Maldives airport to welcome new global franchises

An announcement has been made that new franchise brands will be set up in the main Maldivian airport, Velana International Airport (VIA).

The Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) said the new franchises such as the McDonald's, Pizza Hut, Starbucks, KFC will be among the brands that will soon open at the airport.

MACL further stated that this project will be completed by July this year, and that the franchises will be set up near the waterfront area of the airport, adding that the introduction of these franchises would improve the economic condition of the airport.