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    29 June, 2012
   
Maldives Calls for a Comprehensive Approach to Dealing with Global Terrorism
 
     
 
The Ambassador and Chargé d’Affaires of the Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Maldives to the United Nations, Mr. Ahmed Sareer, pledged the Maldives’ continuing support for the United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy.
 
 
    28 June, 2012
   
Pakistan donates One Million Maldivian Rufiyya to Government of Maldives
 
     
 
Pakistan has donated one million Maldivian Rufiyya to Government of Maldives
 
 
    27 June, 2012
   
President Waheed arrives back in Male’ following conclusion of Rio+20
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has this afternoon arrived back from his visit to Rio de Janeiro, to attend the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20.
 
 
    23 June, 2012
   
President successfully elevates the Maldives’ environmental sustainability agenda at the Rio+20 Conference
 
     
 
The President’s Office says that President Mohamed Waheed deemed the Rio+20 Conference a successful endeavor for the Maldives.
 
 
    23 June, 2012
   
President Waheed briefs on the Maldives’ environment and economic policies at “The Maldives Story”
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has briefed participants of The Maldives Story, a session organized by the Maldives as a side event at the Rio+20 Summit, on the government’s environment and economic policies
 
 
    23 June, 2012
   
President Waheed meets UN SG
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed meets the UN Secretary-General Mr Ban Ki-moon on the sideline of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development.
 
 
    21 June, 2012
   
Maldives Plans to Lead the Way in Sustainable Tourism
 
     
 
President Waheed Hassan yesterday outlined his vision for safeguarding the nation’s unique natural environment and protecting its vital tourism sector.
 
 
    20 June, 2012
   
President Waheed announces Maldives as the first country to be a Marine Reserve
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has announced that the Maldives is set to become the first country to be a marine reserve, and also the single largest marine reserve in the world.
 
 
    20 June, 2012
   
Government welcomes the decision of Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group
 
     
 
The Government of Maldives has today welcomed the decision of the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG) to support the measures taken by the Government to strengthen the Commission of National Inquiry (CoNI) established to investigate the events surrounding the transfer of power on 7 February
 
 
    20 June, 2012
   
CoNI has been Reconstituted as Agreed to by the Government: State Minister Dunya
 
     
 
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs H. E. Ms. Dunya Maumoon has said that the Commission of National Inquiry (CoNI), established to make an independent and impartial investigation into developments in the Maldives from 14 January 2012 to 8 February 2012, has been reconstituted as agreed to by the
 
 
    20 June, 2012
   
President Congratulates Saudi Crown Prince
 
     
 
The President of the Republic of Maldives His Excellency Dr Mohamed Waheed yesterday congratulated Prince His Highness Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saudon his appointment as crown prince, deputy premier and minister of defense.
 
 
    18 June, 2012
   
Maldives President Heads to Rio +20
 
     
 
President Waheed yesterday set off to address the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio, Brazil.
 
 
    18 June, 2012
   
Maldives Government holds Children’s Conference to highlight the threat of climate change in the run up to Rio +20
 
     
 
The Maldives Government has given the children of the Maldives a platform to highlight the environmental threats facing the islands to the international community at Rio +20
 
 
    17 June, 2012
   
President reconstitutes Commission of National Inquiry
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed, by decree, has today reconstituted the Commission of National Inquiry and reappointed members to the Commission.
 
 
    13 June, 2012
   
President Waheed officially launches Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has appealed for support from everyone, in protecting our environment; as the environment is interrelated with our livelihood, our economy, and our sole existence.
 
 
    13 June, 2012
   
UK Welcomes Progress in the Maldives
 
     
 
The UK's Foreign Office Minister Alistair Burt has issued a statement welcoming the Maldives Government's decision to reform the composition of the Commission of National Inquiry (CoNI), including by accepting an individual nominated by former President Nasheed
 
 
    12 June, 2012
   
Maldivian Children present their concerns for the Maldives’ future, to be presented to world leaders at the Rio + 20 Summit
 
     
 
The Participants of the children’s conference, Children’s Voice for a Better Future, have presented to President Dr Mohamed Waheed, their concerns for the Maldives’ future, to be presented to world leaders at the upcoming Rio + 20 Summit.
 
 
    12 June, 2012
   
“Signing BBC weather sponsorship is an achievement for Maldives’ Tourism” – Vice President Waheeduddeen
 
     
 
Vice President Mohamed Waheeduddeen has said that signing a marketing and advertising agreement with the BBC, for Maldives’ tourism promotion, was to be considered an achievement and a success.
 
 
    11 June, 2012
   
President Waheed Departs London after 5 Day Visit
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain departed London yesterday after a five day visit that saw them attend celebrations in honour of HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.
 
 
    11 June, 2012
   
President Waheed Meets UK Media
 
     
 
On Thursday and Friday, President Dr Mohamed Waheed gave interviews to leading UK print and broadcast media outlets. The President discussed his assumption of the Presidency, recent political developments in the Maldives, and the upcoming Rio +20 Climate Conference.
 
 
    11 June, 2012
   
President Waheed Meets Maldivian Community in the UK
 
     
 
On Thursday evening, President Dr Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain met UK-based Maldivian students and families at a reception held at the Maldives High Commission in London.
 
 
    7 June, 2012
   
President Waheed Meets Sri Lankan President
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has yesterday met with President Mahinda Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka. Both presidents engaged in a cordial and productive exchange on a range of issues of mutual interest.
 
 
    6 June, 2012
   
President attends Commonwealth Lunch in Honour of HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has today joined Her Majesty The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, and other Commonwealth Heads of Government for a luncheon hosted by Commonwealth Secretary-General HE Kamalesh Sharma in honour of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee.
 
 
    5 June, 2012
   
President Waheed Joins Other World Leaders to Celebrate HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee
 
     
 
By invitation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, President Dr Mohamed Waheed has today joined other Heads of Government on the final day of official celebrations to mark 60 years of Her Majesty’s reign.
 
 
    5 June, 2012
   
Maldives President Congratulates H.M. Queen Elizabeth II on Diamond Jubilee
 
     
 
President Waheed today congratulated Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the occasion of her Diamond Jubilee.
 
 
    5 June, 2012
   
President Waheed arrives in London for Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed arrived in London last night, to begin a five day visit that will see him attend official engagements held in honour of The Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Head of the Commonwealth.
 
 
    4 June, 2012
   
President Waheed departs to the UK
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has this morning departed to the UK, to attend the Diamond Jubilee functions of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Head of the Commonwealth. First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain is accompanying the President during this visit.
 
 
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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