The largest tourism travel fair held in the Maldives, Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) has concluded the first day of pre-scheduled meetings. More than 250 visitors from across the globe visited TTM today between 9am and 5pm. More than 140 hoteliers are exhibiting at TTM 2019, including Adaaran Resorts, Villa Hotels & Resorts, Bandos Maldives, Kaimoo Hotels, and Crown & Champa Resorts as Premium exhibitors.
Day 1 of the pre-scheduled meetings successfully concluded with business contracts being discussed between hoteliers and visiting agents.
Dharubaaruge Dhoshimeyna Maalam was packed within the 8 hours of pre-scheduled meetings. TTM gave participants a platform where industry professionals are provided with the opportunity to meet and interact with globally renowned travel agents and tour operators, allowing them to grow their businesses within one of the most lucrative and leading travel destinations in the world, the Maldives.
Many travel agents were newcomers to the Maldives and were very pleased to have had the opportunity to visit the island destination and have the opportunity to meet with the leading hoteliers in the industry in one setting. Over 3000 meetings are expected to be conducted within the two days.
Maldives Supplier Expo 2019 was also launched today at Dhoshimeyna Maalan where several key decision makers from the resorts, including Head Chefs, Purchasing Managers, Director of Finance, Procurement Managers and Directors of Engineering were given the opportunity to network with leading suppliers, locally as well as internationally.
Both local and international sponsors contributed significantly to the success of TTM. The Platinum Partner of TTM 2019 is Ooredoo Maldives. Gold Partners for the event are Allied Insurance, Al Shaali Marine, M7 Print, The Hawks, Castrol, Maldives Airports Company Limited and HRS International. Flyme, Qatar Airways and Maldivian joined TTM 2019 as its airline partners.