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Avastrip launches Maldives' based B2B hotel booking platform

Shahudha Mohamed
01 May 2019, MVT 20:59
The launching of Avastrip during the Arabian Travel Market currently underway in Dubai. PHOTO: AVASTRIP
Shahudha Mohamed
01 May 2019, MVT 20:59

Rizot Holidays launched Avastrip, one of the first B2B hotel booking platforms to hit the Maldives' market. The product was unveiled at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019, currently underway in Dubai.

Managing Director of Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) Thoyyib Mohamed launched Avastrip from one of the country's representative stands at the travel fair.

"It's a good initiative, and I think we need more products like this to help to facilitate our resorts, hotels, guest houses and live-aboards as well", Thoyyib said, following the launch.liveaboards

Avastrip is designed exclusively to cater to holiday experiences desired from the Maldives, offering B2B rates in real time. The platform allows agents to generate quotations, add markups and make reservations on the spot.

Moreover, the platform offers solutions for every step of a holiday based at the island nation, from airport transfers to hotel bookings and excursions.

CEO at Rizot Holidays, Ahmed Thorif highlighted the advantages the platform would bring to the Maldivian tourism industry.

"It will be supplying to the B2B market across the world with all the experiences and hotels Maldives has to offer. It will help to increase sales for both hoteliers and travel companies at ease."