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News Maldives » Trade: Maldives, India and China: How deep is Maldives and tourism in trouble?

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/178175/maldives-india-china-deep-maldives-tourism-trouble
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Those ties were strengthened in December, when the Maldives and China signed a free trade agreement that eliminates most tariffs on Maldivian exports and opens the island nation to Chinese goods and services. China now considers the Maldives part of its ...

News Maldives » Trade: Maldives in crisis: Beijing faces tough choices

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/maldives-crisis-beijing-faces-tough-choices-180214122439606.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Building a blue-water navy that is capable of protecting crucial trade routes, ensuring energy supplies and securing overseas Chinese assets is a stated goal of the PLA's modernisation programme. The Maldives' geographic position, therefore, is key ...

News Maldives » Trade: The crisis in the Maldives, explained

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2018/02/12/how-is-trade-with-china-related-to-the-state-of-emergency-in-maldives-heres-what-you-need-to-know/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

[Why is India ‘missing’ 63 million women — even though development is roaring?] In December, China and Maldives signed a free-trade agreement despite the opposition’s disapproval. The 1,000-page document passed in parliament with less than an hour ...

News Maldives » Trade: India, China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/india-china-vie-influence-crisis-unfolds-maldives-52993084
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

China now sees the Maldives as a crucial part of its "One Belt One Road" project along ancient trade routes through the Indian Ocean and Central Asia. The initiative envisages building ports, railways and roads to expand trade — and China's influence ...

News Maldives » Trade: Maldives turmoil: Trade not hit

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/thiruvananthapuram/2018/feb/08/maldives-turmoil-trade-not-hit-1770467.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The political turmoil in the Maldives, the picturesque island nation situated South of the Lakshadweep Islands, has, so far, not hit trade with India which takes place via the two South Indian ports including Vizhinjam. Finesse Shipping ...

News Maldives » Trade: Rift Between China, International Community Over Maldives Growing

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/maldives-china/4246068.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

The Maldives, which is known more for its luxury resorts, has become an increasingly important part of China’s global trade and infrastructure project, the "Belt and Road" initiative. It is also seen by analysts as a key strategic outpost in the Indian ...

News Maldives » Trade: Maldives: Why Are We Ignoring The Key Narrative? – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/13022018-maldives-why-are-we-ignoring-the-key-narrative-analysis/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The other plan of action of imposing sanctions on Maldives will just be as counter-effective. The three decade old trade agreement between India and Maldives gives special privileges to the Maldives for importing items from India which are restricted to ...

News Maldives » Trade: India and the Maldives Emergency

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/india-and-the-maldives-emergency/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Then in December last year, the Maldives and China signed a Free Trade Agreement, much to India’s concern. Delhi is worried about Beijing’s mounting influence over Maldives and the strategic implications for India. China’s growing presence in the ...

News Maldives » Trade: U.S., India must save the Maldives

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/Voices/2018/02/09/US-India-must-save-the-Maldives/2201518186807/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

The world has changed, and as pointed out by Edwin Feulner, founder of the Heritage Foundation, Asia now has more than double the trade the United States has ... Sri Lanka and the Maldives, all three of which will be core to any Indo-Pacific strategy ...

News Maldives » Trade: As Crisis Unfolds in Maldives, India and China Vie for Influence

News channel or source: http://www.indiawest.com/news/india/as-crisis-unfolds-in-maldives-india-and-china-vie-for/article_8c05c4c2-1033-11e8-bcb5-3b0bf7135021.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

China now sees the Maldives as a crucial part of its “One Belt One Road” project along ancient trade routes through the Indian Ocean and Central Asia. The initiative envisages building ports, railways and roads to expand trade — and China’s ...