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    06 Dec 2017

    Etihad to increase flights to Maldives

    Etihad Airways today announced four additional weekly flights on the popular Abu Dhabi – Malé route, taking frequency to the idyllic Mald[..] read »

    25 Nov 2017

    Jumeirah Vittaveli to open the first ice rink in the Maldives

    Maldives, 22 November 2017: Jumeirah Vittaveli brings a new first to the Maldives this festive season with the opening of the destination’s firs[..] read »

    20 Nov 2017


    Maldives, 6 November 2017: Whisk your family away to a tropical wonderland at Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives and celebrate the colourful festive s[..] read »

    17 Nov 2017

    Kanuhura Maldives Orchids Blooms Again

    Not many hotels in the world can claim to have their own unique flower, but Kanuhura Maldives is the home of  the Dendrobium Kanuhura, a rare gol[..] read »

    14 Oct 2011

    SAARC Cultural Festival in Maldives

    A cultural festival is being planned to be held in Addu City to coincide with the 17th SAARC Summit being held from 10-11 November 2011. The main obj[..] read »

    08 Oct 2011

    Maldives president outlines progress on carbon neutral plan

    The Maldives has made significant progress since last year in beginning the move towards becoming the world’s first carbon neutral country, Pres[..] read »

    08 Oct 2011

    Virgin Group Founder Says Fossil Fuel Addiction Will Lead To Unprecedented Global Recession

    Sir Richard Branson, the founder and Chairman of the Virgin Group, has said that the world faces “the mother of all recessions” unless muc[..] read »

    28 Sep 2011

    Sir Richard Branson and Edward Norton to speak at the Six Senses SLOW LIFE Symposium Environmental Conference

    Sir Richard Branson and American actor and environmental campaigner, Edward Norton are among the pantheon of global environmental leaders who are se[..] read »

    20 Sep 2011

    Conrad Maldives collects five awards in two weeks

    We are pleased to announce that Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is the proud winner of five different awards in the past two weeks; collecting two from[..] read »

    13 Sep 2011

    Mega Maldives sparkles with the launch of direct flights from Korea

    MEGA Maldives Airlines, the international airline of the Republic of Maldives, has today successfully launched a direct route to the Maldives from I[..] read »

News Archives - 2010:05

President meets with the Manager of Blackburn Rovers

President Mohamed Nasheed this afternoon met with Manager of English Premier League club Blackburn Rovers, Mr Sam Allardyce. During the meeting, Mr Allardyce said Blackburn Rovers were intending to give two Maldivian football players the opportunity to train with the club. [...] read more »

Maldives participates at INDABA 2010 fair

Male’, 28 January 2010; Maldives Tourism Promotion Board together with tourism industry participated at the INDABA fair which was held in Durban, South Africa from 8 – 11 May 2010. At the end of the 3rd day a total of 13,856 visitors had passed through INDABA’s[...] read more »

17th SAARC summit to be held in South Province – President Nasheed

In his weekly radio address, President Mohamed Nasheed has said the government has decided to hold the 17th SAARC summit in the South Province. He said the summit could take place both in Addu and Fuahmulah atolls, adding that a lot of preparatory work would have to be done for [...] read more »

14 new islands to be leased for resort development

The government has decided to lease 14 new islands for resort development to finance regional airports and housing projects. According to the government gazette, six islands will be leased on a tender basis to develop regional airports in Dhaalu Atoll Kudahuvadhoo, Thaa Atoll Th[...] read more »

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