Maldives met with agents in Manchester during the three city roadshow

Maldives holds three-city roadshow events in the UK and Ireland

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has held three-city roadshow from November 7-11.

Travel agents were invited to wash away their winter blues and experience the ‘Sunny Side of Life’.

The roadshow events held in Croke Park in Dublin, Hotel Football in Manchester and The Corinthian Club in Glasgow provided agents with the opportunity to meet with major travel partners from the Maldives and find out more about the new tourism developments taking place across the island nation.

Over the three events, ten lucky travel agents won holidays to the Maldives during the roadshow events, with prizes including five-night holidays at Reethi Faru Resort on a full-board basis, five-night holidays at You & Me Maldives, and a two-night stay at LUX South Ari Atoll. Guests also enjoyed refreshments and dinner, as well as one-on-one meetings with 17 hotels and resorts from the Maldives.

Attendees included agents and representatives from prominent travel companies.

Safa Musthafa, senior marketing executive at MMPRC, said: “It has been a pleasure to bring the ‘Sunny Side of Life’ to Dublin, Manchester and Glasgow this week during our roadshow evening events. The UK and Ireland are two of our most important inbound markets for tourism and the events have provided us with the perfect opportunity to update our valued travel partners on all the new tourism developments taking place across the Maldives.”

The roadshow events took place following MMPRC’s attendance at WTM, where its managing director Thoyyib Mohamed met with important travel trade partners and media contacts to discuss tourism developments in the Maldives. These include an influx of new resorts, including several new family-friendly, adult-only and high-end properties.

In October, the Maldives also welcomed increased airlift for UK travellers with the launch of a new five-times-weekly flight from London Heathrow to Malé, via Bahrain, with Gulf Air.

For more information, visit

More News...

Olympic Holidays launches…

Olympic Holidays launches new Island-hopping brochure

Olympic Holidays has launched an island-hopping brochure, Island adventures 2020.

Haven offers savings up t…

Haven offers savings up to 40% off on 2020 summer breaks

Haven is offering up to 40% off UK coastal breaks in summer 2020.

Manchester Airport reveal…

Manchester Airport reveals progress made on £1bn transformation programme

Manchester Airport has revealed the progress made on its £1 billion transformations with several months to go until it opens its new terminal.

Become a Saga Star and en…

Become a Saga Star and enjoy a range of benefits

Saga has announced a new programme which will see a group of travel agents become ‘Saga Stars’, benefitting from a raft of rewards and prizes.

Hotelbeds and easyJet hol…

Hotelbeds and easyJet holidays sign strategic partnership

Hotelbeds has signed a strategic five-year accommodation supplier agreement with easyJet holidays.

CMV introduces two more c…

CMV introduces two more cruise ships for 2021

Cruise and Maritime Voyages (CMV) has announced the acquisition of two more cruise ships to join its ocean fleet - increasing to eight cruise ships in 2021.

CMV offer agents the chan…

CMV offer agents the chance to get on board in 2020

Cruise and Maritime Voyages is announcing 28 opportunities for the travel trade to visit five of their cruise ships in 2020.

TUI UK launches winter 20…

TUI UK launches winter 2020 programme with holidays to Sharm El Sheikh

TUI has announced its winter 2020 programme with the reintroduction of holidays to Sharm El Sheikh.

Jumeirah Group adds Capri…

Jumeirah Group adds Capri Palace to its international portfolio

Jumeirah Group has announced it has been appointed to operate and manage the renowned Capri Palace in Italy.

Princess Cruises offers t…

Princess Cruises offers trips from £499 and onboard savings package

Princess Cruises has announced its ‘best sale ever’ for Wave with prices starting at £499 per person and a £50 deposit available.

Explore's 'Treasures of J…

Explore's 'Treasures of Jordan' trip see 76% rise in bookings

Explore has seen bookings for its Treasures of Jordan trip increase by 76% year-on-year in 2019.

Malaysia Airlines and Tou…

Malaysia Airlines and Tourism Malaysia host a mega fam

Malaysia Airlines and Tourism Malaysia have taken a collective of their key travel trade partners on a tour of Malaysia with a mega fam trip, in preparation for Visit Malaysia...

Prev Next

twn Are you sure that you want to switch to desktop version?