Maldives Guesthouse Symposium 2018Download Presentation
Recognizing the need for sustainable development of the rapidly growing guesthouse sector of the Maldives, the Government of the Maldives is committed to identify and address issues and challenges faced by the guesthouse operators and the island communities. As such, a Guesthouse Symposium is one of the 100 day pledges of the government.
The Ministry of Tourism will be hosting Maldives Guesthouse Symposium 2018 on Saturday, 29th December 2018 at Dharubaaruge, Male’, Maldives.
Main objective of this symposium is to create a platform for guesthouse operators and relevant government authorities to come together and discuss issues and constraints, providing strategic directions for sustainable development of guesthouse sector, which support environmentally sensitive business operations, while protecting the cultural and natural heritage of the island in providing maximum economic and social benefits to the local people.
The Symposium will be divided into four main areas
- An Overview of Maldives Tourism – The Brand
- Regulatory Framework – Tourist Guesthouse Sector
- Economic and Social Benefits from the Guesthouse sector
- Destination Marketing – The Guesthouse Product
The Ministry of Tourism invites all registered guesthouses and Atoll councils to this symposium.