Maldives in the
Maldives history, politics, map, geography, economy,
demography, full information and links.
Maldives in the CIA
Maldives information about the economy, geography, government,
population, communications, military and transnational
Up to date resume about Maldives leaders,
history, main events,
map, flag, geography, news, politics and media links by the BBC.
United Nations Developement Programme in Maldives.
The Maldives portal, with useful information.
Maldives statistics for agriculture, climate, economy, education,
gender equality, health, human development, population,
technology, and water.
Maldives Telecommunications and
Maldives Telecoms Market
Overview and Statistics Report
The Maldives boasts an efficient, up to date telecommunications system.
Through the recent efforts of long-time monopoly telco, Dhivehi Raajjeyge
Gulhun Pvt Ltd (Dhiraagu), there is now full telephone service coverage of
the archipelago. Dhiraagu is a joint venture between the Government of the
Maldives (65%) and Cable & Wireless plc (UK) with 35%. As well as its fixed-line
network, the company also operates a GSM mobile service and was, until recently,
the country’s sole licensed ISP. By early 2006, a second mobile operator was
launching a national service. This report provides an overview of the country’s
telecom sector, together with some pertinent statistics.
See summary and table of
2006 Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband in Asia report for
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka
This 171 page report provides a comprehensive overview of the trends and
developments in telecommunications, broadcasting and pay TV markets in
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Subjects covered include:
* Key Statistics
* Market and Industry Overviews
* Regulatory Environment
* Major Players (fixed and mobile)
* Mobile Voice and Data Markets
* Internet, VoIP, IPTV
* Broadband (FttH, DSL, cable TV, wireless)
* Convergence and Digital Media
Current publication date: April 2006 (12th Edition - ISSN 1442-1674)
See the table of contents
and report summary here.