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Vietnam Will Soon Issue Visa Policy for ...

Illustrative image (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – the Ministry of Foreign Affairs coordinate with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to complete tourism recovery plans and develop a visa policy for foreign touristssaid ministry spokesman Le Thi Thu Hang at a press conference on February 17. According to the spokesperson, the Ministry of Culture, […]

Neha Dhupia accepts Bollywood has change...

Neha Dhupia says marriage and the birth of her children changed her life. The actor, who will be seen in the upcoming crime drama a thursday, is happy to juggle life and career as she shares responsibilities with her husband Angad Bedi. The couple have two children – daughter Mehr and son Guriq. The actor […]

Mandarin Oriental signs a luxury resort ...

(February 16, 2022) Mandarin Oriental has signed a management agreement for a new luxury resort in the Maldives. Scheduled to open in 2025, the resort is currently under development and will span three private islands on Bolidhuffaru Reef in South Malé Atoll. The resort, reachable by a 20-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport in […]

Saudi Expo 2020 pavilion scores 3 millio...

DHAHRAN: The COVID-19 pandemic has helped Saudi Arabia become one of the most tech-savvy countries. For two years, you could no longer leave your home without two essentials: your mask and your smartphone. Forget your bulky wallet or possibly forget to bring one of your IDs; everything you need now could easily fit in your […]

Easing of quarantine, Cov testing rules ...

KOLKATA: This is good news for international passengers arriving in Kolkata from this week as a number of restrictions in terms of RT-PCR testing and home quarantine have been lifted as the Omicron wave diminishes in the country. The travel and tourism industry suffered a sudden setback due to the third wave at the end […]

Emirates looks to Maldivians to expand o...

On February 10, Dubai-based Emirates signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Maldivian, the flag carrier of the Maldives. With the signing of this Memorandum of Understanding, the two airlines will agree to explore possible partnership options. Although these are preliminary or tentative news, they have the potential to open up opportunities for codeshare, interlining […]

SIA resumes recruitment of cabin crew af...

SINGAPORE — Flag carrier Singapore Airlines (SIA) has resumed recruiting cabin crew, following a two-year hiring freeze caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. This is to meet emerging labor needs amid growing demand for international air travel as more Vaccinated Taxiways (VTLs) have been put in place, the SIA said Saturday, February 12. . The airline […]

COVID checklist for traveling abroad

You will need to know the COVID travel rules before booking a vacation. Photo: Getty As travel continues to open up, it can be a minefield for passengers to follow COVID travel rules and entry requirements in different countries. Despite the easing of some restrictions in the UK and EU, two-thirds of travelers still worry […]

Press freedom declines rapidly over the ...

Media freedom has steadily declined in recent years, partly as a result of undemocratic and illiberal pressures and practices and the misuse of digital technologies to restrict media freedom, Media Freedom said on Thursday. Coalition, a group of media professionals. The global coalition also said challenges to media freedom include unduly restrictive laws, arbitrary and/or […]

UK airline bookings soar | Weekly TTR

SINGAPORE, February 11, 2022: Flight bookings to and from the UK have soared following recent announcements that relaxed rules on Covid-19 testing, according to new research from ForwardKeys. Since the relaxation of testing and self-isolation rules, combined inbound and outbound flight bookings have jumped to 84% of pre-pandemic (2019) levels, outbound at 106% and inbound […]

Abu Dhabi’s Royaljet will add more plane

The business jet sector was one of the first in the aviation industry to rebound as airline passenger services ground to a halt. Frequent business travelers also consider private jets a safer mode of transportation. Although demand this year has exceeded the highs seen in 2020 and 2021, Royaljet plans to add more aircraft as […]

The regulation of bird imports gives the...

The attorney general’s office has claimed that the regulation of bird imports in the Maldives provides an opportunity to bring the birds back to the country of origin, instead of killing them. According to the AG Office, birds imported into the Maldives were not on the list of birds allowed to be imported into the […]

Keong Hong: Memorandum of Understanding ...

KEONG HONG HOLDINGS LIMITED Incorporated into the Republic of Singapore (Company registration number: 200807303W) CONCLUSION OF A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH CONTINENTAL HOPE SINGAPORE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT PTE. LTD. FOR THE JOINT EXPLORATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF HOTEL PROJECTS INTRODUCTIONThe Board of Directors of Keong Hong Holdings Limited (the […]

Liverpool newlyweds enjoy a magical wint...

A SMITTEN couple who first met in a Jiu Jitsu class got married in an intimate wedding in front of their loved ones. Sharon Lee, senior business analyst, and Christopher Daley, who works in recruitment, were married at the Abbey House Hotel and Gardens on January 2. The couple, who currently live in Liverpool, first […]

5 countries that allow unvaccinated tour...

The emergence of the coronavirus pandemic has completely changed everyone’s travel habits. But, thanks to the recent downward trend in daily cases and the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, traveling around the world is becoming easier, especially for those who are fully vaccinated with an approved vaccine. While many countries now only allow entry of vaccinated […]

Covid-19: Household limits to be removed...

Covid-19 measures are to be eased from Monday as the government pushes ahead with its exit plan to return the country to normality. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health Chris Fearne has said the four-household limit imposed on indoor domestic activities will be scrapped altogether. Visiting hours at Mater Dei Hospital will be extended […]

Luxurious spas to book for Valentine’s D

If you both fancy a well-deserved break from the hustle and bustle culture, take a short drive outside of Mumbai to this wellness hub. Fusing South Asian techniques with contemporary ideas, this spa is surrounded by hilly landscapes and also offers acupressure, reiki, pranic healing and hydrotherapy. The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg, Kashmir […]

Russian vacationers crave sun and sand A...

Russians look set to be back in the air, with forecast data from ForwardKeys predicting that outbound travel to APAC countries will increase by +64% from last year and +96% from last year. 2020. However, despite the positive upside, there is still some way to go, but it has returned to pre-pandemic numbers with ForwardKeys […]

Megan McKenna in Swimsuit Says “If You H

British TV and pop culture icon Megan McKenna is vacationing in the beautiful Maldives. And she takes her followers with her. In her latest post, McKenna lay back in the light blue water in a multi-colored neon swimsuit. She captioned the post, “If you had one wish would it be to fly?” How does she […]

ForwardKeys Reveals Information on Resum...

RUSSIA. ForwardKeys has shared new information on the progress of resuming outbound travel in Russia. Based on available data, the analyst predicted that 2019 international passenger levels may not be reached until 2026. ForwardKeys revealed its projected recovery rate for the market through 2031, compared to the 2019 base figure. It projects significant growth from […]

Refuges for coral reefs will be almost n...

Coral reefs have long been considered as one of the first and most important ecological victims of global warming. In new search published in the journal PLOS Climate, we found that the future of these tropical ecosystems – believed to harbor more species than any other – is probably worse than expected. Climate change is […]

Union Budget 2022-23: Indian Budget News...

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Ryanair warns of further disruption afte...

gHello. We start the week with some warnings from Ryanair, which told investors not to get ahead of the recovery in the travel sector. The airline suffered a sharp slowdown in trade in December and January due to the omicron variant and warned that while bookings were improving, it was not yet off the hook. […]

Main ruling party drafts bill to crimina...

A bill to criminalize the opposition India Out campaign has been drafted by the ruling Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP). The bill is currently titled “Bill to Terminate Activities that Negatively Impact Established Bilateral Relations with Other Countries”. According to the bill, it is a punishable offense to target and criticize a specific country or institution […]

Best zoo hotels in the world for animal ...

Traveling as a pet lover can be a challenge, but many establishments, in particular, have become exceptionally pet-friendly. Dogs and cats are welcome everywhere, and several chains and private hotels welcome more unusual pets, offering a variety of amenities suited to a particular non-human companion. These hotels can range from luxurious to low-cost. Here is […]

Omicron Scare: Kerala tourism sector in ...

KOCHI: After suffering huge losses over the past three years, the tourism sector started to return to normal in December 2021 when destinations reopened and started receiving domestic and international tourists. The sector is now back to square one due to the increase in Covid cases. Over 1,000 small, medium and large tour operators, homestays […]

Online travel agent On the Beach expects...

Demand has been high in recent days after Monday’s announcement that coronavirus testing for fully vaccinated travelers arriving in the UK will be scrapped from February 11. But holiday sales are expected to rise significantly this weekend as they follow the first payday after Christmas for millions of workers. Register to our Business newsletter Register […]

Devaluation of Marriott Bonvoy: how bad ...

An interesting discussion arose in the comments section of my St. Regis Aspen review, which I wanted to address in a separate post. Marriott Bonvoy devalued in March 2022 As originally announced in October 2021, major changes are coming to the Marriott Bonvoy program in the coming weeks: Starting in March 2022, Marriott Bonvoy will […]

Maldives drops 10 places in Corruption P...

The Maldives fell 10 places in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). The CPI ranks countries around the world according to the perception of corruption in their public sectors. The results are given on a scale of 0 to 100, where 0 is very corrupt and 100 is very clean. In the 2020 index, the […]

UK reports 346 daily deaths; Denmark wa...

Many EU countries are choosing to reopen despite record infections as the World Health Organization suggests Omicron may signal a more manageable phase of the pandemic, our EU correspondent Jon Henley reports. The Netherlands has lifted its strictest Covid controls, Denmark is set to remove all restrictions within days and France will start easing restrictions […]

Are Katrina Kaif’s viral Maldives beach

Are Katrina Kaif’s latest beach pics from her honeymoon with Vicky Kaushal? (Photo credit: Instagram/katrinakaif) Bollywood diva Katrina Kaif has been making headlines for quite some time now for all personal reasons and we can’t get enough of her. The actress, who tied the knot with her boyfriend, Vicky Kaushal, in a big Indian wedding […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a magical

All kinds of Valentine’s Day gifts make our hearts swell, whether it’s dazzling jewelry, a cozy meal at a Michelin-starred restaurant, or a personalized token, but getting swept away is the ultimate path to success. heart of a globetrotter. And with the easing of travel restrictions following the Omicron assault, there’s nothing like a trip […]

Empty private jet flights hastened the d...

On several occasions, a private plane paid for by Credit Suisse dropped him off on a Thursday and returned empty to Switzerland, according to people familiar with the trip. On Monday, a plane took Mr. Horta-Osório to go to work in Zurich. The empty flights were identified in a review of his trip by the […]

Ileana D’Cruz serves up an overdose of w

Actress Ileana D’Cruz was one of the few celebrities to fly to the Maldives last year when travel restrictions, in place due to the Covid-19 pandemic, eased a bit. relaxed. The star had flooded social media with her bikini photos from the beach. Now, with Omicron putting a stop to our travel plans, we are […]

It’s time to take off your mask, seize t

AND just like that, it’s the end of the Plan B Covid restrictions. In an announcement that was almost too good to be true this week, the Prime Minister immediately withdrew work-from-home guidelines, with compulsory mask-wearing and compulsory Covid passes to be scrapped from Thursday. 6 It feels like a momentous occasion and we really […]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished Mald...

No more news Jan 22, 2022 | 9:54 p.m. New Delhi, Jan 22 (UNI) In a bid to promote precision farming in India, the Ministry of Agriculture on Saturday changed policies to promote the use of drones in agriculture and also announced subsidies on the purchase of these drones until March 2023. see more.. Jan […]

Credit Suisse boss at Euro on same day h...

Former Lloyds boss António Horta-Osório attended England’s defeat in the European Football Championship final at Wembley on the same day he allegedly broke quarantine rules to attend the final of Wimbledon men’s tennis, according to a person briefed on his movements. Horta-Osório resigned as Chairman of the Board of Credit Suisse last weekend after the […]

Mid-term flights from the UK have increa...

February’s midterm fights from the UK have increased by almost 600% in a rush to take advantage of any further relaxation of Covid rules. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has indicated that the remaining testing regulations will soon be lifted and that the boom in bookings precedes potential changes. The number of flights has increased by […]

Embracing a wetter future, the Dutch are...

This article originally appeared on Yale Environment 360. When a severe storm hit in October, residents of the floating community of Schoonschip in Amsterdam had no doubts they could pull through. They tied up their bikes and outdoor benches, checked with neighbors to make sure everyone had enough food and water, and hunkered down as […]

Judge slams PG&E as ‘continuing threat’

A federal judge ruled on Wednesday that Pacific Gas & Electric poses a “continuing threat” to California because of its role in igniting deadly wildfires, as the utility is set to end a five years criminal probation. During its probation, PG&E-owned equipment started at least 31 wildfires that burned nearly 1.5 million acres and killed […]

20 amazing February holidays at home and...

Admit it – you forgot, didn’t you? With the kids just back to school, and you’re still struggling to keep up with work, thank you cards, or getting back to regular running, one way or another – the next school vacation ( semester runs from February 12-20 this year) is already imminent and you haven’t […]

Bulgaria extends current entry restricti...

Amid rising Omicron infection rates, Bulgarian authorities have again warned that travelers from Member States and the UK who are in the red category must present their vaccination or recovery certificate , in addition to a negative PCR test result, taken within 72 hours of departure to enter Bulgaria, reports SchengenVisaInfo.com. “The persons referred to […]

The tourism paradox: is the Maldives fac...

The Maldives are a tropical paradise with pristine white sand beaches and spectacular coral reefs – but they could disappear by the end of the century. That’s the verdict of the country’s environment minister, Aminath Shauna, who says that unless urgent action is taken to stem the climate crisis, the Indian Ocean archipelago of more […]

HEOC: further restrictions will be taken...

The Health Emergency Operations Center (HEOC) said on Tuesday that additional precautionary measures will be taken to control the spread of Covid-19 after observing hospitalization rates. A communications officer at the center said he was closely monitoring the Covid-19 situation. They said further action will be taken after review of the hospitalization. The Maldives is […]

The number of Covid-19 cases continues t...

The number of Covid-19 cases continues to rise across the Maldives, with the total number of cases surpassing 105,000 as of sunset on Monday. Latest figures released by the Health Protection Agency (HPA) revealed that a total of 6,456 samples were tested for the infection during the reporting period, of which 3,439 samples were collected […]

António Horta-Osório resigns as Chairman

António Horta-Osório has resigned as chairman of Credit Suisse after repeated breaches of coronavirus quarantine rules dealt a fatal blow to his promise to restore the reputation of the scandal-hit bank. The 57-year-old’s exit after less than a year follows a board investigation which found the former chief executive of Lloyds Banking Group breached quarantine […]

The Maldives still one of the favorite t...

Post-Covid tourism in 2021 saw a deluge of Indian travelers flocking to the Maldives, and this upward trend has also remained consistent with the start of this year. According to Dr. Abdulla Mausoom, Minister of Tourism of the Maldives, India has now replaced Russia as the top source market for the Maldives, with the number […]

Thailand News Update | Rising inflation...

Thailand is experiencing a perfect demographic storm after two years of very rapid change in the local job market. While people scrambled to find new jobs at first and are now paid self-employed, employers are complaining of severe labor shortages. This problem has been exacerbated by border closures which have halted the flow of migrant […]

The big read: At your service – or maybe

The F&B industry – which relies heavily on labor from neighboring countries like Malaysia – also faces a labor shortage of around 20-30%, a spokesperson for the agency said. Restaurant Association of Singapore. “Of course the longer the queues to get into the restaurant, and in some cases a slightly longer wait at the table […]

Government extends ACC membership applic...

The government has extended the application window for vacancies in the Maldives Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). The application deadline was extended by the president’s office on Sunday. The application opportunity was originally opened by the Office of the President on December 5, 2021 and the deadline was set for December 16, 2021. It was reopened on […]

Maldives confirms 967 new cases of Covid...

Of the nearly 1,000 new Covid-19 cases confirmed in the Maldives as of sunset on Friday, 475 were detected in the congested capital Malé City. According to the latest figures published by the Health Protection Agency (HPA), a total of 967 new cases of Covid-19 and 203 additional recoveries were confirmed in the archipelago between […]

Chinese Foreign Minister’s visit to Mald

NNA | Update: January 15, 2022 10:20 am STI beijing [China], Jan 15 (ANI): Amid continued rise in COVID-19 cases driven by Omicron variant across the world, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi visited Maldives and Sri Lanka but no failed to make progress as Sri Lankan and Maldivian nationalists believe their sovereignty is being steadily […]

Next hearing in police speedboat arson c...

The next hearing in the case involving the arson of a police speedboat in March 2020 will be on January 19. A hearing for the two people charged with terrorism, in connection with the arson of a police speedboat in March 2020, was held in the criminal court on Thursday. Terrorism charges have been brought […]

Maldives engulfed in another wave of Cov...

The Maldives was hit by another wave of Covid-19 as the total number of cases topped 100,000 by sunset on Thursday. According to the latest figures published by the Health Protection Agency (HPA), a total of 816 new cases of Covid-19 and 354 additional recoveries were confirmed in the archipelago between 6 p.m. Wednesday and […]

Hitman 3 Is Going Rogue (I like)

Picture: Interactive IO At least someone is earning their frequent flyer miles. Travel restrictions are once again unpredictable, flights are canceled by the thousands, but agent 47 always gives his Centurion AMEX A training. Saville’s costumed barcode assassin makes another jaunt across the world, as Hitman 3 receives a slew of new fashions as part […]

Prayer guide 2022 equips Christians to p...

Prayer is the first thing persecuted Christians ask when Voice of the Martyrs spokesperson Todd Nettleton meets them in countries where it is difficult to practice their faith. Whether it’s the woman he met on a recent trip to the Middle East who has planted 30 house churches since accepting Christ two years ago, or […]

IOTC publishes yellowfin tuna catch limi...

The Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC), on the recommendation of its olfactory committee, set the yellowfin catch limit at 287,140 metric tonnes (MT) in 2022. IOTC Executive Secretary Christopher O’Brien said early January that 24 of the commission members have been assigned variable catch limits in accordance with the committee’s recommendations, the European Union, Maldives, […]

The absurdities that persist in the Brit...

There was good news for UK holidaymakers last week thanks to the rollback of omicron travel restrictions. Pre-departure testing was done for fully vaccinated Brits, while Day 2 testing no longer needs to be expensive PCRs – with no obligation to self-isolate while you wait for your result. Still, many other rules persist, adding cost […]

Air Mauritius resumes flights to Johanne...

Air Mauritius recently announced the resumption of its commercial flights from Johannesburg to Mauritius. The airline will now serve five weekly flights scheduled for January 2022, operated on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights will be operated by both the Airbus A350-900 and the A330-900neo. The resumption of Air Mauritius flights from Johannesburg comes […]

Maldives could see Omicron wave at the e...

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) predicts that the Maldives could see an increase in the number of cases by the end of January. The Omicron variant was found to be more contagious than the previously dominant delta variant. At a press conference held on Tuesday. Dr Nazla said HPA projections show Covid cases could peak […]

Maldives confirm more than 400 new cases...

The Maldives have confirmed more than 400 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours. A total of 454 new cases of Covid-19 and 140 additional recoveries have been confirmed across the archipelago nation between 6 p.m. Sunday and 6 p.m. Monday, according to the latest figures released by the Health Protection Agency (HPA ). Public […]

Latest travel news: Ski vacation at risk...

IItaly today tightened its Covid-19 restrictions, affecting ski holidays for British families this winter. The “green super pass” requirement has been extended to a range of additional sites and locations, including hotels. The tight pass is also compulsory to access the ski lifts and ski resorts. You can only get the Super Green Pass with […]

What China wants you to know — Covid in

IIn this week’s Chinascope, we look at Xi Jinping’s new training order for the People’s Liberation Army, India’s frustrations with Beijing’s demands, the neighbor’s involvement in the Kazakhstan protests, the tax demand $ 87.80 million from India on Xiaomi and other important stories from China. China during the week Chinese state media reported that President […]

Spike in arrivals from abroad at the air...

Chennai: The surge in Covid-19 cases has dramatically affected the travel plans of many in recent days, but November and December generated good passenger traffic for the city’s airlines and airport.Passenger traffic, especially international, has grown at a faster rate despite restrictions and the need for testing, over the past two months. However, the growth […]

Maldives, China sign key agreements, agr...

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is traveling to five countries in Eritrea, Kenya, Comoros Island, Maldives and Sri Lanka Maldives and China on Saturday signed key bilateral agreements during the visit of Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, on the development and maintenance of infrastructure in the Indian Ocean archipelago, in addition to an agreement on […]

Iberia reflects on a turbulent 2021

While 2021 was not as difficult as 2020 for the airline industry, it remained problematic due to travel restrictions imposed by the government. In a statement released earlier this week, Spain’s national airline Iberia spoke about handling the ongoing pandemic and how it was busy recovering its global network. Iberia focused on recovering its global […]

This could be the most exciting day for ...

There are two good reasons for this: beyond the instinct mentioned above to plan a getaway to an alluring destination when the temperatures at home are at their lowest. First, it is indeed the first “Sunshine Saturday” in two years. Around the same time last year, 2021 changed the lock on bearings and the ban […]

SAAF Cross Country Championship in Nagal...

The South Asian Athletics Federation (SAAF) cross-country championship, which was scheduled to be held in Nagaland on January 15, has been postponed due to an increase in Omicron cases in India, the official said on Friday. Indian Athletics Federation (AFI). “At a virtual SAAF meeting, it was decided to postpone the SAAF Cross Country Championship […]

Mauritius is the latest island destinati...

(Getty Images) Mauritius reopened its doors on Friday to travelers from South Africa and eight other previously restricted countries. The popular island destination originally announced that the Omicron-induced ban would last until January 31. The latest reprieve comes after similar measures by Seychelles and Maldives. For more stories, visit www.BusinessInsider.co.za. Mauritius is the latest island […]

India calls for innovative financing met...

New Delhi, January 6 (IANS): Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav said on Thursday that tribal and other local communities who cultivate or engage in other activities for their livelihood should be exempted from the biodiversity law in order to find a balance between the development of the local community and the conservation of biodiversity. “The […]

All Covid Travel Tests Could Be Scrapped...

Soaring reservations EasyJet reported that it has seen an almost 200% increase in UK bookings following the government’s lifting of restrictions. He said more easyJet flights were on sale from London Gatwick than ever before, with 1.1 million seats recently added. British Airways said vacation searches were up nearly 40% from the previous week, with […]

Two Oceans Strategy; How India’s worrie

While the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang yi visits the Comoros, Maldives and Sri Lanka later this week after diplomatic visits to the African continent, this will highlight Beijing’s dedication to taking advantage of a strategic position in these island nations of the Indian Ocean. In the Maldives and Sri Lanka, Wang will even continue to […]

Government reopens CCA membership applic...

The government has opened the window to apply for vacancies on the Maldives Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). The possibility of candidacy was initially opened by the Office of the President on December 5, 2021 and the deadline was set for December 16, 2021. It was reopened on December 20, 2021 and it was reopened, following the […]

2021 was a bad year for democracy in Sou...

Advertising A year of chaos on the United States Capitol, a symbol of American democracy, has proved prophetic for many countries around the world, including those in South Asia. 2021 has been a bad year for democracy in the region, as politicians and political parties, even those who came to power through electoral politics, pursued […]

Where to travel in 2022

Despite a persistent pandemic, many borders have reopened. More will likely follow this year, so it’s time to plan the trips. Ranging from urban centers bursting with culture to unspoiled wilderness away from the crowds, here’s a rundown of the destinations to explore this year. Before booking, check the latest travel requirements and restrictions. Lombardy, […]

How to plan a multi-destination honeymoo...

Can’t decide where to go for your honeymoon? You don’t have to. If you plan well and play your cards right, you can create a post-wedding getaway that takes you and your new spouse on a jet-set adventure through multiple locations, bringing you home with a life of life. stories. If you’re ambitious enough to […]

Growth in Bangladesh-Maldives Bilateral ...

A Bangladesh Air Force plane carried several tons of humanitarian aid, a military medical team and 70 Maldivian students stranded in Bangladesh due to the COVID-19 pandemic, returning to the Maldives on April 19 2020. Credit: Wikimedia Commons / Bangladesh Air Force Advertising Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina recent visit in the Maldives, his first-ever […]

The Maldives to the rescue! – The Islan

By Mahendran Thiruvarangan Erandika de Silva’s last Kuppi Talk article dealt with the disjunction between the emphasis on standardization and the lack of serious efforts to address the challenges facing students and teachers in the peripheries due to inequalities. socio-economic. She drew on her own teaching experiences in the North to elaborate on this disjunction. […]

Criminal court orders protection of stat...

A hearing in the trial for the murder of a 13-year-old teenager in June 2021 was held in the Criminal Court. Monday’s hearing focused on reviewing the pre-trial detention of the suspects and the request for an order to protect state-specified evidence. The request was accepted by the court at the hearing. The criminal court […]

Emirates ready for full throttle in 2022...

Emirates Premium Economy As another year begins with the lingering shadow of the global pandemic, Emirates stands ready to step up a gear with quiet confidence and optimism, and the benefit of continued investments in product upgrades, sustainability initiatives and a rebuilt network of destinations, said an aviation veteran. Chandana De Silva, Area Manager for […]

India to resume additional flights to Ge...

German citizens planning to travel to India will soon be able to do so, as authorities in both countries have agreed to resume additional flights between the two territories from January 19, India’s national carrier Air India said. Such a move is part of the air bubble deal previously reached by Germany and India, reports […]

Maldives welcomes first tourist of 2022 ...

The Maldives is targeting 2 million tourists in 2022, starting the year with British tourists on Saturday. The first tourist to the Maldives this year was Georgina Canning, who had visited the Maldives before. She had received a special welcome, celebrated as the first tourist to the Maldives this year The first tourist to arrive […]

New Year’s Eve 2022 Celebration Live Upd

January 2, 2022, 4:14 am IST Twinkle Khanna marks first day of 2022 with stunning holiday pic Twinkle Khanna shared a preview of her vacation to mark the first day of 2022. Sharing it, she wrote: “The Earth, after spinning and tumbling down for 365 days, is back to square one and so are we. […]

Laura Whitmore shows off her amazing fig...

Laura Whitmore shows off her amazing figure in a tight blue jumpsuit while ringing in 2022 with hubby Iain Stirling and friends By Ciara Farmer For Mailonline Posted: 9:16 a.m. EST, January 1, 2022 | Update: 9:25 a.m. EST, January 1, 2022 Laura Whitmore showed off her sensational figure as she rang for New Years […]

What airlines owe you if they cancel you...

Travelers pass through Miami International Airport on December 28, 2021 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Travel in 2021 ended on a stressful note for thousands of people thanks to omicron. The rapidly spreading variant of the coronavirus has increased infection rates around the world, including among airline workers. U.S. airlines canceled more […]

Guidelines on homestay tourism published...

Regulations on foster families have been published in the National Gazette. The Ministry of Tourism is preparing to launch the concept of homestay tourism in the Maldives next week. The ministry on Thursday released guidelines and regulations for the program, which is primarily aimed at ensuring security and sustainable growth with minimal negative impacts on […]

State of health emergency prolonged agai...

The Maldives again extended the state of public health emergency first declared in the Maldives on March 12, 2020 following the confirmation of coronavirus cases. A press release signed by Minister of Health Ahmed Naseem indicates that the authorities have decided to extend the state of health emergency, first announced on March 12, 2020 in […]

We can’t believe this perfect propositio

If there is one special thing about the proposals, it is that they always stay with you. From cleverly orchestrated proposals to totally spontaneous proposals, we love the randomness, the incredibly gentle gestures and the laughable blunders. Today we have such a sweetest story. A story of proposal from two social entrepreneurs, Sejal and Vishal. […]

India launches air travel bubble with Sa...

New Delhi: In a major relief for international travelers, who are planning to visit Saudi Arabia, the Indian government recently announced that it has signed the air bubble flight agreement with the Gulf country, and direct flights between both countries will start soon. Scroll down for more details.Also Read – 7 Omicron Symptoms In Fully […]

The world raves about Saudi Arabia’s rav

I always thought that rave parties were the preserve of Goa, but Riyadh is now a competitor When Bob Dylan sang in the 1960s, could he anticipate Saudi Arabia in the 2010s and 2020s? Come mothers and fathers all over the countryAnd don’t criticize what you can’t understandYour sons and daughters are beyond your commandYour […]

Which countries can Russian citizens vis...

Although Russian citizens need a visa to travel to countries in North America and Europe, there are many places a Russian tourist can enter without a visa. As a rule, there are many visa-free destinations for Russian passport holders. These include exotic places like, for example, the Republic of South Africa or Jamaica; but the […]

Australia Omicron COVID Update: Variant ...

Health officials in the United States have reduced self-isolation restrictions for asymptomatic people with COVID-19 from 10 days to just five days. They also shortened the time it takes for close contacts to self-isolate. This begs the question: could Australian health authorities follow suit? In Australia, isolation conditions vary from state to state, ranging from […]

The maturity of Jack Daniel in India

Marketing director Vinay Joshi tells stories about the lure of white liquor consumers to flavored whiskey, accusing the British of ruining whiskey knowledge in India, and why “JD” is Tennessee whiskey and not Bourbon. Growing up, few brands have always succeeded in creating in me an inexplicable lust for them. A Zippo lighter, a Marlboro […]

Critical care bed shortage persists as c...

Residents of South Seoul’s Songpa District line up outside at a local Covid-19 testing center on Sunday, which was the coldest day of this winter season so far, with high temperatures. in the morning falling to minus 16 degrees Celsius (3.2 degrees Fahrenheit). [YONHAP] The number of critically ill Covid-19 patients remained above 1,000 for […]

The ethereal sea of ​​stars will leave y

Welcome to the glowing beach of Mudhdhoo Island When you hear the term ‘natural wonders’ it doesn’t begin to explain the rare and exquisite nature display that is the Sea of ​​Stars in the Maldives. This incredible vision apparently emerges from a space science fiction film and tickles people lucky enough to catch it in […]

In New Zealand without omicron, Christma...

New Zealanders celebrated Christmas on Saturday in the heat of midsummer with few restrictions, in one of the few countries in the world largely untouched by the omicron variant of COVID-19. Ninety-five percent of adults in New Zealand have received at least one dose of the vaccine, making them one of the most vaccinated populations […]

Abu Dhabi updates green travel list, num...

Abu Dhabi has revised its travel green list, with the number of destinations reduced to 73 from 95 previously. The new list released by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is expected to come into effect on Sunday, December 26. All travelers arriving from destinations on the updated green […]

Disparity persists despite progress | T...

Bangladesh lags behind Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s idea of ​​a just society in politics, economy, rule of law, education and health, economists said yesterday. The country has made huge strides in macroeconomic affairs, human indicators, infrastructure construction and poverty reduction over the past fifty years, all of which have made it proud in the eyes […]

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: Boris Johnson’s waitr

Government experts procrastinating on Covid restrictions and advice not to over-socialize have caused chaos this Christmas. I heard it even touched the Prime Minister’s daughter Cassia Peaches Johnson Wheeler, 24, Boris Johnsonthe child of his second wife, lawyer Marina Wheeler. Sources close to the family told me that she worked at the trendy Sessions Arts […]

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: The daughter of Boris...

Government experts procrastinating on Covid restrictions and advice not to socialize too much have wreaked havoc this Christmas. I heard it even touched the Prime Minister’s daughter Cassia Peaches Johnson Wheeler, 24, Boris Johnson’s child through his second wife, lawyer Marina Wheeler. Sources close to the family told me that she worked at the trendy […]

Fancy some winter sun? These are the be...

A few months arouse the desire for a place brighter and warmer than the European vision of the January sun. With the decorations down, the Christmas tree throwing its last needles into the street and the drizzle streaking the windows, the mental image of swaying palm trees and hissing waves is never more powerful. Travel […]

Sweden and Austria tighten entry restric...

Ppeople in Kenya will need to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination to use public transport or enter government offices, the health ministry said today, ignoring a court order against the measures. The proportion of Kenyans returning a positive Covid test recently climbed from 1% in early December to almost 30% now, shattering previous records as […]

Omicron soar: Singapore orders airlines ...

NEW DELHI: Singapore on Wednesday imposed restrictions on air travel amid growing cases of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 and said airlines would not be allowed to sell new plane tickets to travel to the country from December 23. to January 20. Travelers, who purchased tickets earlier, will be allowed to travel under the Vaccinated […]

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ohUr Zodiac slammed on the waves towards the surf, scattering rafts of screaming harlequin ducks. From the ship, the beach seemed deserted, but suddenly a figure loomed among the rocks – a brown bear. I watched through unstable binoculars as she got on all fours and fled across the beach, two cubs just behind. The […]

Winter vacation trends: UAE residents ch...

Outdoor and adventure destinations are preferred by UAE nationals and expats Photo file Posted: Mon 20 Dec 2021, 21:42 While several traditional vacation destinations have been forced into lockdown due to the spread of the highly contagious variant of Omicron, travelers to the United Arab Emirates are choosing “safer destinations” for their upcoming Christmas and […]

Top news of the day – December 20, 2021

Today’s news headlines, and more. About a fortnight after the release of former Maldives President Abdulla Yameen, after the Supreme Court overturned his conviction in a money laundering case, the “India Out” campaign in the island nation intensified, the old strongman leading her now. Lok Sabha on Monday passed a bill to link voter registration […]

Pakistani economy destroyed, but Islamab...

Archive photo | Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan with General Qamar Javed Bajwa | Facebook / ImranKhanOfficial Text size: A- A + IIt’s surprising on one level, while not at all surprising on another. Most recently, the former head of the Federal Board of Revenue of Pakistan noted clearly that the country was bankrupt and […]

Gulf migrant workers speed up travel pla...

HYDERABAD: Against the backdrop of Omicron’s snowball fears, several Gulf migrants cut their vacations short and returned to Gulf countries to resume their work. Additionally, anticipating a possible increase in flight costs and likely restrictions on flight services, several migrants have returned to their home countries as there is also a rush to return to […]

Maura Higgins remains silent as ex Giova...

Maura Higgins has continued to keep quiet about her ex Giovanni Pernice’s success in Strictly Come Dancing as he won the Glitterball Trophy with deaf EastEnders actress Rose Ayling-Ellis. The 30-year-old former Love Island star had already told her 3.3 million followers that she was giving herself “time to mourn” after their separation. On the […]

The sky is the limit for action in Tener...

Suspended from a polyester awning, my friend Peter spirals down from a dizzying height of 1,300 meters. I landed just three minutes ago myself, brushing the heads of drunk vacationers sipping cocktails at a beach bar. 4 Paragliding in Tenerife is an exhilarating experience Even on the ground, I hear Peter’s paraglider instructor shouting, “Run, […]

Credit card users spent Rs 39,000 cr on ...

As the adoption of digital payments and wallets grows dramatically, credit card users have spent over Rs 39,000 crore on digital wallets and payments, including Rs 7,850 crore on travel alone in 2021, revealed a new report on Friday. Spending on food and utility bills remained constant throughout the months, while food and drink recorded […]

Katrina Kaif Prepares This Special Dish ...

News Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal tied the knot on December 9. The couple returned to Mumbai after celebrating their honeymoon in the Maldives. Dec 17 2021 13:28 Bombay MUMBAI: Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal were married on December 9 in Rajasthan. Shortly after their wedding, the couple went on a mini honeymoon in the […]

NZ Herald – Breaking News, Breaking News

Looks like a dead end. Save or go to our home page…. New Zealand’s first Omicron case at MIQ: expert says government should consider delaying border reopening Dec 16 2021 03:153 minutes to read He says it is “the biggest decision the government is currently facing.” The main highway to Wellington is now open after […]

Fly Lankan Asia aims to start operations...

Sri Lankan start-up Fly Lankan Asia plans to launch its flight services before the end of the year, starting with cargo operations. Fly Lankan Asia’s new CEO Dr Arosha Fernando told local media Sunday Observer The airline’s business model is different from that of the national airline SriLankan Airlines and FitsAir, making it the country’s […]

‘Aitken Spence Hotels – your vacation ho

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa was on a multi-faceted inspection tour of Hambantota International Port (HIP) to assess ongoing development projects in the port. Johnson Liu, CEO of Hambantota International Port Group, welcomed the Prime Minister and his delegation, said: “It is a real pleasure for me to have the Honorable Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at […]

3 reasons Pat Cummins might not be in ne...

Pat Cummins was one of the most expensive IPL signings in the 2020 IPL auction when the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) shelled out 15.50 crore for his services. The Australian race leader has bagged just 12 wickets in 14 games during this IPL season. He has also scored half a century in the tournament and […]

India-Australia air bubble: India signs ...

Australia is now the latest country to have an air bubble deal with India. It will allow eligible passengers to travel between the two countries. According to the official statement, Indian and Australian carriers can carry to India, Indian nationals or nationals of Bhutan or Nepal, Australia and New Zealand as well as all Overseas […]

Skipping the US summit on democracy was ...

KARACHI: PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday opposed Pakistan’s decision not to participate in the virtual democracy summit hosted by the United States, saying the country was not in a position to “deprive itself of ”From a forum. The Biden administration had invited leaders from more than 100 countries to attend the summit on […]