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  The Maldives are looking to grow their brand beyond their holiday ‘getaway’ reputation and show off the location’s strengths as a MICE destination. Dr Abdulla Mausoom, minister of tourism for the Maldives, stated at the Visit Maldives London event: “Maldives is an ideal holiday destination, and everyone knows about it. But, also, Maldives is a MICE destination where we are...

Visit Maldives shows off MICE credentials at London event

London’s Corinthia Hotel was the venue for the Maldives MICE event, 3 November. Fifty selected buyers and agents had the chance to discuss the opportunities available for hosting events in the Maldives. Twenty-six suppliers and the Maldives minister of tourism also joined the event. The evening involved a networking session for B2B meetings between suppliers and buyers, followed by a three-course ...

Visit Maldives launches Redefining MICE global campaign: get involved in London, 3 November

Visit Maldives has launched its ‘Redefining MICE’ global campaign to promote the country as a preferred destination for meetings and events. The campaign was launched during a special luncheon held during the annual MICE India and Luxury Travel (MILT) Congress in the Grand Hyatt Mumbai, 5 October. Visit Maldives says the aim of the new campaign is to redefine the business environment, wh...

Visit Maldives launches themed virtual platform with ‘barefoot beach conference’

Convention bureau Visit Maldives has created a virtual event management platform called ‘My Virtual Maldives’. The platform aims to host virtual webinars, exhibitions, roadshows and marketing events. Different virtual ‘areas’ of the platform depict different aspects of the Maldives, with a ‘barefoot beach conference’ space next to the ‘underwater networking suite’. Visit Maldives says the platform...

Visit Maldives launches its first virtual event management platform and targets Indian market

Visit Maldives has been ramping up the marketing effort of the south Asia archipelago, with an appearance at the Indian travel trade show SATTE and the launch of a new virtual event management platform, My Virtual Maldives. Features of the new platform include AI-powered matchmaking, smart lead generation, virtual booths, live video calls and 1-on-1 video meetings and a networking lounge. Each are...