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Ayada Maldives gears up for autumn opening

Ayada Maldives gears up for autumn opening

13 July 2011 Hotel News Tourism News

The countdown has begun ahead of one of the most hotly anticipated openings of the year with the launch of the Ayada Maldives. The luxury resort, set in the Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, will open on October 1st 2011, and offer guests world-class facilities including seafront villas with private pools.

Maldives rocked by anti-government protests

Maldives rocked by anti-government protests

2 May 2011 Tourism News

Holidaymakers in the Maldives were taking cover last night as the islands were rocked by a series of anti-government protests. Rising prices forced thousands onto the streets of the capital Malé to demand the resignation of president Mohamed Nasheed.

STR Global releases market performance data for Mauritius and Maldives

19 June 2009 Press Release Tourism News

The global economic downturn is continuing to hit hotel figures in Mauritius and the Maldives, according to the latest research from STR Global, the leading provider of market information to the world’s hotel industry. Both destinations experienced occupancy drops for the first four months of the year, as their main European source markets were hit by recession, falling employment and declining consumer confidence.