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    31 March, 2009
   
European Parliament commends initiatives towards consolidating democracy
 
     
 
The Deputy High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to the United Kingdom, Mr. Ahmed Sareer, yesterday spoke at the European Parliament’s Delegation to South Asia.
 
 
    29 March, 2009
   
President says global awareness of climate change has increased
 
     
 
President Nasheed has said that global awareness on climate change has increased over the years.
 
 
    27 March, 2009
   
Maldives Awarded Second Place by Divernet Readers
 
     
 
Maldives has been awarded second place by the readers of dive magazine, Divernet.
 
 
    27 March, 2009
   
New High Commissioner arrives in London
 
     
 
Her Excellency Dr. Farahanaz Faizal has arrived in London and assumed duties as the new High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
 
 
    26 March, 2009
   
Vice President says that the Maldives will be establishing a cultural agreement with the government of Bangladesh
 
     
 
Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed has said that the Government of the Maldives would be establishing a cultural agreement with the Government of Bangladesh.
 
 
    25 March, 2009
   
Maldives Secures Adoption of Key UN Resolution- Foreign Minister
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, the Minister of Foreign Affairs today announced the successful adoption of an important human rights resolution initiated by the Maldives. The announcement was made at a press conference held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
 
 
    24 March, 2009
   
Third Maldives Partnership Forum Concludes
 
     
 
The third Meeting of the Maldives Partnership Forum (MPF) came to a close today at Bandos Island Resort.
 
 
    24 March, 2009
   
The President says the government will come up with an arrangement to provide housing facilities to the people of Male’
 
     
 
The President has said that his government would come up with an arrangement to provide housing facilities to the people of Male’ during his five year term.
 
 
    24 March, 2009
   
Vice President says the Government takes the protection of human rights very seriously
 
     
 
Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed has said that the Government takes protecting and promoting human rights very seriously
 
 
    23 March, 2009
   
President calls on the country’s development partners to assist in the government’s efforts towards development
 
     
 
President Nasheed has called on the country’s development partners to continue their assistance and cooperation towards the government’s efforts to bring development and prosperity to the Maldives.
 
 
    23 March, 2009
   
President meets with the Head of Human Rights Unit of Commonwealth
 
     
 
President Nasheed has met with the Head of Human Rights Unit of the Commonwealth, Dr Purna Sen. The meeting was held this afternoon at the President’s Office.
 
 
    22 March, 2009
   
Vice President says the Maldives Volunteer Corps would soon work to provide teachers and health processionals
 
     
 
Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed has said that the Maldives Volunteer Corps would soon work to provide teachers and health professionals.
 
 
    20 March, 2009
   
First Secretary attends reception hosted by in honour of the Joint Mauritius-Seychelles Delegation to the UN
 
     
 
Mr. Ahmed Shiaan, First Secretary of the High Commission attended reception hosted by Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General in honour of the Joint Mauritius-Seychelles Delegation to the UN.
 
 
    20 March, 2009
   
Deputy High Commissioner signs Condolence Book placed at Embassy of Afghanistan
 
     
 
Mr. Ahmed Sareer, Deputy High Commissioner signed, on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Maldives, the Book of Condolence placed at the Embassy of Afghanistan.
 
 
    18 March, 2009
   
Foreign investors interested in investing in the Maldives: President Nasheed
 
     
 
President Nasheed has said that a lot of foreign investors were interested in investing in the Maldives. The President made this statement while speaking at the concluding meeting of introductory workshops on decentralisation.
 
 
    18 March, 2009
   
Cabinet decides to halt issuing license for fishing within the Maldives’ EEZ
 
     
 
The cabinet has decided not to issue more licences for fishing within the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Maldives, pending a review and investigation of the matter.
 
 
    16 March, 2009
   
President announces the government’s intention to make the Maldives world’s first carbon neutral country
 
     
 
President Mohamed Nasheed has announced the government’s intention to make the Maldives the world’s first carbon neutral country.
 
 
    11 March, 2009
   
President Appoints High Commissioner to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
 
     
 
The President today appointed Dr Farahanaz Faisal as the High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
 
 
    10 March, 2009
   
President sends a message of condolence to the British Prime Minister
 
     
 
President Nasheed has sent a message of condolence to the Prime Minister of Britain Rt. Hon. Gordon Brown, following the attacks in Northern Ireland.
 
 
    9 March, 2009
   
Deputy High Commissioner attends the Commonwealth Day observance
 
     
 
Deputy High Commissioner Mr. Ahmed Sareer, today attended the Commonwealth Day observance gathering held at Westminster Abbey.
 
 
    9 March, 2009
   
President Nasheed sends Commonwealth Day felicitations
 
     
 
President Nasheed has sent a message of felicitations on the occasion of this years Commonwealth Day.
 
 
    7 March, 2009
   
President Nasheed says he will continue to work for the progress of women in all areas
 
     
 
President Nasheed has said that he would continue to facilitate the progress of women in all areas. He made the remarks speaking at the special meeting held today to mark this year’s International Women’s Day.
 
 
    5 March, 2009
   
President Nasheed says he wants to make the Maldives a safe haven for writers from Myanmar
 
     
 
President Nasheed has said that he would make the Maldives a safe haven for writers from Myanmar and opposition journalists from other countries. The President made the statement during his meeting with the Special Rapporteur on Opinion and Freedom of Expression Mr Frank La Rue today.
 
 
    5 March, 2009
   
Vice President concludes his official visit to London and Geneva
 
     
 
Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed has returned to Male’ concluding his official visits to London and Geneva.
 
 
    3 March, 2009
   
President Nasheed says his administration will execute solutions to remedy the country’s economic and fiscal situation
 
     
 
President Nasheed has reiterated that his administration would execute solutions to remedy the country’s economic and fiscal situation.
 
 
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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