Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has taken part in the 03rd annual Maldives Day event organized by the Resort Life of Maldives held in Tsarsky City Resort, Ukraine. The aim of this event was promoting Maldives as a destination in an interactive way and to highlight unique aspects of Maldives tourism product with top tour operators and Medias from Ukraine.
The event was a one day event held in the evening. A total of 08 participants from across the Maldives tourism industry exhibited at the event. They are Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fenfushi, Cocoon Maldives, Robinson Club Maldives, Heritance Aarah, Adaaran Hotels & Resorts, Ayada Maldives, The Residence Maldives and Vakkaru Maldives.
The event kicked off with greetings from the Join up Head of Maldives Destination Mr. Eugene Khadzhynov. During the event a presentation about the destination was given by MMPRC in addition to the meetings held with industry professionals and top agents. Furthermore, various activities were carried out to engage with the visitors including the distribution of the promotional materials.
A total of 6,066 tourists from Ukraine visited Maldives from January to May 2019. This is a positive growth of 8.3% compared to the same period of 2018.