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    14 Oct 2011

    SAARC Cultural Festival in Maldives

    A cultural festival is being planned to be held in Addu City to coincide with the 17th SAARC Summit being held from 10-11 November 2011. The main obj[..] read »

    08 Oct 2011

    Maldives president outlines progress on carbon neutral plan

    The Maldives has made significant progress since last year in beginning the move towards becoming the world’s first carbon neutral country, Pres[..] read »

    08 Oct 2011

    Virgin Group Founder Says Fossil Fuel Addiction Will Lead To Unprecedented Global Recession

    Sir Richard Branson, the founder and Chairman of the Virgin Group, has said that the world faces “the mother of all recessions” unless muc[..] read »

    28 Sep 2011

    Sir Richard Branson and Edward Norton to speak at the Six Senses SLOW LIFE Symposium Environmental Conference

    Sir Richard Branson and American actor and environmental campaigner, Edward Norton are among the pantheon of global environmental leaders who are se[..] read »

    20 Sep 2011

    Conrad Maldives collects five awards in two weeks

    We are pleased to announce that Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is the proud winner of five different awards in the past two weeks; collecting two from[..] read »

    13 Sep 2011

    Mega Maldives sparkles with the launch of direct flights from Korea

    MEGA Maldives Airlines, the international airline of the Republic of Maldives, has today successfully launched a direct route to the Maldives from I[..] read »

    13 Sep 2011

    Grand SAARC Festival to be held for SAARC Summit

    President Mohamed Nasheed has said that a grand SAARC Festival is being planned in Addu City and Fuvammulah for this year’s SAARC Summit. Reflec[..] read »

    11 Sep 2011

    Seventeenth SAARC Summit

    The preparations for the 17th SAARC Summit hosted by the Maldives, scheduled to be held in the South Region in the island of Hithadhoo on 10 – 1[..] read »

    07 May 2011

    Statement from the Government of Maldives to visiting tourists

    In light of the recent protests in Male, the capital of the Republic of Maldives, the government wishes to reassure and communicate clearly to all cus[..] read »

    10 Apr 2011

    Per AQUUM Announces, NIYAMA, The Hottest Opening Of 2011

    Per AQUUM announces the opening of NIYAMA, Maldives, its newest addition to its award winning portfolio. Due to open October 2011, NIYAMA has been des[..] read »

News Archives - 2010:05

President meets with the Manager of Blackburn Rovers

President Mohamed Nasheed this afternoon met with Manager of English Premier League club Blackburn Rovers, Mr Sam Allardyce. During the meeting, Mr Allardyce said Blackburn Rovers were intending to give two Maldivian football players the opportunity to train with the club. [...] read more »

Maldives participates at INDABA 2010 fair

Male’, 28 January 2010; Maldives Tourism Promotion Board together with tourism industry participated at the INDABA fair which was held in Durban, South Africa from 8 – 11 May 2010. At the end of the 3rd day a total of 13,856 visitors had passed through INDABA’s[...] read more »

17th SAARC summit to be held in South Province – President Nasheed

In his weekly radio address, President Mohamed Nasheed has said the government has decided to hold the 17th SAARC summit in the South Province. He said the summit could take place both in Addu and Fuahmulah atolls, adding that a lot of preparatory work would have to be done for [...] read more »

14 new islands to be leased for resort development

The government has decided to lease 14 new islands for resort development to finance regional airports and housing projects. According to the government gazette, six islands will be leased on a tender basis to develop regional airports in Dhaalu Atoll Kudahuvadhoo, Thaa Atoll Th[...] read more »

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