Abu Dhabi Fund for Development contributes $52 million for Maafaru International Airport Project

The number of tourist coming to the Maldives is increasing at an unprecedented rate, and the Maldives Government has inaugurated several projects aimed at improving the tourism infrastructure. Among them is the Maafaru International Airport, aimed at serving the northern and eastern regions of the archipelago. The airport has received substantial support from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), part of UAE’s pledge to assist the economic development of the Maldives.