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    Maldives Resorts Are Open, But Things Are Hardly Normal for Employees

    “I was shocked when I started hearing about other Maldives companies and people losing their jobs, so I feel quite lucky,” says Hussain, who resumed his role at Soneva Jani. For those who retained their jobs, returning to work involved a steep learning curve. “The resort had a very short period of time to set everything up for reopening, with lots of training and changes,” says Nazeer, the Four Seasons manager. “For example, we are not allowed to shake hands with or have physical contact with guests, but I think these are good changes.” Hussain’s experience has been similar. “We went through a great amount of training, so we know…