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    30 October, 2008
   
Sharma congratulates people of Maldives on an historic election
 
     
 
Country’s first multi-party presidential election represents the beginning of a new phase in the country’s democratic development – Sharma says
 
 
    29 October, 2008
   
Maldives Decides
 
     
 
In a dramatic election that has taken over the country for the past few months, 54.04% of the electorate who turned out to cast their ballot has voted in favour of opposition leader, Mr. Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldivian Democratic Party.
 
 
    28 October, 2008
   
Sri Lankan Airlines launches direct flights between London and the Maldives
 
     
 
The High Commissioner Dr. Mohamed Asim attended the function held by the Sri Lankan Airlines to launch their direct flights from London Heathrow to the Maldives.
 
 
    24 October, 2008
   
Announcement of the voting venue in UK
 
     
 
The Interim Elections Commission has announced that voting for the second round of elections will take place on Tuesday, 28 October 2008 in the premises of the High Commission. Voting is scheduled to take place from 0900 hrs – 2000 hrs.
 
 
    22 October, 2008
   
High Commissioner attends the Independence Day celebrations of Cyprus
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Mohamed Asim, High Commissioner of Maldives today attended a reception hosted by H.E. Mr. Alexandros N. Zenon and Mrs. Zenon to mark the Independence Day of Cyprus.
 
 
    19 October, 2008
   
Announcement on voter resgistration in the United Kingdom
 
     
 
Please click the following link for the announcement made by the Elections Commission for voter registration for those voting in the United Kingdom.
 
 
    14 October, 2008
   
High Commissioner attends the National Day celebrations of Spain
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Mohamed Asim, High Commissioner of Maldives today attended a reception hosted by H.E. Mr. Carles Casajuana, Ambassador of Spain and Mrs. Margarita Massanet to mark the Spanish National Day.
 
 
    13 October, 2008
   
Foreign Minister Welcomes Preliminary Findings of the Commonwealth
 
     
 
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives H.E. Mr. Abdulla Shahid today welcomed the Interim Statement of the Commonwealth Observer Group which observed the Maldives’ historic first multi-party Presidential poll on 8 October 2008.
 
 
    12 October, 2008
   
2008 Maldives Presidential Election - Interim Statement by The Rt. Hon. Owen Arthur, Chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group
 
     
 
The 8 October Presidential Election was the country’s first ever multi-party elections. As such, it represents an important element in the country’s on-going democratisation and reform process.
 
 
    10 October, 2008
   
Historic elections have showcased the Maldives as a beacon of democracy - Foreign Minister
 
     
 
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, H.E. Mr. Abdulla Shahid, today congratulated the People of the Maldives for their part in “a day that will undoubtedly be remembered as a defining moment in our country’s proud history”.
 
 
    9 October, 2008
   
High Commissioner attends the National Day celebrations of Saudi Arabia
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Mohamed Asim, High Commissioner of Maldives today attended a reception hosted by His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al-Saud, Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to mark the National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
 
 
26 October, 2013
 
Government's Press Statement on Two Members' Disqualification from Parliament
 
The government accepts the disqualification of two members of the Parliament, as per the Supreme Court's ruling on 24th October.
 
24 October, 2013
 
President Waheed attends President’s Cup 2013 final match
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has attended the final match of the President’s Cup 2013. The match was held last evening at the Galolhu Stadium.
 
21 October, 2013
 
Sacrifices of national heroes must be held close to our hearts – says President
 
Commander in Chief, President Dr Mohamed Waheed has said that as a country, and as a national defense force, it was important to hold the sacrifices of our national heroes close to our hearts, and follow their example.
 


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