Our close ally and neighbor India’s aid to Maldives are transparent and within the framework of law says Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid.
Foreign Minister highlighted the generosity of India to assist Maldives in several key development projects in his speech during the virtual event ‘Perspective on India’s International Development Corporation’.
The event moderated by India’s former Foreign Secretary Mr. Vijay Gokal, several other countries including Bhutan’s Foreign Minister also participated.
Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid said ever since this government came into power in 2018, India has been a great ally to the nation of Maldives especially high impact community development projects funded by generous aid from India.
He further added India has contributed greatly to ensure the safety of the region with its ‘Neighborhood First’ policy and hopes India will play a key role in advocating against climate change on international platforms.
Asia’s Economic Dialogue is an economic conference held by India’s Ministry of External Affairs in partnership with Pune International Center.