- Police reveals details regarding recent gang assualts
- Retired Sergeant processed in Addu City was given no differential treatment
- A case of sexual abuse of a minor sent to PG’s Office
- Drug dealer operating in Male’ given life sentence and fined MVR 100,000
- EU urges political parties to act responsibly
- PPM is the best ark to travel the seas of politics- Dr. Jameel
- Adam Mohamed will not be given opportunity to run JSC according to his whims- Ali Waheed
- Threat of terrorism exists in the Maldives- Shiyam
- It is Nasheed who has no shell to seek refuge in- Matheen
- Hearing of case submitted to annul PPM primary election scheduled for today
- Maldivian Airlines to begin flights to China
- MDP calls to immediately cease politically motivated judicial actions against MDP
- Special task force created to combat gang activity
Cabinet advises President to declare certain areas of Fuvammulah as environmentally preserved
The cabinet has yesterday advised the President to declare the Bandaara Kilhi wetland, the Dhan’dimagi Kilhi wetland, and the northern beach area of Fuvammulah Island as preserved areas, as per Act 4/93, the Environmental Protection and Preservation Act of Maldives.
While deliberating on a paper presented by the Ministry of Environment and Energy at yesterday’s meeting, members of the cabinet noted that Fuvammulah Island naturally possessed environmentally unique features, and a rich ecosystem.
At today’s cabinet meeting, members also decided to incorporate the services being provided by the National Blood Transfusion Center and the National Thalassemia Center, under a new establishment, “Maldives Blood Services”.
Further, discussions were held on adopting WHO’s “International Health Regulations 2005” in the Maldives.