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Maldives Fully Vaccinates Over 278,000 People Against COVID-19

maldives vaccinates over 278,000 people
According to the Health Protection Agency, 278,469 people in the Maldives received the second dose of the vaccine as of 4th August 2021.

Over 278,000 people in the Maldives has been vaccinated against COVID-19. According to the Health Protection Agency (HPA), 278,469 people in the Maldives has received the second dose of the vaccine as of 4th August 2021.

In addition to that, 326,339 people have received the first dose of the vaccine. A substantial amount of employees in the tourism industry of the Maldives have also been fully vaccinated. To share a positive message about the vaccination of employees in the industry, the Ministry of Tourism in partnership with stakeholders started the I’m Vaccinated Campaign.

Under the campaign, the Maldives is targeting to have a fully vaccinated tourism sector. A fully vaccinated tourism sector will become an added advantage in encouraging tourists to visit the tropical holiday destination.

Once all residents of the Maldives receive the vaccine, the country plans to offer vaccines to travellers with the Visit, Vaccinate, Vacation initiative.

The Maldives is open to all international travellers with no restrictions. As of 3rd August 2021, the island nation has recorded 626,314 tourist arrivals. Furthermore, the Maldives targets to welcome 1.5 million tourists in 2021.

Feature image by Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa

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Sun Siyam Iru Veli Earns Double Honours: TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards 2024

Sun Siyam Iru Veli has proudly announced that TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards 2024 recognized the resort twice. TripAdvisor noted the resort as one of the Top 25 Best of the Best Hotels Luxury Asia. Additionally, TripAdvisor featured Sun Siyam Iru Veli as number 2 under the Best All-Inclusive Hotels in the World. This dual honour is a testament to the relentless pursuit of perfection.

With immense joy, we celebrate the honor of not one, but two remarkable achievements in TripAdvisor’s prestigious Top 25 Best of the Best awards this year. These accolades stand as a testament to our relentless pursuit of excellence, a journey marked by continuous enhancement of our offerings and the delivery of unparalleled service stands by our wonderful island team members. Our heatfelt gratitude extends to our cherished guests as well whose unwavering support and invaluable feedback serves as the guiding light propelling us towards even greater horizons of distinction, said Masdhooq Saeed – General Manager of Sun Siyam Iru Veli.

Nestled in the heart of the Maldives, Sun Siyam Iru Veli offers a charming private retreat. At this beautiful Maldives resort guests can immerse themselves in unparalleled luxury and serenity. This recognition from TripAdvisor is a testament to the resort’s dedication to excellence, ensuring that every guest enjoys a perfect escape in our tropical paradise.

About Sun Siyam Iru Veli

At Sun Siyam Iru Veli, guests are invited to experience laid-back luxury in an authentic Maldivian setting. The resort features stunning overwater and beach villas with private pools, world-class dining, and a range of activities. Whether guests seek adventure or serenity, pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and lush surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable getaway.

The all-inclusive offering is impressive. Sun Siyam Iru Veli offers a dine-around plan that gives you the chance to feast at a la carte restaurants. You can explore the likes of the Mediterranean Roma eatery or the open-kitchen-style Grouper Grill. Catering to every type of traveller, you can choose between spa credit or three scuba dives a week as part of the package. On top of that, guests can also enjoy three spectacular excursions, a windsurfing lesson and jet-ski credit. Plus, each and every suite has its own private pool, so you can start the day with a blissful dip. 

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