Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has extended the deadline to apply for its annual “Maldives Travel Awards”.
MATATO’s new deadline for application is August 15.
In a press release, the association said that its main priority during the extension is to promote their new award categories targeting the local travel market.
MATATO stated that it is working to include all entities of the industry in light of the fifth anniversary of the most prestigious tourism award presented in the Maldives.
“These awards aim to encourage the progress and quality of the Maldives’ tourism industry,” stated the association in its press release.
The rights to organise and host the MATATO Maldives Travel Awards for the next three years has been awarded to local marketing firm Think Advertising.