Following is a Press Release by the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation, dated 10/05/2021. Visit Maldives has taken part in BIT Digital Edition 2021 from 09th to 14th May 2021. Organized by Fiera Milano, the event is held virtually for the first time ever this year due to the
The Maldives Marketing and Public relations Corporation (MMPRC) has announced that a virtual consumer travel fair will be held to promote Maldivian tourism. The announcement was made on www.visitmaldives.com. The event will be marketed as “Maldives Virtual Tour Expo (MVT EXPO)” and is scheduled to be held in July 2021.
Tourist arrival to the Maldives has decreased in April 2021 after a slow increase in tourists arrivals in March 2021. According to the data published by the Ministry of Tourism, tourist arrivals decreased by 24.39% in April 2021 compared to March 2021. The sudden drop in tourist arrivals is speculated
The Maldives Immigration has issued restrictive measures to prevent the spread of COVID19 from travelers incoming from India following the massive influx of fatal cases reported in India. Restrictive Measures issued by Maldives Immigration. According to the Maldives Immigration, all passengers arriving from India is restricted to only stay
Thailand’s capital city Bangkok has been nominated as the world’s most visited city in past few years. As with other major cities of the world, Bangkok has also been closed off to tourists due to COVID 19 with the vibrant city remaining silent for almost seven months. However, today Bangkok
Maldives Airports Company Limited MACL has stated that British Airways has resumed flights to and from the Maldives. Following the global halt in domestic flights following the COVID-19 pandemic, British Airways also ceased their flights to the Maldives. Currently, the British Airways will be conducting three flights per week from
“Corruption and Theft has become a fashion in this administration” said former Vice-President Dr. Mohamed Jameel Ahmed. In a tweet made today, Dr. Mohamed Jameel Ahmed heavily criticized the ruling coalition government making serious allegations against it. In his tweet the former Vice-President stated that within a short span the
Executives at the Maldivian Ministry of Tourism has stated that they are ready to re-open the state for tourism under the new Standard Operating Procedure which has also been allegedly replicated by the Seychelles and Sri Lankan Authorities. An exotic video was released earlier this week to announce the reopening.
Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour operators (MATATO) raises concerns over the governments newly drafted “Maldives Safe Tourism Guideline. The Association highlighted that according to UNTWO estimates, global tourist numbers would fall by 70-80% due to the COVID 19 pandemic further exacerbating the recovery plans for the tourism dependent