Maldives Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Tigerair Singapore's new route into Male seals 'Arch of Triumph' winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Anna.aero

    ... This vague dampness isn't a FTWA at all, but further concerning evidence of the rising sea levels that threaten the Maldives' tourism-dependent economy which rises only two metres above sea level. The situation is a complete paradox: 30% of the ...

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  2. Tigerair Singapore makes Male destination 37 from ChangiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Anna.aero

    ... web experience. Celebrating the launch of Tigerair Singapore services to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport in the Maldives on 26 January were Ho Yuen Sang, COO, Tigerair and Bandhu Ibrahim Saleem, Managing Director, MACL (Maldives Airport Company ...

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  3. Maldives ruling coalition wins local body polls - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | India Talkies

    Male, Jan 29 The Maldives' ruling coalition has won majority seats in the local council elections held Jan 18, preliminary results announced by the Elections Commission showed.

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  4. US rules out permanent military presence in MaldivesRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | India.com

    Washington: The US has ruled out a permanent military base in the Maldives, amid reports that new government in Male has decided not to sign a defence cooperation pact with Washington in this regard.

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  5. Maldives president to visit Japan, China - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | India Talkies

    Colombo, Jan 22: Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Wednesday said he is planning a visit to China within the next few months to promote bilateral relations between the two countries.

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  6. Maldives president to visit Sri Lanka - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | India Talkies

    Male, Jan 20: Maldives President Abdulla Yameen will Tuesday begin a three-day visit to Sri Lanka, his first tour to that country since assuming office, in an effort to strengthen bilateral relations and enhance business and investment ties between the two countries.

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  7. Maldivian President to arrive in Sri Lanka tomorrowRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | Colombo Page

    Jan 20, Colombo: President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will arrive in Sri Lanka on January 21, External Affairs Ministry sources said.

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  8. Maldivian President to visit Sri Lanka next weekRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Colombo Page

    Jan 17, Colombo: President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will arrive in Sri Lanka on January 21, External Affairs Ministry sources said.

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  9. Marital Rape Bill In Maldives Vetoed By President Abdualla Yameen As 'Un-Islamic'Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Switched

    ... if the intent is to transmit a sexual disease. Yameen vetoed the bill about a week after the vice president of the Maldives Fiqh Academy, Mohamed Iyaz Abdul Latheef, criticized its passage saying the Quran and the Sunnah, or the teachings of Islam, ...

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  10. Britain OKs Asylum For AtheistBy Nico HinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... beliefs would become very quickly known," the application stated. In 2010, a tragic story emerged from the Maldives, where the local media reported that Ismail Mohamed Didi, 25, had committed suicide after colleagues at the airport where he worked ...

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  11. News from around the Asia Pacific region, Jan 13.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | 4 Hoteliers

    ... meeting rooms offering more than 200 sqm of function space. New luxury resort 'Velaa Private Island' opens in the Maldives An exclusive private luxury retreat, Velaa Private Island, has opened in Noonu Atoll, north of Male. The resort features 45 ...

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  12. No possibility of GMR return in airport project: Maldives PrezRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Asserting that Maldives has nothing against GMR, newly- elected Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen said his administration was committed to resolve the dispute with the Indian firm amicably.

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  13. Travel agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | The Independent

    ... logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Velaa Private Island opens in the Maldives archipelago, just north of the capital Male, this month. The 45-villa resort will have a Clarins spa, yoga pavillion and ...

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  14. Technology's Next Big Thing Is Almost Here...Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    Have you ever heard of Maldives? If you haven't, think of it as the "Hawaii of the Indian Ocean."

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  15. SAARC secretary general visits PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... mechanism and reiterated Pakistan's commitment to the SAARC process. Saleem who hails from the Republic of the Maldives, is the 11th SAARC secretary general. He will complete his tenure on February 28, 2014 after which Foreign Secretary of Nepal ...

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  16. Pakistan reaffirms commitment to SAARC CharterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | The Nation

    ... and reiterated Pakistan's commitment to the SAARC process. Ahmed Saleem who hails from the Republic of the Maldives, is the 11th SAARC Secretary General. He completes his tenure on 28 February 2014 after which Arjun Bahadur Thapa, Foreign Secretary ... 1 comment

  17. Maldives lands AFC Challenge Cup hostingRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    Maldives will apparently get to keep hosting rights for the Asian Football Confederation Challenge Cup's final round in May, a tourney that the Philippines was hoping to get its hands on.

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  18. Maldives gov't to launch sea ambulance serviceRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The Maldives government has decided to introduce sea ambulance services throughout the islands within two months to transport patients more quickly and safely in the tourist hotspot, local media reported here on Tuesday.

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  19. India wishes to work with Maldives, other nations to ensure peace in Indian Ocean: MukherjeeRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Jan.3 : India wishes to work with Maldives and other like-minded nations to ensure peace in the Indian Ocean region, said President Pranab Mukherjee while holding discussions with his Maldivian counterpart Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom.

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  20. India extends $25mn credit to MaldivesRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Jan 2 : Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday met Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen and said India is extending a standby credit facility of 25 million US dollars to Maldives for imports from the Asian nation.

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