Foreign Minister inaugurates Ukulhas Convention Centre

Foreign Minister inaugurates Ukulhas Convention Centre

Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid on Monday officially inaugurated the Ukulhas Convention Centre in Ukulhas, Alif Alif Atoll.

The Minister attended the ceremony as a Special Envoy of President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.

The Convention Centre is funded jointly by the governments of Maldives and India.

The centre was built within a month as the venue for the Ukulhas Tech Fair, International Workshop on Applied Artificial Intelligence 2019 and Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (SKIMA 2019), which kicked off the same day.

During this visit, the minister attended the Ukulhas Tech Fair, observed the stalls and interacted with participants.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Minister Shahid acknowledged and thanked President Solih for his commitment to the project.

He then congratulated the Council and people of Ukulhas for this achievement.