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    29 September, 2012
   
Maldives Foreign Ministry concerned with the spread of misinformation by the Canadian Foreign Ministry
 
     
 
The Government of Maldives is disappointed with the statement by the Canadian Foreign Minister taking political sides with the opposition in the Maldives, and further fuelling misinformation about the CMAG and its decision on the Maldives.
 
 
    28 September, 2012
   
"CMAG’s withdrawal of Maldives from its agenda was encouragement to uphold the country's sovereignty" - President Waheed
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed said that the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG)’s decision to withdraw Maldives from its agenda was encouragement to continue to resolve our domestic issues on our own, and to uphold the sovereignty of the country.
 
 
    27 September, 2012
   
“Maldives is the ground zero for observing and monitoring the impact of changing global climate”, says President Dr Waheed
 
     
 
President Dr. Mohamed Waheed Hassan has noted that “if there is a ground zero for observing and monitoring the impacts of global climate, that would be Maldives”.
 
 
    27 September, 2012
   
President calls International Community to Cooperate Maldives
 
     
 
The President of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Dr Mohamed Waheed today delivered his address to the Sixty-seventh session of the United Nations General Assembly.
 
 
    25 September, 2012
   
“It is time for the Maldives to move on” say Alistair Burt
 
     
 
The UK Minister for South Asia, Mr Alistair Burt has said that it is time for the Maldives to move on following the release of the report of the Commission of National Inquiry in August this year.
 
 
    24 September, 2012
   
Small justice being served for small states, says President Waheed
 
     
 
The President of the Republic of Maldives His Excellency Dr Mohamed Waheed said that that small justice is being served to small states.
 
 
    24 September, 2012
   
Speech by His Excellency Dr Mohamed Waheed, President of the Republic of Maldives at the High Level Meeting on the Rule of Law
 
     
 
Mr President, Mr Secretary General, Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates. It is a pleasure and an honour to stand before you today, representing my nation, in advocacy of a principle, that we hold dear.
 
 
    23 September, 2012
   
“The country should now move ahead following the CoNI report” UNSG Ban Ki Moon.
 
     
 
The UN Secretary General, H.E Ban Ki Moon has noted that now that the transfer of power has been accepted nationally and internationally as constitutional through the very credible process of the CONI, the country should now move ahead to meet the challenges.
 
 
    21 September, 2012
   
President Waheed departs to the US
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has this morning departed on an official trip to the United States, to attend the 67th UN General Assembly. During this trip, the President will be accompanied by First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain.
 
 
    19 September, 2012
   
New Thai Ambassador Presents Credentials to the President
 
     
 
he New Ambassador of Thailand accredited to the Maldives, Poldej Worachat has presented his letter of credence to President Dr Mohamed Waheed, at a ceremony held at the President’s Office this morning.
 
 
    19 September, 2012
   
EU Ambassador calls on the President
 
     
 
The Ambassador of the European Union to the Maldives, Mr Bernard Savage has paid a courtesy call on President Dr Mohamed Waheed this afternoon.
 
 
    19 September, 2012
   
Maldives and Australia signs a MoU on Education
 
     
 
A Memorandum of Subsidiary arrangement has been signed between the Government of Maldives and the Government of Australia concerning the Maldives Education Sector Volunteer Program and Activity under the Australian Volunteers for International Development Program.
 
 
    17 September, 2012
   
New Ambassador of Australia meets State Minister Dunya
 
     
 
The new Ambassador of Australia to the Maldives, H. E. Ms. Robyn Mudie has met with the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, H. E. Ms. Dunya Maumoon.
 
 
    17 September, 2012
   
State Minister Dunya calls on Indian Defence Minister
 
     
 
The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Her Excellency Ms. Dunya Maumoon has called on the Indian Defence Minister His Excellency Mr. A.K Antony, who is on an official visit to the Maldives.
 
 
    15 September, 2012
   
The Government of Maldives Condemns the Burning of US Flag
 
     
 
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr Abdul Samad Abdullah has said that ‘the Government of Maldives rejects and condemns the burning of the flag of the United States of America by a group of protesters in Malé yesterday’.
 
 
    13 September, 2012
   
Government of Maldives Condemns the Attacks on the US Embassy in Cairo and the US Consulate in Benghazi
 
     
 
The Government of Maldives condemned the attacks on the US Embassy in Cairo and the US Consulate in Benghazi in the strongest terms and pledged Maldives full support to the Government and the people of the United States.
 
 
    12 September, 2012
   
"US assures continued support for strengthening democracy in the Maldives"
 
     
 
His Excellency Dr. Abdul Samad Abdullah, Minister of Foreign Affairs by His Excellency Mr. Robert O. Blake, the Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs of the United States of America, His Excellency Blake urged all parties to work together to resolve issues through dialogue
 
 
    10 September, 2012
   
USA Ambassador to Maldives pays a courtesy call on State Minister Dunya
 
     
 
The Ambassador of the United States of America accredited to the Republic of Maldives, Her Excellency Ms. Michele J. Sison paid courtesy call on Her Excellency Ms. Dunya Maumoon, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.
 
 
    9 September, 2012
   
New US Ambassador presents credentials to the President
 
     
 
09 September 2012, Male’;New Ambassador of the United States of America accredited to the Maldives, Michele J. Sison presented her letter of credence to President Dr Mohamed Waheed this morning.
 
 
    8 September, 2012
   
President and First Lady arrive in Male’ following the conclusion of their visit to China
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain arrived back in Male’ this evening, on conclusion of their official visit to China.
 
 
    7 September, 2012
   
Government urges all countries to remove Maldives from CMAG’s agenda
 
     
 
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs H. E. Ms. Dunya Maumoon has urged all countries in the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG) to remove Maldives from the agenda of CMAG
 
 
    6 September, 2012
   
President and First Lady visit Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain have this morning toured the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition. The President and the First Lady were welcomed by the Director of the exhibition Liu Boa.
 
 
    4 September, 2012
   
President Waheed and First Lady tour Renewable Energy Industrial Zone in Xinjiang Province
 
     
 
As part of their current visit to China, President Dr Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain this morning toured the renewable energy industrial zone in Xinjiang Province of China.
 
 
    3 September, 2012
   
President Waheed meets Premier of China
 
     
 
At the meeting, President Waheed expressed his appreciation to Premier Mr Wen Jiabao for the long standing close relations between the Maldives and China.
 
 
    2 September, 2012
   
Government call on Former President Nasheed to respect the rule of law
 
     
 
Speaking at a Press Conference the Defence Minister, Home Minister and Attorney General noted the unequivocal and clear findings of the CoNI which have noted that the transfer of power was legal and followed the constitution.
 
 
    2 September, 2012
   
President Waheed delivers speech at the opening ceremony of China-Eurasia Expo and China-Eurasia Economy Development and Cooperation Forum
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed today delivered a speech at the opening ceremony of China-Eurasia Expo and China-Eurasia Economy Development and Cooperation Forum.
 
 
    2 September, 2012
   
President and First Lady arrives in Xinjiang Province of China on an official visit
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain have arrived in Xinjiang Province of China yesterday evening, on an official visit.
 
 
    1 September, 2012
   
President Waheed departs to China
 
     
 
The President Dr Mohamed Waheed this evening departed on an official trip to China, to attend the China-Euroasia Expo 2012. During this trip, the President will be accompanied by First Lady Madam Ilham Hussain.
 
 
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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