Hotel Tourism and Hospitality Industry News for the Maldives


Constance Halaveli Maldives: 10 years of excellence

Constance is a brand with a genuine passion for hospitality in its DNA, and at Constance Halaveli Maldives, this passion is coined with classic...

TODDY: The untold story of Maldives

Toddy Inc. is a 100% locally owned company, specialising in the trade of souvenir apparel, that began as a mere past time between...

GM Forum 2019 Highlights: Presentation by Shivendra Selvam, STR

Shivendra Selvam is the Account Manager - Central & South Asia for STR. He graduated from the Institute of Hotel Management – Aurangabad with...


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Jalboot Maldives to manage the first-ever international berth yacht marina at...

Jalboot Holdings LLC, initially established in 2013 by Emirates Consortium LLC in the cosmopolitan capital of UAE, is an outstanding collective contributor of vessel...

Top five revenue management and distribution tips for 2019

Adapt and evolve: forget about practice In his book Outliers, author Malcolm Gladwell popularised what became known as the...



UPCOMING PROPERTIES (Updated as of January 2019)

Property Region Opening
Baglioni Resort Maldives Dhaalu Atoll 2019
Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa Baa Atoll 2019
Chatwal Maaga Maldives North Ari Atoll 2019
Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa Raa Atoll 2019
Gran Meliá Maldives Thaa Atoll 2019
Hard Rock Hotel Maldives Malé Atoll 2019
Hotel RIU Atoll Dhaalu Atoll 2019
Hotel RIU Palace Maldivas Dhaalu Atoll 2019
Indus Maldives Resort & Spa Thaa Atoll 2019
JW Marriott Maldives Shaviyani Atoll 2019
Lux* North Malé Atoll Malé Atoll 2019
Pullman Maamutaa Maldives Gaafu Alifu Atoll 2019
Radisson Blu Resort Maldives Alif Dhaalu Atoll 2019
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Gaafu Alifu Atoll 2019
SAii Lagoon Maldives, Curio Collection by Hilton Malé Atoll 2019
Sandies Bathala Maldives Alif Alif Atoll 2019
South Palm Ismahela Hera Seenu Atoll 2019
The Nautilus Maldives Baa Atoll 2019
Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Malé Atoll 2019
You & Me Maldives by Cocoon Raa Atoll 2019
Zazz Island Resort South Ari Atoll 2019
The Residence Maldives at Dhigurah Gaafu Alifu Atoll 2019
AVANI Fares Maldives Resort Baa Atoll 2020
Capella Maldives Malé Atoll 2020
Dream Gasveli Meemu Atoll 2020
Address Madivaru Maldives Resort & Spa Alif Alif Atoll 2021
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What best suits Chinese visitors to the Maldives?

Around 300,000 Chinese tourists visited the Maldives in 2018, representing around 0.02 per cent of...

Liquid Pvt Ltd unveils Maldives’ first Nespresso showroom

Liquid Pvt Ltd has unveiled Maldives’ first Nespresso showroom. The outlet, located at M. Dhoores,...

Coco Collection wants a summer intern to help rescue sea turtles

Coco Collection has launched an internship as part of its continuing partnership with the...

Cenizaro’s second property in Maldives is now open

The Residence Maldives at Dhigurah, Cenizaro Hotels & Resorts’ second property in the Maldives, is...

Holiday Inn® Resort Kandooma Maldives bags Indian Ocean’s Leading MICE Hotel 2019 title

Holiday Inn® Resort Kandooma Maldives has bagged the title of Indian Ocean’s Leading MICE Hotel...

Adaaran Resorts Maldives’ Tharaka Appuhamy bags Stellier Award in HR

Tharaka Appuhamy, Assistant General Manager for Talent Management & Quality Assurance at Adaaran...


Raffaele Solferino, General Manager at Grand Park Kodhipparu, Maldives

Taking an example from other passionate hoteliers, Raffaele Solferino started his career in the industry at a young age. Now, as the General Manager...

The Soneva-YCI partnership: Building blocks for women empowerment

Contributing only around four per cent of the total workforce in the Maldives’ tourism industry, local women are the least employed demographic...

Ahmed Zameel, General Manager, Holiday Island Resort & Spa

Ahmed Zameel began his career in the hospitality industry as a management trainee. Coming back home in 2004 after acquiring a Bachelor’s Degree in...

A Day in the Life of Ahmed ‘Mujey’ Mujuthaba

Ahmed Mujuthaba, commonly known as Mujey, has been working in the hospitality industry for over 17 years. He started his career in Constance Moofushi...