Tuesday August 4th 2015

European Parliamentary delegation call on the President

29 April 2012,

Members of the visiting European Parliamentary delegation have today paid a courtesy call on President Dr Mohamed Waheed. The meeting was held at the President’s office this morning.
At the meeting, the President said that the Maldivian government greatly valued the close relationship established between the Maldives and the EU. The President also updated the delegation on the measures taken by the government in stabilising the political situation in the country, following the transition of power on February 7. He also assured that the Maldives was safe for tourists visiting the country. Further, President Waheed spoke on the government’s policies in continuing the welfare programmes initiated by the former government.
The President highlighted the environmental issues faced in the islands, and reiterated Maldives’ commitment to its carbon neutrality plan.
The European Parliamentary delegation congratulated the President on the recent by-elections held in the country being free and fair, and being accepted by the general public.

Source: President’s Office – Press Release Ref. No. 2012-308

More from category

Vice President awards Champions of Baibalaa Competition
Vice President awards Champions of Baibalaa Competition

 02 August 2015, Ref: 2015-259 Vice President Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor has presented the trophy for the champions of [Read More]

President Yameen and First Lady watch Military Parade and Cultural Display
President Yameen and First Lady watch Military Parade and Cultural Display

31 July 2015, Ref: 2015-258 President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom and First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim have this evening [Read More]

Dr. Abdul Kalam’s legacy as a leader of firm conviction and profound knowledge will inspire generations of South Asians for many years to come – President Yameen
Dr. Abdul Kalam’s legacy as a leader of firm conviction and profound knowledge will inspire generations of South Asians for many years to come – President Yameen

30 July 2015, Ref: 2015-255 President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has on Thursday signed the Book of Condolence [Read More]

President sees off the Maldivian contingent taking part in the IOIG
President sees off the Maldivian contingent taking part in the IOIG

30 July 2015, Ref: 2015-254 President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom and Vice President Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor have [Read More]

President ratifies the Fourth Amendment to the “Decentralisation Act”
President ratifies the Fourth Amendment to the “Decentralisation Act”

29 July 2015, Ref: 2015-253 President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has on Wednesday, ratified the Fifth Amendment to the [Read More]

Insider

Archives