11 February 2016, London - Ref: 81/2016;

A ministerial delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, H.E. Ms Dunya Maumoon, and comprising Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture Dr Mohamed Shainee, and Attorney-General Uz Mohamed Anil and Chief Communications Officer at the President's Office, Mr Ali Khalid, have today met with Minister of State at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, The Rt Hon. Hugo Swire MP. The recently appointed High Commissioner to the UK, Mr Ahmed Shiaan was also in attendance.

11 February 2016, London - Ref: 82/2016;

A ministerial delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, H.E. Ms Dunya Maumoon, and comprising Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture Dr Mohamed Shainee, and Attorney-General Uz Mohamed Anil and Chief Communications Officer at the President's office, Mr Ali Khalid, have today met with the Commonwealth Secretary General, H.E. Mr Kamalesh Sharma.

10 February 2016, Malé - 77/2016;

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Her Excellency Dunya Maumoon has sent a congratulatory message to His Excellency Lyonpo Damcho Dorji, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bhutan, following the birth of the first Royal Child, His Royal Highness The Gyalsey of Bhutan.

10 February 2016, London- Ref: 79/2016

The new High Commissioner, H.E Mr. Ahmed Shiaan presented his credentials to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on 10 February 2016 at a formal ceremony held at Buckingham Palace. The presentation marked the official assumption of duties as the non resident High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to the United Kingdom.

9 February 2016, Malé - Ref: 78/2016;

Minister of Foreign Affairs Dunya Maumoon says that the “EU is a valued partner in the democratization process in the Maldives, and the Government of Maldives will continue with that partnership based on mutual respect and understanding”. Minister Dunya made these remarks following the visit to the Maldives by a group of European Parliamentarians, from 7 to 9 February 2016.