Category: Government News

Maldives holds first online Cabinet meeting

Maldives holds first online Cabinet meeting

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's cabinet on Tuesday held the Maldives' first online...

Pay cuts approved for parliament-set salaries

Pay cuts approved for parliament-set salaries

The parliament on Wednesday approved salary reductions for high-ranking posts, including...

'Govt will follow advise of health professionals' - NEOC

'Govt will follow advise of health professionals' - NEOC

The National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) has assured that the top priority...

Higher Education Ministry urges self-funded students abroad to register

Higher Education Ministry urges self-funded students abroad...

The Ministry of Higher Education, on Monday, issued a request for all self-funded...

Govt to provide financial aid to locals studying abroad

Govt to provide financial aid to locals studying abroad

Ministry of Higher Education on Thursday, confirmed the decision to provide financial...

'Entire population is at risk of becoming infected': Nasheed

'Entire population is at risk of becoming infected': Nasheed

Speaker of the Parliament Mohamed Nasheed has stated that the COVID-19 infection...

Pres ratifies bill to postpone local council elections

Pres ratifies bill to postpone local council elections

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Sunday ratified the bill passed by the Parliament...

Senior govt. officials visit virus-hit Narudhoo

Senior govt. officials visit virus-hit Narudhoo

Ateam of medical experts, as well as the Health Minister and senior government officials,...

Govt completes Gulhifalhu quarantine facility with 665 beds

Govt completes Gulhifalhu quarantine facility with 665...

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the government of Maldives, in collaboration...

Japan extends emergency grant to the Maldives

Japan extends emergency grant to the Maldives

The Government of Japan has extended a MVR 9 million grant to the Maldives through...

Parliamentary committee seeks to sustain utilities despite unpaid bills

Parliamentary committee seeks to sustain utilities despite...

Parliamentary Committee on State-Owned Enterprises (SOE), on Thursday, proposed...

Over 100 police officers under quarantine

Over 100 police officers under quarantine

Over 100 police officers linked to COVID-19 cases have been quarantined, the National...

Maldives seeks Russia, Turkey help to address virus challenges

Maldives seeks Russia, Turkey help to address virus challenges

The government of Maldives requested the support of Russia and Turkey to address...

Parliament approves motion to borrow MVR 4 bln from central bank

Parliament approves motion to borrow MVR 4 bln from central...

The Parliament on Sunday approved to suspend some articles of the Fiscal Responsibility...

24-hr lockdown initiated in Male' city

24-hr lockdown initiated in Male' city

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has imposed a 24-hour lockdown on Male' city...

Govt. calls on locals to remain abroad if not in a state of urgency

Govt. calls on locals to remain abroad if not in a state...

Government spokesperson Mabrouq Azeez has called on Maldivians abroad to stay at...