Articles tagged “maldives”

Daily Lodging Report

Maldives Saw Resort Revenue Drop in 2023

The Maldivian tourism sector experienced a significant revenue decline last year, with resort revenue dropping by $529 million and total tourism revenue decreasing from $5.4 billion to $5 billion, attributed partly to a shift towards guesthouses over traditional resorts.

Daily Lodging Report

Maldives Tourism to Surpass a Half Million Arrivals in 2024

In 2024, the Maldives surpassed 500,000 visitors, led by China as the top source, followed by Russia, Italy, and the UK, with an average stay of 7.8 days.

Maldives Tourism to Surpass a Half Million Arrivals in 2024

Airlines

This All-Luxury Airline is Expanding Fast: Should the Big Carriers be Worried?

If the business plan is to be believed, Beond Airlines could be a major threat to traditional operators before the end of the decade.

This All-Luxury Airline is Expanding Fast: Should the Big Carriers be Worried?

Online Travel

Cleartrip Launches Corporate Travel Booking Tool: India Report

Post Covid, India has been witnessing a rise in corporate travel, driven by face-to-face meetings and conventions. New business hotels and convention centers are being developed to cater to the rising demand.

Cleartrip Launches Corporate Travel Booking Tool: India Report

Daily Lodging Report

Indians Cancelled 8,000 Bookings to Maldives

India has now slipped to the fifth position for tourist arrivals into Maldives in January, with just over 13,000 visitors, per the latest data from the Maldives tourism industry.

Tourism

#BoycottMaldives Impact: Indian Arrivals Fall to 5th Place – India Report

India's emergence as an outbound tourism powerhouse, prompts the question of whether Maldives can afford to overlook this market for an extended period.

#BoycottMaldives Impact: Indian Arrivals Fall to 5th Place – India Report

Airlines

Soneva CEO Hopes For Resolution To India-Maldives Dispute: India Report

Soneva resorts Chief Executive Officer Sonu Shivdasani's comment is a testament to the fact that tourism industry has taken a hit following India-Maldives diplomatic dispute.

Soneva CEO Hopes For Resolution To India-Maldives Dispute: India Report

Airlines

India Takes Steps To Manage Fatigue Risks for Aviation Crew: India Report

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation's decision to ease work pressure on aviation crew is a welcome step, considering the recent reports of fatigue-related safety risks.

India Takes Steps To Manage Fatigue Risks for Aviation Crew: India Report

Airlines

Choice Hotels Campaign Targets TikTok and Spotify

Today's podcast looks at Choice Hotels' new marketing push, United's and Alaska's Boeing losses, and the India-Maldives spat.

Choice Hotels Campaign Targets TikTok and Spotify

Daily Lodging Report

Maldives Hotel Bookings Are Victims of Social Media Spat

The Maldives experienced a backlash from Indian tourists, with a significant number of hotel booking and flight ticket cancellations, following offensive comments by Maldivian politicians against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.