Whopping service charges from Soneva Jani for December 2020


Luxury tourist resort Soneva Jani’s management disburses USD2,663 as service charges to all of its employees.

Moreover, the amount equivalent to MVR41,063 as service charges were subject to the previous month of December.

This marks the highest service charge disbursement to its employees in the history of Soneva Jani’s operational life span.

Meanwhile, famous luxury Velaa Private Island, notable for consistent high service charge figures paid USD1,832 per employee for the month of December.

Nautilus Maldives made disbursement of USD1,332 per employee for the review month while One & Only Reethi Rah Resort’s service charge for December stood at USD1,326 per employee.

Following the border reopening in July 2020, tourism saw modest pick-up.

Moreover, tourist arrivals saw notable surge during the last quarter of 2020 coinciding with their festive seasons.

According to statistics, Maldives records 172,552 total tourist arrivals post border reopening.