Taking part in the MDP event to put up posters for its elections campaign this morning, President Solih said voters remained “on the same track” they had been in the days leading up to the last parliamentary elections.
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Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has denied any links to seaplane operator Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA). While airports company MACL and TMA are locked in dispute over the terms of leasing the newly built seaplane terminal at Velana International Airport (VIA), the public has accused Nasheed of making biased remarks regarding the deal.
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Auditor General, Hassan Ziyath, revealed that the internal audit produced by TMA failed to fully disclose the estimated profit from the new seaplane terminal deal. Speaking at the parliamentary public finance committee, Ziyath stated that TMA’s internal audit report did not include passenger carrier fees charged by the company, without which an accurate profit estimation cannot be determined.
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