List of the Countries with which the Republic of Maldives has established Diplomatic Relations with Dates

1United Kingdom of Great Britain and Nothern Ireland26-Jul-65
2Sri Lanka Democratic Socialist Republic of26-Jul-65
3India, Republic of 1-Nov-65
4United States of America10-Nov-65
5Italy, Republic of1966
6Germany, Federal Republic of5-Jul-66
7Pakistan, Islamic Republic of26-Jul-66
8Russian Federation14-Sep-66
9Korea, Republic of30-Nov-66
12Egypt, Arab Republic of 12-Feb-69
13France, Republic of20-May-69
14Myanmar, Union of12-Oct-69
15Korea, Democratic People's Republic of14-Jun-70
16Iraq, Republic of 15-Sep-71
17China, People's Republic of 14-Oct-72
18Australia, Commonwealth of25-Jan-74
19Philippines, Republic of 12-Jul-74
20Indonesia, Republic of 2-Sep-74
21New Zealand10-Oct-74
22Singapore, Republic of 20-Feb-75
23Hungary, Republic of 24-May-75
24Vietnam,Socialist Republic of 20-Jun-75
25Mexico (United Mexican States)15-Nov-75
26Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, the Great Socialist People's 17-Nov-75
27Cuba, Republic of 29-Jan-77
28Belgium, Kingdom of3-Oct-77
29Kuwait, State of 1-Dec-77
30Austria, Republic of 1-Mar-78
31United Arab Emirates15-Mar-78
32Sweden, Kingdom of21-Aug-78
33Bangladesh, People's Republic of 22-Sep-78
34Turkey, Republic of 28-May-79
35Thailand, Kingdom of21-Jun-79
36Spain, Kingdom of25-Aug-79
37Netherlands, Kingdom of 3-Sep-79
38Romania, Republic of1-Nov-79
39Bahrain, Kingdom of 24-Mar-80
40Seychelles, Republic of 1-Jul-80
41Nepal, Federal Democratic Republic of 1-Aug-80
42Mali, Republic of 16-Oct-80
43Syrian Arab Republic 1981
44Mauritius, Republic of 15-Jan-81
45Senegal, Republic of 15-Feb-81
46Oman, Sultanate of 20-Feb-81
47Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of 17-Mar-81
48Jordan, Hashemite Kingdom of25-Mar-81
49Sudan, Republic of 10-Jun-81
50Switzerland (Swiss Confederation)23-Jun-81
52Palestine, State of 4-Apr-82
53Denmark, Kingdom of 8-Nov-82
54Guinea, Republic of8-Apr-83
55Comoros , The Union of20-Jul-83
56Tunisia, Republic of10-Sep-83
57Greece, (Hellenic Republic)17-Sep-83
58Norway, Kingdom of26-Mar-84
59Brunei Darussalam31-Mar-84
60Bhutan, Kingdom of 13-Jul-84
61Yemen, Republic of 25-Jul-84
62Bulgaria, Republic of 14-Aug-84
63Finland, Republic of 1-Oct-84
64Poland, Republic of1-Oct-84
65Malta, Republic of5-Mar-85
66Mongolia (Mongolian People's Republic)6-Nov-85
67Zimbabwe, Republic of 7-Jan-87
68Chile, Republic of 1-Mar-87
69Argentine Republic14-May-87
70Cyprus, Republic of1-Nov-87
71Vanuatu, Republic of27-Jan-88
72Morocco, Kingdom of4-Feb-88
73Lebanon, Republic of25-Feb-88
74Algeria, People's Democratic Republic of8-Mar-88
75Somalia, Democratic Republic of10-Mar-88
76Fiji, Republic of15-Mar-88
77Sierra Leone, Republic of14-Jun-88
78Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of11-Jul-88
79Tanzania, United Republic of11-Aug-88
80Colombia, Republic of 22-Aug-88
81Brazil, Federative Republic of 22-Sep-88
82Papua New Guinea22-Dec-88
83Peru, Republic of6-Feb-89
84Nigeria, Federal Republic of 1-Mar-89
85Kiribati, Republic of20-Mar-89
86Gambia, Republic of the3-Jul-89
87Panama, Republic of10-Jul-89
88Tonga, Kingdom of1-Aug-89
89Ghana, Republic of10-Aug-89
90Mauritania, Islamic Republic of16-Oct-89
91Solomon Islands18-Oct-89
93Iceland, Republic of30-Jan-90
95Namibia, Republic of26-Jul-90
96Venezuela, Republic of 1-Nov-90
97Micronesia, Federated States of24-Oct-91
98Marshall Islands, Republic of16-Dec-91
100Slovak Republic (Slovakia)1-Jan-93
101Guatemala, Republic od27-Jan-93
102Czech Republic 20-Apr-93
103Samoa, Independent State of (Western)2-Aug-93
104Ukraine, Republic of 17-Aug-93
105Kyrgyzstan, Republic of31-Aug-93
106Bahamas, Commonwealth of the28-Sep-93
107Tajikistan, Republic of6-Oct-93
108Uganda, Republic of30-Nov-93
109Belarus, Republic of 6-Dec-93
110Estonia, Republic of22-Mar-94
111Guyana, Cooperative Republic  of13-Apr-94
112Latvia, Republic of20-Jun-94
113South Africa, Republic of27-Jul-94
114Uzbekistan, Republic of7-Dec-94
115Armenia, Republic of10-Jan-95
116Portugal, Republic of 9-Feb-95
117Cambodia, Kingdom of 21-Sep-95
118Kenya, Republic of23-Oct-95
119Mozambique, Republic of27-Nov-95
120Slovenia, Republic of4-Mar-96
121Bosnia & Herzegovina27-Jan-97
122Croatia, Republic of8-Apr-97
123Lithuania, Republic of2-Dec-99
124Ireland, Republic of7-Dec-99
126Kazakhstan, Republic of 15-Mar-00
127Nauru, Republic of 9-May-00
129Macedonia, Republic of13-Nov-00
130Monaco, Principality of19-Mar-01
131Antigua and Barbuda25-Mar-02
132Timor Leste (East Timore)26-Nov-02
133Cape Verde, Republic of23-Apr-03
134St.Vincent & The Grenadines27-May-03
135Dominica, Commonwealth of 21-Jul-04
137Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of17-Mar-06
138Azerbaijan, Republic of 15-Jun-06
139Gabon, Republic of20-Mar-08
140Dijibouti, Republic of 7-Apr-08
141Andorra, Principality of19-May-08
142Albania, Republic of25-Jun-08
143Suriname, Republic of 23-Oct-08
145Uruguay, Oriental Republic of24-Feb-09
146Kosovo, Republic of15-Apr-09
147Trinidad & Tobago24-Nov-09
150Dominican Republic17-Mar-10
151Republic of Nicaragua11-May-10
152Republic of Costa Rica21-Sep-10
153Republic of Paraguay28-Sep-10
154Liechtenstein, Principality of21-Jan-11
155Republic of Ecuador14-Mar-11
156Benin, Republic of16-Sep-11
157Honduras, Republic of13-Oct-11
158Saint Lucia2-Dec-11
159Burkina Faso29-Dec-11
160Lao, People's Democratic Republic of10-Feb-12
162Palau, Republic of17-Oct-14
163St. Kitts and Nevis21-Sep-16
164El Salvador19-Sep-17