The Government has approved renewable energy rates for state utilities companies, signifying the first step in “an exciting investment opportunity” for solar power.
Producer Richard Berge speaks with Minivan News about “The Island President”, a documentary film on the Maldives which will premier locally this week.
The Civil Court has overturned the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA)’s Rf100 million (US$6.5 million) fine against local business tycoon Mohamed ‘Champa’ Moosa.
While fishing is a niche market in the Maldives, one travel operator noted that angling was one of the UK’s most popular sports and a potential drawcard for the Maldives.
An unexpected commitment was an agreement in principle that SAARC countries would spend an “appropriate proportion” of their national income on renewable energy technologies.
Documentary film “The Island President” will be screened in the Maldives during the week of November 21, marking the fifth viewing of the film since its September debut at the Telluride Film Festival in Colorado, US.
People in Bangladesh and the Maldives are already living with the effects of climate change, writes Swadesh Roy, arguing that climate change should be the key focus for SAARC leaders.
No matter how much we try to replicate the features of the sea in a dolphin cage, there is no possibility that a dolphin held captive will be happy and healthy, writes Karam Ibrahim.
The ‘dolphin lagoon’ proposal, which recently received confused and heated media attention, aims to protect a favored yet abused species while appeasing popular demand.