Industry

The much needed expansion of MIFCO

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The Maldives Industrial Fisheries Company (MIFCO) is the state-owned enterprise that exports most of the pole-and-line fish caught in Maldivian waters, and has been a lifeline for most of the...

Promoting the Maldives post-pandemic

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The pristine beaches and crystal-clear lagoons of Maldives have attracted the attention of travelers from all over the world since 1972, when Italian travel agent George Corbin and ‘Kerafa’ Ahmed...

The floating houses primer

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When floating houses were first announced in the Maldives, the public were skeptical. They were rightfully so, as most environmentally friendly plans initiated by former President Mohamed Nasheed such as...

Maldives set to spend more on fuel in 2022

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The major components of a typical monthly import bill of the Maldives consist of fuel, food items, machinery, mechanical & electrical appliances, and products of the chemical or allied industries....