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    29 April, 2009
   
High Commissioner attends Reception hosted by the Foreign Secretary
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Farahanaz Faizal, High Commissioner attended a Reception held on the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of Commonwealth hosted by Rt. Hon. David Miliband MP, Foreign Secretary.
 
 
    28 April, 2009
   
High Commissioner attends Reception hosted by Her Majesty The Queen on the occasion of Commonwealth Day
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Farahanaz Faizal, High Commissioner attended the Reception hosted by Her Majesty The Queen on the occasion of Commonwealth Day, held at Buckingham Palace. The High Commissioner was accompanied by Ms. Nazneen Stanley and Ms. Zaheera Jaufar of Thaa Madifushi.
 
 
    27 April, 2009
   
High Commissioner attends the Flag Raising Ceremony
 
     
 
H.E. Dr. Farahanaz Faizal, High Commissioner and Mr. Ahmed Shiaan, First Secretary attended the Flag Raising Ceremony to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the London Declaration and the birth of the modern Commonwealth.
 
 
    23 April, 2009
   
High Commissioner attended Reception held on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the Plan and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
 
     
 
H.E. Dr Farah Faizal, High Commissioner attended Reception held on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the Plan and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission at the Marlborough House hosted by H.E. Kamalesh Sharma, Commonwealth Secretary-General.
 
 
    16 April, 2009
   
High Commissioner and Counsellor meets Maldivian artists
 
     
 
H.E. Dr Farah Faizal, High Commissioner of the Maldives and Counsellor Naushad Waheed met with a group of Maldivian artists, the painter Samah Ahmed and members of the band Fasy Live to discuss the promotion of Maldivian culture and art in Britain.
 
 
    15 April, 2009
   
Republic of Maldives and the Republic of Kosovo establishes Diplomatic Relations
 
     
 
Republic of Maldives and the Republic of Kosovo have formally established Diplomatic Relations.
 
 
    12 April, 2009
   
Visit to UK opened up opportunities for the Maldives to seek foreign investments: President Nasheed
 
     
 
President Nasheed has said that his official visit to the UK opened up opportunities for the Maldives to seek foreign investments, trade and tourism promotion.
 
 
    12 April, 2009
   
President arrives in Male’
 
     
 
President Nasheed and Madam Laila Ali have arrived in Male’ this morning after concluding an official visit to the UK.
 
 
    11 April, 2009
   
Maldivian government no longer on the defensive about allegations of human rights abuse – President Nasheed
 
     
 
President Mohamed Nasheed has said that the Maldivian government is no longer on the defensive about allegations of human rights abuse. The President made this statement during a meeting held yesterday with the Secretary-General of Amnesty International, Ms Irene Khan.
 
 
    9 April, 2009
   
President says that during his days of incarceration, his dream was about bringing a better life for the people of the Maldives
 
     
 
resident Mohamed Nasheed has said that during his days of incarceration, his dream was about bringing a better life for the people of the Maldives. The President made this statement during an interview to the Talk to Aljazeera show hosted by Stephen Cole.
 
 
    9 April, 2009
   
The government will not interfere with the people’s right to criticise the government: says the President
 
     
 
President Mohamed Nasheed has reiterated that his government would not interfere with the people’s right to criticise the government.
 
 
    9 April, 2009
   
President says that he hopes the tipping points in people’s conscience will provoke citizens into action, before climate changes tips us beyond the point of no return
 
     
 
President Mohamed Nasheed has said it was his hope that the tipping points in people’s conscience would provoke citizens into action, before climate change tips us beyond the point of no return. The President made this statement in his lecture at the Royal Commonwealth Society yesterday.
 
 
    9 April, 2009
   
Duke of York commends the government on opening the country for business
 
     
 
Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, in his capacity as Special Representative for International Trade and Investment, has commended the government on opening the Maldives for business.
 
 
    8 April, 2009
   
President and the First Lady meets the Queen. The President meets Prime Minister Gordon Brown
 
     
 
President Mohamed Nasheed and Madam Laila Ali have visited Windsor Castle and met with Queen Elizabeth II and the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
 
 
    7 April, 2009
   
Government signs an MoU with the University College London
 
     
 
The Government of Maldives has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University College London (UCL) on conduction research on environment friendly technologies. The MoU was signed yesterday during President Nasheed’s officials of the United Kingdom.
 
 
    7 April, 2009
   
Vice President appeals to the health sector to work to provide better health quality to the people
 
     
 
Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed has appealed to the health sector to work to provide better quality health to the people. He made the statement at a function held to mark the World Health Day. The function was held this morning at the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital.
 
 
    6 April, 2009
   
President says the government’s plan is to create mid-market tourism
 
     
 
President Nasheed has said that the government’s plan was to create mid-market tourism in the Maldives. The President made this statement while speaking at a meeting held tonight with tour operators.
 
 
    5 April, 2009
   
President appoints a Presidential Commission to investigate complaints of torture in the prisons
 
     
 
President Mohamed Nasheed has appointed a Presidential Commission to investigate complaints of torture and unlawful acts within the Police Service.
 
 
    2 April, 2009
   
President’s Office issues a Directive on the government’s information policy
 
     
 
The President’s Office has today issued a directive on the government’s information policy.
 
 
    1 April, 2009
   
President Inaugurates Climate Change Advisory Council
 
     
 
President Nasheed has inaugurated an advisory council that will spearhead the government’s efforts to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change.
 
 
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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