regarding global warming, former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed has said that Maldives will revise its ...
... and islands around the world, including the Maldives, a low-lying island nation built on coral reefs that would not have been formed without them.
In his speech, Minister Shahid said that he represented the Maldives on some of the key climate change negotiations in the 1980s and early 1990s, ...
Climate change has left the low-lying Marshall Islands with little choice but to ... which will make it higher than the tallest natural island in the Maldives.
Maldives, whose population of about 400,000 people is dispersed over 188 islands vulnerable to climate change, has an economy narrowly based on ...
We need more advocators regarding climate change issues. In this respect, Maldives and Norway can work together." stated Hagen. Moreover, Hagen ...
... surgeon from Northam has completed a paddleboarding expedition in the Maldives to raise awareness of plastic pollution and climate change.
“The developed countries are responsible for climate change, but many underprivileged countries including Bangladesh and Maldives are losing a lot ...
ECONOMYNEXT – The World Bank Monday approved a 125 million US dollar loan for Sri Lanka to help small farmers improve resilience and ...
World Bank to help Sri Lankan farmers tackle climate change ... World Bank Country Director for Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka Idah Z.
He also said that he is encouraged to see the Maldives continue to move towards a greener economy and highlighted that climate change and ...
... and improve their incomes and livelihoods,” said World Bank Country Director for Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough.
Indeed, climate alarmists predicted that the Maldives would sink beneath the ... made it clear that nuclear is not part of her solution to climate change.
Maldives and EU hold fourth Policy Dialogue ... The Maldives government and the delegation of the European Union (EU) has ... of the justice sector, promotion and protection of human rights, climate change and the environment.
In the inaugural speech of Fourth EU-Maldives Policy Dialogue in Kurumba Maldives, Minister Shahid spoke of the benefits gained by Maldives due to ...
The Maldives government on Monday asked the European Union to consider granting duty free access to fisheries products, the country's chief export.
Climate change threatens all the Arab monarchies of the Persian Gulf, but rising ... issues tied to rising sea levels as the Comoros, Kiribati, and the Maldives. ... in deserts, most Bahrainis consider climate change no laughing matter.
Student protests seeking action on climate change have been snowballing into a vigorous global ... The agony of Maldives is a glaring example.
My View: Climate change and the Earth's oceans .... Tonga, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Cook Islands, Antigua, Nevis and the Maldives.
Male (Maldives), Mar 18 (UNI) India and Maldives on Monday pledged to work together to maintain peace and security in the Indian Ocean Region ...
The Maldives on Monday reaffirmed its "India-First Policy, saying it looks ... Highlighting the importance of combating the impacts of climate change, ...
Male: The Maldives on Monday reaffirmed its “India-First Policy , saying it ... Highlighting the importance of combating the impacts of climate change, ...
“As the warming melts polar ice caps, ocean levels will rise by up to three feet, enough to cover the Maldives...” There were more dire warnings, similar ...
Recently, I visited the Maldives, a beautiful nation of more than 1,100 islands that will be uninhabitable in as little as 30 years due to rising sea levels, ...
Local NGO Ecocare Maldives is scheduled to hold a panel discussion with experts of the “Intergovernmental panel on climate change Global Warming ...
Ocean levels will rise by up to three feet, enough to cover the Maldives and other flat island nations. Coastal regions will be inundated. Estimates are it ...
Maldives is now the poster-child for the consequences of climate change. Global warming will almost certainly lead to the demise of these islands ...
Earth Hour Maldives gears up to march for the environment ... Earth Hour Maldives is organising a march, in association with Ministry of Education ... faced by Maldives, highlighted in the 'Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ...
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Government signs four MoUs with Maldives
Bain Capital Private Equity led consortium acquires Trans Maldivian Airways
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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
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About 300000 Romanians go on holiday on Christmas and New Year's Eve
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Maldives pres hints UAE interest in Noonu Atoll projects
Minister Zameer praises Pick Maldives photobook
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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
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The Maldives announces an 18.7% increase in UK visitor figures during November 2017
Maldives sees big rise in UK visitor numbers
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UK visitor numbers to the Maldives rise
Maldives to conduct payment system survey
Maldives expected to exhibit at 40 int'l fairs
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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
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Maldives sends envoy to India to mend strained ties
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Maldives steps up efforts to prevent tourist drownings
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Revenue up by 6.8% from expectation
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Police, customs raid Maldives opposition leader's resorts
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Former presidents criticize raid on JP leader resorts
Probes on Villa resorts will have negative effects on tourism: President Nasheed
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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
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Qatar hosts French tourism experts
Villa resorts 'running out of alcohol' as tourist complaints mount
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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
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Housing Development Corporation brings city of Hulhumalé to life
Baros Maldives awarded World's Top Luxury Hotel
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Baros Maldives named 'World's Top Luxury Hotel'
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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
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Maldives court releases key political prisoners in blow to regime
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China asks tourists to avoid Maldives over political crisis
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China asks its citizens not to travel to Maldives
China warns tourists to postpone trips to the Maldives
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Maldives declares state of emergency as Yameen tightens grip on power
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Maldives state of emergency declared by government amid political crisis
Maldives declares state of emergency as crisis deepens
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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
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Maldives declares state of emergency
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Maldives: SC judges arrested amid political crisis
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Maldives travel alert issued to British holidaymakers
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Maldives opposition calls for Indian intervention as president imposes emergency rule
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China upgrades travel warning to Maldives, asks its citizens to cancel plans
Maldives Seek To Project Calm But Tourists Told To Stay Away
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Maldives ex-President Nasheed seeks help from India and US
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Maldives troops arrest top judge
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Good news for tourism sector
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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
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Maldives opposition calls for Indian intervention
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Nasheed urges India to 'stop' Maldives President Yameen
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Yameen govt invites international organisations to visit Maldives to assess situation
Maldives' govt assures global community of normalcy
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Maldives crisis: Oppn MPs receiving death threats
India are not occupiers, but liberators, says Nasheed
Indian forces ready for any contingency in Maldives
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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
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Maldives unrest forces travellers to cancel trips
The Latest: Maldives police say detained judges were bribed
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Tourists told to stay away from Maldives
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'All-out assault on democracy' in Maldives: UN Rights Chief
Govt invites int'l partners to visit 'safe' Maldives
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Maldives crisis 'our internal matter'
India, China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives
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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
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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
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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
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After Doklam, India's next battle likelier to be in the Indian Ocean than the high Himalayas
Tourism in Sri Lanka, Seychelles, Malaysia booming as Indian tourists cancel trip to Maldives
'We Don't Need Nudges And Pushes'
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
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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'
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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
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Mövenpick to open 11 new properties in 2018
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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
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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
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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
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"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.
Foreigners are flocking to the Maldives in ever-greater numbers despite an outcry abroad over the strongman president's crackdown on political ...
So you can imagine how tickled pink we are with the new spate of initiatives LUX Resorts & Hotels is introducing in the Maldives. Which is great news, ...
Indian elite alarmed as Maldives gravitates toward China ... The Maldives, which had affirmed an “India First” policy a few years ago, is now ... and is the biggest source of tourists to the archipelago, which relies heavily on tourism.
“The globally-acclaimed Egyptian football player Mo Salah chooses Maldives for a post-world cup family vacation,” the tourism body tweeted.
The 26-house private island owned by Maldivian hotelier and founding father of tourism in the region, will offer guests a sanctuary free from space and ...
Over 80 per cent of the Maldivian economy is concentrated in tourism, with large number of tourists coming from the EU. Allowing China to own the ...
Maldivian authorities have taken advantage of Egyptian football star ... The official Twitter account of tourism in the Maldives re-published the player's ...
Foreign visitors are flocking to the Maldives in ever-greater numbers despite an outcry abroad over the strongman president's crackdown on political ...
Footballer Mo Salah's trip to the Maldives has been seized on by tourism bosses in the troubled holiday destination, days after the European Union ...
The Maldives paradise could become a Maldives hell, according to a former Brussels ... The sanctions cover travel bans and the freezing of assets.
How important is Europe for Maldives tourism? It had a 56 percent regional share of tourist arrivals in the first six months of 2018. Who has to abide by ...
Organized by HighRise in association with Maldives Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) is aimed in showcasing the product lines and range ...
EU sanctions on Maldives may turn people 'against the administration' ... that the Maldives has Europe's "56 percent regional share of tourist arrivals ...
BRUSSELS: The European Union's (EU) plan to impose sanctions ranging from travel bans to asset freezes in the Maldives may turn people against ...
“In 2012 and 2013 when I was in the tourism ministry, the lease fees from island deals were being deposited to MIRA (the Maldives Inland Revenue ...
The number declined to 55,681 in 2017. Other countries from where large numbers of medical tourists came to India include Iraq, Oman, Maldives, ...
Latest figures from the Maldives show that the destination saw an 11.2 per cent increase in the number of UK travellers who visited in the first six ...
Latest tourism figures from the Maldives show that the destination saw an 11.2% increase in the number of UK travelers who visited in the first six ...
The Indian medical tourism sector was estimated to be worth $3 billion in ... a considerable number of medical tourists include Iraq, Oman, Maldives, ...
... cooperation, including the tourism sector and human resource development; Maldives and Zambia established diplomatic relations in April this year.
Endorsed by Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) and organized by HighRise the event last two days kicking off on ...
The Indian Ocean destination welcomed 57,535 UK arrivals between January and June 2018, compared with 51,737 visitors during the same period ...
Dr. Athukorala being the former chairman of Sri Lanka Tourist Board and Sri Lanka Tourism whilst also having the experience of handling Maldives for ...
Latest figures from the Maldives show that the destination saw an 11.2% increase in the number of UK travellers who visited in the first six months of ...
Even though Maldives has been embroiled in political turmoil for a long time, it's becoming a tourist destination of choice for honeymooners from ...
Zambia's Ambassador to Maldives on a non – residential basis Judith ... and Tourism at the Zambian Mission in New Delhi India, Bangwe Naviley.
Thiruvananthapuram: Even though Maldives has been embroiled in political turmoil for a long time, it's becoming a tourist destination of choice for ...
Much has been talked about, and discussed about Sri Lanka's tourism ... the exodus of well-trained hospitality staff to the Middle East and Maldives.
Tourism Ministry statistics indicate a total of 726,515 holidaymakers visiting Maldives during the first six months of 2018, marking a 10.5% increase in ...
Global Wildlife Tourism Market Report, Trends, Size, Share, Analysis, ... the tourism industry in Australia, America, Africa, Canada, Indonesia, Maldives ...
The Maldives state-owned Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) said it is seeking interested public relations corporations to boost ...
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has led several local companies to represent Maldives in the ongoing India ...
Moosa Zameer, minister of tourism for the Maldives says: “The Maldives is undergoing several major infrastructure developments this year including ...
The Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi has been ordered to remove ... the president's office has instructed the ministry of tourism to complete their ...
... Minister Narendra Modi has asked the NITI Aayog to “immediately” ensure that two islands get tourism facilities on par with Mauritius and Maldives.
“Our manifesto says we will develop the Maldives as an island nation. ... Other pledges included expanding guesthouse tourism throughout the ...
According to a credible source that wished to remain anonymous, officials of the project had given a presentation at the ministry of tourism detailing the ...
Returning to Korea, Kim joined Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul as director of food and beverage before going back to the Maldives to take up the ...
According to the Maldives's tourism website, “Notably the South Asian Island nation has no counterpart in the entire world in terms of its unique ...
According to Maldives central bank's quarterly business survey the tourism industry's occupancy rate hiked to 75% in first quarter of 2018 from 70% of ...
However, the island has earned itself a place on the global tourism map ... For a long time, this island was Maldives' one of the best kept secrets, but ...
"Sri Lankan citizens holding valid travel documents could apply for ... visas to ASEAN nations of Singapore, Indonesia and the Maldives in South Asia. ... While Sri Lanka does not have visa free travel as a general process, the ...
India will set up soon a tourism office in Beijing in a bid to attract more ... "Sri Lanka and Maldives have attracted large numbers of Chinese tourists ...
The eight properties located in Mauritius, La Réunion and the Maldives are LUX* ... Maldives. LUX* South Ari Atoll (Maldives) is equipped with an on-site ... Green Globe is an Affiliate Member of the United Nations World Tourism ...
MALE, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- The tourism occupancy rate in Maldives reached 75 percent in the first three months of 2018, a 5 percent growth compared to ...
... as well as spectacular spa and wellness offerings, make the Maldives the ... World Spa Awards is the sister event to World Travel Awards, currently ...
South African Airways to launch direct flights to Maldives south ... Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer told reporters that the start of direct flights to South ...
The Tourism Employees Association of Maldives, which has repeatedly urged the president to fulfil the 2013 resort share pledge, questioned his intent ...
Bhutan received a total of 254,704 visitors last year, of which 183,287 were regional visitors from India, Bangladesh and the Maldives. While tourist ...
Speaking at a news conference held at the Ministry of Tourism, Minister ... An estimated number of 9,000 tourists visited the Maldives from South Africa ...
Yameen also announced that Kaadehdhoo airport in Gaafu Dhaal will be an international airport in the next three years, and pledged to boost tourism ...
The category winner for “Travel and Tourism (Maldives)” was Visha Mahir, Executive Director of Universal Resorts, with “Business Role Model of the ...
In the Indian medical tourism market, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Maldives are the leading source countries for medical tourist arrivals. These three ...
The Maldives ruling party on Thursday submitted the candidacy forms for ... Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer handed over the forms to Elections ...
Tanzania, the Maldives and Hong Kong have been revealed as the top three fastest growing tourist destinations booked with Ireland's largest ...
Entire Travel Group is celebrating the launch of its newest brand, Maldives Travel Connection, by giving travel agents the chance to win an ...
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) is geared up to promote Maldives at OTDYKH Leisure 2018 fair at Moscow, ...
Manik, Afeef and Nazeer sit on the board of the Maldives Association of Tourism Industry, a powerful lobbying group that wields an outsized influence ...
Zanzibar President Ali Mohammed Shein said his government aims to attract 500,000 tourists annually by 2020 from Indonesia and other southeast ...
The Maldives Independent contacted the President's Office and the Tourism Ministry to ask if the removal had been announced to curry favour from ...
Given the fact that Maldivian tourism, the mainstay of the economy, is heavily dependent on Western tourists (though China is the single largest ...
But Islam, the official religion of the Maldives, prohibits the creation of ... TTG Asia understands the owner of the hotel, and even the tourism ministry, ...
Weak sales and profits from the key power generation and tourism ... tourism business which has resorts in Sri Lanka, Maldives, India and Oman ...
Maldives has a flourishing tourism market and offers an excellent opportunity for global trade. Interestingly, around 90 per cent of Maldives trade is ...
Tourism sector rides high on Chinese Valentine's Day ... tourists were welcome by young couples, such as Maldives, Phuket, Fiji and Bali, said Tuniu.
Maldives has a flourishing tourism market and offers an excellent opportunity for global trade. Interestingly, around 90 percent of Maldives trade is ...
Business profit tax and goods and services tax accounted for 68 percent of total revenue, followed by bank profit tax (16.4 percent), tourism land rent ...
Do not take a trip to the the Maldives if you are a fan of ordinary, for this ... If you have a bucket list for travel, there is no skipping the Maldives, for this ...
... the Vanilla Islands which consists of Seychelles, Mauritius, and the Maldives. ... The Zanzibar Association of Tourism Investors (ZATI) had calculated ...
On the first stop of his three-day tour of Thaa atoll, Yameen inaugurated ... He lambasted the main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party's proposal ...
“I am not in the business of tourism, I am invested in the business of Maldives, to make Maldives better,” he was quoted as saying during a panel ...
"The fast-growing tourism field in the Maldives has expanded the market to other fields as well. Ninety percent of Maldivian imports are from India, ...
Tourism Minister Moosa Zameer, ruling coalition lawmakers and ... opens, this region will become the most valuable in Maldives tourism,” Zameer told ...
MALE, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen on Thursday said 21 new luxury resorts would be open for business in the ...
There was an eight percent increase in tourist arrivals to the Maldives in July compared to the same period last year, the Tourism Ministry said ...
Maldives has a flourishing tourism market and offers an excellent opportunity for global trade. Interestingly, around 90 percent of Maldives' trade is ...
A unity government led by the opposition coalition will increase the state's expenses for promoting tourism in the Maldives, says Faisal Naseem, Vice ...
Maldives elections body denies getting IT help from foreign firm · Maldivians relocated in Trivandrum after flooding · Maldives tourism rises in July.
"Singha Estate and Best Dives have shared values and believe in redefining the Maldives' tourism experience. CROSSROADS will attract a new ...
MALE, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) — The Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen on Thursday said 21 new luxury resorts would be open for business in the ...
Maldives tourism continues booming despite political tension breaking ... Tourism Ministry statistics indicate an 8.1% increase in tourist visits to ...
Ministry of Tourism has revealed a hike in tourist arrivals to the Maldives in July this year compared to the same period in the previous year. Ministry ...
Maldives also recorded a 10.1 percent increase in tourist arrivals from January to June 2018, with the total number of arrivals at 848,847 this year in ...
Saudi Arabia tourist market to Maldives tourism, which considerably has ... from the Arabian giant visiting Maldives during the same month last year.
The 'unity government' that the Joint Opposition has pledged to form will guarantee development for all islands in the Maldives without exception, ...
“We will make travel within Maldives cheaper and increase opportunities for Maldivians and tourists to travel to Addu and expand the city's local ...
The opposition-majority parliament at the time approved the goods and services tax, business profit tax, and a new tourism tax, but scuttled the income ...
European lawmakers to slap economic embargo on Maldives ... A travel ban and frozen assets will impact business owners, thus stifling political ...
Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa is located in North Huvadhoo, one of the ... for sustainable operation and management of travel and tourism businesses.
Maldives president addresses longstanding corruption allegations ... from the Maldives Tourism Development Corporation in the guise of making an ...
DMC Khiri Travel last Friday evening marked its silver anniversary with a cocktail ... Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and the Maldives.
Soneva Fushi—a beyond-luxe resort located in the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in the Maldives—is hiring a reading buff to sell titles to the ...
Latest figures from the Ministry of Tourism, Maldives show that the destination saw a 10.7% increase in the number of travellers from the Middle East ...
Maldives has emerged as the latest theatre of the geopolitical tussle ... Rules were also tightened for Indian workers in the Maldives tourism sector, ...
Now Maldives is appearing as one country which is sustaining Indian pressures. Maldives is famous in world as one of tourist destination, visa free ...
Corals reefs are a big draw for tourism in the Maldives, and tourism did take a hit. However, Velavaru house reef, and many of the other reefs in this ...
In the Maldives he earns $1,000 a month – as well as a commission per .... “In the past few years, the tourism in my island has increased and along ...
Maldives govt to evict Sirru Fenfushi 'Coralarium' gallery ... Ministry of Tourism demanded from Sirru Fenfushi to evict the gallery back on July 28, ...
... facing the tourism and fisheries industries, Yameen contended. The Maldives was facing difficulties in exporting fish to the European Union, he said.
The guesthouse market will control half of the Maldives tourist accommodation capacity by 2028, the Maldives Association of Travel Agencies and ...
The diplomatic tug of war in the Maldives seems to be going in favour of ... A travel advisory and restriction on tourism can deliver a decisive blow to ...
SriLankan Airlines bags two prestigious titles at the World Travel Awards ... becoming the only airline that operates out of two points in the Maldives.
India recently gave two naval helicopters to the Maldives. ... Tourism is the largest income-generating industry for the Maldives and one that is highly ...
While, it looks like all that Maldives can offer to its tourists has bowled over Saif and Kareena. But, when it comes to that one destination the couple ...
Maldives' debt burden to reach 70% of GDP by 2020: Moody's ... of the Government of Maldives reflects healthy growth and competitive tourism sector.
At a time when food tourism is becoming more popular, Small Luxury Hotels of ... From Maldivian tuna with tropical fruit salsa and slow cooked Greek ...
Maldives will be divided if opposition wins power: Shaheem (Sun); This country will be divided if opposition win power: Dr Shaheem (Mihaaru) ...
Maldives ready to welcome one millionth tourist on Sun ... Maldives' tourism promotion body has planned a colorful ceremony to welcome the one ...
Menard would weave his Michelin magic with Veliche Gourmet recipes while chefs from the local tourism industry would get the unique opportunity to ...
But India's under-performance is highlighted by the fact that in 2016 it received fewer Chinese tourists than either Sri Lanka or the Maldives, which ...
Yameen's government had earlier tightened rules for Indians working in Maldives's tourism sector after the Emergency, since New Delhi's expression ...
Both states have agreed to cooperate in all key areas especially in finance, healthcare and tourism. The Maldives' economic department is very much ...
A special ceremony to celebrate the arrival of the one millionth tourist in 2018, was held at Velana International Airport (VIA) on Sunday by Maldives ...
The Maldives on Sunday welcomed the millionth tourist of 2018 with a free resort holiday, seaplane travel and Internet package. The man, who was ...
MALE, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- The Maldives Tourism Ministry said on Monday that 1 million tourists had arrived in the island country so far this year and ...
Dusit Thani Maldives, a luxury resort on Mudhdhoo Island, has appointed Iryna Okopova as its new marketing and communications manager.
Explore the sunken place at Maldives' underwater 'coralarium' ... Fairmont Resort in the Maldives has launched the Coralarium, the world's first ... During the day, tour groups swim out to the Coralarium from the beach on guided ...
MALE (Xinhua) – The Maldives Tourism Ministry said yesterday that one million tourists had arrived in the island country so far this year and the ...
The main industry of Maldives is tourism and it is highly dependent on import of goods and services. Pakistan can also export highly educated, skilled ...
The Marina @ CROSSROADS welcomes visitors of all ages - both foreign ... yachts and plays its role in redefining the Maldives' tourism experience.
The Maldives Tourism Ministry announced this week that one million tourists had visited the island country so far this year - a 10 per cent increase on ...
The first integrated lifestyle destination in the Republic of Maldives: CROSSROADS by Singha Estate, is set to open in early 2019 at Emboodhoo ...
Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation acting MD Ahmed Haaris forecast the number of international tourists visiting the Maldives will ...
CROSSROADS Maldives will ultimately comprise 9 islands, 8 hotels and ... yachts and plays its role in redefining the Maldives' tourism experience.
Maldives tax authority collects MVR1 billion in August ... The Maldives Inland Revenue Authority collected MVR1 billion (US$65 million) in ... receipt of tourism-related revenues were higher-than-expected,” MIRA explained in its ...
COLOMBO (Reuters) - The main Maldives opposition party said on ... who try to cover the election on tourist visas will face punitive measures.
One of the most locally renowned brands in Maldives tourism Crown and Champa Resorts are set to unveil two of its latest resort additions in 2018.
The Maldives has been beset by political instability since 2012 and the ... forms giving details of previous employment, travel history, qualifications, ...
A daily roundup of headlines made by the candidates, running mates and their surrogates on the campaign trail. September 13. We will write off ...
When his father, the legendary travel entrepreneur, John G Foggitt, offered him a job ... It quickly turned out to be a cruise tour operator's ultimate nightmare. ... a series of charter flights direct to the island archipelago of the Maldives.
The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort has welcomed a new hotel manager to lead its operations. No stranger to life by the beach, Dominic Scoles ...
He said that islands are leased after the government approves an amount agreed by the tourism minister after negotiations, with an additional amount ...
Surpassing the fisheries industry which is considered the “lifeforce” of Maldives, tourism has long since become the economic backbone of the country ...
That tourism magnet and strategically important group of islands, through which ... In showing such aggression towards Maldives, contrasted with such ...
Pledges and policies from the Maldives joint opposition were published Sunday in an election manifesto, although key details are missing from it.
Tourist arrivals from Maldives to Kerala which flip-flopped over the years have hit the nadir, with the travel industry expecting a 6o per cent drop in ...
On Sunday night President Abdulla Yameen took part in a question and answer session organised by Maldives National University. It was meant to be ...
Maldives tourism isn't all swaying palm trees and white sand beaches. The truth is something far uglier. Thanks to a trove of leaked files, OCCRP ...
President Abdulla Yameen, who is hoping to secure a second term on Sunday, intervened to help clear at least 24 deals to lease islands to tourism ...
Tourism to the Maldives has been greatly subsidised for Chinese citizens, making Malé the most favoured destination for tourists from the coutry.
The Maldives president was part of a massive scheme to lease out dozens of islands and lagoons to tourism developers without public tender, ...
MALE/NEW DELHI: The president of the Maldives appeared to accept ... His deputy and then-tourism minister Ahmed Adeeb, who was accused of ...
The president of the Maldives appeared to accept lavish gifts from a ... His deputy and then-tourism minister Ahmed Adeeb, who was accused of ...
Champa Brothers and Crown Company: These intertwined companies are among the biggest tourism operators in the Maldives. Between them, they ...
The Maldives, a small economy heavily reliant on tourism, is one of the most at-risk countries of any involved with the BRI to the distress of debt, said ...
His deputy and then-tourism minister Ahmed Adeeb, who was accused of ... Independent reporting in the Maldives is difficult and Yameen, who has ...
Ruling Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM) on Tuesday evening ... on infrastructural and urban development, tourism, maritime hub, finanace, ICT, ...
China accuses Taiwan of recruiting university students as spies and the horror at a Kenyan hospital. 'Huge corruption expose' in Maldives tourism ...
The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort is welcoming families from Saudi Arabia ... With a travel time of only six hours, the Maldives is a high demand ...
Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) reveal new details pertaining to the colossal corruption scandal concerning Maldives ...
There are plenty reasons to visit the Maldives, which is why many tourists return to the islands time and time again. From its pristine and serene ...
The Sun Siyam resort collection is the biggest hotel portfolio in Maldives ... group is the strict policies of sustainable tourism that these resorts follow.
Ibrahim 'Full Moon Ibby' Rasheed would often get calls from the office of Maldives president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom before elections in the nineties ...
Here's the who's who of the Maldives presidential election 2018: .... The real titans of Maldivian tourism, Mohamed Umar Manik and Hussain 'Champa' ...
A daily roundup of headlines made by the candidates, running mates and their surrogates on the campaign trail. September 19. Warm welcome in ...
The survey declared Maldives to be the sixth most visited country in the world with 3,200 annual visitors per capita, while the Nordic island nation of ...
Maldives police said Thursday they would remove 'idols' from a resort if it does not meet a deadline given by the Civil Court to take down the objects.
The Maldives has so far this year attracted 726 thousand tourists, of which China accounted for 127 thousand, according to data from Maldives' ...
The main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party has renewed allegations about a plot to launder US$1.5 billion in cash through Maldivian banks in ...
The runway was completed Sunday night with the state-owned Maldives Transport and Contracting Company working at “full capacity” and scrambling ...
The ruling Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM) has included in its ... plant in Addu, and to establish the atoll as a wellness tourism destination.
Six local companies, along with Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC), are participating in the "Tourism Expo Japan" being ...
Maldives election: Fears China-backed president could return country to ... Maldives, and Chinese visitors making up 25 per of the country's tourism ...
Maldives President Yameen decries western values; police remove ... Tourists in a luxury resort were privy to Maldivian police removing statues of ...
“They have been taking us to good tourism spots in Male and one of the islands and not to voting centres as I had expected,” he said, requesting ...
Police in the Maldives raided the opposition campaign headquarters on Saturday, the eve of a ... Maldives tourism thrives despite political crackdown.
The Maldives is made up of 26 coral atolls and 1,192 islands, and tourism is a vital part of its economy. More than 400,000 people live there but its ...
You have been in power for five years and the Maldives have been witness to ... The Maldives are a popular tourist destination and tourism is key to its ...
Polls opened at 08:00 (03:00 GMT) on Sunday. The Maldives is made up of 26 coral atolls and 1,192 islands, and tourism is a vital part of its economy.
The Maldives is better known as a haven for honeymooners, but it is ... The archipelago's vital tourism industry is also being re-shaped by China's ...
On September 21, Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives, ... the tourism tycoon Gasim Ibrahim, once the richest man in the Maldives”.
Rules were also tightened for Indian workers in the Maldives tourism sector after Yameen declared an Emergency in the island nation, which ...
According to opposition newspaper the Maldives Independent, the Tourism Ministry said the Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi resort did not have ...
Under Mr Yameen, the Maldives has also welcomed Chinese money for major projects and signed a free trade agreement. More tourists from China ...
Maldives main source of income is tourism, where also Chinese tourists have become a key driver taking over from the traditional European visitors.
The Maldives' economy, historically tied to its famed luxury tourism sector, grew under Yameen, in part due to aid and investment from China. China's ...
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: As the cruise tourism season has begun, ... international cruise liners at the port of call in destinations like Maldives.
Starting his life in dire poverty, he is now known as the richest man in the Maldives. He owns the Villa Group, with schools, colleges and tourist resorts ...
The Maldives' strongman president Yameen Abdul Gayoom has ... over rights and freedoms, the Maldives' economy - traditionally reliant on tourism to ...
The Indian Ocean island nation of the Maldives is famed as an upmarket tourist destination of white beaches and turquoise waters but is threatened by ...
Under Yameen, the Maldives welcomed Chinese money for major projects and signed a free trade agreement. More tourists from China now visit the ...
Modi Congratulates Maldives' New President, Calls for Strong Ties ... The Maldives' economy, historically tied to its famed luxury tourism sector, grew ...
Abdulla Yameen concedes defeat in Maldives presidential election ... Male, Maldives - Maldives' President Abdulla Yameen has conceded defeat ... the embezzlement of at least $79m from tourism revenues, an incident that was the ...
An OCCRP investigation that dropped a week before Maldivians went to the polls detailed how Ahmed Adeeb, the Maldives's former tourism minister, ...
Maldives marine artwork destroyed for being a 'threat to Islamic unity' ... sentiment against the installation”, the ministry of tourism would facilitate the ...
Abdulla Yameen, the pro-China president of the Maldives, conceded ... In 2017, 300,000 Chinese tourists arrived in Maldives, more than from any ...
Art and the autocrat: the final act of vandalism by the Maldives' former ... The official line from the Tourism Ministry says that Coralarium was built in ...
Besides its massive backing in terms of infrastructure investment, China is also a major contributor to tourism in the Maldives, its biggest industry.
The Maldives has historically been an ally of India's, but the previous regime ... The election of a new president in the Maldives could see the South Asian ... that the Maldives' economy — heavily reliant on tourism dollars — could be ...
With the Maldivian Democratic Party back in power after five years in ... the largest source country for tourism to the Maldives—no other country comes ...
Maldives razes gallery posing threat to 'Islamic unity' ... The tourism ministry said the Coralarium had been built in violation of permission granted to ...
The Maldives is in the midst of a tourism boom. This year, up to 10 new properties will open on the almost 1,200 islands, while in the first six months of ...
Police have destroyed the world's first tidal gallery at a Maldives holiday ... The Tourism Ministry said the court ruled the Coralarium posed a threat to ...
Tourist arrivals to the Maldives were flat in August, with just a two percent increase from the same period last year, according to official figures from the ...
Famous for palm-fringed atolls and bikini-clad international tourists, the Maldives is an overwhelmingly Muslim island nation of fewer than half a ...
Maldives, a small economy heavily reliant on tourism, is one of the most at-risk countries of any involved with the BRI to the distress of debt, said the ...
Although the Maldives – an archipelago of 26 ring-shaped atolls in the ... “The Maldives is dependent on tourism from China, so this, combined with ...
New governments in Malaysia, Pakistan and the Maldives are free to ... China is already the Maldives' primary source of tourists, whose spending ...
Maldives Tourism Ministry said that the Coralarium was built in contravention of the permission given to the resort and the court ruling said that it ...
Outgoing Maldives President Abdulla Yameen, in one of his last acts while in office, ... Maldives Tourism Ministry said that the Coralarium was built in ...
Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has confirmed they will be exhibiting the island nation at the biggest tourism fair held ...
Critics have blasted Maldives President Abdulla Yameen for pandering to religious extremists in the Islamic archipelago by ordering the destruction of ...
Investors negotiated leases directly with the then-tourism minister, Adeeb, but then signed leases with and paid money to the Maldives Marketing and ...
Maldives Destroys British Statues Deemed Offensive to Islam ... the Maldives, after the outgoing president in the tourist haven declared the installation ...
September 27 is observed as World Tourism Day by the United Nations World ... Maldives is a destination known for its tropical beauty, the sun-kissed ...
Glowing plankton creates an incredible effect. In the Maldives you can see the unique phenomenon – glowing plankton that decorates a coastal ...
World Tourism Day: Five Countries To Visit With On-Arrival Visas For ... A haven for water lovers, Maldives is the go-to place for relaxing and spend a ...
Speaking after the announcement, Haris Mohamed, Acting Managing Director, MMPRC, said, “Maldives tourism industry has been expanding over the ...
The biggest contributor to the figures in August is China, with 33,472 Chinese tourists visiting Maldives. However, compared to the same period of time ...
One of the brands involved in this tourism initiative is SAii Lagoon Maldives, which is part of Curio Collection by Hilton. Surrounded by fluffy white sand ...
MailOnline Travel's Sadie Whitelocks attended a diving 'festival' on island of Dhidhoofinolhu in the Maldives; The festival was run by the Lux South Ari ...
Maldives, a small economy relying heavily on tourism, is one of the most at-risk countries of any involved with the BRI to the distress of debt, said the ...
On a country-wide basis, Maldives is only in the recesses of India's ... In September 2014 Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Maldives on a tour that ...
Some of the popular economies which are greatly reliant on tourism sector includes Maldives – 39.6 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), British ...
Maldives Tourism Minister Moussa Zamil said: To achieve the upgrade of the Maldives tourism industry, the prerequisite is to upgrade the airport in ...
According to the statistics publicized by the ministry, a total of 972،839 tourists had arrived in Maldives by August this year whereas the amount of ...
On Sunday, the High Court also granted bail to two legislators, Gayoom's son Faris Maumoon and tourism tycoon Gasim Ibrahim, who leads a political ...
MALE (Reuters) - The Maldives High Court granted former president ... Faris Maumoon and tourism tycoon Gasim Ibrahim, who leads a political party.
... China's engagement with Maldives has increased manifold in the areas of trade, economic assistance, infrastructure development and tourism.
Like Aceh and Phuket, Maldives was also hit by the 2004 tsunami. A reported 82 people lost their lives with 40 more disappearing because of the ...
But that is only the Maldives of the holidaying visitor. ... Mr Gayoom knew the bad publicity could be devastating for tourism – a vital source of ...
Maldives president 'received $1.5m in hard cash' ahead of vote ... An anti-money laundering body in the Maldives has informed police that ... in which at least $79m from tourism revenues was diverted to private accounts and cashed ...
Capital Travel & Tours CEO Yoosuf Riffath , via his personal Twitter account, noted (29-Sep-2018) the need for collaboration in the tourism industry, ...
"Mӧvenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives is one of our company's most ... England - Interview with GM, Anthony Cox, World Travel Market London ...
The Maldives will soon have the world's first underwater villa ... The media release has taken the tourism world by storm with, wooing water babies ...
There are reports suggesting that Maldives has leased out the island of Feydhoo Finolhu for tourism purposes to China for five decades. China and ...
To achieve the upgrade of the Maldives tourism industry, the prerequisite is to upgrade the airport in Malé, and the airport upgrade construction is ...
The media release has taken the tourism world by storm with, wooing water babies from all over the world. This 'Into the Blue' experience will have ...
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih (Ibu) of the Maldivian Democratic Party beat Yameen by more ... Maldives' biggest revenue-earning industry remains tourism.
The five vessels would give a new dimension to tourism in Kerala, with ... of the State's tourism stakeholders, said A.P.M. Mohammed Hanish, MD, KSINC. ... to operate from here to locales such as Dubai, Maldives and Lakshadweep.
However, various voices from both the Maldivian government and the ... China and the Maldives are made in infrastructure construction and tourism, ...
Wellness travellers name mental health as a priority, list The Maldives as a dream destination and prefer all-inclusive packages. These are the ...
Maldives has maintained an average 63 percent tourism occupancy as the year counts down the last quarter, according to tourism ministry statistics.
The pair “discussed how China can continue to assist the Maldives with its development, in particular in housing, water and sewerage, and tourism,” ...
China dominates the tourism market by ranking in first place in the top 10 countries to visit Maldives. As per August's statistics, 194,111 tourists from ...
New Delhi: China is making determined efforts to woo the Maldives' ... and tourism,” a statement from the Maldives president-elect's office said.
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) is seeking new executive board members. MATATO has stated that it will be ...
"There is a growing demand for Dubai, Bangkok, Maldives and Singapore. There are concerns that Rupee may further depreciate, but for this specific ...
Winds of change have started blowing in the Maldives after the September 23 ... Tourism accounts for a third of the Maldives' GDP, which stood at $3.5 ...
Onyx Hospitality Group plans new hotel in Maldives ... OZO Maldives will immerse travellers in a reinterpretation of the legacy he left behind through a ...
Onyx Hospitality Signs OZO Resort in Maldives ... Of the 200 villas at OZO Maldives, 60 villas will be located overwater while 140 villas will be ... Tan Jarabata, Sustaining Tourism - Interview with Eric Ricaurte, Founder of Greenview, ...
"China is willing to work with the new Maldives government to consolidate ... cooperation in people's livelihood, infrastructure and tourism, Lu noted.
... a dream travel giveaway in partnership with Turkish Airlines and Maldives Tourism Association for the Maldivian resort property, Angsana Velavaru.
Express Travelworld lists out ten of these havens that are Nature's tourism jewels. Maldives. Consisting of 26 natural atolls, the Maldives archipelago ...
Ltd, Japan and Asia Capital PLC, Sri Lanka, The Westin Maldives ... Designed to cater to the way modern families travel, the Westin Family Kids Club® ...
In light of the significant increase in outgoing tourism from India over the past few years, GoAir introduced a direct flight services from Mumbai and New ...
Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL)'s Managing Director, Adil Moosa, revealed that tourists have increased during this season compared to ...
Following the Travel Weekly Asia awards evening, the DCT Abu Dhabi ... at the International Tourism Film Festival Maldives (ITFFM) in September.
The Maldives have cleverly managed the expansion of tourism in a way that retains the exclusivity and privacy that HNW guests desire, says ...
Universal Aviation Maldives is headquartered at Velana International ... travel services to the booming tourism industry in the Maldives since 1998.
Unclenching China's talons in Maldives is no easy task for India ... Tourism is the largest industry of Maldives, accounting for 28% of its GDP and more ...
A blog post written a year ago describes the political economy of the Maldives, and says the area has, “a small economy, where fishing, tourism and ...
Maldives is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world with its crystal-clear water of turquoise hue, vibrant marine life, remarkable coral ...
Ltd, Japan and Asia Capital PLC, Sri Lanka, The Westin Maldives ... Sustaining Tourism - Interview with Eric Ricaurte, Founder of Greenview, ...
The Sri Lanka tourism department is removing controversial signs at Habaraduwa ... MALDIVES RESORTS FED UP WITH INSTAGRAM MODELS ...
Maldives, a small economy heavily reliant on tourism, is one of the most at-risk countries of any involved with the BRI because of debt, according to the ...
Visitor arrivals to Maldives up 2% in Sep-2018, visitor arrivals from China up 3 ... Maldives' Ministry of Tourism reported (17-Oct-2018) visitor arrivals to ...
The Maldives received more than 1.3 million tourists last year, 100,000 of ... Eleven years ago, however, one particular group of visitors to an island ...
According to the Center for Global Development, a Washington DC-based think-tank tracking BRI, the Maldives, whose economy is tourism based, ...
Maldives has recorded an 8.3 percent increase in tourist arrivals so far this year welcoming a total 1,080,459 tourists to the luxury tropical island ...
Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi Wins Top Accolades for Best ... in two categories at the International Tourism Film Festival Maldives.
Tourist arrivals increased 8.3 percent in the first three quarters of 2018, ... by the end of September, according to statistics from the tourism ministry.
The Maldives' top court has unanimously rejected a bid by outgoing ... into allegations the president received $1m of cash embezzled from tourism ...
Launched in 2015, World Spa Awards is a dynamic awards programme designed to drive up standards within spa and wellness tourism, by rewarding ...
(MENAFN - NewsIn.Asia) Colombo, Oct 22 (newsin.asia) - Tourist arrivals in the Maldives increased by 8 percent in the first three quarters of 2018, ...
Tourism has an important role to play in helping Sri Lanka build for a peaceful ... The Maldives, which is highly politically unstable and relies almost ...
Maldives hosts awarding ceremonies to celebrate leading travel brands in the country as well. As such, Maldives Association of Travel Agents and ...
As in past years, the fourth forum will be highlighting the important trends that have taken place in the Maldives Tourism Industry, as well as challenges ...
Qatar Airways to Launch Third Daily Flight to Maldives ... Qatar Airways currently operates 14 flights per week from Doha to Maldives. ... Cyndy Tan Jarabata, Sustaining Tourism - Interview with Eric Ricaurte, Founder of Greenview, ...
EMBOODHOO LAGOON, Maldives, Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an initiative to acquaint visitors with the breath-taking underwater lives in ...
The mountains appeared on Lonely Planet's list of best places to travel for their value alongside the Maldives, a city in Poland and Houston, Texas.
As part of an initiative to acquaint visitors with the breath-taking underwater lives in the Maldives, Best Dives Pvt Ltd is preparing to introduce a ...
The number of tourist arrivals in Maldives by the end of September this year increased by 8.3 percent compared to the same period in 2017, statistics ...
President of the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators, Abdulla Ghiyas had earlier said that tourism has been picking up in the ...
World Spa Awards reveals 2018 winners in star-studded Maldives ceremony ... World Spa Awards is the sister event to World Travel Awards, currently ...
Bolt holes don't come much sleeker — or sexier — than this new resort in Dhaalu Atoll, a place still barely touched by tourism. Bringing its city-hotel ...
Maldives' jailed former vice president Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor must not be granted ... The former VP has been charged with 10 separate counts of corruption over the undue lease of 10 islands for tourism development.
The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort hosted the fourth Annual World Spa ... Launched by the World Travel Awards, itself inaugurated in 1994, as a ...
Oman Air flights from Muscat to Maldives will operate on Thursday, ... reefs, the Maldives is an incredibly popular tourist destination with an increasing ...
Maldives has again been awarded the title of World's Best Spa Destination at ... The Maldives Tourism Industry also won prestigious awards in various ...
Oman Air resumed its service between Muscat and Malé in the Maldives on 28th ... Oman Air flights from Muscat to Maldives will operate on Thursday, ... the Maldives is an incredibly popular tourist destination with an increasing ...
The palm trees were uprooted then transported to barren land reclaimed for tourism developments, a council official told the Maldives Independent.
How to dive like a Crazy Rich Asian at Four Seasons Maldives ... from the British in 1965, the tiny island nation has made tourism its main industry.
Maldives' main bank Bank of Maldives (BML) for the first time has defended its decision to terminate a bank official responsible for leaking documents ...
Maldives' main bank Bank of Maldives (BML) for the first time has hit-back at criticism over its culpability in the largest corruption scandal in the history ...
Mr. Mohamed is representing the Maldives in the inter-regional preparatory ... Our two main sectors are tourism and fisheries, both of which need the ...
The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to stage its second 'PATA Human Capacity Building Programme' in the Maldives on November 22, ...
A 31-year old tourist who went missing near the Fihalhohi Island Resort drowned to death. The man was reportedly from the Philippines. He was ...
It is also a perfect platform for journalists to generate bites from delegates of International Tourism Industry - Dubai, Iceland, Maldives, Singapore and ...
The Maldives' economy, historically tied to its famed luxury tourism sector, grew under Yameen, in part due to aid and investment from China. Notably ...
The Maldives — a string of coral islands better known for luxury beach ... be managing the Maldives' tourism-dependent economy, which has racked ...
Hilton to open world's first underwater villa in the Maldives ... SWISS TOURIST SUING GRACELAND HOTEL FOR $75,000, CLAIMS FIRE ALARM ...
... administration of President Abdulla Yameen, he said, referring to the transfer of its powers to authorise projects on resorts to the tourism ministry.
Movenpick Hotels & Resorts has opened doors of Movenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives in the Maldives. The resort, which is just 45 minutes by ...
The Maldives is on target to hit 1.4 million tourists by the end of the year, with figures to the end of September already showing 1.1 million arrivals.
The contingent comprised of Resorts, Hotels, Guest Houses and other stakeholders in the tourism sector, is led by the Ambassador of Maldives to the ...
Fresh off his surprise election victory in the Maldives, President-elect .... Now China accounts for one-quarter of the Maldives' foreign tourists and some ...
“The Maldives is so expensive because it's a country that relies on tourism for the majority of its GDP and has branded itself as an intimate, private ...
MALE, Maldives — Fresh off his surprise election victory in the Maldives, ... Now China accounts for one-quarter of the Maldives' foreign tourists and ...
Edition Talks: UNFPA Country Director to Maldives, Ritsu Nacken ... resources as an example, compared to the flourishing tourism in Fiji and Maldives.
Marriott International is pleased to introduce Brendan Corcoran as General Manager of The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort, representing the ...
Tourists from Andora, Bulgaria, Bhutan, China, Cyprus, Ethiopia, Fiji, India, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Papua New ...
But permits for tourism related projects are authorised by the tourism ministry. Last week, the EPA blamed lack of resources, poor inter-agency ...
The investment company of local tourism giants that owns the hospital ... to deliver and fulfil the vision for excellence in healthcare in the Maldives.
In addition to Maldives, the visa fee will be waived for visitors from countries including Thailand's largest market of China, Taiwan, India, and Saudi ...
Scoot is also introducing special one-way fares for visitors from Australia, travelling to Singapore and Greece in addition to Maldives. Australia is a key ...
Sergey and Tania ended up selling their car to get the money to travel to the Maldives initially. And a “no show” by the people who were supposed to ...
... the tourism pie elsewhere. Enter Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, which just made its debut in the country with Mӧvenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives ...
Yameen's administration accepted major Chinese investments to boost the country's infrastructure and economy, which is mostly driven by tourism.
No large ships or ferries are allowed in the area, only small boats on which visitors can explore the waters or go fishing. Marine life is so abundant that ...
Tourism occupancy in the Maldives by the end of last September was at 61 percent, with the highest number of visitors from China, the Ministry of ...
Last year, some 306,000 Chinese tourists visited Maldives, accounting for more than 20 percent of the country's total number of visitors. The Yameen ...
Maldives to spend another MVR104 mln on tourism promotion ... to spend an additional MVR104.2 million to promote the country's tourism next year.
China has debuted its Tourism and Culture Minister Luo Shugang as the special envoy of President Xi Jinping to attend the swearing-in-ceremony of ...
... to achieve 'Noo Iguthisaadu' [blue economy], this budget would give additional support to enhance the benefits from economic activities in Maldives.
At the invitation of the Maldivian government, Luo will travel to the Maldivian capital Male from November 15-19 to attend the inauguration of ...
Beijing: China has deputed its Tourism and Culture Minister Luo Shugang as the special envoy of President Xi Jinping to attend the ...
Thriving on its tourism industry, the Maldives has finally opened the world's first underwater hotel, which is situated in the Indian Ocean. The hotel will ...
The tourism sector reported a decrease inprofits-before-tax YoY. ... However, the revenue of the tourism sector was up 8.4% YoY to Rs. 12.06 billion from ... on the construction of Aarah resort in the Maldives and the waste-to-energy ...
He also said that a new firm has not been established to develop the Maldives tourism industry after the Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation's ...
... Ocean archipelago are Indians and the teachers are from Kerala. Indians are the backbone of the hospitality and tourism industries in the Maldives.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the highest ranking visitor at the inauguration at the national soccer stadium in the capital Male. By contrast ...
By contrast, China's highest-ranking attendee will be Culture and Tourism Minister Luo Shugang. "I will convey to the new Maldivian government ... the ...
Instead, the Minister of Culture and Tourism will attend, according to a ... A good 20 percent of tourists in the Maldives hail from China, compared to ...
Chinese companies have also leased land in the Maldives ostensibly for “tourism development” and the island chain is seen as a vital part of Chinese ...
Maldives is the only SAARC country PM Modi did not visit after taking ... Bejing is sending Luo Shugang Minister of Culture and Tourism as Special ...
PM embraces Maldives as new leader takes office, China out of favour ... By contrast, China's highest-ranking attendee will be Culture and Tourism ...
Officials, however, pointed out that Modi had refused to travel to the Maldives during Abdulla Yameen's tenure, because he was not only responsible ...
On his maiden visit to the Maldives, Modi landed at the Velana International Airport on an Air India flight around 4pm. He is due to meet President ...
Modi's decision to travel to Male is a sign that India will be a more proactive neighbour to Maldives, and support Solih so as to enable him to govern ...
The President added that the foreign policy of the Maldives will be ... He dropped the Maldives from a 2015 tour of Indian Ocean countries tour ...
Her Instagram account is giving major travel goals to anyone who is seeking inspiration to jet off to the Maldives. Through her vacation pics, Rhea is ...
With 19 ministers in addition to the Attorney General, Solih's cabinet is also the largest in Maldivian history, counting five more ministries than former ...
In his speech, Solih said the Maldives was "in a precarious financial ... as tourism tycoon Qasim Ibrahim, who unsuccessfully ran for the presidency ...
"We will not discriminate on employment on the grounds of nationality. Indians have been working in the Maldivian tourism industry for a very long time ...
"The trade imbalance between China and the Maldives is so huge that ... But China's Foreign Ministry said in a statement that Culture and Tourism ...
This after his meeting with Special Envoy of the Chinese President Xi Jinping Minister of Culture and Tourism Luo Shugang who paid a courtesy call ...
The Maldives' new government will pull out of a free trade agreement with China because it was a mistake for the tiny nation to strike such a pact with ...
The Maldives' new government will pull out of a free trade agreement with ... China's Foreign Ministry said that Culture and Tourism Minister Luo ...
Trade Deal With China A "Mistake", Maldives Set To Pull Out: Lawmaker ... But China's Foreign Ministry said in a statement that Culture and Tourism ...
Reuters Exclusive: Maldives set to pull out of China free trade deal, says ... But China's Foreign Ministry said in a statement that Culture and Tourism ...
The two countries would open up services such as finance, healthcare and tourism, China said at the time. The Maldives has no free trade pacts with ...
Experience an enriching getaway and explore the perfect fantasy leisure destinations with competitive priced packages to Istanbul, Maldives, Sri ...
The editorial further highlighted that China is the biggest investor and tourism market for the Maldives, and expressed hopes that Solih's administration ...
China on Tuesday said it hoped the Maldives will think before scraping the Free ... Beijing also sought to put a brave face in the light of the Maldives' new ... Minister of Culture and Tourism Luo Shugang attended the inauguration of ...
China hopes new Maldives government will not pull out of free trade ... Chinese Tourism Minister Luo attended Solih's inauguration on November 17 ...
For some countries, such as Aruba, Malta, the Maldives, Cape Verde, and others, tourism is the major source of income, socioeconomic growth, and ...
Beijing: China on Tuesday said it hoped the Maldives will think before ... Minister of Culture and Tourism Luo Shugang attended the inauguration of ...
He concluded that the Maldives is now facing a serious debt crisis. ... Annually, some 700,000 tourists visit the Maldives and a high percentage is from ...
It is not a good idea to steer the Maldives away from an open economy. Tourism is the largest economic industry in the country, whose small land area ...
An amendment was submitted to the Maldives Tourism Act on Wednesday, seeking to make bidding a requirement when leasing islands and lagoons ...
... Maldives and Soneva Kiri in Thailand. Soneva Jani is the first resort to join IPNLF's Member network through its new Responsible Tourism Initiative, ...
In response to the success of the first PATA Human Capacity Building Program in the Maldives on July 12-17, 2017, the Pacific Asia Travel Association ...
The main tourist generating markets to Sri Lanka were India, U.K., Germany, Maldives, France, Russia, Australia etc. However, China is also showing ...
The newly-elected Ibrahim Mohamed Solih Government in the Maldives is ... During his meeting with Chinese Tourism Minister Luo Shugang on 17 ...
Tourism minister Ali Waheed has said that 140 resorts are under development in Maldives. At a press conference on Friday night, Minister Waheed ...
Tourism ministry is for the citizens: Minister ... which includes holding meetings with officials of Maldives Association of Tourism Industry (MATI), guest ...
The president of ATP, Dr Sunny Umar, has stated that they are aiming to reduce the usage of plastic bags in order to promote the Maldivian tourism ...
In contrast, China was represented by Luo Shugang, Minister of Culture and Tourism. In his speech to Maldivian MPs, Solih said: “We will endeavour ...
New Maldives Regime Will Tread Cautiously in Foreign Affairs ... In contrast, China was represented by the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Luo ...
In 2019, Maldives tourism sector is set to flourish with the bar set high thanks to the opening of famous resorts such as Hard Rock Hotels, Hilton SAii ...
The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort has won the honour of “Best Hotel in the Indian Ocean” at 2018 Ultimate Luxury Travel Related Awards ...
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was sworn in president of the Maldives on ... seven years in a row, China is the Maldives' largest source country for tourism.
Minister of Tourism Ali Waheed has stated that a total of 144 resort are currently being run in Maldives, as well as the ongoing projects of an additional ...
Tourism has the ability to change a country's fortunes. Almost 40 per cent of the Maldives' GDP comes from tourists visiting its plush island resorts; ...
According to the 'Times of India', Shahid reported that the Maldives will ... amount of Chinese investments made within Maldives' tourism industry.
The Maldives, which comprises 1,190 small islands in total, is a typical ... a financial return) in the major sectors of sustainable tourism and fisheries, ...
According to a report from guancha.cn on Tuesday, tourism is the Maldives' main industry, contributing more than 30 percent of its GDP, accounting for ...
Yes, but visiting Maldives foreign minister Abdulla Shahid on Tuesday made it ... besides water and sanitation and the Maldives mainstay, tourism.
Tourism Ministry publicizes list of islands leased for development ... The Ministry of Tourism has publicized a list of islands currently leased for ... embezzled through the state-run Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, ...
Conscious travel platforms Kind Traveler & Steller.co join forces as a way to inspire ... Maldives: Hurawalhi Island Resort, Manta Trust Foundation
Prior to his appointment, Thoyyib was also the chair of the transition team created to assess the state of Maldives Integrated Tourism Development ...
The Ministry of Tourism, on Tuesday, declared that 133 resorts and 17 guesthouses or hotels are currently being developed across Maldives.
New Maldives tourism minister Ali Waheed on Saturday visited an anchored cruise ship to gain valuable insight into the difficulties faced by cruise ...
According to the Ministry of Tourism, one flight per week is scheduled. The ministry estimated that about 300 tourists will visit Maldives from South ...
He attributed his investment decision to the popularity of the Maldives, which is a top tourism destination, with over 2 million people visiting every year.
Maldives relies heavily on imports. Tourism is the mainstay of its economy. Judging the backwardness of infrastructure China offered many large-scale ...
ATP moves to ban single-use plastic across tourism industry ... Maldives Association of Tourism Professionals (ATP) has called for a ban on single-use ...
According to an interview given to local media, Mihaaru, the Minister said that tourism development having been brought through Maldives Marketing ...
President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's appointment of 19 ministers and the attorney general were approved by parliament Tuesday with the support of ...
Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts, an award-winning hospitality brand, is set to bring festive cheers across its four Maldivian resorts for vacationers with its ...
Opening new UK Embassy in Maldives marks a significant milestone in our ... Delighted to announce that UK will open new Embassy in #Maldives. ... opportunities for education, trade tourism & investment for both countries.
"It was excellent to hear the news recently that Maldives intends to re-join the ... The country with the largest tourism market for Maldives is China, ...
Maldives welcomes UK decision to open resident mission ... tourism and investment for both countries,” the Maldives foreign ministry said, assuring ...
Addu-Meedhoo constituency MP Rozaina Adam said that any amendments to the Maldives Tourism Act should so be made with recommendations ...
The Maldives are among the countries that are stereotyped the most – sun, sea, and romantic beaches. As Borri suggests, typically Western tourists do ...
Parliament throws out bill on amending tourism development bidding ... The bill proposed by the Progressive Party of Maldives' (PPM) member of the ...
Sputnik: The change of regime in the Maldives under the leadership of ... Ours is a majority tourism linked economy while we are eagerly looking at ...
With better air connectivity, Australia jumped up to the top 5 markets for Sri Lanka tourism, overtaking Russia and the Maldives. Arrivals from Australia ...
China turned out to be the biggest investor in Maldives, accounting for ... estates, and the leasing of islands to Chinese companies for tourism use.
With better air connectivity, Australia jumped up to the top five markets for Sri Lanka tourism, overtaking Russia and the Maldives. Arrivals from ...
Back in August 2014, the then state minister for Tourism had announced in the ... We see that we are low in luxury tourism while Maldives is the best.
Tourism Employees Association of Maldives, on Sunday, described the increasing opportunities afforded solely to expatriates working at resorts as a ...
Ukulhas with President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Monday, Minister Waheed noted the rapid pace of local tourism development in the Maldives.
The Maldives Inland Revenue Authority collected MVR985.8 million ... Receipts from the goods and services tax, green tax and tourism land rent ...
Parliament approved Tuesday legal changes to eliminate tariffs on agricultural equipment amid a rush to push through bills submitted by the new ...
The “World Luxury Hotel Awards” were established in 2006 to reflect the opinions of guests and travel industry professionals. Over 300,000 ...
The Maldives' GDP was $4.505 billion in 2017, to which the service industry (tourism) contributed the most (81 percent). But the Maldives had a lower ...
From the Maldives to Malaysia: 5 halal-friendly island retreats ... With figures from the 2018 Mastercard-Crescentrating Global Muslim Travel Index ...
Zameer, Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM)'s Vice-President, was also summoned earlier on Wednesday for questioning at the Police Headquarters ...
Maldives, Dolomites, and Panama top list of most memorable trips .... All around the country, tourism is unlocking tremendous opportunity; locals are ...
International Maldives Travel Market (IMTM) launches the second instalment of the first ever international travel and trade fair held in the Maldives, ...
... as destruction of coral reefs that are the lifeblood of their tourism and fishing ... The Maldives, Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati and many others are ...
Seattle – Kyoto – Hoi An – Maldives – Serengeti – Marrakech – Budapest – St. Petersburg – Paris. Kicking off the 2020 line-up, travellers will take flight ...
The award was presented at the 25th annual World Travel Awards final held in Lisbon, Portugal, on December 1, 2018. The World Travel Awards ...
Maldives tourism continues unabated. Figures comparing February 2017 to the same month in 2018, for example, show a near 20 per cent growth.
A court in the Maldives has frozen bank accounts owned by former ... in which at least $79m from tourism revenues was diverted to private accounts ...
Police in the Maldives have questioned the country's former President ... Maldives biggest ever-corruption scandal, in which at least $79m in tourism ...
Swim Maldives hosted an island-to-island 5.2KM long distance swimming event ... Tourism Minister Ali Waheed arrives at Izzudheen Jetty to greet the ...
Read more: Saudi unveils major Maldives-inspired tourism project on the Red Sea. It will see the development of 22 natural islands – down from 50 ...
Maldives' newly-elected President, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih is in India on his ... The Maldivian leader also wants to ensure easy travel between the two ...
Visitor arrivals to Maldives up 4% in Nov-2018, decline in arrivals from China ... Maldives' Ministry of Tourism reported (16-Dec-2018) visitor arrivals to ...
Tourism dominates the Maldives' economy, with wealthy foreigners flown directly to expensive resort islands. The Center for Global Development, ...
The new president of the Maldives has called India the island nation's ... Tourism dominates the Maldives' economy, with wealthy foreigners flown ...
Tourism dominates the Maldives' economy, with wealthy foreigners flown directly to expensive resort islands. New Maldives president signals end to ...
Both leaders agreed to promote closer economic cooperation in sectors such as fisheries development, tourism, transportation, connectivity, health, ...
India and the Maldives on Monday agreed to deepen cooperation to ... in sectors such as fisheries development, tourism, transportation, connectivity, ...
India on Monday announced financial aid of $ 1.4 billion to the Maldives and ... For the socio-economic development of Maldives, India has given the ... development, infrastructure, agriculture, capacity building, ICT and tourism.
With Maldives reeling under mounting Chinese debt, India Monday ... mutual legal assistance on criminal matters, investment promotion and tourism.
New Delhi: With Maldives reeling under mounting Chinese debt, India ... legal assistance on criminal matters, investment promotion and tourism.
India offers $1.9 billion financial aid to Maldives to counter China's influence ... systems in the outlying islands, healthcare, education and tourism.''.
NEW DELHI: India and Maldives inked four pacts including in the areas of ... legal assistance on criminal matters, investment promotion and tourism.
According to news reports, the Maldives is weighed down by $3 billion in debt to ... Fisheries, tourism, transportation, connectivity, health, education, ...
India and the Maldives yesterday agreed to deepen co-operation to ... development, infrastructure, agriculture, capacity building, ICT and tourism.
But speaking at an India-Maldives business forum, Solih told business ... Tourism dominates the Maldives' economy, with wealthy foreigners flown ...
AGREEING TO visiting Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's ... systems in the outlying islands, healthcare, education and tourism,” it said.
New Delhi , Dec 17 : India and Maldives have agreed for enhanced bilateral ... matters, investment promotion, human resource development, tourism.
India and Maldives to deepen security ties, increase trade ... (MENAFN - Gulf Times) India and the Maldives yesterday agreed to deepen co-operation to ... development, infrastructure, agriculture, capacity building, ICT and tourism.
India offers $1.9b aid to Maldives for its development ... water and sewerage systems in the outlying islands, healthcare, education and tourism".
Maldives' graft watchdog has launched an investigation into the central bank's failure to report suspicious financial transactions linked to the largest ...
Crossroads Maldives is aptly named and specifically master-planned as a global meeting place where travellers from around the world can ...
Another bill ratified by the President proposes to bring the ninth amendment to the Maldives Tourism Act, and restores powers to the Environment ...
Gala Edition 2018 of the annual Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) Travel Awards has been scheduled to kick off ...
New Delhi has been keenly watching China's moves to build strategic and economic ties with Indian Ocean nations including Sri Lanka, the Maldives ...
During Solih's visit, New Delhi announced a financial assistance of $1.4 billion to bail out the tourism-reliant economy of the Maldives. However, the ...
India, China to enhance academic exchanges, tourism ... and economic ties with Indian Ocean nations including Sri Lanka, the Maldives and India's ...
The Nasandhura Palace Hotel, which stood in the plot, had been one of Maldives' oldest tourist outlets and is prime real-estate in capital city Malé, ...
Uthuru Maafaru Island Resort, a major Maldivian tourism project with an underwater restaurant constructed by a Sri Lankan company, will open in the ...
While highlighting the existing tourism potential in Maldives and Pakistan, he said, “Our dream is to see the beautiful rivers and snowfall in Pakistan ...
'Maldives offers trade opportunities to Pakistani businessmen' ... Highlighting the existing tourism potential between the two countries, he said, ...
Salil added: “The tourism sector in the Maldives is challenging, with the development of the senior management team and the hard work from all ...
While highlighting the existing tourism potential in Maldives and Pakistan, he said, "Our dream is to see the beautiful rivers and snowfall in Pakistan ...
The opening of The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort will be a significant addition to our portfolio. This hotel will be interesting to tourists who pay ...
This company, which sails tourists in Mumbai-Cochin-Goa-Mangalore-Sri Lanka-Maldives, wants to open the Bay of Bengal for operations. "We have ...
Ministry of Tourism stated that over 300 guesthouses will participate in the Guesthouse Symposium. ... An Overview of Maldives Tourism – The Brand.
One of the perks of being a world-famous athlete is that they get to travel to some of the most exotic locations around the globe not only during their ...
Cheval Blanc Randheli resort in Noonu Atoll has been named 'Leading Luxury Resort' at this year's Maldives Travel Awards gala. The Randheli ...
A large number of Sri Lankans are thrilled about the fact the Lonely Planet guidebook has named the island nation as the top tourist spot for 2019.
2019 will be a record-breaking year for guesthouse tourism in the Maldives, says Tourism Minister Ali Waheed. Minister Waheed told the press at the ...
Guesthouse symposium organized by Ministry of Tourism kicks off on ... There are 12 hotels and 508 guesthouses dedicated to tourists in Maldives.
(Web Desk) – A New York-Based architectural firm Yuji Yamazaki Architecture (YYA) has designed the Kudadoo Maldives Private Island that opened ...
Managing Director of Maldives Media and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC), Thoyyib Mohamed, on Thursday, announced that cultural tourism ...
The announcement came at the closing ceremony of a guesthouse symposium organised by the tourism ministry. More than 340 operators, atoll and ...
... relevant guidelines. President Solih inaugurated the Maldives Tourism Conference 2019 at the closing ceremony of the Guesthouse Symposium.
If there is a paradise on earth, it's got to be the Maldives. ... 350 metres across, this abandoned island is open for tourists to explore its natural wonders ...
designed by YYA, the solar-powered roof of the kudadhoo maldives private island resort provides enough natural energy to power the whole private ...
The hotel is part of the growing trend of eco-friendly tourism: The resort's ... Kudadoo Maldives is on a private island in Lhaviyani Atoll in the Indian ...
A top-notch ultra-luxury secluded private island resort in the Maldives was devastated by giant inferno that engulfed the property on Wednesday ...
The incident occurred amidst the peak of Maldives' tourism season, with a high influx of tourists for Christmas and New Year Celebrations.
Maldives has welcomes its first tourist visitor of the year. The celebrated guest, Khalid Kareem, is a citizen of of Saudi Arabia, who was visiting the ...
It was put out around 5am by resort staff working with fire fighters from the Maldives National Defence Force. All the guests and staff were accounted ...
Maldives tourism minister Ali Waheed visited the resort following the incident. Gili Lankafushi is located 20 minutes from the capital city of Male by ...
“Sustainable tourism based on carrying capacity. ... its high value tourism fostered by the government of the Maldives for example, appeared to be an ...
Kudadoo Maldives Private Island has been named the best new luxury ... The hotel is part of the growing trend of eco-friendly tourism: The resort's ...
MALDIVES: An award-winning ultra-luxury resort in the Maldives rated ... “Thank you also to the Maldives' Minister of Tourism, Mr Ali Waheed, who ...
As the world is heading towards economic resources and saving the planet, Maldives have taken a step further. It has installed a photovoltaic roof with ...
Meanwhile, all guests have been evacuated to neighbouring resorts, and the Maldivian Ministry of Tourism has pledged its assistance in arranging ...
In its annual travel trends report, the long-haul specialist tips the Asian ... Overall, the best-selling destination for 2019 so far is the Maldives, which ...
Maldives government has officially sought an agency to represent the ... Maldives has hired foreign firms to promote tourism in various continents ...
Nasheed calls to expand local tourism via regional airports ... Airports in atolls must be better utilised to expand tourism across Maldives, declared ...
Maldives have launched efforts to form an online portal with all the government ... about local islands, it would also promote local tourism in Maldives.
The Maldives Inland Revenue Authority launched Sunday an online service for work visa fee payments. The tax authority's goal is to provide all ...
... the Anti-Corruption Commission during its investigation into the unprecedented theft of US$90 million from a state-owned tourism company, a police ...
The Privatization and Corporatization Board (PCB) has on Monday appointed a Managing Director to Maldives Integrated Tourism Development ...
Shamma previously held posts in the Maldives Tourism Development Corporation Plc, Paradise Holiday Limited, Maldives Airports Company Limited ...
140 resorts are currently being operated in the Maldives, according to Tourism Ministry statistics. 12 hotels, 508 guesthouses and 148 safaris are also ...
Vice President Faisal Naseem has expressed interest in promoting Maldives Tourism in Australia, during Ambassador of Australia to the Republic of ...
Maldives Media and PR Corporation (MMPRC) had mediated the leasing of over 59 different tourist hotels, resorts and yacht marinas out of which 53 ...
... diving sector and marine environment protection in Maldives, highlighting that his efforts had also earned him both the Maldives Tourism Award and ...
During his trip, Minister Waheed is being accompanied by members of the Tourism Ministry, Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, ...
Maldives Labour and Social Democratic Party has held their inaugural ... Tourism Employees Association of Maldives (TEAM), Teachers Association ...
Ministry of Toursim requests all travel agencies to submit their annual report. ... Currently, there are 306 travel agencies operating in Maldives.
Two Philippine tourists drown during Maldives holiday ... on Sunday confirming that the tourists who had drowned were both Philippine nationals.
Tourism NT's domestic PR and media manager Jodi Clark is set to depart ... and communications at Per Aquum Hotels and Resorts in the Maldives.
A tourist couple from the Philippines drowned Sunday morning while swimming near the Dhiffushi island in Kaafu atoll. The 29-year-old man and ...
The visitors were escorted to the VIP lounge by the staff of MMPRC where they were welcomed by the Ali Waheed, minister of Tourism, Maldives, ...
Well known for its beaches, blue lagoons and extensive reefs, the Maldives is an incredibly popular tourist destination with an increasing number of ...
Govt to repatriate Filipino honeymooners who drowned in Maldives ... who drowned in Maldives while on their honeymoon, Tourism Ministry confirmed ...
A holiday in the Maldives is an experience described almost entirely by superlatives. From exclusive uber-luxury island resorts to intimate ...
MANILA -- Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary Elmer Cato on Wednesday said Maldives' Ministry of Tourism expressed its intent to shoulder the ...
The Agreement provides for 90-day visa free travel for tourism, medical and limited business purpose and also provides for easy conversion of such ...
The Visa Facilitation Agreement signed during the visit of Maldivian ... The Agreement provides for 90-day visa free travel for tourism, medical and ...
MANILA, Philippines – The Ministry of Tourism in Maldives will shoulder the repatriation of remains of the Filipino newlywed couple, who drowned ...
'The Agreement provides for 90-day visa free travel for tourism, medical and limited business purpose and also for easy conversion of such visa free ...
Of the 75 islands in the Baa Atoll, 13 are inhabited by Maldivians, some are resort islands (where there is one tourist resort on the whole island), and ...
Cabinet Go-Ahead For Facilitation Of Visa Arrangements With Maldives ... "The agreement provides for 90-day visa-free travel for tourism, medical and ...
A 66-year-old South Korean tourist drowned Wednesday afternoon while snorkelling near the Paradise Resort. She was brought from the resort island ...
Maldives has opened negotiations with renowned US based news network CNN and nature network National Geographical Channel (NGC) in a bid to ...
The event approved by the Ministry of Tourism, is held in association with 'Unix Sporting', local event management company 'Object' and the famous ...
The Ministry of Tourism has revealed its decision to inspect all the establishments in Maldives that provide accommodation for tourists. At a press ...
“We have decided to inspect all tourist facilities in the Maldives within the next six to eight months. Regular monitoring must be done to ensure that ...
Tourism Ministry stated on Thursday that delays in reporting the incident to ... However, the Maldivian government took the responsibility for their ...
Tourism Ministry to inspect all tourist accomodations ... Ministry of Tourism has decided to re-inspect all tourist accommodations in the Maldives.
Speaking at a press conference, the Minister said the tourism industry ... The number of tourist beds in Maldives reached 44,860 by the end of 2018, ...
The information was revealed Thursday by Maldives Tourism Minister Ali Waheed, the Sun Online reported. The minister said authorities will work ...
MALE, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Over 1.4 million tourists arrived in the Maldives in 2018 which set a new record for the country's tourism sector, local media ...
MANILA—The remains of the Filipino couple who died in the Maldives ... The Maldives Ministry of Tourism then said it would take care of the costs of ...
Amid the mystery, Maldives Tourism Minister Ali Waheed has pledged to work together with island councils to ensure that Maldives would be a safe ...
Managing Director at Universal Aviation Maldives, Abdulla Ghiyas stated that Tourism is a “major reason” for many of the corporate jet aviation traffic in ...
Discussions have been held on areas for mutual cooperation in the field of Tourism, between the Maldives and the United Kingdom. The Ministry of ...
Remains of Filipino couple who drowned in Maldives now in Laguna ... was the Maldives Ministry of Tourism that shouldered the repatriation costs for ...
An 84-year-old man from the Czech Republic who was staying at the Paradise Resort was found dead in the island lagoon Saturday afternoon.
A russian tourist has died during a safari trip, making it the fifth reported ... 16 and another tourist was found dead at sea near in the resort on Saturday.
The Ministry of Tourism's final release of statistics for 2018 reveals that in the past 12 months, over 1,400,000 tourists visited the Maldives. This total ...
In a separate incident on Sunday, a Pakistani tourist was rescued from drowning near the Thulusdhoo island in Kaafu atoll. The man was treated at the ...
READ: Remains of Filipino couple who drowned in Maldives now in Laguna. The Maldives Ministry of Tourism shouldered the repatriation costs for the ...
Another foreign tourist has died while diving in Maldives, the fifth drowning ... A report in Maldives Times said the 40-year-old Russian woman died ...
Naeem said this in response to the accusation made by a tourist who visited Maldives in 2017. Naeem said there might be small underwater cables ...
For the Maldives, protecting the tourism sector, which generates 33 percent of GDP, will be paramount. It's safe to say that the Maldives is on many a ...
SL tourism: From TOM to experience the brand in 2019 ... online travellers and the wholesale market, the best case in point being Maldives tourism.
There has been a recent spike in deaths of tourists visiting the Maldives, most ... The Tourism Ministry has launched a campaign to re-assess all tourist ...
Maldives vows to resolve difficulties faced by local creatives ... Minister of Tourism Ali Waheed expressed his resolve to provide solutions to problems ...
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka—Five tourists including a honeymooning couple have drowned in a single week in the Maldives, officials said, prompting a ...
The British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka and Ambassador to Maldives, James Dauris, recognized the safety measures provided to tourists in ...
Five tourists including a honeymooning couple have drowned in a single week in the Maldives, officials said, prompting a nationwide safety warning to ...
No Reason To Fear Indian Military Presence In Maldives, Says Its Defence Minister; ... Maldivian Defence Minister Mariya Ahmed Didi has affirmed that the ... for flying fixed-wing aircraft, which were more useful in the tourism sector.
... tourism sector really highlights the potential for developing zero-fuel OTEC plants in the Maldives and we're incredibly excited about this venture.”.
MALDIVES tourists have been advised to take "extra caution" by police when swimming following the deaths of five holidaymakers in two weeks.
The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Agency said the aircraft will be ... From the Maldives' underwater hotel -- where you can enjoy the marine view ...
OTM Mumbai rocks the travel trade show scene in 2019 ... Mohamed, MD, Maldives Tourism; Dr. Raden Sigit Witjaksono, Director, Ministry of Tourism, ...
Behind the dazzling coral reefs, turquoise waters, white sand beaches and ultra-lush resorts, the Maldives is dealing with trouble in paradise. Officials ...
They include officials from the President's Office, Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Health, Maldives National Defence Force, National Center for Counter ...
There's trouble in paradise. Five tourists, including a honeymooning couple, have drowned in the Maldives this past week. Strong underwater currents ...
“After another record-breaking 2018 for Cayman Islands tourism overall, our dive operators and partners ... Hussain 'Sendi' Rasheed (Maldives).
The association is promoting middle-class tourism in the Maldives, in the fair taking place from Jan 23 -25. GAM said that the promotions, themed ...
“We have decided to inspect all tourist facilities in the Maldives within the next six to eight months,” tourism minister Ali Waheed told reporters.
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But in the Maldives, an idyllic atoll nation in the Indian Ocean, tourists have been dying in such quick succession its government has had to make a ...
Maldives tourism bosses have cautioned holidaymakers in the tropical nation of the perils of drowning. A series of drownings have occurred across the ...
Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) is simultaneously representing Maldives in three international tourism fairs in order to ...
The Privatisation Board, on Thursday, appointed Thazmeel Abdul Samad as the Managing Director of Maldives Tourism Development Corporation ...
Five tourists — including a honeymoon couple — have drowned in a week in the Maldives, due to strong currents created by the monsoon season.
Time to boost Pak dismal 0.2pc share of S Asian tourism market ... South Asian tourism market of over $40 billion followed by Sri Lanka and Maldives.
Hotelier Maldives has signed on Euro Marketing Maldives, one of the ... Themes for this year's event includes: sustainable tourism, education, safety, ...
Maldives' Ministry of Tourism reported (28-Jan-2019) visitor arrivals to Maldives for Dec-2018 and 2018. Details include: Dec-2018: Visitor arrivals: ...
Firefighters from the military's fire and rescue service were dispatched shortly after the incident was reported at 4:48am, according to the Maldives ...
The countries included in this report are India, China, United Kingdom, Germany, Maldives, France, Australia, Russia, USA, Canada, Sweden, ...
The Maldives has issued a nationwide safety warning to resort officials alerting them to keep an especially watchful eye on their guests after an ...
Sri Lanka MICE Tourism Market 2019 Insights, Top Players Analysis, ... India, Maldives and China are the largest source market for Sri Lanka MICE ...
MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Sri Lanka MICE Tourism Market: Current Trends, ... in this report are India, China, United Kingdom, Germany, Maldives, France, ... Browse all latest travel & hospitality market research reports at ...
What attracted those travel enthusiasts among the fans were the images of the resort at Maldives. The photos of Jayasurya and Saritha, captured with ...
The event is held to garner further publicity for tourism in the Maldives and is heavily supported by resorts in Baa atoll and by other partners.
This is a completely new product being introduced to the Maldivian tourism market. The beauty seen in a picture of this LUX* resort would be at a ...
Countries like Switzerland, Thailand, Philippines, Maldives and Sri Lanka demonstrate that sustainable tourism is a tool for development. Operations ...
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) will be taking part in Saudi Arabia's largest travel event – the Riyadh Travel Fair.
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) is set to ... In addition to providing information on various products of the tourism ...
The Maldives and Sri Lanka, both have a valuable tourism industry based around beaches and should push to incorporate this aspect into the agenda ...
Maldives International Marathon unveiled the designs for their official race T-shirt ... This is an international running event hosted by Maldives and is set to ... The event endorsed by the Ministry of Tourism will be held in association ...
Looking forward to visiting the Maldives this holiday? You will have a myriad of tourist destinations in this cluster of 1200 islands and 26 atolls.
More than 1.4 million tourists visited the Maldives in 2018, a rise of more than 12% year-on-year as interest in the country continues to grow. But police ...
PCB revealed via twitter that they had appointed members to Maldives Center for Islamic Finance Limited, Maldives Tourism Development ...
A tourist has been found dead underwater near Robinson Club Resort in Noonu atoll, reports Maldives Police Service (MPS). The body of a ...
The Ministry of Tourism has on Thursday begun inspecting facilities that host and accommodate tourists in the Maldives. Minister Ali Waheed told a ...
In order to get more tourists from India market, Maldives is intensifying its engagement with the Indian travel trade. Besides this, Maldives is also trying ...
Maldives Police Seek Charges Against Ex-President After Money ... Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism board.
... Ahmed Adeeb, was used to launder over $92 million from the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism board.
MALE (Reuters) - Maldives police asked the prosecutor general on ... the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism ...
An unusual spate of reported tourist deaths in the Maldives has prompted the government to review safety standards and step up inspection of resorts, ...
The Hon'ble Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge) K J .... Thoyyib Mohamed, MD, Maldives Tourism emphasised on India being a very ...
Male, Feb 8 Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih announced on Friday that 20 new luxury resorts will be opened in the island country this year ...
The Maldives-China Free Trade Agreement (MCFTA) which was signed .... Our tourism industry is heavily dependent on arrivals from China and will ...
Male, Feb 8 (IANS): Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih announced on Friday that 20 new luxury resorts will be opened in the island country ...
The state-run Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) in 2016 found that SOF, a company launched by former tourism minister Ahmed Adeeb, was used to ...
MALE (Reuters): Maldives Police asked the Prosecutor General on ... the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism ...
In 2018, the Maldives attracted 1.4 million tourists and by the end of the year, the country had 145 resorts and 521 guesthouses, boasting a bed ...
UKULHAS, Maldives—One of the world's most expensive tourist destinations, known for overwater villas and beach-chic spas, is counting on an ...
Maldives is participating in the BIT international travel exhibition in Italy. The tourism fair is being held in Milan from February 10 to 12. Maldives ...
Ong however said that OIR remains cautious for CDLHT's outlook given that its Q1 2019 earnings were dragged down by the closure of its Maldives ...
The Indian Ocean island nations of Seychelles, Mauritius, Madagascar, Comoros, Reunion, Mayotte and Maldives initiated a joint travel brand under ...
Expressing the Maldives appreciation for Italy's contributions particularly in the tourism sector, the largest economic industry in Maldives, FM Shahid ...
The other day when I met the Maldives Tourism Marketing team, what they shared was that many adjustments had to be made to the plans on the run ...
Thamzeel was appointed as the Managing Director of Maldives Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) in January. Additionally, the tweet also ...
Nasheed further highlighted the neighboring country's various contributions to the Maldives' development, including tourism, economic and ...
Maldives Tourism Club (MTC) has held it's Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday night. The meeting held to inaugurate their third tenure, was ...
This agreement provides a very liberal visa regime for Maldivian nationals to visit India for tourism, business, education & medical purposes.
The agreement introduces a liberal visa regime for Maldivian nationals who want to visit India for tourism, business, education and medical purposes ...
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office has changed its travel advice to Nicaragua, no longer advising against all but essential travel to the country, and ...
“It also makes it easier for Indians to travel to Maldives for business purposes,” the MEA added. Officials claim this is India's most liberal visa facilitation ...
India and Maldives on Tuesday exchanged an agreement to facilitate visas for travel between the two countries in a number of categories, easing a ...
While the high season of Maldivian tourism is currently in full swing, several cases of fatal drownings have already occurred within this year. While the ...
The Maldives Ministry of Tourism had conducted an inspection of all outlets accommodating tourists but found no case of negligence from any party.
It also makes it easier for Indians to travel to the Maldives for business and related issues. The visa facilitation agreement, which will enable greater ...
India, Maldives exchange diplomatic notes to implement visa pact ... It also makes it easier for Indians to travel to the Maldives for business and related ...
The statement said the pact offers a liberal visa regime for Maldivian national to pay a visit to India for medial, education, business and tourism ...
Tourism Ministry asks operators to accommodate tourists at licensed outlets ... facilitates that host and accommodate tourists across the Maldives.
Five tourists, including a Filipino couple on their honeymoon, drowned in a single week last month, prompting the authorities to appeal for safety ...
Maldivian who travel for long-term treatment would also be eligible for six-month visas issued by the Indian embassy in Malé. Based on circumstances ...
Male, Feb 13 Former President of the Maldives Abdulla Yameen on ... The tourism board had collected the money through the lease of islands and ...
During his tenure, more than $79m obtained by the Maldives tourism board from leasing islands for tourism were diverted to private accounts, cashed ...
The agreement provides a very liberal visa regime for Maldivian nationals to visit India for tourism, business, education and medical purposes.
The tourism board had collected the money through the lease of islands ... transferred $1 million to Yameen's account at the Maldives Islamic Bank.
The Maldives has announced an impressive 10.2% year-on-year increase in the total number of UK visitor arrivals in 2018, when compared with 2017.
The Maldives reported a 10.2% year-on-year increase in the number of UK visitors in 2018. The Indian Ocean destination saw more than 114,600 ...
Former President of the Maldives Abdulla Yameen on Wednesday was ... The tourism board had collected the money through the lease of islands and ...
The agreement provides a very liberal visa regime for Maldivian nationals to visit India for tourism, business, education, and medical purposes.
The Maldives welcomed 1,484,274 visitors in 2018, an impressive +6.8% increase over 2017, with 49% of total arrivals from Europe – Ministry of ...
Globally, the Maldives welcomed 1.48 million international tourists in 2018, representing a 6.8% year-on-year increase when compared to the total ...
It's a bold statement for a five-star resort to declare they do things differently in a destination renowned for its extraordinary hotels — but LUX * has ...
Male, Feb 13 : Former President of the Maldives Abdulla Yameen on ... The tourism board had collected the money through the lease of islands and ...
Male: Former President of the Maldives Abdulla Yameen on Wednesday ... The tourism board had collected the money through the lease of islands ...
The Maldives has announced a 10.2 per cent year-on-year increase in the total number of UK visitor arrivals in 2018, when compared with 2017.
The 2019 annual IMTM (International Mediterranean Tourism Market) ... Sri Lanka and the Maldives have also spotted the potential, and tour ...
When you've just spent a couple of relaxing days at Noku Maldives, it's not a message you want to see. Tourism in the Maldives began in 1972, and ...
While tourism is extremely important for the national economy, development on these pristine islands create pressures, such as ensuring an adequate ...
... from the islands' tourism board, according to a nearly 800-page-long report released by the Maldives Anti-Corruption Commission late on Thursday.
Maldives court orders arrest of former president over alleged corruption ... MALE (Reuters) - A court in the Maldives ordered the arrest and detention on ... a company launched by former tourism minister Ahmed Adeeb, was used to ...
Police say investigators found $1 million in Yameen's bank account allegedly linked to a deal to lease public islands for tourism development in the ...
The Maldives is due to hold a parliamentary election on April 6, with ... the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism ...
The Maldives economy is dependent on imports, and Indian MSMEs have ... exported by Indian SMEs would also be extensively used by tourists.
Male, Feb 18 (IANS): The Maldives Criminal Court on Monday ordered ... Yameen has denied all the charges, including that funds from the tourism ...
Copernicus Sentinel-2 brings you some of the jewels of the Maldives for ... Arguably one of the most romantic destinations in the world, the Maldives lie .... While tourism is extremely important for the national economy, development ...
Maldives court orders arrest of former president Abdulla Yameen over ... Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism ...
Former Maldives president Gayoom arrested over money laundering ... to a deal to lease public islands for tourism development in the Maldives, ...
Maldives court orders arrest of ex-president over alleged graft ... the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism board.
Maldives government must act on new details in corruption scandal ... corruption has played a role in luxury tourism development in the Maldives.
MALÉ, MALDIVES: Maldives authorities on Monday detained former ... a pledge to end corruption in the country otherwise known for its luxury tourism.
Maldives court orders detention of ex-President Yameen ... Male, Feb 18 The Maldives Criminal Court on Monday ordered authorities to take into ... nation's history as $90 million was allegedly laundered from the state tourism board.
MALE — A court in the Maldives ordered the arrest and detention on ... the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country's tourism ...
Maldives arrests ex-leader over alleged corruption ... tourism development in the Maldives, an Indian Ocean archipelago famous for its luxury resorts.
Maldives court orders arrest of former president Abdulla Yameen over ... Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, the country`s tourism ...
MALE, Maldives | Former Maldives president arrested over money ... for tourism development in the Maldives, an Indian Ocean archipelago famous for ...
Former Maldives president arrested over money laundering ... tourism development in the Maldives, an Indian Ocean archipelago famous for its luxury ...
Police say investigators found US$1 million in Yameen's bank account allegedly linked to a deal to lease public islands for tourism development in the ...
Maldives investigators found $1 million in former president Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom bank account allegedly linked to a deal to lease public ...
Maldives government 'must act on new details in corruption scandal' ... corruption has played a role in luxury tourism development in the Maldives.
... as General Manager at the resort that is widely credited as having launched luxury tourism in Maldives to new heights, the stunning Huvafen Fushi.
... with SOF Pvt Ltd, a company that was used to funnel the bulk of US$90 million stolen from the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation.
This Agreement provides a very liberal visa regime for Maldivian nationals to visit India for tourism, business, education and medical purposes.
Maldives economy is growing at a rapid pace with the booming tourism industry. With the restoration of political stability in the region, India and ...
A Maldives court ordered the arrest and detention of former President ... for tourism development in the Maldives, an Indian Ocean archipelago famous ...
A Maldives court ordered the arrest and detention of former Maldives ... for tourism development in the Maldives, an Indian Ocean archipelago famous ...
iTravel (travel partner), and Lanka Exhibitions & Conference Services Pvt LTD. The Maldives has made rapid progress in recent years to become a ...
Maldives' Minister of Tourism reported (19-Feb-2019) visitor arrivals to Maldives for Jan-2019. Details include: Visitor arrivals: 151,552, +6.5% ...
“With the Maldives being highly dependent on its breathtaking and world-famous coral reefs, not just for tourism but for other industries such as fishing, ...
The idyllic nation in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives, famous for its turquoise waters, white sand beaches, spectacular coral reefs and luxury resorts ...
Ahmed asserted that India has been playing an important role in Maldives tourism. "After the Tsunami in 2004, it was India which came out with a ...
Dr Mohamed Jameel Ahmed, ex-vice president of Maldives in WION global summit said, "Maldives and India are conducting a series of military ...
Women in Travel CIC, the social enterprise dedicated to empowering ... premium travel brands such as India Tourism, the Maldives, the Philippines, ...
For the first time this year, the Maldives exhibits at the Tourism Fair, with Indonesia and Cuba returning to the fair. Bulgaria is the partner country of this ...
... included devising and leading publicity for premium travel brands such as India Tourism, the Maldives, the Philippines, Jamaica and Kyoto in Japan.
Gopi Adusumilli is a Programmer. He is the editor of SocialNews.XYZ and President of AGK Fire Inc. He enjoys designing websites, developing mobile ...
New Delhi: Maldives Tourism Minister Ali Waheed meets Union MoS Tourism Alphons Kannanthanam, in New Delhi, on Feb 22, 2019. Maldives ...
Tourism Minister Ali Waheed has initiated discussions with Indian government to increase accessibility for Indian tourists to visit destinations in all ...
The expatriate arrived in the Maldives earlier this month to work on a new resort under development in Kaafu atoll by Ithaafushi Investment.
Maldives welcomed slightly under 1.5 million visitors in 2018, an increase of 6.8 per cent over last year. The Middle East only accounted for four per ...
Compared to January 2018, this year saw a six percent increase in arrivals with 151,552 tourists visiting Maldives in that time period.
China Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI) revealed on Tuesday that only 61,000 tourists visited Maldives in the last quarter of 2018, making ...
It was also the sea that attracted the first tourists to the Maldives. In the 1970s, divers and surfers flocked to the country's lush reefs and exhilarating ...
Maldives: IFRC Country Cluster Support Team Delhi: 2019 Programme ... Thanks to returns from tourism, Maldives made strong gains in human ...
IFRC Maldives Country Programme Overview 2019 ... Thanks to returns from tourism, Maldives made strong gains in human development and is now ...
As the fastest growing economy in the country, tourism has been a main pillar in keeping the Maldives on the map. With ever increasing tourist arrivals ...
If the Maldives tourism industry sets the standard for other locations around the world, then we're likely to see other countries follow suit, reap the ...
However, the sad reality remains that, the Maldives' tourism industry almost unanimously treats seagrass as an eyesore that needs to be removed.
The first paramotor expedition across the Maldives commenced on ... and Adventure Tourism in the Maldives is also one of their main objectives.
The Maldives is no stranger to political upheaval and turmoil. ... parties loyal to the former strongman Maumoon Abdul Gayyoom, tourism tycoon Qasim ...
He said that most of the European tourists who fly direct to the Maldives, would now consider having a stopover in Sri Lanka, since they had no hassle ...
The Maldives is enjoying increased tourism popularity in the Middle East as it witnessed a 5.9 per cent increase in traffic from the region in 2018 as ...
In order to ascertain how tourists visiting Maldives feel about the country, government is looking for interested parties to conduct an official survey for ...
Ministry of Finance revealed that Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) ... Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation (MITDC).
Customs officers at the airport seized “idols” from four Indian tourists who arrived in the Maldives on Sunday. Some 28 idols of different sizes were ...
Switzerland Travel Connection launches new brochure and massive ... New Caledonia Travel Connection and Maldives Travel Connection under the ...
“By the end of last year, 1.4 million tourists from around the world visited the Maldives, and there were 145 resorts and 521 guest houses operating ...
CROSSROADS will soon open its door to welcome visitors around the world and take on the role of redefining the Maldives' tourism experience.
Technology and tourism were in focus at a meeting held on March 6 ... Ms. Ritu Mehrotra- Country Manager India, SriLanka and Maldives, Booking.
Bolstered by “large investments in infrastructure, tourism and real estate,” the IMF predicted growth of 6.5 percent for 2019 but stressed the need to ...
After the inaugural ceremony, Vice President Faisal visited the Maldivian Exhibits which showcased unique qualities of the local tourism industry, and ...
Maldives Vice President Faisal Naseem has reiterated the government's vision of progressing the economy and tourism industry in a sustainable way ...
The Malé City Council has announced plans to develop the fishermen's park in capital city Malé to be able to accommodate cruise tourism.
PUNE: Travel companies have seen between 50% and 100% increase in travel to Maldives, Phuket and Singapore over the past three to four months ...
Maldives International Marathon, the first international running event hosted by Maldives, concluded its first instalment, held at reclaimed suburb ...
Addicted to Maldives is thrilled to announce its acceptance into Virtuoso®'s exclusive portfolio of luxury travel partners as a Regional Tour Operator for ...
Maldives operator Dhiraagu has signed a partnered agreement with Sky Guys ... to create awareness of aviation and sky sport tourism in the Maldives.
Vakkaru Maldives opened in December 2017 and has been creating luxury experiences for travellers seeking an intimate getaway.
The new visa agreement provides a very liberal visa regime for Maldivian nationals to visit India for tourism, business, education and medical ...
A 70-year-old Chinese tourist was found dead on Sunday in the lagoon of Madivaru Finolhu in Alif Alif atoll. He was spending the holidays in a ...
The new visa facilities under agreement exchanged last December between India and Maldives to facilitate easy obtainment of visas for travel ...
Moreover, Minister Shahid noted that many tourists from EU member countries visited Maldives, and highlighted that businessmen from those ...
A fine example is seen in the partnership with the Hotel and Tourism ... Hence, many Hospitality and Tourism students of First City UC have gone on to ... employment offers from countries like Japan, the Maldives and Switzerland.
Altair Director Pradeep Moraes told a Real Estate Investor Forum in the Maldives that in locations such as Phuket, where tourism is not solely ...
Inside the new adults-only island in the Maldives .... The hotel is part of the growing trend of eco-friendly tourism: The resort's sloped roof generates ...
Women workforce forms the pillar of the tourism industry, which is the dominant sector in Maldives,” said Mr. Ibrahim Ameer, Hon'ble Minister of ...
Acceptable dress codes are clearly enlightened in the laws and regulations that Maldives follows and strict measures will be taken against tourists ...
He added: “Guesthouse tourism can be done much better in Maldives. If we really think about it, it becomes an undeniable reality that we can take a ...
Graft watchdog denies Youth Minister's implication in tourism graft ... The much awaited report into the Maldives Media and PR Corporation (MMPRC) ...
With family groups being one of its main target visitors, CROSSROADS ... world and take on the role of redefining the Maldives' tourism experience.
Newly opened Kudadoo Maldives Private Island has been recognised as the ... The Maldives welcomed 1,484,274 visitors in 2018, an impressive 6,8 ...
Tourism Development, Wildlife and Christian Religious Affairs Minister, ... Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's Tourism Ministry said on Friday that preparations are ... and China, which was one of the leading markets for Sri Lanka Tourism. ... Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
While accidents at sea have been increasing in Maldives, most reported cases are of tourist drownings from resorts. On Friday, police rescued a young ...
The Ibrahim Mohamed Solih government wants India to lead the way in the diversification of its economy from only tourism. In addition, India has ...
... Management Pvt Ltd, a pioneering establishment in the Maldivian tourism industry. Universal Resorts have been operating for more than 46 years, ...
Saudi Arabia is gearing up its largest travel and tourism event yet with the launch ... Visitors to the 2019 edition will be able to interact directly with tourism ... the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, the Maldives, South Africa, ...
Reflecting steady growth in recent years, Indian tourists accounted for the third largest market share with 7.6 percent. The 24,217 arrivals from the ...
With Sri Lanka and the Maldives in close proximity to each other, just 50 minutes apart by flight time, tour operators are now seeing greater potential ...
Maldives Tourism Minister Ali Waheed reported South African Airways (SAA) plans to increase frequency on service to Gan, commencing in mid 2019 ...
President Solih seeks CMS membership for Maldives ... wildlife would flourish tourism and fishing, which are the main economic sectors in Maldives.
Conducted by the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation ... the one of the largest economies, the tourism industry in the Maldives.
Maldives' Ministry of Tourism reported (20-Mar-2019) visitor arrivals to Maldives for Feb-2019. Details include: Visitor arrivals: 168,583, +16.8% ...
A board member and employee of the Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation were suspended in January after the anti-corruption ...
Deysel joined Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas in February 2016 as cluster general manager in the Maldives for Anantara Dhigu, Anantara Veli and ...
Maldives, Thailand working to 'formalise' visa waiver arrangement ... tourists from 20 countries, including Maldives, for 60 days, to "lift tourism slump.".
Long weekends have changed the way travellers and tourism industry look at the ... According to him, this summer Thailand, Bali, Mauritius, Maldives, ...
Allegations have surfaced that MVR 2 million was allocated from Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation (MITDC)'s budget to construct ...
WHY IT RATES: Six Senses Laamu seeks to raise awareness among tourists to be environmentally-conscious, both on holiday and when they return ...
Mr. Daniel D'Souza, President and Country Head, Leisure, SOTC Travel avers, “Short haul destinations like Singapore, Thailand and Maldives are ...
Maldivian tourists will soon be able to travel to Thailand without visa. The Foreign Ministry stated that from April 14 onwards, Maldivian tourists will be ...
The government of Thailand will waive visa for Maldivian tourists from April 14 ... According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Maldivians who travel to ...
Thailand has approved visa-free entry for a 30-day period to Maldivian tourists with effect from April 14, the Maldives foreign ministry announced ...
Maldives has retained its number one position for the 16th year running as the top destination of Kuoni, internationally renowned travel operator.
Sri Lanka MICE Tourism Market: Current Trends, Opportunity, Growth ... India, Maldives and China are the largest source market for Sri Lanka MICE ...
The Rajasthan Tourism Department too hosted a Holi bash at a hotel for tourists, in order to introduce foreigners to the festivities of India. Special ...