NewsNovember 28, 2023

Turkish Airlines Considers Increased Flights to Maldives in Boost to Tourism

In a recent meeting between Turkish Minister of Culture and Tourism, Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, and Maldivian President Dr. Mohamed Muizzu, discussions zeroed in on the potential augmentation of Turkish Airlines flights to the Maldives. The focal point of these talks was to explore avenues for increasing the frequency of flights, with the aim of catalyzing growth in the island nation’s tourism sector.

President Muizzu highlighted the longstanding bilateral relations between the Maldives and Turkey, emphasizing their shared history and mutual respect. Minister Mehmet reaffirmed Turkey’s commitment to strengthening ties and exploring collaboration in areas of mutual interest.


Discussions extended to potential investments by Turkish companies in the Maldivian tourism sector and prospects for enhanced cooperation in sustainable energy production.