Published on : Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Tourism Minister Ali Waheed has arranged discussions with the Maldives Ambassador to China, Aishath Azeema on how to get Maldivian tourism in China better. As per Tourism Ministry, Minister Ali Waheed and Ambassador Azeema had long discussions on ways to further develop tourism within China. Besides, the minister also explained the ambassador about the ministry’s work to make sure the safety of the tourists arriving in Maldives.
China is one of the most significant markets for Maldives tourism: among the top 5 markets for tourist arrivals. In the last 5 months alone, 116,286 tourists visited the Maldives from China.
Also, Minister Ali Waheed met with the Counter Terrorism Coordinator of European Union and EU’s Ambassador as well to organize discussions regarding the tourism sector.