Celebrating 50 golden years of the Maldives Tourism Industry

4th October 2022

The year 2022 marks the 50th Golden Jubilee of the Maldives tourism industry. In celebration of this exciting milestone, The Ministry of Tourism held an Appreciation Award Ceremony at Crossroads Maldives and a Gala evening in the Capital Male’ City to announce the winners. The events were attended by The President of the Maldives, His Excellency Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, The Vice President, His Excellency Faisal Naseem, Chief Justice of Maldives, Cabinet Ministers, members of parliament, foreign dignitaries, and tourism industry stakeholders.

Photo: Speaker of Parliament His Excellency Mohamed Nasheed, Villa Group Chairman Honorable Qasim Ibrahim and President of the Maldives His Excellency Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

Villa Hotels & Resorts have been awarded several awards at the Appreciation Reception and at the Gala evening. The President’s Tourism Gold Award for the Exemplary Contributions to the Development of the Maldives was received by Villa Group Chairman, Honorable Qasim Ibrahim. Appreciation awards were received by Villa Group Managing Director Mr. Ibrahim Siyad Qasim and Villa Hotels & Resorts Director Sales & Marketing Mr. Ali Rasheed Adam along with Senior Managers Mr. Ahmed Nasheed and Mr. Asim Rasheed, as well as Villa Hotels & Resorts. The awards are a testament to the prevailing commitment to the Maldives tourism industry from the entire Villa Group.

Photo: Vice President of the Maldives His Excellency Faisal Naseem and Villa Group Chairman Honorable Qasim Ibrahim