TOURISM

TOURISM The Maldives is one of the world’s best tourism destinations. With 30 per cent share in GDP tourism is attracting a lot of attention. A tried and tested brand over the decades it offers enormous potential for investment opportunities. Areas of growth are:...

FINANCIAL SERVICES

FINANCIAL SERVICES The country’s financial sector holds plenty of promise for investors, given the rising demand from local businesses for financing in the tourism sector and others as well other sectors with growth potential, along with regional demand to which...

ENERGY

ENERGY The Maldives has set a target of generating 50% of its power from renewable sources by 2025. Also in order to decrease its oil-vulnerability Maldives is interested in oil and gas exploration in its waters. The demand for power continues to increase in the...

INFRASTRUCTURE AND CONSTRUCTION

INFRASTRUCTURE AND CONSTRUCTION With 11.5 per cent share of GDP and 20.6 percent growth (2013-2014) of this sector the rapid development and urbanization coupled with new developments in the tourism sector are the engines driving the large number of projects on offer...

AGRI-BUSINESS

AGRI-BUSINESS At 2.3 per cent of GDP the agri-business sector in the Maldives continues to be of enormous interest, because of the strong demand for quality agri-produce in the booming tourism sector Commercial egg production. Over USD10mn worth of eggs are imported...