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News Maldives: Ooredoo Maldives donates intubation boxes to National Disaster Management Authority

Published on: Thursday 28 May 2020
Ooredoo Maldives donates intubation boxes to National Disaster Management Authority
News source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/ooredoo-maldives-donates-intubation-boxes-to-national-disaster-management-authority--1340419

Ooredoo Maldives has donated 50 intubation boxes to the National Disaster Management Authority of Maldives to support healthcare workers during the Covid-19 global pandemic. The transparent ...

News Maldives: Maldives to reopen on July 1 – but with expensive caveats

Published on: Wednesday 27 May 2020
Maldives to reopen on July 1 – but with expensive caveats
News source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/news/maldives-more-expensive-coronavirus/

Sprinkled across 1,192 palm-painted islands, the honeymoon hot spot relies heavily on tourism – accounting for 28 per cent of its GDP and over 60 per cent of its foreign reserves – and received more ...

News Maldives: Virus traps poor foreign workers in deserted Maldives

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
Virus traps poor foreign workers in deserted Maldives
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/virus-traps-poor-foreign-workers-deserted-maldives-033447328.html

Tens of thousands of impoverished foreign labourers have been left stranded and ostracised in one of the world's most densely packed cities as the tourist paradise of the Maldives battles coronavirus. Like Singapore, which recorded a large number of coronavirus cases among migrants living in tightly-packed

News Maldives: Maldives Good News For Superyachts

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
Maldives Good News For Superyachts
News source: https://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/WO2005/S00144/maldives-good-news-for-superyachts.htm

The Yacht Marina at CROSSROADS. The Maldives has announced an ease in lockdown restrictions starting from 29th June 2020. “International airports will open in phases from 1st July 2020 for flights and tourist/ yacht arrivals. Per the current plan, the ...

News Maldives: Coronavirus in the Maldives: The couple trapped on never-ending honeymoon

Published on: Friday 22 May 2020
Coronavirus in the Maldives: The couple trapped on never-ending honeymoon
News source: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-52721328

A few days later, the Dubai-based couple left for Cancún, Mexico, with barely a worry in the world: coronavirus seemed a distant concern, as it had yet to fully spread across the globe. So while the ...

News Maldives: Elizabeth Hurley Shares Throwback Bikini Photo From Maldives Holiday

Published on: Monday 18 May 2020
Elizabeth Hurley Shares Throwback Bikini Photo From Maldives Holiday
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/elizabeth-hurley-shares-throwback-bikini-photo-maldives-holiday-2978759

The picture Hurley shared online shows her in a bright blue bikini. The actress said in the post that the photo was taken in Maldives when she had visited the country back in February and stayed at ...

News Maldives: 70 Bangladeshis return from Maldives

Published on: Monday 18 May 2020
70 Bangladeshis return from Maldives
News source: https://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/dhaka/2020/05/18/70-bangladeshis-return-from-maldives

A C-130B transport aircraft of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) has brought back 70 Bangladeshi nationals, who could not join their workplaces in the Maldives due to the Covid-19 pandemic on Sunday. The ...

News Maldives: Elizabeth Hurley, 54, shares throwback bikini snap while in isolation: ‘No I’m not in the Maldives’

Published on: Monday 18 May 2020
Elizabeth Hurley, 54, shares throwback bikini snap while in isolation: ‘No I’m not in the Maldives’
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/elizabeth-hurley-54-bikini-throwback

Like many of us, Elizabeth Hurley has been yearning for times before lockdown. The British model and swimsuit designer took to Instagram on Sunday, where she posted a throwback photo of herself ...

News Maldives: Couple stranded in the Maldives on their honeymoon

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Couple stranded in the Maldives on their honeymoon
News source: https://abc13.com/maldives-honeymoon-island-travel/6122677/

This video is about a couple that became stranded in the Maldives when the COVID-19 pandemic canceled all of the flights home.

News Maldives: Maldives sees rapid spike in coronavirus patients

Published on: Saturday 09 May 2020
Maldives sees rapid spike in coronavirus patients
News source: https://www.thetelegraph.com/news/article/Maldives-sees-rapid-spike-in-coronavirus-patients-15258719.php

The Maldives, an Indian Ocean archipelago nation with one of the world's most congested capitals, has seen a rapid rise in coronavirus cases over the past few weeks. Health officials predict that more ...

News Maldives: COVID-19: Ships, flights to evacuate Indians from Maldives, UAE, says government

Published on: Monday 04 May 2020
COVID-19: Ships, flights to evacuate Indians from Maldives, UAE, says government
News source: https://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2020/may/05/covid-19-ships-flights-to-evacuate-indians-from-maldives-uae-says-government-2139375.html

INS Jalashwa deployed off Mumbai coast, along with INS Magar, diverted for the Maldives on Monday night, a defence spokesperson said in the early hours on Tuesday.

News Maldives: IMF Executive Board Approves a US$28.9 Million Disbursement to the Republic of Maldives to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

Published on: Sunday 03 May 2020
IMF Executive Board Approves a US$28.9 Million Disbursement to the Republic of Maldives to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/maldives/imf-executive-board-approves-us289-million-disbursement-republic-maldives-address

English News and Press Release on Maldives about Health, Recovery and Reconstruction and Epidemic; published on 22 Apr 2020 by IMF ...

News Maldives: When You Don’t Have Any Domestic Tourism to Rely On: Maldives as a Pandemic Case Study

Published on: Thursday 30 April 2020
When You Don’t Have Any Domestic Tourism to Rely On: Maldives as a Pandemic Case Study
News source: https://skift.com/2020/05/01/when-you-dont-have-any-domestic-tourism-to-rely-on-maldives-as-a-pandemic-case-study/

Without a domestic tourism market, the Maldives may be staring down a harder recovery path than other countries as it seeks to find a right approach to reopening its tourism-reliant economy without jeopardizing public health.

News Maldives: Asia virus latest: first Maldives death, Australia eases curbs

Published on: Wednesday 29 April 2020
Asia virus latest: first Maldives death, Australia eases curbs
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/asia-virus-latest-first-maldives-death-australia-eases-111931635.html

The Maldives reported its first coronavirus fatality Thursday with the death of an 83-year-old woman, as the Indian Ocean holiday hotspot extended a nationwide lockdown. Health minister Abdulla Ameen said the woman died on Wednesday in hospital. There have now been 280 confirmed cases since the virus

News Maldives: Hundreds of tourists are still stranded in the Maldives, an island nation known for its luxury resorts

Published on: Thursday 30 April 2020
Hundreds of tourists are still stranded in the Maldives, an island nation known for its luxury resorts
News source: https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/maldives-tourists-coronavirus-trnd/index.html

Hundreds of tourists are still stuck in the Maldives, Ali Waheed, the country's tourism minister told CNN's Richard Quest, more than a month after the novel coronavirus arrived there. Waheed said ...

News Maldives: Maldives : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Maldives

Published on: Thursday 23 April 2020
Maldives : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Maldives
News source: https://www.imf.org/en/Publications/CR/Issues/2020/04/23/Maldives-Request-for-Disbursement-Under-the-Rapid-Credit-Facility-Press-Release-Staff-Report-49368

The Maldives is suffering from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Maldivian economy is one of the most dependent countries on tourism. GDP growth is projected to be about -8.1 percent in 2020, ...

News Maldives: Bangladesh to send food, medical aid to Maldives

Published on: Tuesday 14 April 2020
Bangladesh to send food, medical aid to Maldives
News source: https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/04/15/bangladesh-to-send-food-medical-aid-to-maldives

Bangladesh is sending more than 100 tonnes of food, medical supplies and other protective equipment to the Maldives to combat the coronavirus crisis. A Bangladesh Navy ship carrying the aid will set ...

News Maldives: Coronavirus hits Maldives' lucrative tourism industry

Published on: Tuesday 14 April 2020
Coronavirus hits Maldives' lucrative tourism industry
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/coronavirus-hits-maldives-lucrative-tourism-industry/a-53131198

The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the global economy, and the Maldives is no exception. But the tourism-dependent island nation may find the path to recovery a lot harder. The Maldives is an ...