The Maldives’ President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih embraces India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Solih’s November 2018 inauguration in Male. Photo: AFP The Maldives’ President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih embraces India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Solih’s November 2018 inauguration in Male. Photo: AFP
The Maldives’ President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih embraces India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Solih’s November 2018 inauguration in Male. Photo: AFP
Maldives

Analysis |
India takes lead in Maldives with US$500 million aid package but China is not out of the game

  • New Delhi’s decision to fund the infrastructure project in the archipelagic nation comes amid its game of brinkmanship with Beijing
  • But India’s ties to the Maldives remain secure – based on their proximity, the former’s provision of security and the latter’s strategic location in the Indian Ocean

Topic |   Maldives
The Maldives’ President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih embraces India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Solih’s November 2018 inauguration in Male. Photo: AFP The Maldives’ President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih embraces India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Solih’s November 2018 inauguration in Male. Photo: AFP
The Maldives’ President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih embraces India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Solih’s November 2018 inauguration in Male. Photo: AFP
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