Maldives Tourism News

Emaar signs for first property in the Maldives

Emaar signs for first property in the Maldives

5 September 2017 Hotel News

Emaar Hospiality Group has announced its expansion in the Indian Ocean with a hotel management contract to operate Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa. The property is designed as a picturesque beachfront resort set in a private island in the Indian Ocean, only 20 minutes by seaplane from Male International Airport.

Travel Trade Maldives debuts in Indian Ocean

Travel Trade Maldives debuts in Indian Ocean

1 September 2017 Travel Events News Tourism News

The inaugural Travel Trade Maldives has taken place in, with over 200 tourism professionals in attendance. Held at Dharubaaruge in the Maldivian capital, Malé, the travel trade show was the first of its kind in the country and attendees included resort and hotel general managers, resident managers, key hotel owners, international travel trade stakeholders and other travel industry professionals.

Stepetic takes up leadership of Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives

Stepetic takes up leadership of Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives

24 August 2017 Hotel News

Gili Lankanfushi has appointed David Stepetic to the role of general manager. Over the past five years, the resort has set the benchmark for barefoot and understated luxury in the Maldives, with 45 sophisticated over-water villas and a serious commitment to sustainability.

Kumar takes over leadership of Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa

Kumar takes over leadership of Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa

15 August 2017 Hotel News

Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa has appointed Pravin Kumar to the role of general manager. The new leader was promoted from his previous role of director of operations at the EcoLuxury Hotel, so is well-known among the staff and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the role.

Evgenia Boyankova, group director of business development, Sun Siyam Resorts

Evgenia Boyankova, group director of business development, Sun Siyam Resorts

18 July 2017 Videos

Breaking Travel News talks to Evgenia Boyankova, group director of business development, Sun Siyam Resorts, about hosting the World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2017. On a successful night for the brand, The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Maldives also claimed the title of Indian Ocean’s Leading Family Resort 2017.

Adil Moosa, managing director, Maldives Airports Company

Adil Moosa, managing director, Maldives Airports Company

17 July 2017 Videos

With Velana International Airport, Maldives, taking the title of Indian Ocean’s Leading Airport at the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News talks to Adil Moosa, managing director, Maldives Airports Company, about the prestigious prize.