Construction industry magnates condemned calls to halt projects.
The president promoted Major General Abdulla Shamaal and Assistant Commissioner of Police Mohamed Hameed.
Legal changes to eliminate tariffs on agricultural equipment were approved Tuesday.
GST accounted for 65 percent of revenue during November.
42 MPs voted to send the bill to committee for further review.
The missing funds were identified in 27 probes concluded during the first three quarters of 2018.
The president's office invited complaints concerning politically motivated arrests.
The Maldives ends 2018 as a sure sign of hope for human rights, writes the Deputy South Asia Director of Amnesty International.
President Solih launched the campaign as pledged in his first 100-day action plan.
The PPM ticket was awarded to 42 candidates without a primary contest.
An interview with Khadeeja Suzeena, the founder of SuzieCrafts.