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Maldives

Parliament votes to remove Tech Minister from post

The parliament has voted to dismiss Science and Technology Minister, Mohamed Maleeh Jamaal. A total of 59 parliamentarians voted in...

Opposition takes to the streets despite police warning

Opposing Progressive Congress Coalition took to the streets on Friday despite warnings issued by Maldives Police Service and the Home M...

Police warn against protests during uneasy virus situation

Maldives Police Service has warned that it will not allow any unlawful public gatherings in the capital and has called on the oppositio...

Maldives begins vaccination of undocumented workers

The Maldives government has begun vaccinating undocumented migrants against COVID-19 in collaboration with the Maldivian Red Crescent (...

Scholars send letter of advice to parliament for conduct a...

A letter has been sent to the Parliament by religious scholars over concerns that the parliament's conduct sometimes included actions t...

Reporters, journalists take to street to protest over poli...

Journalists and reporters in the Maldives are protesting in front of the Maldives Media Council (MMC) and the Maldives Broadcasting Com...

Jaishankar’s visit to Male enhances India’s economic engag...

Jaishankar gets enthusiastic reception in Male from Foreign Minister Shaheed. Indian Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar’s curren...

India's External Affairs Minister to visit Maldives

The Minister of External Affairs of the Republic of India Dr. S. Jaishankar will make an official visit to Maldives from 20-21 Febr...

Japan pledges USD 3.7m to support Maldivian Coastguard

The government of Japan has pledged to provide USD 3.7 million as assistance to further develop the operations and service of the M...

How the Maldives became the biggest 2020 international tou...

In most destinations, being a million tourists short over the previous year would be a huge cause for concern, the result of a horrib...

Top court issues order to impose travel ban on ex-VP Jihad

The Supreme Court has ordered to impose a temporary travel ban on former Vice President of the Maldives, Abdulla Jihad.The High Court i...

Maldives removed from Abu Dhabi’s green list

Maldives has been removed from the green list of Abu Dhabi, the capital of United Arab Emirates, meaning travellers from Maldives to Ab...

Bangladesh keen to sign preferential trade agreement with...

Bangladesh has expressed its interest to enter into a preferential trade agreement (PTA) with Maldives within the purview of the WTO pr...

Maldives to consider introducing 'Vaccine Tourism'

Tourism Minister Dr. Abdulla Mausoom has stated that the government is contemplating the introduction of ‘Vaccine Tourism’...

‘Maldives to recruit workers from Bangladesh’

The Maldives will recruit workers from Bangladesh by creating a solid framework under an agreement, said visiting Foreign Minister of t...

China to donate 100,000 doses of Sinopharm to Maldives

China will be donating 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the Maldives, the Chinese Ambassador to the Maldives Zhang Lizhong has ann...

Maldives’ ex-president denies charges, evidence to be subm...

Former President of the Maldives, Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom has denied the money laundering and bribery charges raised against him....

Maldives commences Hydrographic survey of ocean floor with...

A Hydrography survey has been commenced with India to update the oceanic chart of the Maldives.  The MoU for the survey was signe...

MNDF defends use of army resources to shoot TV show

Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) has defended the use army helicopters and vessels to shoot a program to be aired by private TV c...

Maldives’ Local Council Elections to be held on April 10

Elections Commission (EC) has announced the postponed Local Council Elections and Women’s Development Committee Elections will be...

Maldives, China to hold 7th round of bilateral talks

Maldives and China are set to hold bilateral consultations on January 26. This is the 7th round of bilateral talks being hosted betwee...