Ministry of Tourism Unveils a Collection of Special Stamps in Celebration of 50th Year Anniversary of Maldives Tourism

PUBLISHED February 17, 2022 | updated February 17, 2022 04:45

Ministry of Tourism has released a collection of special stamps in celebration of 50-year anniversary of Maldives tourism industry. 

On February 16, Wednesday, the ministry held a special ceremony to unveil the new stamps. The stamps were released by tourism industry pioneers including Mr. Mohamed Umar Manik - Chairperson of MATI, Hussain Afeef - Crown Company Co-founder and hotelier, Ahmed Naseem - Minister of Health, Mr. George Corbin, and the very Tourism Minister of Maldives, Mr. Ahmed Mujthaba. 

Speaking at the ceremony, Minister Mausoom revealed various activities and programmes have been planned in the coming months to mark the 50th anniversary milestone of the Maldives tourism industry. 

The collection of stamps made available by Maldives Post Limited consists of six different stamps, in which highlights the events; the inception of tourism, introduction of overwater accommodation, introduction of hospitality training institutes, introductions of seaplane services, beginning of guesthouse tourism and lastly, the celebration of golden jubilee of Maldives tourism.  


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