Nasheed’s return: China too deeply entrenched in the Maldives now | National Herald Nasheed’s return: China too deeply entrenched in the Maldives now

Both Nasheed and Solih have stated they would be revisiting Chinese projects, but it’s unlikely that any major Chinese project’d be scrapped

PM Modi to visit Maldives on Nov 17, to attend swearing in ceremony of president-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

India News – India-Maldives ties came under strain under Yameen who was perceived to be close to China.

PM Modi to attend swearing-in of Maldives’ president-elect Ibrahim Solih PM Modi to attend swearing-in of Maldives’ president-elect Ibrahim Solih

This will be PM Modi’s first visit to Male

Narendra Modi to attend oath-taking ceremony of Maldives president-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

In September, Solih described India as the island nation’s ‘closest ally’ and said the cordial relationship would continue.

The prime minister will also visit Singapore to take part in the 13th East Asia Summit.

PM Modi to attend swearing-in of Maldives president-elect Solih; fresh ties in the offing

This will be Modi's first visit to the Maldives after assuming office. In March 2015, his visit was cancelled owing to the volatile political situation in that country.

PM Modi to Attend Maldives President-Elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's Swearing-in Ceremony on November 17 | LatestLY

Analysts were unsure whether Modi would be attending the event as his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan has also been invited. PM Modi to Attend Maldives President-Elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's Swearing-in Ceremony on November 17.

India News: The Prime Minister will also visit Singapore to take part in the 13th East Asia Summit and other meetings on November 14 and 15, MEA spokesperson Rave

PM Modi to Make Maiden Trip to Maldives for President-elect Solih's Swearing-In

Modi had been extended the invitation in September, days after Solih, the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s candidate, emerged victorious over strongman president Abdulla Yameen.

PM Modi to attend Maldives President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih’s swearing-in ceremony on Nov 17 | india news | Hindustan Times PM Modi to attend Maldives President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih’s swearing-in ceremony on Nov 17

Solih, the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s candidate who emerged victorious over incumbent president Abdulla Yameen in the election held on September 23, had extended the invitation during a phone call by Modi.