Maldives

  • maldivesindependent.com
  • 1 day ago

The Maldives first FTA was rushed through parliament last month, but the government says it will open up the world’s largest consumer market for tariff-free fish exports. The Maldives also committed to waive import duties for Chinese goods.

  • maldivesindependent.com
  • 1 day ago

Murder charges have been raised over the fatal stabbing of two young men in late September, the Prosecutor General's office informed media.

  • maldivesindependent.com
  • 2 days ago

Mahfooz Saeed, who was attacked while he was part of the legal team representing former president Mohamed Nasheed, has been barred from court by the Department of Judicial Administration.

  • maldivesindependent.com
  • 3 days ago

Opposition lawmakers have been boycotting parliamentary proceedings since the contentious disqualification of defectors from the ruling party was used to quash a majority-backed no-confidence motion against the parliament speaker.

  • maldivesindependent.com
  • 3 days ago

The managing director of the government's health insurance company Aasandha was sacked Tuesday after less than six months on the job.