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    27 March, 2013
   
New Ukrainian Ambassador Presents Credentials to the President
 
     
 
New Ambassador of Ukraine accredited to the Maldives, Oleksandr Shevehenko presented his letter of credence to President Dr Mohamed Waheed this morning.
 
 
    27 March, 2013
   
President reiterates commitment to protect the rights of expatriate workers
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has reiterated the government’s commitment to ensure that the rights of the expatriate workers in the Maldives were fully protected, in accordance with the relevant laws of the Maldives.
 
 
    25 March, 2013
   
22nd Session of the Human Rights Council Concludes with the Adoption of a Number of Important Resolutions
 
     
 
The UN Human Rights Council has concluded its 22nd session in Geneva, with the adoption of a number of resolutions on the rights of the child, prevention of torture, protecting human rights defenders...
 
 
    25 March, 2013
   
Canadian Special Envoy to the Commonwealth calls on President Waheed
 
     
 
Canadian Special Envoy to the Commonwealth, Senator Hugh Segal has paid a courtesy call on President Dr Mohamed Waheed. The meeting was held this morning at the President’s Office.
 
 
    24 March, 2013
   
Canadian Special Envoy to Commonwealth meets the Minister
 
     
 
Canadian Special Envoy to the Commonwealth, Senator Hugh Segal has met the His Excellency Dr. Abdul Samad Abdullah, Minister of Foreign Affairs today. The call was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
 
 
    23 March, 2013
   
“Celebrating Earth Hour is a step taken to Preserve Energy for our Future Generations” – Vice President
 
     
 
Vice President Mohamed Waheed Deen has said that the celebration of Earth Hour was a step taken to preserve energy for our future generations.
 
 
    20 March, 2013
   
President Sends a Message of Condolence to Prime Minister of Bangladesh
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has sent a message of condolence to Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina, following the passing away of President Zillur Rahman.
 
 
    20 March, 2013
   
President Waheed expresses hope for further investment cooperation with Qatar
 
     
 
Briefing on his visit to Qatar, President Dr Mohamed Waheed has expressed his hopes of further consolidating investment cooperation between the Maldives and Qatar.
 
 
    20 March, 2013
   
President Establishes Committee to Identify Necessary Measures and Challenges in Protecting Children From Sexual Violence
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has established a committee to identify necessary measures and challenges in protecting children from sexual violence.
 
 
    19 March, 2013
   
President Meets Prime Minister of Qatar
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed, who is currently on an official visit to Qatar, has met with the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al-Thani.
 
 
    18 March, 2013
   
President Waheed meets Emir of Qatar
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has today met with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani
 
 
    16 March, 2013
   
Statement by the Government of Maldives regarding EU High Representation
 
     
 
The Government of the Maldives considers the ‘Declaration’ issued on the Maldives by the European Union’s High Representative, Catherine Ashton, on 14 March 2013, as unfortunate and unacceptable.
 
 
    15 March, 2013
   
President Congratulates newly appointed President of China
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has sent a message of congratulations to the new President of China Mr Xi Jinping.
 
 
    14 March, 2013
   
Presidential Research Fellowship to be introduced at the Maldives National University
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has today announced a plan to introduce a Presidential Postgraduate Research Fellowship.
 
 
    13 March, 2013
   
SAARC Secretary General Calls on the President
 
     
 
Secretary General of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Mr Ahmed Saleem has paid a courtesy call on President Dr Mohamed Waheed.
 
 
    11 March, 2013
   
New Pakistani High Commissioner Presents Credentials to the President
 
     
 
New High commissioner of Pakistan accredited to the Maldives, Muhammad Saeed Khan presented his letter of credence to President Dr Mohamed Waheed this morning.
 
 
    11 March, 2013
   
Commonwealth Day Message by Minister
 
     
 
The Commonwealth Day is an opportunity to celebrate the Commonwealth principles and values.
 
 
    11 March, 2013
   
Maldives at the Human Rights Council
 
     
 
At the 22nd Session of the Human Rights Council, currently ongoing in Geneva, the Maldives delegation has been actively participating in the debate and negotiations of the Council. The Maldives Delegation in Geneva is led by Ambassador Iruthisham Adam.
 
 
    10 March, 2013
   
President Appoints High Commissioner to India
 
     
 
President Dr. Mohamed Waheed has appointed Mr. Mohamed Naseer as the High Commissioner of Maldives to India.
 
 
    6 March, 2013
   
President Sends a Message of Condolence to Acting President of Venezuela
 
     
 
President Dr Mohamed Waheed has sent a message of condolence to Acting President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro, following the passing away of President Hugo Chavez.
 
 
    6 March, 2013
   
Former President Nasheed’s Trial Postponed: Updated Information
 
     
 
The Hulhumale Magistrate Court has decided today to postpone the trial of former President Mohamed Nasheed for four weeks. The court's decision came following Mr. Nasheed's legal counsel's request in the court to postpone the case either for four weeks or until the Presidential elections.
 
 
    6 March, 2013
   
Former President Nasheed under Police custody
 
     
 
Former President Mohamed Nasheed was brought under Police custody yesterday afternoon, following a court order issued by the Hulhumale Magistrate Court, that instructed the Maldives Police Service to produce the former President to court today at 1600 hours.
 
 
    3 March, 2013
   
Maldives Reaffirms Commitment to Ratify the Child Rights Protocol
 
     
 
The Maldives participated at a panel discussion last week, which was aimed at promoting the ratification of the Third Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedures.
 
 
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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