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WHO recognises Maldives for eliminating endemic rubella virus

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recognised Maldives for eliminating endemic rubella virus

No intention of resigning, says economy minister

Maldives Economic Minister Fayyaz Ismail has responded to Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed’s call for him to resign

Former Maldives President Waheed fires back over 'politically motivated' fines

Former Maldives President Dr Mohamed Waheed on Tuesday claimed the MVR 1,000 penalty imposed on him over allegedly violating Health Protection Agency (HPA) guidelines was politically motivated

Parliament discloses financial statement of Speaker Nasheed, Qasim

The parliament publicized the financial statements of Speaker Mohamed Nasheed and the parliamentary representative of Alif Dhaalu Atoll's Maamigili constituency, MP Qasim Ibrahim

COVID-19: Back to two-digit figures with 83 new cases

The Maldives on Monday recorded 83 new cases of COVID-19

ADB halts graft-laden single window project of Maldives' economic ministry

In an unprecedented first in the Maldives, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has halted the USD 6.7 million (MVR 100 million) National Single Window project of the Ministry of Economic Development, as it was handed over to an ineligible contractor on suspicious grounds

Maldives' state of public health emergency extended

The Acting Minister of Health, Mohamed Aslam has extended the duration of the State of Public Health Emergency declared in the Maldives

Presence of armed foreign military personnel in the Maldives refuted

Maldives' Chief of Defence Force, Major General Abdulla Shamaal has denied the presence of armed foreign military personnel in the archipelago

Police launch investigation into threats against Maldives President Solih

Maldives Police Service, on Friday, revealed the launch of an investigation concerning threats expressed against President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

COVID-19: HPA confirms 125 new cases, 180 recoveries in Maldives

The Health Protection Agency (HPA), on Thursday, announced that 125 more individuals tested positive for COVID-19 in Maldives, while 180 people recovered from the disease

Political parties in Maldives urged to not encourage unrest

Elections Commission president Ahmed Shareef Adam has called on political parties not to encourage behaviour and action that would create public unrest

Maldives' foreign minister hails late Indian president Pranab Mukherjee

Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid on Thursday penned a message in the Condolence Book opened by the High Commission of India in Maldives, dedicated to the late former president of India, Pranab Mukherjee, following his demise

COVID-19: HPA confirms 141 new cases, 145 recoveries in Maldives

The Health Protection Agency (HPA), on Thursday, announced that 141 more individuals tested positive for COVID-19 in Maldives, while 145 people recovered from the disease

Russia to resume flights to Maldives

Russia, on Thursday, announced its decision to resume flights to Maldives

Resumption of guesthouses services in Maldives must set an example, says minister

Tourism Minister Abdulla Mausoom has stated that the reopening of local guesthouses in the Maldives must serve as an example for the world