The Maldives opposition alliance, Progressive Congress Coalition has met with a delegation from the US embassy in Sri Lanka and Maldives. The US delegation was led by US Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives HE. Alaina B.Tepitz. The Progressive Congress Coalition was represented by the former Ambassador to Sri LankaContinue Reading

Opposition Progressive Congress Coalition has launched nationwide protests against the current government. The protests were held in solidarity with the opposition leader former President Abdulla Yameen who has spent the last year in jail. According to the coalition’s spokesperson Heena Waleed, protests were held in all inhabited islands excluding theContinue Reading

Parliament debate on the government’s proposed budget for 2021 has ended after over 15 hours of debate. Following the proposal of the budget last Monday, the MVR 34.7 billion budget was criticized by both the opposition and ruling party members. Majority of the parliamentarians criticized the budget stating the highContinue Reading