President receives invitation to SAARC summit

President Nasheed has received an invitation to the 16th South Asian Summit for Region Cooperation (SAARC) to be held in Bhutan.

The letter of invitation was presented to the president by the Bhutanese Prime Minister, Jigme Thinley.

President Nasheed said that the SAARC summit should be ‘result orientated’, and that greater cooperation among member countries was needed.