Options for Investment in Maldives

Possible options for establishing foreign investment in the Maldives

Foreign investors may choose, either to set up an investment wholly owned by foreigners or form joint ventures with Maldivian Nationals or companies registered in the Maldives. As such foreign investments may enter the Maldives under the following options

Option I : Proposal for registering joint venture investments .
Option II: Proposal for registering investments wholly owned by foreigners or legal entities incorporated outside of the Maldives.

A decision on all foreign investment proposals received by Invest Maldives, which meet the conditions, stated in either Option I or option II will be made and communicated to the investor within 7 working days, upon submission of all the relevant documentation.

Relevant documents for option I is listed in Annex 1
Relevant documents for option II is listed in Annex 2


Ministry of Economic Development
Boduthakurufaanu Magu

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