Maldives Association for Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) honoured the travel and tourism industry with first ever Maldives Travel Awards.
W Retreat & Spa Maldives participates in the ‘Upgrade Yourself’ campaign which was launched this week by Starwood Hotels and Resorts Asia Pacific. This campaign allows travellers to upgrade themselves to the higher room categories and enjoy upgraded benefits at a minimum of 20% off standard Suite and Villa rates or 10% off standard Club room rates. Upgrade privileges include larger premium rooms and access to the Club and Executive Lounges, complimentary breakfast and evening cocktails.
A delegation from Maldivian airline together with Maldives Marketing & Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has just concluded a two city road-show in Chennai and Mumbai on 27th and 28th September with an impressive turn-out of more than 260 agents between two cities to explore business opportunities with Maldivian travel companies.The delegation was led by Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture, Hon. Mohamed Meleeh Jamal.
The Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation (MMPRC) together with the tourism industry successfully completed a road show in major two cities, Fukuoka and Osaka in Japan on Sunday 9th September 2012. More than 90 different Japanese tour operators participated in this road show.
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Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation will be hosting a destination Marketing Workshop on 13 September 2012, 1000hrs at Nasandhura Palace Hotel. Key stake holders from the industry involved in marketing are invited to the workshop.
Maldives has been ranked the 4th place in the BEST IN TRAVEL POLL 2012, voted by readers of SmartTravelAsia.com, the only dedicated travel magazine for Asia which has consistently high search engine rankings. This is a worldwide poll with SmartAsiaTravel.com’s frequent traveler readers voting from Europe, USA, and Asia, where voting was from May to July this year.
The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation coordinated a familiarisation tour to the Maldives for a group of 3 journalists representing various media targeting the general consumer via daily papers covering and online magazine versions from 26th August – 3rd September 2012.
Sheraton Maldives and W Maldives participates in the “Going from Workdays to Holidays” Resorts promotion by Starwood Hotels and Resorts Asia Pacific. Travellers planning their next vacation can book the Resort offer of a 20% savings off Standard Rates with breakfast for two persons.
Maldives to allocate a special space within the stand to promote the wellness tourism segment which is one of the most promising niche markets in the tourism industry today. The focus would be to attract more visitors to the Maldives stand by giving them the opportunity to seek tranquil refuge for a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of WTM itself to de-stress, relax, revitalise and energise the senses.
Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation jointly with the industry partners organized a fam trip for Indian market from 5-12th August 2012. The fam group includes journalists from travel magazines, mainline publications, newspapers, fashion and lifestyle magazines from various cities in India.
W Retreat & Spa Maldives is pleased to announce the enrollment of seven Talent for the Hotel Asia International Culinary Challenge.
Maldives marketing activities have been strategized to increase arrivals during fourth quarter of 2012 and to cushion market fluctuations in Europe. Investing in potentials areas to diversify markets and maintaining arrivals in traditional markets are key approaches to meet the target of 1 million tourists in 2012.
Island Aviation Services Ltd is to start new direct routes to Mumbai Chennai and Dhaka in November this year and direct flights to New Delhi in April 2013 as part of the company’s regional expansion.
Dusit Thani Maldives is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Desmond Hatton as General Manager of the recently opened luxury resort in Baa Atoll, the Maldives.
Having successfully contributed to create a database now counting more than 170 species of identified whale sharks, the established Marine Biology Centre of LUX* Maldives welcomes the new resident marine biologist Ms. Charlie Hawley to lead the on-going researches and activities conducted within SAMPA (South Ari Marine Protected Area).
Starwood Maldives; Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa and W Retreat & Spa Maldives has hosted their Annual Ramadan Break Fast Fundraiser event on 2nd, Thursday.