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Maldives

India airlifts medicines, hospital consumables to Maldives

India has delivered 6.2 tonnes of essential medicines and hospital consumables to Maldives, which were stuck due to the 21-day coronavi...

COVID-19: Maldives to introduce three hour curfew in Male'...

Maldives’ Health Protection Agency (HPA) has introduced stricter measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the Maldives. In thi...

Maldives receives aid from China to combat COVID-19 pandem...

The Maldives has received its first shipment of aid, including much needed epidemic prevention materials, from China to combat the COVI...

Maldives Parliament goes virtual as social distancing beco...

Maldives Parliament will become the first parliament in the world to conduct its proceedings via video conference as social distancing...

Maldives to suspend visa on arrival effective Friday

The Maldives will suspend visa on arrival from March 27 until further notice, the country's president announced on Wednesday. During a...

China willing to assist Maldives: Chinese envoy

The Chinese Ambassador to the Maldives, Zhang Lizhog has stated that the country will provide assistance to the Maldives amid the curre...

Maldives pledges US$ 200,000 to SAARC Relief Fund

The Maldives has pledged USD 200,000 to the SAARC COVID-19 Emergency Fund proposed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. During regi...

Maldives govt announces MVR 2.5 bln economic recovery pack...

The Maldives government has unveiled a MVR 2.5 billion recovery package to mitigate the losses caused to the country's economy due to t...

COVID-19: Yachts, safaris restricted from entering Maldive...

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has placed restrictions on allowing safaris and yachts arriving from foriegn countries to dock at is...

WHO donates 5000 COVID-19 test kits to Maldives

The World Health Organization (WHO) has donated 5000 COVID-19 test kits to the Maldives. The kits were received on behalf of the Maldi...

Maldives declares public health emergency over COVID-19 ou...

The Maldivian government, on Thursday, declared a state of public health emergency over the COVID-19 outbreak in the country, effective...

Maldives to halt entrants from Bangladesh

The government of Maldives on Monday, announced the decision to halt all direct and transit flights from Bangladesh over the recent con...

No room for anti-Islamic organisations in Maldives: Nashee...

Former president of the Maldives and current Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has stated that there is no room for any organization t...

Maldives to intervene in support of Rohingya Muslims

Amal Clooney The Maldives will be filing a declaration of intervention in support of the Rohingya people at the International Cour...

Maldives terminates 2017 contract with Indian joint ventur...

The Maldivian government has terminated a contract with Indian joint venture LE Triveni JV for the establishment of a water and sanitat...

Hearing scheduled for Maldives ex-pres' appeal

Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom An appeal hearing for former president Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom's money laundering case has b...

Home Minister meets with Indian counterpart

Home Minister Imran Abdulla met with Home Minister of India Amit Shah on Friday. The meeting was held Friday afternoon at India’...

Mother Language Day: Dialects enrich language, says Presid...

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has said that Dhivehi language will be further enhanced and enriched if it’s encouraged to use di...

Maldives Home Minister departs to India on official visit

Imran Abdulla (L) Maldives’ Home Minister Imran Abdulla departed to India on an official visit. According to Home Ministry,...

'India's Reliance Communications will be introduced to the...

Naifaru MP and Deputy President of opposing PPM Ahmed Shiyam has alleged that the government submitted a bill to introduce more competi...

Indian Exim Bank to loan funds for Maldives’ port developm...

Maldives government has revealed that an expenditure of US$ 300 million will be incurred to develop the Gulhifalhu port, and that the f...