Foreign investors turning away from the Maldives in favour of more stable political environments in the region, such as Mauritius and Seychelles, leader of the Progressive Party of the Maldives and presidential candidate Abdulla Yameen has said.
Speaking at rally on Saturday, Yameen said investors were overlooking the Maldives.
“With our present woes no one wants to invest here. They are looking at Seychelles and Caracas. No foreign investor wants to come to the Maldives,” local media reported him as saying.