7 November 2016, London; Mr. Haris Mohamed, Acting Managing Director of the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) will be leading the Maldives delegation today at World Travel Market in London from 7-9 November 2016.

A leading global events forum for the travel industry - World Travel Market (WTM) is staged annually in London attracting over 50,000 professionals worldwide. These consist primarily of senior travel industry experts, government ministers and international press who attend to network and conduct business.

An increasingly popular destination with approximately 100,000 Britons visiting the Maldives in 2015, over 200 Maldivians from across the tourism industry will be attending WTM London to promote tourism in the Maldives. Specifically they will be aiming to showcase exotic locations, the uniqueness and natural beauty of the Maldives and highlight investment opportunities in the sector.

Acting Managing Director Mr Haris Mohamed is accompanied by, Deputy Director Ms Fathimath Raheel and Creative Director Mr Ahmed Shareef from MMPRC at WTM London. Ambassador Mr Ahmed Shiaan, Deputy Chief of Mission Mr. Hassan Shifau and other Embassy officials were also present at WTM London.