The Ministry of Health has announced employment opportunities for Indians to work in the Maldivian health sector. In an ad posted in an Indian news,  over 520 vacant jobs slots were announced for doctors, dentists, nurses, radiographers, and physiotherapists. In the ad, 230 jobs were available for doctors with $2939Continue Reading

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has given the greenlight to close all government offices in the Greater Malé Area as a series of preemptive measures  taken to curb the surge in COVID19 cases in the Maldives. The announcement was made through a statement release by the President’s Office. However, the statementContinue Reading

Norway has detected its first official case of a new strain of bird flu identified at H5N8. A cousin of the deadly 1918 Spanish flu H1N1, the H5N8 strain is generally milder and less pathogenic than its deadly cousin. However, scientists has warned that the recently discovered strain in ScandinaviaContinue Reading

According to a study conducted by the US CDC, the fatal Chapare virus can be transmitted from human to human. First recorded in 2004 in rural Bolivia, the disease is a close relative of the deadly Ebola virus with similar symptoms. However, unlike Ebola  the Chapare Virus has no knownContinue Reading

The Anti-Corruption Commission of Maldives (ACC) has released a statement, declaring that the ventilator corruption case forwarded to the Prosecutor General’s Office has sufficient evidence to press charges against the indicted individuals. In the Statement, ACC outlined a brief timeline of the corruption scandal in procuring 75 ventilators. According toContinue Reading

The Anti-Corruption Commission of Maldives has released a statement regarding the corruption involved in procuring 75 ventilators for the COVID-19 pandemic. The statement released today states that the Anti-Corruption Commission had initiated the investigation on 14th April 2020 and that the Investigation ended on 13th October 2020. The massive investigationContinue Reading