Ministry of Tourism is now making attempts on getting worlds famous athletes as ambassadors to promote
In addition, Ministry of Tourism aims to sponsor in football leagues of countries from where most number of tourist arrivals are recorded in Maldives. Tourism Ministry has now sponsored
The government aims to attract 2.5 billion tourist per year, at the end of its five year term. Meantime, they aim to attract 1.5 billion tourists this year. To reach this goal, the government increased the budget for marketing the Maldivian tourism industry and assured that special activities will be done in order to promote Maldives.