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By Neil Merrett | Saturday, October 27, 2012 - 21:06
Maldives tourism authorities remain confident the country will meet its ambition to welcome one million visitors to the country during 2012 despite ongoing “political turmoil”... read more
By Neil Merrett | Sunday, October 21, 2012 - 15:12
Ibrahim Nasir International Airport (INIA) in Male' has become only the second duty free operator in the Asia Pacific region to sell a recently launched US$39,000 whisky, reflecting... read more
By Neil Merrett | Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 14:10
  Aitken Spence Hotels has announced plans to expand its operations within the Maldives through its Adaaran resort brand in anticipation of increased tourist interest in the country,... read more
By Neil Merrett | Friday, October 12, 2012 - 13:22
  Deposited by elephants, ground by human hand and costing US$1,100 per kilogramme; resort operator Anantara hopes to offer guests at its Maldives properties an experience shared by... read more
By Daniel Bosley | Monday, October 1, 2012 - 21:54
  The Maldives’ first ever travel awards ceremony was held at Paradise Island Resort on Friday (September 28) to mark 40 years of tourism in the country. The event, organised by... read more
By Neil Merrett | Sunday, September 30, 2012 - 00:20
  The Maldives and Thailand have become the first Asian destinations to be offered by private travel club Inspirato – a group claiming to specialise in providing luxury travel... read more
By JJ Robinson and Daniel Bosley | Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 23:33
  The Maldives government has hit out accusations made within prominent UK media by Former President Mohamed Nasheed about rising radicalisation in the country, claiming... read more
By Neil Merrett | Monday, September 24, 2012 - 10:57
  Arrival numbers to the Maldives between January and August this year totalled 614,802 people – an increase of 2.9 percent compared to the same period during 2011, official... read more
By Daniel Bosley | Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 21:29
  Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts CEO Katie Taylor has received two prestigious Conde’ Nast World Savers Awards, on behalf of the company’s resorts in the Maldives. Four... read more
By Neil Merrett | Friday, September 14, 2012 - 08:12
  The 2012 Hotel Asia Exhibition and International Culinary Challenge is said to be at maximum capacity in terms of exhibitors this year – a trend organisers have claimed defies... read more
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