The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim has extended greetings and felicitations to the government and the people of China on its National Day Celebration, in a message to His Excellency Wang Yi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China.

A reception organized by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Maldives was held  to mark the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relation between the Maldives and China, and the 68th National Day of China.

Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Dr. Mohamed Asim has returned to Maldives after concluding a successful visit to New York, to attend the High-level segment of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly. 

Speaking at the fourth session of the Distinguished Speaker Series held by the Foreign Service institute of Maldives (FOSIM), Ambassador Zahiya Zareer, former Ambassador of Maldives to Sri Lanka, and current Ambassador-at-Large at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs shared several lessons she had learnt over her career, that she felt would be useful to current foreign service officers.

The newly appointed Ambassador of Turkey to the Maldives, His Excellency Mr. Şakir Özkan Torunlar, called on the Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Adam Shareef Umar, today.