Trade Agreement Between Govt of Maldives and Govt of India - 31 March 1981
The Republic of India and Republic of Maldives first established diplomatic ties on 1 November 1965. Since then, 15 Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the Confederation of Indian Industry and Government of Maldives with the aim of promoting Indian Investments, particularly housing, infrastructure and privatisation of public sector companies.
Indo-Maldives joint Commission for Economic and Technical Cooperation - 07 February 1986
In addition, the establishment Indo-Maldives Joint Commission for Economic and Technical Cooperation on 7th February 1986 has also been an important arrangement which has strengthened trade ties and allowed investors and traders from both countries to access the markets in both countries.