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12th AGM of the Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council (SLMLBC) will be held on 20th August 2020 at 3.30pm via MS TEAMS.

Dear SLMLBC Members   We have pleasure in informing you that the 12th Annual General Meeting of the Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council (SLMLBC) of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will be held on  20th August 2020 at 3.30pm via MS TEAMS. (Kindly log in by 3.25 pm). The link to participate in the…
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Circular to Members of the Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council

Trade and Investment Promotion Mission to Maldives 15, 16, 17 July 2019   We are glad to inform you that the Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will be organizing its Seventh Trade and Investment promotion mission to Maldives from 15th to 17th July, 2019. Duration of the visit…
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Circular 14-VDS.CIR.2019.05 – Commercial inv & Packing list

Circular 14-VDS.CIR.2019.05
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Trade and Investment Promotion Mission to Maldives 15th – 17th July 2019

The Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council (SLMLBC) of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce organized a Trade and Investment Promotion Mission to Maldives from 15th – 17th July 2019. The Council also took part at FHAM, The Premier Intentional Hospitality Trade fair in Maldives 2019, at the Dharubaaruge Exhibition Hall, Male. The main objective of…
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SRI LANKA – MALDIVES BUSINESS COUNCIL HOLDS 11th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

  Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council (SLMLBC) of The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce held its 11th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 24th July 2019 at the Hilton Colombo Residences.  Ambassador, His Excellency Omar Abdul Razzak, Ambassador from the Embassy of the Republic of Maldives was the Chief Guest at the event.   Devdinda…
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SRI LANKA MALDIVES WELCOMES THE NEW MALDIVES AMBASSADOR

The Sri Lanka – Maldives Business Council of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce recently, organized a networking event to welcome the new Ambassador of Maldives to Sri Lanka Omar Abdul Razak at the Hilton Residences, Colombo. The Minister of National Planning and Infrastructure in Maldives Mohomed Aslam, other diplomats from the Embassy, high-level Businessmen and…
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The Culture of Maldives

Identification.The Maldives is one of the world’s poorest developing countries. It is threatened by global warming because of its very low elevation. The main natural resources are fisheries and a marine environment conducive to tourism. The other constraints it faces are small and widely dispersed island communities, limited skilled human resources, and rapid population growth.…
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A Slice of Heaven

For the million tourists that flock annually to the Indian Ocean archipelago of the Maldives, the holiday “paradise” of white sand beaches and luminous cyan water quickly embraces them. Speedboats or seaplanes ferry them to high-end hotels on otherwise uninhabited coral islands, by-passing the rest of the country’s far-flung islands where tourism and fishing are…
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China-Maldives Friendship Bridge opens to traffic

MALE, Aug. 31 — The China-Maldives Friendship Bridge, the first cross-sea bridge in the Maldives, opened to traffic on Thursday evening. Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen and representative of the Chinese government and head of China’s International Development Cooperation Agency Wang Xiaotao attended the bridge opening ceremony. Speaing at the occasion, Maldivian President Yameen said the…
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Maldives receives USD 1.4 billion loan from India

India has provided the Maldives with 1.4 billion dollars as a loan. Finance Minister Mr. Ibrahim Ameer explained that out of the 1.4 billion, 800 million is for governmental projects, 200 as budget support and 400 is for currency swap requirements for use by MMA if ever required. He added that out of the 200…
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‘THAI CARGO’ appoints CSA in Male , Maldives

From left to right – Mr.Hassim Miskin – Senior Manager , Thai Cargo , Sri Lanka , Mr. Chaminda Silva – General Manager – Airline GSSA Division MAC Holdings (Pvt) Ltd , Sri Lanka , Mr. Prasaj Pathirana – C.E.O. MAC Holdings (Pvt) Ltd , Sri Lanka , Mr.Ismail Sajid – Managing Director , MARINE…
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Football players to FC Barcelona to develop young athletes and football in Maldives

Three young talented Maldivian football players recently won an opportunity of a lifetime; attending an all-expense paid trip by Milo to a four-day football coaching camp run by FC Barcelona – the FC Barcelona Soccer School. FC Barcelona is one of the world’s leading professional football clubs and home to the world’s most famous players,…
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A healthy and active lifestyle among Maldivian kids with its 4th annual MILO Football Fiesta

Nestlé recently concluded its 4th annual MILO Football Fiesta in Male’. The hugely popular inter-school football tournament for kids under 10 and 12 years saw more than 600 children participate. The tournament has grown over the years to become the most popular kids’ football event of the year. Nestlé has been deeply rooted in the…
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