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Join Discussion on “Maldives Tourism's Recovery Initiatives” at Qatar Travel Mart

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Delegates from the Maldives are set to discuss on “Maldives Tourism's Recovery Initiatives” at Qatar Travel Mart live webinar series.

For the 4th session of Qatar Travel Mart (QTM), delegates from the Maldives are set to discuss on “Maldives Tourism’s Recovery Initiatives”. On 5th October 2020, 5 delegates from the Maldives, including minister of tourism, Dr. Abdulla Mausoom will discuss the country’s tourism recovery initiatives at the live webinar.

The 5 Delegates are:

  • Dr. Abdulla Mausoom – Maldives Minister of Tourism
    • Topic: Health and Safety for tourists, current Standard Operating Procedure, and Opportunity in crisis
  • Mr. Thoyyib Mohamed – Managing Director, Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation
    • Topic: Rediscover Maldives
  • Mr. Murad Hassan – Director of Business Development, Villa Hotels, Villa Group
    • Topic: The future of consumer holiday bookings and hotel offers
  • Mr. Abdulla Ghiyas – Pacific Asia Travel Association-Maldives
    • Topic: Importance of working with local DMCs during the crisis
  • Mr. Ahmed Afrah – President of National Boating Association of Maldives
    • Topic: Connecting the global dive industry

To register for the webinar click HERE.

The Qatar Travel Mart will offer the most sought-after travel destinations, real estate development projects, and up-to-date Luxury, Business, Medical, Sports, MICE, Cultural, Leisure Tourism trends. The valuable set of guest speakers from the Maldives will be sharing updates and insights about being the first Asian destination to re-open its borders to the world.

According to official statistics, the Maldives welcomed an average of 4,206 tourists daily prior to the border closure. However, since the border reopening Maldives has been welcoming an average of 238 visitors per day. Statistics from the Ministry of Tourism reveal 2607, 1745, and 1597 arrivals from UAE, Russia, and the USA respectively, as the top 3 leading tourist markets from 15th July to 23rd September 2020.

Prior to the border closure, the Maldives has welcomed a total of 382,760 tourists from around the globe. The island nation reopened the borders fully confident in the safety measures and preparations in place to ensure the protection of all visitors and people working in the tourism sector.

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Siyam World Hosts Summer Football Camp With Spanish Goalkeeper Star Player José Manuel Pepe Reina Páez

Get ready to kick it up a notch as Siyam World Maldives gears up for an epic summer football camp. This camp is hosted by none other than Spanish football sensation, José Manuel “Pepe” Reina Páez. Guests can join in on the fun from June 23rd to 26th, 2024. Building on its tradition of hosting world-class football camps and following the success of its spring series featuring international legends and star players, this event promises to be a highlight of the summer.

Pepe Reina is set to bring his A-game to Siyam World for an unforgettable football experience. The trill can be experienced at its premier sports complex and full-size soccer pitch – The World Sports Arena. The three-day summer football camp in June runs from 16:30 – 18:00 hrs. This camp also offers participants the chance to receive personalized coaching from the star goalkeeper himself. Along with a series of skill-building drills, friendly matches, and fun football-related activities, this camp is designed to inspire and excite football enthusiasts of all ages. Dressed in their personalized Rascal training kits, young players aged from five to 12 will seize the perfect opportunity to refine all aspects of their game. This includes everything from tactics to technical skills. This unique experience promises to enhance their abilities and provide memories that will last a lifetime.

José Manuel “Pepe” Reina Páez is a Spanish professional footballer renowned for his exceptional skills as a goalkeeper. He is also known for his dedication to nurturing young talent. With a career spanning La Liga and beyond, Pepe Reina brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the game.

Our goal is to inspire our young guests to dream big. Seeing a legend or a star player in person can help these youngsters realize that making their dreams a reality is possible, says Ausy Waseem – Resort Manager at Siyam World.

Legendary Line-Ups at Siyam World

But that’s not all! Siyam World is no stranger to hosting football legends and star players. Earlier this year, the resort scored big with a legendary line-up featuring Wayne Bridge, Adrian San Miguel Castillo, Francesco Totti, and Michael Owen.  These stars led unforgettable spring football camps. Guests had the chance to hone their skills on our impressive sports complex and soccer pitch at The World Sports Arena. With this, guests were able to soak up world-class coaching and immersive experiences as well. 

Furthermore, Siyam World has also had the pleasure of hosting several other football legends and star players recently. This includes players such as EstebanCuchu” Cambiasso, Carlos Puyol, Marco Materazzi, and Robert Pirès. Joining them were players like Harvey Elliott, Kostas Tsimikas, Juan Sebastián Verón, Roberto Pires, Eric Abidal, Nicola Ventola, Bobo Vieri, and Jay Jay Okocha.

Now, it’s time to keep the momentum going with “Pepe Reina” leading the charge. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to train with one of football’s greatest. And now, you can do that at one of the most beautiful locations in the world!

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