Maldives Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Travelers' Choice: World's top 25 hotelsRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... in the 13th annual awards, which are based on the quality and quantity of traveler reviews. Gili Lankanfushi Maldives earned the top global award. Private butler service adds to the pampering at the resort in the North Male Atoll. Maldives resorts ...

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  2. Travellers' Choice Awards 2015: Family-run Lawton Court Hotel in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Independent

    ... industry, with the UK home to more of the world's best rated properties than any other country." Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, on the North Male Atoll of the Maldives, took the title of the world's top hotel for 2015. The Shola Coach House, Portrush; ...

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  3. Llandudno hoteliers scoop TripAdvisor's best bargain hotel awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | IcNorthWales

    ... have now bought the hotel in between their respective hotels and plan to extend both into it. Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, which is on the North Male Atoll of the island nation, took the title of the world's top hotel for 2015. James Kay, from ...

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  4. Traders Hotel, Male, Maldives rebrands to Hotel Jen Male, Maldives.Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | 4 Hoteliers

    Rebranded as Hotel Jen Mal, Maldives, the Traders Hotel, Mal, Maldives, marks the seventh Traders property to adopt the new Jen brand by Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd. Catering to a new 'Jeneration' of independently minded business and leisure travelers, the brand is launching quickly and on track for ten Hotel Jens opening in major cities in Asia Pacific by April 2015. The Hotel Jen brand is inspired by the virtual persona Jen, a professional hotelier who loves life, travel and the adventure of discovering new places.

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  5. New training programme for food inspectors from tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... for the program for inspectors are designed by a special team at the Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning. Maldives Minister meets Qatari ambassador Male: Maldives Minister of Islamic Affairs Dr Mohamed Shaheem Ali Saeed yesterday met Qatari ...

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  6. Akon, Priyanka Chopra perform in MaldivesRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The highly anticipated Tourist Arrival Countdown music extravaganza was held in the capital city of Maldives, Male, recently where Grammy Award winning artist Akon and Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra performed. The audience was entertained by the internationally acclaimed musician Akon.

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  7. No limit to luxury in the MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    I've just arrived at the all-villa One & Only Reethi Rah, stepping off a suitably luxurious launch that has whisked me from the rather less than plush Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, and wouldn't you know it? I appear to be the one and only guest sporting legs able to match the impossibly pure white sand of the beaches that ring one of the Maldives's most exclusive and renowned resorts. Everyone seems to be over-tanned, over-rich and over here.

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  8. Traders Hotel, Male, Maldives Rebrands to Hotel Jen Male, MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Hospitality Net

    Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts 28/F Kerry Centre, 683 King's Road, Quarry Bay Hong Kong, Hong Kong Phone: 2599 3000 Fax: 2599 3131 Visit Website Rebranding today as Hotel Jen MalA , Maldives, the Traders Hotel, MalA , Maldives, marks as the seventh Traders property to adopt the new Jen brand by Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd. Catering to a new 'Jeneration' of independently minded business and leisure travelers, the brand is launching quickly and on track for ten Hotel Jens opening in major cities in Asia Pacific by April 2015. The Hotel Jen brand is inspired by the virtual persona Jen, a professional hotelier who loves life, travel and the adventure of discovering new places.

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  9. Historic moment awaits Palestine football team after painful journeyRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    The National Football Stadium in Male, the capital of The Maldives, was only half full as the match moved into injury time, but the 6,000 people in the crowd were about to witness history being made. It was May, 2014, and the final of the AFC Challenge Cup.

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  10. History awaits Palestine after painful journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | CNN

    Palestinians celebrate in the West Bank city of Ramallah on May 30, 2014, after Palestine qualified for their maiden Asian Cup appearance with a 1-0 win over injury-hit Philippines in the final of the AFC Challenge Cup in Maldives. Hundreds of fans pour onto the street to celebrate Palestine's historic success.

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  11. The Marmite fan's guide to the magical MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... me it leans towards sunburn, prickly heat and boredom. So it was with a little trepidation that I set off for the Maldives, an idyllic spot synonymous with luxury laziness and loved-up honeymooners. Could such a place have anything to offer a ...

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  12. Maldives leader invites Sri Lankan President for a state visit to take 'relationship forward'Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Colombo Page

    Jan 09, Male: Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom in a congratulatory message to the new President of Sri Lanka, Maithripala Sirisena has invited him for a state visit to exchange views in "taking our relationship forward." "On behalf of the people and the Government of Maldives I wish to convey my sincere congratulations to you on your victory in the Presidential election held yesterday in Sri Lanka," Maldivian leader said in his message.

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  13. Maldives to hand over all Sri Lankan prisoners to governmentRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Colombo Page

    Jan 07, Colombo: Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has instructed the Maldivian authorities to handover all Sri Lankan prisoners currently held in Maldives to the Government of Sri Lanka, the External Affairs Ministry said in a statement today. This gesture was in response to a request made on a humanitarian basis by President Mahinda Rajapaksa during a recent conversation with the President of Maldives, according to the Ministry.

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  14. Indian woman languishing in Maldives jail for over four yearsRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Male: A 30-year-old Indian woman facing charges of murdering her 10-month-old child has been languishing in a jail awaiting sentence for more than four years. Rubeena Buruhanudeen, who hails from Kerala, has been held in Dhoonidhoo detention centre here on charges of murdering her ten-month-old child and attempting suicide a criminal offence in the Maldives - but has been awaiting sentence since August 2010, Minivan News reported today.

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  15. Indian woman languishing in Maldives jail, awaiting sentence for over four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | DNA India

    A 30-year-old Indian woman facing charges of murdering her 10-month-old child has been languishing in a jail awaiting sentence for more than four years. Rubeena Buruhanudeen, who hails from Kerala, has been held in Dhoonidhoo detention centre in Male on charges of murdering her ten-month-old child and attempting suicide a criminal offence in the Maldives - but has been awaiting sentence since August 2010, Minivan News reported on Tuesday.

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  16. Sri Lanka's Brown Investments, Palm Garden Hotel and Eden Hotel in...Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Colombo Page

    Dec 30, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Brown Investments, Palm Garden Hotel and Eden Hotel have jointly invested US$ 1.5 million to acquire a beach resort in Maldives for the purpose of developing a resort hotel in the island. Brown Investments, Palm Garden Hotel and Eden Hotel have each invested US$ 500,000 to acquire 5,000 shares of Bodufaru Beach Resort Limited , Maldives amounting to 33.33% of the equity of the Company for the purpose of developing a resort hotel in the Maldives.

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  17. Sean Paul death threat: 'we did not issue warning' says Islamist groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies An Islamist group from the Maldives with links to the war in Syria has denied issuing a death threat to Jamaican reggae star Sean Paul.

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  18. Sean Paul jihadi death threat: Jamaican singer told to stay away from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A death threat has been posted online warning Sean Paul, the Jamaican singer and reggae star, that he should not perform at a New Year's Eve concert in the Maldives.

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  19. Ooredoo, partners promote disaster preparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... new opportunities to provide support for people," said Dr Nasser Marafih, Group CEO, Ooredoo. Recently, Ooredoo Maldives has been in action to help tackle the Male water crisis, which left thousands of people without fresh water after a fire broke ...

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  20. India and China slugging it out in South AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Japan Times

    Earlier this month India decided to send five planes and two ships carrying water and machinery parts to Maldives after drinking water was cut off to more than 100,000 residents in the nation's capital of Male due to a fire in the city's only water sewage treatment plant. The Indian Navy's patrol vessel INS Sukanya carried 35 tons of fresh water and two reverse osmosis plants onboard, which can produce 20 tons of fresh water per day to meet the water crisis in Maldives.

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