President appoint state ministers for finance

President Abdulla Yameen appointed Mohamed Ibrahim Manik and Ahmed Munawar as ministers of state at the Finance Ministry yesterday (January 12).

“Mr. Ahmed Munawar has attained his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Finance, at the International Islamic University Malaysia; and his Master’s Degree in Economics and Finance, with a major in Monetary Economics, at the Macquarie University, Australia,” the President’s Office said in a statement.

“Mr. Ahmed Munawar has previously served at the Maldives Monetary Authority for over 10 years,” the statement added.