Recently, a joint webinar was hosted by the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) and the Embassy of Maldives in Abu Dhabi pertaining to investment opportunities in the Maldives. It was in attendance by the Director-General of ADCCI, Mr. Mohamed Helal Al Mheiri, Director-General of the Abu Dhabi Chamber and multiple government ministers from the Maldives.
Emirati investors were given a comprehensive presentation on potential investment opportunities in the Maldives which covered key areas such as investment opportunities in the tourism sector, fisheries, marine life and agriculture just to name a few.
Mr. Mheiri stressed on the need to continue the current momentum of relations between Abu Dhabi and Maldives and the economic and trade corporation at all levels through focusing on establishing constructive partnerships in all sectors of common interests. Furthermore, he notes that the ADCCI will spare no effort to facilitate Maldivian business during the investment system across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi in partnership with the related authorities.
The Minister of Finance of the Maldives, His Excellency Ibrahim Ameer notes that Maldives was working on enhancing economic cooperation between the two countries.
All parties involved note the importance of the webinar to frame a common narrative on the investment opportunities in the Maldives.
Prior to this, stakeholders from the government and the private sector of the Maldives and the United Arab Emirates held an Inaugural Joint Committee Meeting to explore opportunities for corporation on areas of mutual interests.